Karan K.


Karan is currently a first-year student pursuing his MBA at Columbia Business School. At CBS, Karan is a member of the Management Consulting Association, the Columbia Student Investment Management Association, and the Restructuring and Distressed Investing Group. He graduated from Emory University in 2011, majoring in Economics and Political Science.

Prior to B-School, Karan spent four years at a FinTech startup in NYC focused on evaluating hedge fund portfolios, where he led a team managing relationships with the firm’s hedge fund and allocator clientele. He began his career in institutional sales, raising capital for several private equity, credit, and hedge funds at a boutique placement agent.

Karan enjoys skiing, is a keen reader, and an avid soccer fan.

Education & Qualifications
  • Columbia Business School, MBA Candidate
  • Emory University, BA in Economics, Political Science
  • Business
  • GMAT
  • Accounting
  • Mathematics
  • Case Coaching
  • MBA Admissions