The Sachin & Adam Show is a video podcast series that unpacks the learnings from some of the world’s best leaders of the next generation. Our enthusiastic hosts (Sachin and Adam) are both former and current students at the University of Sydney and they both work in strategy consulting at Deloitte and Kantar. Through the fascinating interviews they conduct with other inspirational young people, Sachin and Adam aim to raise awareness about the many different and exciting vocational pathways available. This video podcast series has been produced in partnership with the Hume Whittlesea LLEN and the Whittlesea Youth Commitment. Our aim is to connect students with career pathways and show them what’s possible post school.
Episode 1. Aaryan Shah – Media
Aryan is a second year Media student at Macquarie University (Sydney NSW) and works at two radio stations – 2SER and 2HHH where he is the host of a show called the DRUM. When watching this episode, you will quickly learn that Aaryan is a mad sports fanatic amongst other things!
Episode 2. Mudith Jayasekara - Doctor
Mudith is a junior Doctor working in Sydney. He is a former athlete who represented Australia in the pole vault and is the founder of a not-for-profit organization called Ethical Education. https://www.ethicaleducation.com.au/
Mudith has recently (November 2021) been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship which is the oldest (first awarded in 1902) and arguably the most prestigious international scholarship program.
Episode 3. Finley Purkiss – Engineer
Finley is a final year student at The University of New South Wales (UNSW) studying Civil Engineering and is currently working at Acciona (https://www.acciona.com/), one of the world’s largest engineering companies. Find out about the different types of engineering you can study and particularly what civil engineering is all about.
Episode 4. Irene Mairena – Early Childhood Education
Irene first studied a Bachelor of Arts - Social Work at The University of Sydney and then switched to a Master’s Degree of Teaching in Early Childhood which she is studying full time. Irene is also working full time at the Childcare organization Learn and Laugh.
Episode 5. Cecilia Hollins - IOS Developer
Cecilia is an IOS developer at Deloitte Digital. Originally from the USA, Cecilia attended Ohio State University while she was still in High School. She then came to Australia and studied a Bachelor of Digital Business at Macquarie University (Sydney NSW).