Biz Sch News   25 September 2017
In solidarity with Mexico
On 19 September, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake ripped through Mexico City, devastating the area. Sadly a number of students from Tecnológico de Monterrey, the home university of EGADE Business School, one of our partner business schools in the Global Network for Advanced Management (GNAM), were among the casualties. GNAM is…
Biz Sch News   12 September 2017
Taking home first prize at the inaugural NUS-SP Case Competition National segment
The inaugural NUS-SP Group Case Competition concluded 8 September, with NUS Business School undergraduates clinching the champion trophy for the National segment, and Queen’s University coming in first for the International segment. BBA Year 2 James Nicholas shares his team’s experience after presenting to the top honchos of title sponsor…
Biz Sch News   08 September 2017
The 9th Wee Cho Yaw Singapore-China Finance and Banking Forum
The 9th Wee Cho Yaw Singapore-China Finance and Banking Forum in Shanghai was held on 6 September 2017, hosted by NUS Business School and UOB. This year’s theme was “Fintech and Future Finance – From Disruptive to Collaborative”.
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…
Biz Sch News   31 August 2017
Leadership Dialogue Series with Mizuho Bank Singapore
The Leadership Dialogue Series is a platform for senior industry figures share their perspectives and experiences with students as part of their holistic learning experience. Kicking off the series for this semester was Mr Guan Yeow Kwang, CEO, Mizuho Bank (Singapore). The pace of technological innovation is disrupting the financial…
Biz Alumni   25 August 2017
Biz School at Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day
Some 100 NUS Business School alumni and their families joined the Kent Ridge Alumni Family Day on 19 August at Utown. The event is NUS’ annual homecoming to welcome alumni, students, staff and their families to the NUS campus. Family Day had programmes such as stage performances by alumni performers,…
Biz Alumni   25 August 2017
NUS Business School Golf Reunion Challenge 2017
The annual NUS Business School Golf Reunion Challenge was held on 15 August at the Orchid Country Club. The event was organised by the NUS Business School Mandarin Alumni, NUS Business School Alumni Association, MBA Alumni-NUS and supported by the School’s Global Alumni Network Office (GANO). Some 140 alumni got…
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.
Biz Sch News   13 July 2017
Corporate fundraiser turns attention to supporting education
Mr Ong Hwee Li, CEO of SAC Capital decided to to gift NUS Business School by establishing the SAC Capital Bursary. He shares why he decided to make that step through his firm, a successful corporate finance company specialising in raising funds for organisations through the capital market such as…