Chi Sigma Consulting

Fall 2018


Dani Sharara  |  Executive Director

Dani Sharara is a fourth-year student at Northeastern University pursuing a degree in Industrial Engineering with minors in Business and Civil Engineering. He spent the majority of his childhood in Beirut, Lebanon before moving to Boston for college. Dani is currently co-oping at Lahey Health as an Associate Project Manager in the Performance Improvement Operations department. Other work experience includes a 6 month internship at Simpson Gumpertz and Heger in San Francisco. Currently serving his second semester at Chi Sigma Consulting, Dani was elected Executive Director in the Spring of 2018 and has high hopes for the future of the organization. 




Sanjit Kotwal  |  Director of Consulting

Sanjit is a third year at Northeastern University, majoring in Finance, accounting and International Business. On campus, Sanjit is the Vice President of the International Business Club and the Vice President of Professional Development of AKPsi, a professional fraternity. He also runs his non-profit and advisory ventures in India. Sanjit has a profound interest in basketball, soccer and photography.


Brandon Ngo  |  Director of Operations

Brandon is a third year at Northeastern University studying Finance. Currently, he is interning at Goldman Sachs in their securities lending division. He previously interned at a middle market private equity firm and a boutique technology consulting firm. On campus, Brandon is the treasurer of NUImpact, an Impact Investing Initiative. In his free time, he enjoys powerlifting, photography, and traveling.


Ethan Zak        Engagement Manager

Ethan Zak is a third year student at Northeastern University in the D’Amore McKim School of Business, pursuing a degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Accounting. His past work experiences include working on the revenue team as a co-op at Wellington Management, and interning on the sales team at Agiloft, Inc. Through these work experiences Ethan has gained many valuable skills, such as critical thinking in a fast paced environment, time management, and engaging with members within and outside of his team. Ethan hopes to pursue an enriching career in the investment industry. Originally from the San Francisco Bay Area in California, Ethan enjoys Mexican cuisine, playing and watching sports, and spending time with family and friends.


Lili Kobayashi                 Associate Consultant

Lili is a 2nd-year Northeastern University student, pursuing a double concentration and double major in BSBA in Marketing/ Finance and Fine Arts in Graphic Design. She serves in several organizations within Northeastern University, including serving on the E-board as Vice President of Public Relations of the Business Fraternity (Alpha Kappa Psi), serving as Head of External Committee on the E-board for the Japanese Student Association, volunteering in organizations such as Jumpstart and Husky Ambassadors, and participating on the traveling team for Club Tennis. Her work experiences include co-oping at Reebok Headquarters as the role of Social Purpose and interning over the summer at Enable Japan in Tokyo as a content creator. 



Ghinwa Naja         Engagement Manager


Everett Tu            Associate Consultant

Everett is a third-year student at Northeastern University in the D'Amore-McKim School of Business. He is currently studying Finance and a minor in Business Analytics. His past co-op was at KPMG as a Pricing Desk Analyst, and is now looking for his next position. His past jobs have related to real estate, working for Keller Williams as an Administrative Assistant and for Loan Rebate, Inc. as an Analyst. As a San Diego native, he enjoys camping, eating new food, and playing music. 


Christine Taing                 Engagement Manager

Christine is a fifth-year Design major concentrating in Experience Design, minoring in Mechanical Engineering and Chinese. She grew up in Los Angeles and moved to Boston to experience weather. She has co-oped at Canon USA as a Mechanical Engineer and is currently co-oping  at Marsh & McLennan Companies as a Digital and Graphics Specialist. Her other work experiences include working as a Host at Barcelona Wine Bar and interning at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory. She is a 47kg powerlifter on Northeastern University's Powerlifting team and loves fashion, food, and traveling. 


Ian Mcguire                    Associate Consultant

Ian is a second-year student at Northeastern University in the D’Amore-McKim School of Business. He is currently pursuing a degree in Finance and Accounting. He previously lived in New York and London before moving to Tokyo, where he eventually graduated from an international school. Ian spent this summer studying at the London School of Economics, and has spent his past summers as a camp counselor in Japan. He is actively involved in volunteer work, and is constantly seeking opportunities to improve the communities around him. In his free time, Ian enjoys playing basketball, reading, and spending time with friends and family. 


Evan Moore                      Associate Consultant

Evan Moore is a third year student in the College of Engineering at Northeastern University. He is currently pursuing a degree in Industrial Engineering, and hopes to also attain an Engineering Management Master’s Degree concurrently. Evan works at MIT Lincoln Laboratory as a co-op, where he manages facilities and assists with business operations for the fabrication engineering group. He wishes to continue developing his project management skills, and loves working on artistic projects in his free time. Originally from New Jersey, he enjoys city life in Boston, spending time with friends, and listening to music.


Melissa Soong                Associate Consultant

Melissa Soong is a second-year student at Northeastern University pursuing a degree in International Business with a double concentration in Marketing and Finance. Originally from Huntington Beach, California, her passion for traveling and new experiences landed her a spot in the inaugural N.U. in China Program—a first semester study abroad experience. In the future, she hopes to take her global experiences and work with people of all backgrounds in the hotel and hospitality industry. She has previously worked with international trade at the World Trade Center of Los Angeles, with the Sales & Marketing team at the DoubleTree by Hilton Boston North Shore, and with the Finance department at the Four Points by Sheraton in Anaheim. Her passions include ballet dance, photography, and pageantry.


Emmie Galler           Associate Consultant

Emmie Galler is a third year at Northeastern University pursuing a combined degree in Political Science and Business Administration with a concentration in Entrepreneurship. Emmie enjoys the combination of these two majors because she believes that new solutions and inventions are necessary to improve the quality of life for people across the world. She completed her first co-op at EF Education First where she was an product experience specialist in the Explore America Department. She will begin her second co-op in July, at Marsh McLennan as a consultant for retirement services in Boston. Emmie is originally from Santa Barbara, California and enjoys the ocean and the outdoors. In her free time she enjoys traveling, listening to music, and reading.


Miguel Abouchedid         Associate Consultant

Miguel is a third year Economics and Finance major from Caracas, Venezuela. He has lived in Venezuela, Ohio, and China. The economic disparities between China and Venezuela interested him to persue a degree in economics. Some of the things tha he enjoys outside of classes are sports, reading, and cooking. Miguel plays as a forward for the Northeastern rugby team where he enjoys leading the scrum and advancing the backs. Ultimately he wants to do something in life where he can give back to the community and help people out.