An MBA graduate of Harvard Business School, Mr. Carlson has successfully advised applicants from around the world in gaining acceptance to top MBA programs and management consulting firms. After graduating from HBS, he was a case team leader at Bain & Company, working in the Dallas and Bangkok offices, serving clients in healthcare, private equity, financial services, retail, airlines and industrial goods. After leaving Bain, Mr. Carlson became an executive at an early-stage machine-learning company. Prior to enrolling at Harvard Business School, he was a senior associate in KPMG’s advisory practice in Silicon Valley after earning a bachelor of science degree summa cum laude in accounting and economics from Brigham Young University – Hawaii. He speaks conversational Spanish.