Donglin Jia

MBA Class of 2017

UConn MBA Ambassador

Donglin is a second-year MBA candidate with 9 years of experience in technical support, system implementation, consulting, product management, business development and people management. He encompasses a strong background in technical consulting, business and strategy analysis, project management as well as product go-to-market strategy. Donglin is an avid problem solver who is motivated, curious, and always seeks for self-improvement, understand connection between things and can quickly adapt to new changes. He also collaborates well with others and looks to improve the business performance and efficiency.

Specialization:  Business Analysis and Finance

Career Focus: Product Management, Consulting, Business Analysis

2016 Summer Internship:

Google – Strategy Analyst – MBA Intern

MBA Achievements/Awards:

  • James H. Ellis ’55 Scholarship Fund award
  • Milo & Mary Albanese Business Scholarship
  • The Wilkos Family MBA Fellowship

MBA Clubs/Organizations: 

Student Managed Fund – Fund Manager and Technology Manager

Previous Employer(s):  IBM

Other Interests: Hiking, Travelling, Reading, Long distance running, Fine Arts

Contact Information
CoursesData Analysis using R, Predictive Modeling, Valuation of Financial Assets, Private Equity and Venture Capital