Biz Sch News   07 September 2017
Learning about digital transformation with SAP
Digital disruption is happening across businesses, industries and countries. Speaking to about 200 The NUS BBA students, Ms Zarina Lam Stanford, Head of Marketing Asia Pacific and Japan SAP gave a talk on how the digitisation is transforming the business world at NUS Business School. Stephanie Lam, final year Accountancy and Marketing student, recounts…
Biz Sch News   01 September 2017
Congratulations to our Team Singapore SEA Games athletes
Team Singapore athletes brought home a remarkable 188 medals at the 29th Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. After two weeks of intense competition, the Games came to a close on 30 August. Contributing to this impressive feat were NUS students and alumni who did the…
NUS PhD   31 August 2017
Pursuing a PhD in Finance
After completing his undergraduate studies in 2008 and working in the Finance industry for four years, PhD Year 5 Matt Zhang decided to pursue a PhD in Finance, in 2012. His key interest was to study the financial crisis more deeply. Here, he shares his journey as a Finance PhD…
NUS BBA   28 August 2017
A song on field service projects
BBA students Chloe Chng Hui Shan, Foo Hui Yun, Pang Ye Fun and Tan Xin Yi worked on a field service project (FSP) entitled “A New Corporate Governance Framework for Trusts in Singapore” with the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO) earlier this year. Their work was incorporated into the…
NUS BBA   18 August 2017
Tips to survive as an NUS Case Competition Ambassador
NUS BBA alumna Kong Jin Yu was an ambassador for the UOB-NUS Case Competition 2016. Her experience as an ambassador for international teams opened her eyes to the many responsibilities of the role that go beyond just being friendly. She shares her top tips in making the best of the opportunity. Ambassadors…
NUS BBA   11 August 2017
Travelling the world with the NUS Case Consulting team
Participating in over 10 international and local case competitions, you wouldn’t guess that NUS BBA alumnus Ahamed Marzouq almost shied away from this as he thought representing Singapore and NUS was intimidating. As an active member of the NUS Case Consulting Group, Marzouq still returns to school and mentors juniors…
NUS BBA   02 August 2017
How to succeed as an international case competitor
NUS BBA year two Wee Wei Xin Bentley is the Director for Corporate Liaison for this year’s NUS-SP Group Case Competition. He discusses his experience in participating in overseas case competitions, and the lessons he’s picked up. A typical university student’s experience will include lectures, tutorials, perhaps living in a…
Biz Alumni   01 August 2017
MBA alumni awarded inaugural fellowship for sustainable investing
Gustavo Bernal Torres, our recent MBA alumni (Class of 2016) has been awarded the first Rockefeller Foundation & Kellogg School of Management Sustainable Investing Fellowship. Based on his team’s pitch during a 2015 Kellogg-Morgan Stanley Sustainable Investing Challenge, the idea named CampoColombia, which won second prize during the challenge, recognises up-and-coming sustainable…
NUS BBA   27 July 2017
Top 3 insights to help you lead and organise an international competition
Final year BBA student Albert Ho, who is the co-chair of this year’s NUS-SP Group Case Competition 2017 shares his thoughts on planning a large scale event while maintaining his school work. Since its inception in 2009, the annual NUS Case Competition has built a strong reputation within the international case competition…
Biz Sch News   20 July 2017
New awards launched to encourage sustainability reporting
On Monday, 10 July, the Centre for Governance, Institutions and Organisations (CGIO), together with Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS), launched two new awards and gave investors and public companies an important platform to provide feedback on existing scorecards.