At the “Tuesdays with Mentors” dinner talk on 3 February, Lingnan alumnus Mr Ocean Chan shared with fellow students his career planning and preparation during his study at Lingnan, as well as the story of his successful career.
Mr Chan completed his undergraduate study in finance at Lingnan with first class honours in 2008. After that, he joined Hang Seng Bank as a management trainee and started to develop his career in the banking industry. His outstanding job performance earned him promotion to the position of the Bank’s Senior Vice President and Team Head in the Department of Large Corporates Relationship Management.
While excelling academically, Mr Chan also widened his horizon by taking part in extra-curricular activities and internships during his study at Lingnan. He advised students to equip themselves with strong language proficiency. He also expressed his appreciation of Lingnan’s liberal arts education with small class teaching and close staff-student relationships.