David Ohrvall
Founder, MBACASE

Since launching MBACASE in 2003, David has coached more than 1500 private clients and trained over 70,000 students in Crack the Case Workshops at top MBA and undergraduate programs around the world. He has helped candidates obtain positions with all of the major consulting firms, including McKinsey, BCG, and Bain. David’s expertise in case interview coaching comes from deep experience on the interviewer’s side of the desk. He worked in management and operational consulting for nine years, four of them with Bain & Company, where he was a consultant and manager. In addition to his client responsibilities, David was very involved in managing his office’s new consultant training program and instructing new hires at global training sessions. David’s insider knowledge and expert coaching gives candidates invaluable preparation in the areas of problem-solving skills, logical communication, and personal presentation.

Prior to Bain & Company, David spent five years at the Andersen Worldwide organization as a manager with the Business Consulting division.  David has also worked in corporate consulting groups as the Vice President of Corporate Strategy for Equity Office Properties and as a Director of Corporate Strategy for Nalco.  He graduated from the Wharton School as both an undergraduate and MBA, completing degrees in 1991 and 1998. He is the author of Crack the Case System, published in 2011. In addition to private case interview coaching, he trains over 5,000 students each year in his Crack the Case Workshops at top-tier universities around the world. He also serves as an advisor to several search firms that specialize in placing candidates in management consulting firms.