Claire Utomi

Portrait of Claire
Singapore Management University
Marketing and Operations Management '23

Claire Utomi is a rising Senior in Wharton, concentrating in marketing and operations management. She was born in New Jersey to Nigerian parents and grew up in Nigeria until her high school years, which she spent in England. At Penn, Claire is involved in Greek Life, Wharton Ambassadors, and President of Nigerians at Penn. Beyond Penn she’s passionate about improving access to quality higher education for Nigerians through the non-profit BUILD Nigeria. In her free time, she can be found taking long walks, trying something new with her friends, and of course, traveling on a budget! Claire is excited to be conquering a new continent and diving deep into the melting pot of cultures in Singapore.

  • During her semester abroad, Claire is looking forward to…

  • Trying new dishes every single day 

  • Hiking, scuba diving, and exploring the natural sites 

  • Learning about the way ethnicities co-exist in Singapore 

  • Experiencing the transcontinental train system and seeing more countries

  • Living out her travel blogger dreams through global correspondents

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