Akiba Smith-Francis

mbaMission

About

An MBA, MPA and AB graduate of Harvard University, Akiba has provided guidance and support to business school applicants since 2007. Her extensive background in career coaching (Columbia Business School), management consulting (McKinsey), and professional development (MLT) make her a value-added asset to MBA admissions clients. Prior to joining The MBA Exchange, Akiba’s professional experience spanned Goldman Sachs, The Clorox Company, Telemundo, and the United Nations. She also worked in the nonprofit sector in the Caribbean and Latin America. A published author, she is proficient in Spanish

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Education

2003 - 2005
MBA
Harvard Business School
2002 - 2005
MPA
Harvard Kennedy School
1996 - 2000
BA
Harvard College

Career

2016 - 2017
Managing Consultant & Head of Coaching, YSC Americas
YSC
2010 - 2017
Career Coach
Columbia Business School
2005 - 2017
Member, Board of Directors
Cool Kids Learn
2014 - 2016
Consultant
The Exetor Group
2013 - 2014
Program Lead & Coach, Professional Development
Management Leadership for Tomorrow
2012 - 2013
Career coach
counSOUL
2011 - 2013
Contributing blogger
Levo League
2012 - 2013
Contributing blogger - TopMBAConnect
QS Quacquarelli Symonds
2010 - 2013
Contributing writer
ThisGeneration
2007 - 2013
Senior Consultant
MBA Mission