Jasmine Chong

Country: Malaysia
Sector: Accounting
Job title: Management Consultant
Year of graduation: 2021
Type/Level of study: Undergraduate

Current Employer/Organisation Name

KPMG

What have you been doing since leaving Exeter, and what are you doing now?

I have been working in Big 4 Accounting firms as a Finance Auditor and Management Consultant

Why did you choose this career? And what do you enjoy most about your work?

I chose management consul because it provide me the opportunity to explore different industries’ operations/ business coverage etc., sharpen my strategic thinking as well as allow me to utilise my creativity into my work

Please tell us if you were a member of any societies, groups or sports clubs?

Tennis society, dance society

What did you enjoy most about your programme and what was the biggest highlight?

Get to engage with mates from different countries backgrounds

What did you enjoy most about studying here?

The campus life was absolutely amazing

Why did you choose to study at Exeter?

The reputation ranking and campus

What skills and experiences have been most useful for your career?

Strategy thinking critical thinking prioritisation skills

What advice would you give to a current student who wishes to pursue your career?

Enjoy the uni life, get an internship as early as possible, engage with mates from different cultures

What are your plans for the future?

Start up my own consultancy firm

 

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