Welcome to Ivy Strategy Advisor
(Formerly known as Ivy League Advisor)
We are an educational and leadership strategy consulting firm based in Washington, D.C.
We focus on youth empowerment through innovation. We specialize in innovative human capital development and work with students, young professionals, schools, universities, companies and governments globally. We mentor students, young professionals and adults to unlock their potential and help them achieve their educational and career objectives. This includes helping clients to maximize their chances of admission to top universities such as the Ivy League, MIT, Stanford, Berkeley and Duke for undergraduate and graduate studies.
We have a unique proprietary, data-driven Innovative Leadership Program™ that offers a cutting-edge method to leadership development to identify, develop and incubate talent. Using our innovative approach, we design an individualized strategy for each client and help develop their portfolio and brand to accelerate their personal and professional growth.
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About Our Founder and CEO
Wasif launched Ivy Strategy Advisor (formerly known as Ivy League Advisor) more than ten years ago with a mission to help students and young professionals unlock their potential through a unique process he created known as “disruptive transformation.” An expert in education and leadership development, he developed the proprietary, data-driven, Innovative Leadership Program™ that mentors clients globally.
Wasif, an avid proponent of youth empowerment, leadership, entrepreneurship, and innovation, conducts professional development programs and workshops for schools, universities, nonprofits, governments and the private sector (e.g. McKinsey) worldwide. Huffington Post named him as one of “5 People Inspiring Peace Globally” for his education and leadership work. He mentors students, young professionals and executives globally. He develops their leadership skills unlocking their true potential to achieve their educational and career objectives. His clients have had enormous success in discovering themselves to reach the utmost of their potential and have had social impact globally. They have been accepted to top universities such as the Ivy League, MIT, Stanford and Berkeley, advanced their careers and gained international recognition. A much sought after speaker, he has spoken at the United Nations, and regularly speaks at schools, universities, conferences, and organizations around the world. He is a Disruptor Foundation Fellow and collaborates with the Tribeca Disruptive Innovation Awards in NYC. He completed his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Cornell University. He is an active member of the Cornell alumni community.”
OUR RECENT COLLEGE & GRAD SCHOOL ACCEPTANCES
|HARVARD UNIVERSITY (EARLY ACTION)
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA – BERKELEY
UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA – LOS ANGELES
GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
|HARVARD BUSINESS SCHOOL (INCL. GPA <3.0!)
STANFORD GRADUATE SCHOOL OF BUSINESS (INCL. GPA <3.0!)
MIT SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT
UC BERKELEY SCHOOL OF LAW
UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA LAW SCHOOL (LSAT: 158!)
CORNELL JOHNSON SCHOOL ($20,000 SCHOLARSHIP)
UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD
UNIVERSITY OF CAMBRIDGE
We work globally
We are a global firm. In addition to the U.S., we work with students and young professionals from around the world. We also conduct programs and workshops around the world.
Innovative Leadership Program
Data Driven Approach
What Our Clients Are Saying
“I think that having Wasif as an advisor early on gives you an amazing advantage over other students. His ability to create a vision that encapsulates your interests as well as pushes you to fully show the strengths that you possess is a big part of what made me a stronger candidate in the college application process. Wasif helps set goals for you that allow you to really see how far you can push yourself - allowing you not only to better yourself, but also to show colleges you have what it takes to be successful at their school and beyond.”