Xian Jun Cheah 12Senior Associate at DBSCCIP provided me with valuable experience and exposure which led to coveted internships at other organizations and eventually my career in banking. If you desire an enriching internship in the US, then CCIP is where you will find it.
Yu Xuan Ng 12EK, the director of CCIP and my supervisor at FUSIA, is an expert at analyzing people. Because of her, I got a better understanding of my strengths and weaknesses so that I had a better opportunity to improve myself. During the internship, I had the chance to meet different people from different cultures. I improved in communication skills, which definitely helps me in my current job a lot.
Zehao Xiong 12YouTube Strategy Associate at GoogleI felt like I attended multiple internships. I interacted with people from all walks of life. I now understand a lot of different perspectives on things like economics, politics, and people's character.
Elaine Chan 12Senior Vice President at HSBC Commercial BankingCCIP offered me great internship experience in the New York City. Employers and jobs were carefully screened. The internship enabled myself to have an in depth understanding of the industry and the practical experience of working independently overseas. The international network and genuine friendship that I gained from the program is invaluable. I strongly recommend CCIP to undergraduates who is looking for internship overseas.
Yuejiao Fan 12Regional Manager, Client Services at VesselsValue Ltd.My experience at CCIP was my first internship and the most memorable one. I have made really good friends with some fellow participants. We lived, worked, travelled and experienced the different culture together in New York. We have created strong bonds among ourselves and we still cherish these friendships after many years.
Wan Kei Christopher Wong 12Senior Consultant, Golbal Strategy Group at KPMGAfter completing a master's degree in the US and working at Google Hong Kong, I realize how those magical weeks in New York set the tone for my career and allowed me to explore my potential and passions while pushing me to grow beyond boundaries with a respectful attitude.
Jeevaraj Suppiah 09Associate (Strategic Planning), Fiscal Policy Directorate at Ministry of Finance (Singapore)My positive experience in the USA through CCIP motivated me to pursue my master's degree at Harvard a few years later. Because of CCIP, I developed both professionally and personally. I would highly recommend this opportunity to students seeking an overseas internship.
Lewis Liu 09Product Manager at Google - Cloud AII really enjoyed the CCIP internship that gives me an opportunity to work on exciting projects impacting the society. Especially the relationship built with coworkers from the program is a life long treasure.
Bea Hao 10Data Scientist at Aetna HealthCCIP was a great experience. Through CCIP, I improved my English communications, learned about office etiquette, gained industry experience, and most importantly, jump started my postgraduate and career in the global arena.
Pak Ming Kwek 11Executive Management Associate at DBS Bank (Singapore)My life has two distinct phases: Pre-CCIP and Post-CCIP. I am still amazed at how much I was able to learn and experience during that short 7 weeks. As a Chemical Engineering undergrad with minimal exposure, the New York experience laid the foundation for my transition to a finance career and greatly contributed to my development as an international business leader. The importance of having a global perspective cannot be overstated and the CCIP pushes you out of your comfort zone in Asia to achieve just that. The experience had a profound influence on the mindset and leadership philosophy that I maintain throughout my career and I am excited to know that you will have the opportunity to go through the same transformation. Moreover, the CCIP alumni continues to expand over the years and joining CCIP connects you with not just 50 interns, but also ~1000 amazing seniors across Singapore, Hong Kong and China. It’s truly a life-changing experience so make sure you don’t miss this opportunity of a lifetime. Have a great time staying in Flushing and don’t worry about being homesick, there’s always Joe’s Shanghai to save the day!
Terence Chen 11Senior Team Head at Bank of ChinaThis experience helped me get the job finally. I think what employers are looking for is quite similar: efficiency, adaptability, and a solution-oriented mindset, which you can definitely cultivate in this great internship opportunity.
