|Fiona Maddock||United Kingdom||Art, Photography & Design/ Television & Film||University of Western Australia||2020-09-05||10||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Fiona graduated university in 2018, having studied her Bachelor's in Media & Communications, and double majored in English & Cultural studies.
On top of her education she has production experience in filming & theater. She balances work with her own creative projects in animation and graphic design. She is proficient in programs such as Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, and Illustrator. She also has an ability with language-learning and cultural exchange. Fiona believes an Internship will provide an outstanding opportunity as they teach us to work harder, smarter, and produce good quality work in a professional environment.
Art, Design and Photography have been her main passion for well over a decade, and she feels her internship will allow her to forge a career in the fields that she is most passionate about.|
|Hin Pok Li||Hong Kong||Business/ Business||Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST)||2019-07-06||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Hin Pok is from Hong Kong and keen on doing an Internship in a Business remit. He is currently studying Business at Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. Hin Pok's motivations for doing the Internship are to inform future career ambitions by learning from an inclusive Business Environment. He is self-disciplined and good at managing time, these characteristics helped him to achieve 6 consecutive semester academic awards in high school.He has some prior work experience relevant to his chosen studies and is joining us on 6th July for 8 weeks|
|Priya Patel||United Kingdom||Business/ Finance||University of Kent||2019-08-03||6|
|Christa Romportl||United States||Business/ Business||University of Wisconsin - River Falls||2019-10-05||12||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:
Christa is currently studying Bachelor of Science in Business Administration at University of Wisconsin-River Falls (UWRF) Besides her education, She has been a assistant manager for over two years, has been in the customer service industry for six years, & was a summer intern over the summer where with guidance she independently set up a booth & sold coffee with treats every Saturday morning at the farmers market. Christa believes she will be a great intern for this program since she has prior experience studying abroad & knows she would easily adapt to a new culture. She has many skills gained through past work experience which would be useful to use in internships. Her objectives for this program are to advance her career, gain new skills & to gain a bigger network of people. She is seeking an internship since she knows business is such a broad industry & there are many areas to learn within business that will be helpful for her future career. She is also interested in an internship focus on marketing/social media
Christa is joining us on 5th October for 12 weeks|
|Henry Boughey||United Kingdom||Consulting/ Business||Cardiff University||2019-07-06||8|
|Declan Clifford||United Kingdom||Consulting/ Consulting||University of Southampton||2019-08-03||6|
|Sandiarta Hadiprawira||Indonesia||Engineering/ ||University College London- University of London||2019-08-03||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:
Sandiarta is from Indonesia currently located in the UK. He is currently studying Mechanical engineering second year modules which include Connected System, Maths, Manufacturing & Design, Control & Instrumentation, Thermodynamics & Fluid Mechanics, Solid Mechanics and Engineering Material. He is also involved in the Shell eco Marathon project to support final year students where he is learning how to improvise the hydrogen car’s efficiency like minimizing the mechanical resistance such as internal and rolling resistance. Sandiarta is familiar with various design software such as SOLIDWORKS and CATIA v5, at which he has been using to design components of the car. He also has experience on C programming, MATLAB and Arduino and currently studying CC3200 launch pad for connected system usage such as IOT (Internet of Things). Sandiarta chose Engineering as his first choice for the preferred internship area as he would like to see a much bigger picture about Engineering. He is eager to deeply explore different kinds of roles to gain as much experience and knowledge as possible. He chose IT & Computer Science as his second choice because he has learned that IT has been an essential skill in Engineering especially during the Industrial Revolution with the rise of machine learning and IOT.|
|Maryanne Liu||Taiwan||Entrepreneurship/ Business||High School||2019-08-03||8|
|AJ Gilbert||United States||Entrepreneurship/ Business||High School||2019-09-07||24||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Anthony (AJ) Gilbert is currently a senior at Wylie E Groves Highschool. As a business owner, intern and basketball captain he has learned to be a great leader and has developed a impressive work ethic. His dream profession is to run a company. Knowing this, He wants to get as much hands-on experience in the Entrepreneurial and or Business environment. AJ wants to meet and learn from people that already do what he wants to do. When you grow a business, you are building things, creating jobs, and making peoples lives easier. Doing all three of these things fit within his interests and ambitions.His main objective is to learn as much as possible. He chose to take a gap year because he personally learns much better from experience in the field vs in a classroom. He hopes to further improve his leadership and communication skills while giving back to the company that takes me in through hard work, creative ideas and charismatic personality.|
|Jacqueline Payne||United States||Environmental Sciences & Sustainability/ ||University of Arkansas at Fayetteville (main campus)||2019-06-15||6||Available to Interview: Jacqueline is currently majoring in chemical engineering and minoring in sustainability. The main skills she has acquired throughout her time in college are critical thinking, teamwork, and leadership. She has learned these skills throughout many group projects, extra-curricular activities, and difficult engineering courses. Jacqueline is flexible in terms of her approach to the role as she believes in the value of learning in different industries. She would prefer a role related to engineering or sustainability. After studying renewable energy abroad last summer she is very passionate about sustainability issues.|
|Phoebe Ellis||United Kingdom||Environmental Sciences & Sustainability/ Business||University of Bristol||2020-01-18||6|
|Hashikka Luxman||United Kingdom||Environmental Sciences & Sustainability/ Entrepreneurship||High School||2020-04-04||10|
|Bethany Searle||United Kingdom||Environmental Sciences & Sustainability/ NGOs & Non-profits||Cardiff University||2020-07-04||6|
|Juan Caldes||Spain||Finance & Accounting/ Government & Politics||Emmanuel College||2019-06-15||8||CURRENTLY INTERVIEWING:
Juan is currently majoring in Political Science with a minor in Finance. His notable skill is communication and the art of persuasion that he was able to develop while interning at the Carlton Group. He has the ability to adapt quickly to new environments as well as being able to perform well under pressure.
