Networking event in Hong Kong

Meet us in Hong Kong on 29 May at a networking event hosted together with the Swedish and Danish Chamber of Commerce.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - 19:00 to 21:00

An MBA - your next career step?

On 29 May, Copenhagen Business School will host a networking event together with the Swedish and Danish Chamber of Commerce at the Hive in Hong Kong (21st Floor, The Phoenix Building No.23 Luard Road, Wan Chai). Join us and find out what the MBA skillset can do for your career, meet the MBA admissions manager, hear an MBA alumnus share details about his post-MBA career, and listen to a real-life entrepreneurial success story.

To register, please email your details to
Attendance is free of charge.


19:00-19:15 Welcome and Registration
Drinks and snacks will be served.

19:15-19:30 From Brick Lane to Financial Times Group – the real entrepreneurial story behind Mergermarket Group’s success

Simon Anam, Managing Director for Asia-Pacific, The Mergermarket Group, part of the Financial Times Group

It started in the late 90s with a small office in London’s East and an entrepreneur freshly armed with an MBA skillset. Today, Mergermarket is the M&A intelligence arm of the Financial Times Group with bureaus and offices in over 65 locations globally. Find out more about the entrepreneurial mindset which lies behind the company’s success.

19:30-20:00 The Copenhagen MBA –Participant Profile, Programme Content, Admissions and Alumni Network
Thuli Skosana, Admissions Manager for the Full-time MBA, Copenhagen Business School

20:00-20:20 CBS MBA Alumnus Zhigang Pan shares his MBA experience and post-MBA career

Zhigang Pan arrived in the CBS Full-time MBA programme with a BSc in journalism, a MSc in Art and eight years of work experience. He graduated with an MBA in 2011, returned back to China, first as an entrepreneur, then as an investment professional.  In the years following his MBA he has held several senior management positions in the investment field, ranging from VP to CEO.

20:20 – 20:30 Q&A with CBS MBA Admissions Manager Thuli Skosana and MBA Alumnus Zhigang Pan

20:30-21:00 Networking
Drinks and snacks will be served.

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