Akshay Chhabra, SM’16

New York, New York

Analytics Specialist
McKinsey & Company

Akshay Chhabra, SM’16, is a passionate volunteer and one of the youngest members of the Alumni Board. Chhabra received a master of science in analytics from the University of Chicago Graham School of Continuing Liberal and Professional Studies in 2016 and is now working with McKinsey & Company as an analytics specialist. His passion for data and developing relations with industry partners is demonstrated through his commitment at the University and beyond to make connections for recruitment and research. Chhabra is also very passionate about soccer, describing himself as “an avid soccer fan.” He combined his passion for soccer and volunteerism to help found a soccer academy to help underprivileged children. His other volunteer programs have been likewise focused around education, sanitation, and sports. Chhabra hopes to serve the Alumni Board by working to engage UChicago alumni globally. He recognizes the need to connect more than 60 global alumni clubs with the University and each other. Akshay represents the Graham School on the Alumni Board.