Juan believes that he would be a great intern because he is a very highly motivated person who is constantly hungry to learn. During his last internship in investment banking, he was able to develop very important skills such as communication, ability to perform well under pressure, focus on being very detailed oriented, and also able to develop a strong work ethic. His objectives for this program are to keep expanding his horizons. The main reasons he applied to the finance field is because he is highly passionate about how the financial markets operate.|
|Callum Duff||United Kingdom||Finance & Accounting/ Business||University of Aberdeen||2019-07-06||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Callum is Currently studying Economics and Finance at undergraduate level at the University of Aberdeen. He applied for the Finance and Business sectors due to the relevance to his current undergraduate degree and future postgraduate degree prospects.He hopes to gain experience within a corporate surrounding such as attend meetings, give presentations, conduct research but also learn invaluable skills which are relevant to his future degree prospects and assist me him with future job applications and further his career development.|
|Devin Gellis||United States||Finance & Accounting/ Business||University of Central Florida||2019-09-07||12|
|Ho Man (Simon) Cheng||Hong Kong||Government & Politics/ NGOs & Non-profits||Open University of Hong Kong||2019-06-15||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:
Simon Cheng is eager to broaden his horizons and gain a unique experience. He is currently studying politics and public administration and he has already participated in several internships, including with the Shanghai Symphony Orchestra (marketing and promotions), and as the Chinese Editorial Assistant for Ming Pao Education Publications (writing reports and press releases relevant to the organisation). He also interned at The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization Hong Kong Association (UNESCO HK) working on the upcoming “Global Citizenship Education” project event.|
|Carlo Galluccio||Italy||Government & Politics/ Business||Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC, UNICATT)||2019-07-06||8|
|Tsz Him Chiang||Hong Kong||Hospitality, Events & Tourism/ NGOs & Non-profits||Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)||2019-07-06||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Tsz Him Chiang has applied for hospitality, events and tourism as his first area choice because he believes working for hotels or event planning companies will be a fun experience, and it also suits his skills of planning for events.
He chose NGOs and non-profits as his second preference as he wants to explore how international NGOs operate and what the core objectives and concerns of international NGOs are. He hopes to assist NGOs by working on small projects during his internship and to gain some practical and realistic work experience.I am a hard-working person who enjoys working with other people or parties. He can speak fluent English and Chinese and hopes to explore the world more by working abroad with people from various backgrounds. He hopes to bring this insight back to his native country and hopes to accomplish projects that can help others , as he believes this is a crucial aspect of work in general.|
|Sofia Zoila Peralta Ochoa||Peru||Hospitality, Events & Tourism/ Human Resources||Universidad San Martin de Porres||2019-07-06||10||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Sofia is a bachelor in Tourism and Hospitality. She describes herself as self educated, loyal and hardworking. Sofia is evidently efficient and loves to learn new things. Being part of the internship program will help her gain more experience her chosen career field and also be able to share knowledge with other people from all around the world.
