HKU MBA Insights Podcast

HKU MBA Insights

Patricia Chen - Strategy in Financial Services Industry
8 Mar 2021
In this episode, we meet with our part-time alumna Patricia Chen from the class of 2019. She is currently working as a Head of Strategist in Hang Seng Qianhai Fund based in China

She will be giving us insights on what the role of a strategist entails, strategy formulation, and how to develop a strategy within the China market.

Amy Hau - Effective Stakeholder Management
23 Feb 2021
In today's podcast episode, we discuss Effective Stakeholder Management with Amy Hau. Amy is our part-time alumna (Class of 2019) and has 10 years of experience within the finance industry across Hong Kong and Canada.

She shares with us her insights and experiences about stakeholder management including the principles and techniques for effective stakeholder management as well as personal tips and advice.

Priscilla Chan - Women in Leadership
10 Feb 2021
In this episode, we meet with our part-time alumna Priscilla Chan from the class of 2005. She is Founder and Director of her own company, Speakers Connect and China Speakers Agency. 

She will share with us her journey and how she has developed her career over time, giving advice to future women leaders. 

William Akers - Business Expansion Strategy for SMEs in Asia Pacific Region
25 Jan 2021
In this podcast episode, we meet with William Akers, an HKU MBA full-time graduate of 2011. He has over 10 years of experience working in the financial data & information industry and currently works at NetRoadShow as Head of APAC.

He shares with us insights from his experience of developing business expansion strategies for SMEs in the region and its challenges.

Ada Kung - How to make Corporate Training more effective?
15 Jan 2021
In this podcast episode, we meet with Ada Kung, an HKU MBA part-time graduate of 2020. She has over 10 years of experience in Corporate Learning and Career Development in the Customer Service Industry.

She shares with us of her insights and experience within corporate training including the following topics: Developing Training Strategy & Programme Design, Effective Training Methodology and Challenges and Opportunities faced during the current pandemic environment.

Billy Choy - Retail Commercial Strategy in Asia Pacific Region (Episode 2)
29 Dec 2020
In Asia, the retail market has been garnering remarkable momentum in the recent years with steadily escalating demand due to improving purchasing power.

We would like to invite Billy Choy (Part-time MBA Class of 2012), who has extensive years of retail experiences in international brands like Levi’s (American jeanswear), AIGLE (French Rubber boots, apparel & downjacket), PUMA sportwear, and recently in ASICS (Japan sportswear), to learn about his insights and experiences in diversified retail markets across Asia Pacific.

In this 2nd episode we will cover the following: New Business Trend of E-Commerce and Omni-Channel and Sporting Goods Industry: Business Success and Competition.

Billy Choy - Retail Commercial Strategy in Asia Pacific Region (Episode 1)
22 Dec 2020
In Asia, the retail market has been garnering remarkable momentum in the recent years with steadily escalating demand due to improving purchasing power.

We would like to invite Billy Choy (Part-time MBA Class of 2012), who has extensive years of retail experiences in international brands like Levi’s (American jeanswear), AIGLE (French Rubber boots, apparel & downjacket), PUMA sportwear, and recently in ASICS (Japan sportswear), to learn about his insights and experiences in diversified retail markets across Asia Pacific.

In this 1st episode we will cover the following: Retail Market dynamics and consumer insights, Commercial Strategy and challenges to win the market and Retail survival under "New Normal" era of COVID.