Almost with apprehension and a sense of dread,
And how we prefer zombies to being dead,
The class entered and filled up the first floor,
It turned out that we got in through Thomas Haymore,
Elated, dread replaced with enthusiasm,
We seek to merge the ever gaping chasm
Team Dynamo (Subject to Change)
-Al’s experience: Citigroup Global Markets Ltd, Analyst, Emerging Markets Investment Banking 2006-2008. Pal Investment Fund, Associate-CEO Office, 2008-2010. Martini Media, Chief of Stuff – Intern, summer of 2011. Co-Founder of Yamsafer – online travel booking start-up, 2011
-Hung’s experience: McKinsey & Company, Analyst, Emerging Market Corporate Banking Strategy, 2011. / Research paper in Indoor Navigation on Smartphone, 2010. / Techno-Sciences Inc, Research Intern, Coastal defense surveillance system, 2009. / Other experience include real estate development, heavy machinery manufacturing in emerging markets, green building development at U.S. EPA.
-Megh’s experience: After graduating with a degree in Information Technology, worked with Microsoft for 3 years. Multiple roles within Microsoft as a technical contributor before eventually moving to Microsoft Consulting. Worked with Pfizer, Global Crossing and the United Nations on their projects based off of SQL, Sharepoint and Biztalk technologies. Start-up experience in India as founder of a social start-up focused on connecting people with causes that resonate with them, igive (2010)
–Elika’s experience-Summer 2011 worked on market strategy for a Toronto-based startup expanding to US-midwest market, tried launching 2 startups (second market size evaluated too small to launch, first one went to business plan stage and vc-pitch but didn’t take off), Summer 2011 worked at a PE firm, currently working for another PE firm in Menlo Park, masters in MS&E engineering (2n’d year), undergrad in engineering (industrial engineering).
IDEA: The idea is in the online travel space, with a focus on social
networks, last minute and group discounts. The key differentiator is a
focus on untapped emerging markets.