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Attention High Schoolers

How to Transform Your Summer into a Competitive Edge

A guide for top college applicants

Date & Time:

1pm HKT/ 10.30 AM IST/ 9 AM Dubai

About the Webinar 👍

Make the most of your summer break by focusing on college preparation and exploring potential careers. High school summers, particularly after sophomore and junior years, play a crucial role. Don’t miss out on our exclusive webinar, guiding you through the selection of impactful summer programs for top university admissions abroad.

So, make your summer count!


Akshay Maliwal

Founder & CEO AddedEducation

Akshay is Indian-heritage, Singapore-raised. Recruited to UC Berkeley on an athletic scholarship (golf) with a double Major in Economics and Political Science. He started his career as an Investment Banking Analyst at Credit Suisse in Singapore. He later founded AddedEducation in November 2014 as a specialized University admissions consulting firm helping students develop an “edge” in their application process, by leveraging their sporting talent and Academic talent.

Veto Budisukarta

Engagement Manager & Head of Creatives

As an experienced University Application Consultant, I have had the pleasure of helping students from around the world gain admission to some of the most prestigious universities in the world, including Stanford, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, UPenn, Dartmouth, Cornell, Brown, and many more. I am committed to helping my clients achieve their academic goals by providing personalized guidance, advice, and resources to make the university application process less daunting. My experience in the field and my passion for helping others make me an invaluable resource for students who are looking to gain admission to top Ivy League universities.

Tanvi Doddanavar

Senior Lead Counselor

A former national swimmer who went to UT Austin to pursue a Masters in Education. Tanvi has been involved in education, mentoring and counseling since 2016. She was an Academic Advisor to many athletes at one of the best D1 schools in the country. Tanvi is both a certified Career Coach and a Certified Life Skills Trainer and over the years has mentored over 2000+ students in planning and achieving their career goals. At AE, Tanvi has worked with students from various backgrounds and who have been accepted into universities like Cornell, Columbia, UC Berkeley, UCLA, Duke, and Middlebury among many others. Tanvi believes that learning is a lifelong journey and one must BE THE CHANGE to unlock the world of possibilities. She aims to help young minds grow and seize opportunities provided through education.

Kevin Paul

Senior Lead Counselor

Kevin has lived in Hong Kong since 2013. He grew up in the United States and graduated from the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, with degrees in French and Political Science, and further graduated from Duke University School of Law. After briefly practicing law, he moved into the world of international higher education. Kevin has over 12 years of experience in university admissions, at both the undergraduate and graduate level. As a former admissions officer, he has recruited and reviewed applications from hundreds of students across the APAC region. His experience in Hong Kong includes previously working as the Assistant Director of Recruitment and Admissions for the University of Chicago Booth EMBA. As an admissions consultant, Kevin has had students accepted to top universities in the US, including Penn, Princeton, Yale, UC-Berkeley, Columbia and Brown.

Jonathan Wiggins

Senior Lead Counselor

Jonathan Wiggins is a graduate of Middlebury College, majoring in Chinese Language and Literature. He has worked in educational consulting for nearly a decade, focusing on helping students enhance their individual profiles, find the best fit for their undergraduate carriers, and craft the best essays possible. Jon has guided thousands of students and parents through the often confusing and arduous college application process, many of whom went on to success careers after attending institutions such as Brown, UPenn, Duke, Northwestern, and Emory. Jon sees great importance in incremental progress toward and ultimate goal and recognizes that not everything can be accomplished all at once, but that by incorporating small opportunities for growth into daily life, everybody is capable of realizing their dreams, no matter how big or small.