Name: Sharon Leung
School: HKUST, MBA Class of 2016
Profession: Channel Support Account Manager, Reseller Operations at Apple, Hong Kong
Are you at a career crossroads? Perhaps you've been at your current role for multiple years and want more room to grow. Maybe you're eyeing an entirely new field. Either way, an MBA can be your key to achieving a higher level role or breaking into a new industry.
Recent HKUST MBA alumna, Sharon Leung, knew that she wanted more out of her career.
"I think I was at the point in my career where I realized that there were certain holes missing in my experience....just having that understanding of business value chain or business strategy insights... which really led me to pursue an MBA."
Currently working for Apple in Hong Kong, Sharon shares her decision making process to leave her corporate accounting job to pursue an MBA and develop the business skillset she needed for professional development. Listen to her advice for prospective MBA students on making the most of your MBA program and utilizing your experiences for a successful career transition.