Students profiles

MTE Students 2019-21

Sevan Afeian

Education: Equivalent of a BSc.’s degree after 2 years in CentraleSupélec, a French generalist engineering school.

Areas of interest:
I would like to work in Entrepreneurship, not necessarily creating my own Start-up but being part of such a project. Regarding the field of Start-up, I have a preference for computer science but the most important to me is finding a project that interests me.

 Languages: French, English, Spanish

Jean-Baptiste Beau

Education: Bsc. IC Communication Systems, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Startup (focus on end customer)

 Languages: French, English

Jérémy Bensoussan

Education: BSc. Communication Systems, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Politics, Public services, Consulting

 Languages: French, English

Benjamin Bollade

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL + Exchange in Industrial Management, KTH, Sweden

Areas of interest:
Corporate strategy, Consulting, Aviation

 Languages: French, English, German

Maxime Cairala

Education: BSc. General Engineering, CentraleSupelec, France

Areas of interest:
Luxury, Industrial Manufacturing, Finance

 Languages: French, English

Etienne Caquot

Education: BSc. Communication Systems, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Information technologies and services, Luxury goods and jewelry, Financial services

 Languages: French, English

Jingwei CHEN

Education: BSc. Industrial Engineering, Zhejiang University, China

Areas of interest:
Investment Analysis in PE/VC; Investment Banking, Asset Management, Equity Research in Investment Bank.

 Languages: Chinese, English, French

Viktor Crettenand

Education: BSc. Physics, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Anything related to physics, in particular: nuclear technologies, optics, sensors, biophysics, medical physics. I’m also interested sectors involving data analysis/machine learning etc. I have special interest in the topics of eco-friendly agriculture, farming and vehicles.

 Languages: French, English, Hungarian, German (B2)

Astrid Cros

Education: BSc. Physics EPFL

Areas of interest:
Food processing, hospitality and catering sectors

 Languages: French, English

Sophie De Becker

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Media, entertainment, advertising, arts; the environment and sustainability, renewable energy; technology electronics, robotics; fashion and beauty

 Languages: French, English

Yao DI

Education: MSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Regulated Industry (Medical Devices, Tobacco, Consumer Goods)

Languages: Chinese, English, (French)

Selim Eker

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Consulting in Automotive Industry and in general. Or Real Estate Investing.

 Languages: French, English, German

Yasmine El Hafdi

Education: BSc. General Engineering back at Ecole Centrale Paris and a year of Maser there as well

Areas of interest:
I’m really interested in all what’s related to Artificial Intelligence and Data science. I also aim at working in a management position (project management, product management etc…) not a purely technical job, that’s why I chose this Master.

 Languages: French-English-Arabic-Spanish

Sarah Fleury

Education: BSc. Microengineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
I would be interested in managing projects in biomedical or semi conductor industry. I am also motivated by sustainable projects and institution linked projects that involve international politics.

 Languages: French, English, rather good German and a bit of Spanish

Mattia Gallese

Education: BSc. Automotive Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Areas of interest:
I want to work in the strategic consulting field during the first years of my career.

In my late twenties, I plan to enroll for an executive MBA to improve my education.

After that, I want to start a managerial career within a global company in the automotive or tech industry and I will work hard to become the CEO of this company.

 Languages: Italian, English, French (basic knowledge)

Jean-Baptiste Gerbouin
Jean-Baptiste Gerbouin

Education: BSc. industrial engineering, Polytechnique Montreal, Canada

Areas of interest:
Strategy consulting, Private equity, Project management

 Languages: French, English

Achille Hespel

Education: BSc. Physics, EPFL

Areas of interest:
I have no clear idea yet but I really like optimization, making things work for the best, and I am also fond of strategy/decision making. I would like later to lead and manage a team/project, having this « human contact » aspect. If this can help I am interested in many fields like technology, physics, philosophy and biology.

