Hometown: Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico
MBA Majors: Finance (Investment Banking)
Areas of Expertise: Finance, International Relations, and Consulting
Pierre Dunkel is an MBA candidate at the Kelley School of Business, Indiana University. He is majoring in Finance and pursuing a career in investment banking.
Before coming to Kelley, Pierre worked as an auditor and analyst of a European multinational firm, where he was promoted several times, allowing him to learn about manufacturing and corporate finance. Prior to this experience, Pierre raised $100k to open a fine dining Mediterranean restaurant and managed its operations, media relations, and creative design for two years. During his undergraduate career, he had the opportunity to explore a fruitful acting career that allowed him to participate in several indie films. Although his diverse background has allowed him to grow professionally, he seeks to understand the larger strategic challenges that he will face in his future career in finance.
Pierre views his Kelley experience as an opportunity to deepen his skill set within finance through the concentration on Investment Banking and Investment Management, while also developing a well-rounded, cross-functional set of abilities through the integrated core. He looks forward to the opportunity to build on his past experience through Kelley’s superb MBA program in order to transition into a career in investment banking.