Alumni News

    Be the light of the others

    Sharing knowledge & bringing hope!

    The stereotype of accountants is that they are usually boring, math nerds, or even “hermits”. Rumour has it that Artificial Intelligence will replace accountants soon and they would no longer be needed. Meet Nelson Lam (BBA Accounting, 1991) and think again.

    With more than 30 years of experience in accounting and auditing, Nelson, founder and Chairman of Nelson CPA Limited, Vice- President of Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), and Director and Executive Committee Chairman of the Accounting Development Foundation Limited (ADF), is no dull introvert, but somewhat an “activist” in the professional services sector and beyond... Read More

    Stay true, make changes and surprises await

    Stay true, make changes and surprises await

    “In every choice you make, there’s always a surprise awaiting,” said Vikey Chen (BBA Human Resources Management 2009), who is a testimony to her own saying in the past decade. Going for an exchange in the US and ending up landing an internship there; enrolling in Microsoft’s “Business Manager on Campus” scheme and leading the team to win the “Best Team Award” out of 100 teams... Read More

    Up the Game and Up the Ranks

    Disrupt, or be disrupted

    Google “CY Chan” (BBA Human Resources Management 2001; MSc in Strategic Human Resources Management 2008) and “HKBN” (Hong Kong Broadband Network Limited), you will find pages of results relevant to talent management and corporate social investment, with CY as a column contributor, a conference speaker sharing an insider’s guide, or a media interviewee introducing ground-breaking initiatives for better talent development and engagement... Read More

    HKBUSBAA organises the 2019 Gateway to Big Four series

    HKBUSBAA organises the 2019 Gateway to Big Four series

    The HKBU School of Business Alumni Association (HKBUSBAA) organised the 2019 Gateway to Big Four series on 8 September and 13 October 2019 for for students with career aspirations at the Big Four accounting firms. Over 200 highly motivated students were engaged in the two sessions - seminar and mock interviews... Read More