 Languages: French & English fluently, light knowledge in German and Swedish

Ju-Hsuan HSIEH

Education: MSc. Communication Engineering, NTU, Taiwan

Areas of interest:
Information Technology, Communication Systems, 5G/wireless chips /Semiconductor

 Languages: Chinese(Mandarin), English(C2), German(A1-A2)

Sijing HUANG

Education: BSc. Physics, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Energy technologies and infrastructures

 Languages: Chinese, French, English

Mehdi Jaber

Education: BSc. Civil Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Supply chain and Logistics, Production management, Steel construction

 Languages: French, English

Esther Jörg

Education: BSc. Environmental Sciences and Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Environment, Energy, R&D, Industry, Management, Supply Chain and Logistics, Health. I’m open to be in a lot of sectors, I like challenges and new perspectives

 Languages: French, English, B2 Italian, notions of German

Maria Katergi

Education: BEng. Chemical Engineering, American University of Beirut, Lebanon

Areas of interest:
Food industry, pharmaceuticals, consumer goods, management consulting, tech industry

 Languages: Arabic, French and English

Gaspard Ky

Education: MSc. Engineering at Centrale Lille, France

Areas of interest:
Consulting, aviation

 Languages: French, English

Nessreddine Loudiy

Education: BSc. Management of digital business and information technologies, Centrale Nantes, France

Areas of interest:
Technology, Consulting, Innovation, Big data, Machine Learning

 Languages: Arabic, French, English, bit of German

Colas Mutter

Education: BSc. Mechanical engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
I would be eager to discover aeronautical or construction and public work or health industry (robot factory etc.)

 Languages: French, English (C1), German (C1), Spanish (notions)

Romain Pichard

Education: BSc. Civil Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Bank, finance

 Languages: French, English, Spanish

Yohann Pouliquen

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
The courses that interested me in the mechanical engineering bachelor were mostly automation. Any industry sector that is somehow linked to robotics would therefore interest me.

 Languages: French. English level C1, Spanish and German level B1.

Lucas Rongier

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Automotive industry, logistics, e-sports

 Languages: French, English, basics in Spanish

Theo SIMON

Education: BSc. Civil Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Finance, New Technologies, Energy, Transportation, Environment

 Languages: French, English, German

Linas Syvis

Education: BSc. Econometrics, Vilnius university, Lithuania

Areas of interest:
Banking and Finance; anything related to applied Blockchain technology; artificial intelligence, data analysis and forecasting;

 Languages: Lithuanian, English, German

Jules Triomphe

Education: BSc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Mainly high-technology environments, in particular in the transportation industry (aviation and railway or new types of transportation, not necessarily made for humans (merchandise delivery systems, possibly automated, hyperloop, innovative network distribution systems, high-tech drones, etc.)).

 Languages: French, English (fluent), Mandarin (conversational), German (basic understanding)

Alexandre Vinot

Education: BSc. Engineering, CentraleSupelec, France

Areas of interest:
Luxury, Transport, Energy

 Languages: French, English

Alexandra Wilkinson

Education: BSc. Environmental Sciences and Engineering, EPFL

Areas of interest:
Management consulting, private equity, food & drink, technology, healthcare

 Languages: English, French, German

MTE Students 2018-2020

Christina Barbas

Education: MEng Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

Areas of interest: 
I would like to pursue positions of responsibility and leadership, where I will have the chance to obtain a deep understanding of the demands posed by global trends and the real-life challenges encountered in globally renowned public organisations and consulting firms. In the near future, I envision leading an international career in business strategy.

Languages: Greek, French, English, Italian

Antoine Gomez

Education: Bsc. Communication Systems, EPFL, Switzerland

Areas of interest:
Development aid, social business, Data Sciences, AI

Languages: French, Spanish, English

Pierre Latécoère

Education: BSc. Communication Systems, EPFL, Switzerland

Areas of interest:
Strategic Consulting, Investment Banking, Machine Learning Applications

Languages: French, English, German

Thibaud Muffat-Jeandet

Education: Bsc. Mechanical Engineering, EPFL, Switzerland

Areas of interest:
Biotechnologies, Management Consulting, Communication & Medias, Digital Economy

Languages: French, English, Spanish

Maximilien Petit

Education: BSc. in Environmental sciences and engineering, EPFL, Switzerland

Areas of interest:
Sustainable development and environment, health industry, technological companies, startup… Open to many field until I fix one

Languages: French, English, German, Spanish

Jules Pochon

Education: Bsc. in Microtechnics, EPFL, Switzerland

Areas of interest:
Hedge funding, watchmaking, data protection start-up

Languages: French, English, Spanish

Michela Saenz

Education: Bsc. in biotechnology engineering

Areas of interest:
Biotechnology or pharmaceutical industry

Languages: Spanish, English

Qing Xu

Education: B.E in Polymer Materials and Engineering, B.S in Business Administration(second degree), Tsinghua University, China

Areas of interest:
Consulting, FMCG, Chemicals and NGO

Languages: Chinese, Englis