Carl Song 11Software Engineer II at MicrosoftMy experience at FUSIA has really shaped my career. I not only had the opportunity to learn building web pages and database filtering, but also gained lots of experience on communicating and handling with coworker. Moving forward with the experience I gained through CCIP, I got accepted by University of Washington. Thanks, CCIP!
Henry Wang 11Assurance Manager at EYMy experience at Harry's Home Care has really shaped my career. I not only had the opportunity to learn the Medicare/Medicaid system and manage the accounting needs for HHC, but also gained hands on experience dealing with people in North American business settings. Moving forward with the experience I gained through CCIP, I have joined KPMG LLP and Ernst and Young LLP's financial services practice as a senior accountant in Toronto, Canada.
Angie Cui 13Sales Ops | Business Intelligence | APACThe CCIP offers you not just an intership opportunity in a city where dreams are made of, it positions you for life-long relationships with friends and mentors across various cultures, and provides skills that are applicable to any career path you choose.
Meiling Fang 13Project Lead at Facebook, SingaporeI love the way CCIP works on multiple aspects to grow myself holistically. Besides the internship, we were also given opportunities to lead different activities that developed our leadership skills. Thanks CCIP for leaving such a wonderful impact on my university life!
Zoie Chow 13I appreciate the opportunity to work with creative and open-minded foreigners. There are no boundaries when working and come up ideas together – the working style is so different from where I came from. This experience pushed me out of my comfort zone, and even out of my country – to Singapore.
Josh Siu 13Associate at Morgan StanleyThrough CCIP, I learned about communication – an essential factor of success. I've found that communication is an essential factor of success. After CCIP, I realized that without any communication the whole task would be jeopardized easily. Not to mention, I met a lot of friends and expanded my professional network tremendously.
Jane Hui 13Assistant Social Work Officer at Social Welfare Department, Hong KongI truly appreciate the openness and equality that are embedded in people's hearts, and I want to promote that in Hong Kong. The endless discoveries and excitement have inspired and transformed me into a bright new person who always strives for a better world.
Choco Ho 13MSc in Speech-Language Pathology, CUHKAfter years, I can still taste the benefit from what I had learnt during this overseas internship experience. Despite the fact that I am no longer working in business fields, the soft skills that I acquired in this internship have strengthened me as a better person at any disciplines.
Katherine Li 14Construction Digitization Account Manager at Yonyou Singapore Pte LtdThis was such a great opportunity. CCIP offered an incredible chance to learn outside of my comfort zone in a setting that reinforced the development of my professional skills. It was a meaningful, enriching time. I enjoyed myself and learned a lot from it, so if you get the chance, make the most of it!
Benjamin Chung 14Senior Actuarial Analyst at AXA Hong Kong and MacauThe opportunity strengthened me by providing interest in my field of work along with lifelong unforgettable memories. Equipped with experiences that I could hardly get without joining, I was pushed to my fullest potential.
Gloria Fan 14Global Communications at HSBCMy experience at the U.S. Congressional Office with Grace Meng’s team opened up opportunities for me in the years to follow. I managed to assist in Hillary Clinton’s Presidential Campaign in 2016 and helped organize rallies for President Bill Clinton, and President Obama, as a senior communications fellow under the DNC. I have then moved on to joining Bloomberg as a financial services specialist.
Syn Yeow Foo 14Mechanical Engineer at Singapore Power (SP) GroupCCIP is fun and enriching – absolutely a highly recommended program. Through CCIP, I learned life skills that are much needed in the working world. Most of all, it boosted my job prospects. After CCIP, I immediately got my first job offer even before graduating from NUS.
Vivian Liu 14Global Communications at HSBCThe CCIP is the best journey to experience the Big Apple, by building meaningful connections, and living as a local. If you really want to learn about New York City, intern there.
Dan Bin Noorrashid 14Principal Taxpayer Services Officer at Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore (IRAS)My experience with CCIP and interning in New York is one of the best times of my adult life. Other than getting to immerse in the sights and sounds of the city, and understanding US workplace culture, the network of friends made in the program is something special :) CCIP is definitely more than just a summer internship!
