Priyal Keni

Education: MCom Commerce, R. A. Podar College of Commerce & Economics, India; graduated in 2019

Pre-MBA industry: Consulting

Pre-MBA role: Consultant, Deloitte

Clubs: Impact Consulting Club (ExCo), Women in Business Club (ExCo), Consulting Club (ExCo), First-Generation, Low or Intermediate Income Club (ExCo), Women’s Touch Rugby Club

About me: Priyal is a Laidlaw Scholar and Forté Foundation Fellow. An Indian Chartered Accountant by qualification, she began her career as a professional rifle shooter representing India for seven years as a member of the Indian shooting team. She then made a pivot to working in the consulting domain, with her most recent stint being with Deloitte.

Priyal is also the founder of a non-profit organisation in India and one of the top 30 individuals selected globally to serve as a strategic advisor to UN Women as part of the 30 for 2030 network. A five-time TEDx speaker, she has spoken about her work on several platforms and is a strong advocate of gender equality. An avid content creator on LinkedIn, she is one of the top influencers selected by the platform for their maiden Creator Accelerator Programme.

As a contributor to the Students and Admissions blog, she loves talking about consulting, tech, entrepreneurship, social impact and sports and is always up for a good conversation.

Three topics I can be approached about: Women at LBS; consulting; clubs at LBS.

Email address: pkeni.mba2024@london.edu