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MBA- finance candidate at Hofstra University

New York, New York, 11004, United States
May 26, 2010

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Dhawal Vora, 73-49, 260th street, Glen Oaks, NY-11004 Linked Linked in address: contact: 917-***-****

Profile: MBA in Finance candidate, undergraduate degree in computer engineering with two years of professional experience. Strengths include financial analysis, quantitative analysis and problem solving. Seeking an real estate intern position.


Hofstra university, Public safety, Hempstead, NY October 2009 - Present

Resident Safety Representative

• Maintaining a link between students and public safety office by presenting the safety issues of students in front of public safety department.

• Providing appropriate assistance to students and staff

Allied glassware pvt ltd., Mumbai, India June 2008 – August 2009

Assistant manager and financial analyst

• Assisted management in operations, maintenance, administration and improvements

• Assisted in generating detailed financial and operational projections (i.e. revenues per branch and product, expenses per operation).

• Analyzed financial documents and suggested changes in the business plan

• Conducted in-depth competitive analysis of glassware products

• Managed purchase and payment department.

• Helped to increase revenue by 15% by renegotiating the price with manufacturers and suppliers

• Managed computer systems and databases.

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Center (TIFR), Mumbai, India June 2007 – May 2008

Team leader and Software engineer

• Lead Wikipedia to CD conversion project

• Developed a code to convert a 3GB junk of data into ‘Gnowsys’ structure.

• Learned different concepts and explained them to the team members

• Assigned tasks to team members

• Set a deadline for each and every milestone of our project making sure that they were achieved on time


Frank G. Zarb School of Business, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY August 2009- Present

M.B.A. in finance, May 2011

Relevant graduate courses: Accounting & financial reporting, Quantitative management, Managerial finance

Relevant graduate projects:

• Performed accounting analysis for McDonald’s corp.

• Lead financial analysis project for Chevron corp.

• Developed a marketing plan for ‘Blu Cigs’- An electronic cigarette.

• Developed an Online railway ticket reservation system.

• Attended financial modeling workshop

University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India June 2004- May 2008

Bachelor of engineering in Computer science, June 2008 – graduated in the top 5% of the class.

Personal achievements and other skills

• Hofstra MBA/MS association (Member)

• Hofstra Graduate Finance Association (HGFA) (Member)

• Scored 95 percentile in NITAT (National IT Aptitude Test 2009).

• Event organizer of ‘Study abroad’, ‘Oracle seminar’ and ‘Java seminar’ for CSI (Computer Society of India).

Computer Skills: MS Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Access, Studio, Publisher), C,C++, SQL, HTML,XML.

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