Nicholas is a current undergraduate studying Business and Accountancy at Nanyang Technological University. He is a Sub-Committee Member of the NBS Investment Banking Club, organizing school events regarding investment banking and liaising with external vendors to do so such as ‘Insights into Hedge Fund & Investment Banking’ by Track Record Asia and ‘Career and Investment Seminar’ with Sam Phoen from CFA. His experience in this committee has helped him discover his interest in the financial sector and networking.
Nicholas is an outspoken individual who is not afraid of expressing his opinions and ideas when needed, providing insightful ideas to problems at hand. He is always up for challenges and works meticulously to meet tight deadlines. In his free time, Nicholas enjoys playing sports and spending time with family and friends.
Youth Finance Academy Jun 2017 - Jun 2017UBS
• Selected from amongst 160 candidates to represent NBS.
• Graduated with deeper insights into the different banking functions UBS offers through the course and networking.
OCS Instructor Feb 2014 - Jan 2016Singapore Armed Forces
• Awarded Platoon Best Cadet Award (OCS Foxtrot) amongst 40 cadets for displaying outstanding leadership qualities.
• Graduated from the Officer Cadet School (OCS) as a commissioned infantry officer and subsequently served as an OCS Instructor, training and inspiring future leaders in an instructional role.
Accountancy and Business (Banking & Finance) Aug 2016 - Jun 2020Nanyang Technological University
• Recipient of the NTU College Scholarship, and handpicked as a College Ambassador
• Academic: CGPA of 4.26/5.00
• Relevant Coursework: Financial Management (A+), Accounting I (A)
• Participated in the Sustainability Enterprise Challenge (SEC) 2017 as part of the Asian Business Case Competition (ABCC) 2017 organized by Business Solutions.
• Awards: NTU Inter-Hall Sepak Takraw Games (2nd), NTU Inter-School Ultimate Frisbee Games (3rd)
GCE 'A' Levels Jan 2012 - Dec 2013Saint Andrews' Junior College
• Academic: 90 UAP, GCE ‘A’ Levels
• Academic Awards: Jacob Ballas Scholar’s Award 2014 (6 Distinctions), Bishop of Singapore Prize 2013, Service Award
Careers Nicholas favourited