HKU MBA Insights Podcast

HKU MBA Insights

Stella Chun - Business Strategy and Leadership Journey
16 May 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Stella Chun, a current Part-time MBA student from the Class of 2022. She has over 20 years of extensive experience in consumer product and multinational corporations, including Swire Coca-Cola, Henkel, and GSK.

She will share her experience, insights, learnt lessons and the challenges she faced when she transitioned from the role of a Sales Director to being a General Manager, particularly amidst the pandemic.
Abinash Sahoo - Role of Product Management
20 Apr 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Abinash Sahoo, a full-time MBA graduate in 2015. He is currently working at Target Corporation USA as a Lead Product Owner. Previously he led various roles in supply chain and IT companies in Hong Kong and India.

He will share the role and importance of product management.
Lisa Sha - Regional role vs. Global role
12 Apr 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Lisa Sha, a Part-time MBA graduate, Class of 2020, who has over 15 years of extensive experience in Communications and Digital Innovation at global financial services companies. Last year, during her MBA study, she has been promoted to the Head of Digital Innovation and Communications Operations to look after global operations.

She will share her experience and insights about her transition from a regional role to a global role within a multinational organisation.
Manasy Vidyasagar - Digital Transformation – Financial Services Strategy
7 Apr 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Manasy Vidyasagar, a Full-time MBA graduate, Class of 2015. She has demonstrated her professional experiences in the financial services and consulting sectors for over 10 years.

She will share her insights and expertise on digital transformation strategy, particularly for the financial services sector.
David Deka - Sharing of MBA Experience
14 Mar 2022
In this episode, we sit down with David Deka who recently completed his MBA at HKU and London Business School with the class of 2021. His work experience spans 7 years, covering sales, marketing & business development at a leading wines and spirits company

He will share his insights and MBA experience.
Stanley Chan - Health and Wellbeing Lifestyle
2 Mar 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Stanley Chan, a part-time MBA graduate, Class of 2010. He has over 20 years of seasoned experience in fitness management, sporting event organisation, corporate wellness programme development.

He will share his insights and expertise on health and well-being lifestyles.
Mohan Ramola - Project Management
13 Jan 2022
In this episode, we sit down with Mohan Ramola recently graduated from the Full-time MBA Class of 2021 who has over 12 years of diverse experience in scaling and implementing value-driven projects across six countries in the Asia Pacific and the US market.

He will share his insights and expertise in project management.
Teddy Liu - Career Development in the Post-COVID-19 Environment
22 Nov 2021
In this episode, we sit down with part-time MBA alumnus Teddy Liu, to learn about career development in the post-COVID-19 environment, including workforce changes and trends, career development strategy, and adapting to the “new normal”.

Teddy has an impressive portfolio of work experience in the real estate industry. He has strong business and professional experience, network, and expertise, especially in People Development and Talent Management.

Anirudha Bopche – Telecommunication Industry Opportunities and Challenges
8 Oct 2021
In today's episode, we sit down with part-time MBA alumnus Anirudha Bopche to learn about the opportunities and challenges in the telecommunication industry.

The telecom industry plays a vital role in retaining competitiveness in the era of electronic commerce, so let’s explore the key trends which have influenced the evolution of this industry.

Wenjing Li - Financial Crime Compliance Strategy
27 Aug 2021
In today's episode, we discuss Financial Crime Compliance Strategy with full-time MBA (Class of 2014) alumna Wenjing Li. Wenjing has over 12 years of expertise in financial crime, anti-money laundering and overall financial industry having worked at corporates such as Standard Chartered Bank and Citibank. 

Let's dig deeper into the definition of financial crime as well as prevention measurements & strategies companies must take to reduce the risks of financial crime.