The College of Business is a globally-oriented business school with alumni all over the world. I want to take this opportunity to welcome graduates, current students, and friends to connect with us. Our aim is to reunite alumni, students, and faculty members of the six departments under the College of Business.
We hope to encourage you, our valued alumni and friends, to take a look at your achievements and your network. Our editor has spoken to some of you about your CB journey and challenges at work. These inspiring stories are presented in this issue.
I hope that these featured stories can RE-ignite your passion.
Unexpected Path to Entrepreneurship
“I believe in synergistic effect – that is applying what I have learned in the past to the present,” says Francis Lee, BBA in China Business. Francis finds that there are strong links among his secondary school experience, life at CityU, studying for a master’s in Beijing, and starting his own business at the age of 25. A careful look at your interests and strengths can positively affect your next career move... [ Full Story ]
John Chan DBA’09
Never Giving Up
Dr John Chan Chun-tung grew up in a squatter camp and started out working as an office boy after secondary school. He is now Chairman of Chaifa Holdings Limited.... [ Full Story ]
Kim Chan BBA China Business’14
On the Fast Track
Kim Chan, Assistant Associate Director of Convoy Financial Services Limited, made a flying start to his career working as a part time intern – when he was still a second year university student.... [ Full Story ]