Patrick McDermott

Patrick is a second year MBA student at the Ross School of Business focusing on Strategy and Marketing with a keen interest entrepreneurship. Prior to Ross, Patrick attended Santa Clara University where he majored in Finance with a minor in History. It was studying in the heart of Silicon Valley where he found a passion for technology, so Patrick took a job working in the valley as a Financial Analyst for NetApp Inc. After a couple years of working in Finance, Patrick transitioned to NetApp’s Corporate Strategy team where he helped develop the company’s overall strategic direction and led a number cross-functional strategic projects. In his free time, Patrick enjoys running around Ann Arbor, hiking through national parks, skiing, and eating good food.