Previous degree(s): BEng in Mechanical Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore; graduated in 2019
Pre-MBA industry: Supply chain
Pre-MBA role: Manager, Supply Chain Solutions, Toll Group
Clubs: Entrepreneurship Club (Executive Committee – Ecosystems), Women in Business Club, Women’s Touch Rugby Club, Private Equity and Venture Capital Club
Three topics I can be approached about: Moving overseas; Tech Disrupt and Transform Scholarship; working part-time during term.
About me: Originally from Mumbai, Taraana pursued a degree in Mechanical Engineering with a specialisation in design thinking and innovation at the National University of Singapore. She then joined Toll Group as an Analyst and progressed to the role of Supply Chain Solutions Manager. With a background in data analysis, strategic planning and project execution, she has collaborated with over 100 clients in nine Asian markets across various industries.
Seeking to broaden her business acumen and leadership skills, Taraana chose to pursue an MBA at LBS, attracted by its diverse classroom environment, networking opportunities and resources for budding entrepreneurs. Her passion lies in digital strategy and innovation. She has channelled her efforts into serving on the Executive Committee for the Entrepreneurship Club at LBS. Her initiatives are geared towards nurturing the startup ecosystem within the LBS community and making these new opportunities accessible to fellow students. Taraana is an LBS Tech Disrupt and Transform Scholar and actively engages with others in this ecosystem.
Taraana enjoys the outdoors and exploring London during her leisure time, offering a unique perspective to fellow students new to the city.