David Wang 14Branch Manager - Prudential Hong Kong LimitedI always felt that I was so lucky to join this program. I met a lot of amazing and nice people, and I learned a lot from them. We shared good times together and experienced the Big Apple together.
Kevin Fung 14Associate at Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing LimitedCCIP not only benefited my career, but also made me to an all-rounded person. I am always glad that I have such a valuable opportunity to join this program.
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Michael Cheung 15Product Manager at HSBCThe opportunity to intern overseas helped me polish my communication skills. I had to cooperate with staff from all levels, and that gave me a taste of different cultures as I learned from many people. Gaining so many different perspectives better prepared me for the diversity of the global business platform.
Claudia Hui 15Stepping into the working society and having to work on two different nature of jobs, I found myself to have always looked back at those memorable times and experience interning in New York, it has completely transformed my mindset and prepared me to become a more professional person for my career, at the same time pushing me to grow and explore in a graceful manner.
Thomas Hung 15Administrative Officer, HKSAR GovernmentInspiration all came from my internship at Congresswoman Grace Meng’s office. First-hand experience in constituent service, cross-cultural working environment and friendship gained in CCIP have instilled a sense of serving the community in me and paved my way to a people-oriented career.
Charles Tam 15Private Banker at Bank of SingaporeCCIP allowed me to work with people from all walks of life, to organize activities and to develop a global mind-set. The experience was constructive for my career development and I am working in one of the largest US bank now! If you are ambitious in taking your career to a new level, you cannot miss this chance!
Daniel Chia 15Assistant Relationship Manager at Bank of SingaporeCCIP was a life-changing experience that opened my mind, body and soul to a whole new world. It was the best decision I’ve ever made, and one that I’m still thankful for till this day. The skills I’ve honed through the program are invaluable, and the memories and friendships forged - irreplaceable. EK is the best!
Mirana Yang 15Data Engineer at AgilisiumThis internship not only helped strengthen my portfolio to stand out from the crowd, but it also helped me sharpen the direction of my future career and education path. Most of all, it is very different to work in New York than in Hong Kong. New York emphasizes work-life balance. Thus, almost every student “graduated” from the overseas internship as an excellent time manager.
Owen Ye 16Investment Banking Analyst at CICCCCIP was a turning point in my life. After working and living in New York for the summer, I decided to move here to pursue my college degree and career. The program equipped me with a solid foundation for my further study and career. When I reflect back, I always appreciate I have attended CCIP.
Cathy Liu 16I do benefit from this detail-oriented program from the very beginning. Every info session, document submission, and evaluation process is a reflection of real work flow in the professional business field. The well-designed progress helps me to adapt numerous good habits and useful skills that allows me to go further and beyond.
Tony Chau 16When I applied for jobs, I realized how valuable interning at Assemblyman Kim's district office through CCIP had been. Having been involved in a leadership role for the group activities helped me stand out from other candidates.
Anson Chan 16There’s no better way of understanding American politics and government than really interning at a government office in the U.S.. The time I spent in New York provided me with insights in American culture, politics, and way of life, which are transferable knowledge when it comes to work.
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Hayley Chau 17Business Analyst, Global Mile at AmazonCCIP came with many obvious benefits, but many are intangible and cannot be expressed in words. I am glad to have joined this program in my final year – I was mature enough to perceive its value and understand how it helped me advance to the next step in my career. I am grateful to EK who went above and beyond her responsibilities to help me land a spot in a sought-after graduate program. Thank you!
Julian Nicholas Zhong Yang Chang 17Senior Engineer at Pratt & WhitneyThe program provides chances to grow as an individual in a community, whether it is leadership, independence or maturing mindsets. The opportunity to explore myself through the experience of a totally new setting. Seeing a whole industry in a different sector from my major, this would expand my understanding of the world.
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