Pierre Umber is a student of the M.S. in Management Science & Engineering. Prior to attending Columbia, Pierre studied in France at Ecole Centrale Lyon, majoring in Finance and Applied Mathematics. He currently works as Part-Time Consultant for Louis Vuitton and the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation as part of the the Operations Consulting class taught by Professor Kachani. Before joining Columbia, Pierre interned at Société Générale in France and served as Chairman of Centrale Conseil, a student-run company providing consulting services. Outside the classroom, Pierre likes to practice sports, especially swimming (national competitions in France).