She currently works on the Food and Beverage Area in a Resort and would be keen to learn new skills in Business or Human Resources|
|Louise Bugden||United Kingdom||Hospitality, Events & Tourism/ PR & Marketing||Canterbury Christ Church University (UK)||2019-11-02||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:Louise is a dedicated and outgoing Tourism graduate seeking to further and develop her career within the Travel and Tourism industry in Melbourne. Part of her degree included studying a year abroad in Malta, where she was able to develop outstanding communication skills and gained confidence when working with people from all over the world. She regards herself as a team player as well as having her own initiative. She works well under pressure and is very goal-oriented. Her latest position as Resort Representative at Olympic Holidays in Greece has provided her with great customer service and sales skills within the industry.|
|Yu Fung Alvin Shiu||Hong Kong||Human Resources/ Business||City University of Hong Kong||2019-06-15||8||CURRENTLY INTERVIEWING:
Yu Fung Alvin Shiu is from Hong Kong and currently studying management at City University of Hong Kong. He has chosen Human Resources as an area of preference as he has studied this at University and it would be a possible career choice. For the second preference, he wants to work in the business field as he has some basic knowledge and hopes to improve his insight in this area through the internship. Yu Fung Alvin Shiu describes himself as a good performer in a working environment where he is keen to learn and able to meet expectations.|
|Kimse Sok||United States||Human Resources/ Business||University of California - Riverside (UC Riverside)||2019-08-03||6|
|Andrea Gabrieli||Italy||Journalism, Publishing & Media/ Entrepreneurship||University of Hawaii - Manoa (main campus)||2019-07-06||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Andrea is a postdoctoral researcher working on advanced remote sensing space technology. His job and education are very specific. His goals for the internship are to broaden his career with a focus on entrepreneurship and broadcasting. He believes he would be a great intern because of an ability to bridge science and industry (for entrepreneurship) ) and science with general audience (for broadcasting) . He is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher in Geophysics at the University of Hawaii. He served as a Science TV guest and host for a local Hawaii TV called ThinkTech Hawaii. He is also a Deputy Head Judge for the Hawaii Science and Engineering Fair. He collaborates with novel tech development companies in Hawaii (Spectrum, Inc and 3SRM, Inc) and has a PhD in Geophysics from the University of Hawaii at Manoa (2018). He also has a Masters of Science in Geological Hazards from the British University of Lancaster (2014) and holds a Bachelor of Science in Physics from the University of Milan, Italy (2013).|
|Syahirah Harun||Malaysia||Journalism, Publishing & Media/ PR & Marketing||London Metropolitan University||2019-08-03||6|
|Chandani Patel||United Kingdom||Law/ NGOs & Non-profits||Aberystwyth University||2019-06-15||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:
Chandani is a multi-talented and enthusiastic candidate currently completing her studies in law at Aberystwyth University. She is eager to increase her knowledge of the law and see how it is put into practice in Australia, and has been proactive in honing additional skills in presentations and working with children. Chandani has expressed keen interest in civil and international law, and has previously completed work experience at a police station which allowed her to learn more about the workings of policing and the law. She also possesses a passion for human rights and refugees, where she has been inspired by how NGOs work alongside and lobby local government.|
|M'Aeisha Weeks||United Kingdom||Law/ NGOs & Non-profits||BPP University||2019-07-06||6|
|Amenpreet Bedi||United Kingdom||Law/ NGOs & Non-profits||University of London||2019-08-03||6|
|Ningyu Jiang||China||Law/ Journalism, Publishing & Media||University of Hong Kong||2019-08-03||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Ningyu Jiang is studying the program of Bachelor of Law at the University of Hong Kong. She seeks to see the world from different perspectives.. Her objectives are to experience the career field of law or journalism in Australia as this will help to inform future career ambitions. She is keen to do an Internship in Law or Journalism to learn and develop new skills and is evidently intelligent and ambitious.|
|Victoria Berry||United Kingdom||Law/ Business||Northumbria University||2019-08-03||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Victoria is currently studying Law with International Business at Northumbria Universit UK. Her specialist joint honours degree provides her with knowledge of legal aspects while connecting it to the versatile international business environment.
She is currently completing a placement year within a Ciena, a multi-national networking system, services and software cooperation based in thirty-five countries. As a Forecast Analysis Intern she has learnt many lessons. A very valuable skill she has learnt is the ability to be professional. She has learnt the importance of attention to detail, time management and enhanced her commercial awareness in many areas. Victoria is interested in Law or Business. She hopes an internship in law would nourish her intellectual curiosity by learning something new every day. She would love to develop an understanding of how the legal world provides the different rules for businesses. She is also fascinated by the international business environment and I would love the opportunity to learn more about it in a wonderful country like Australia! Victoria would value a business orientated internship as she enjoys the buzz of the many diverse business forms.|
|Harron Jungalwalla||United Kingdom||Law/ Journalism, Publishing & Media||Queen Mary University of London||2019-09-07||12|
|Abi Ghali||United Kingdom||Law/ NGOs & Non-profits||Oxford Brookes University||2019-09-07||6|
|Azan Shabbir||Canada||NGOs & Non-profits/ NGOs & Non-profits||University of Westminster (UK)||2019-06-15||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW:
Azan is a current student of an LLB at the University of Westminster. From his studies in law and charity work in rural communities in Pakistan, Azan has grown a passion for non-profits and public policy. He has worked previously with the local government in his hometown in Pakistan and has objectives to acquire experience that he will need to eventually apply to a University for a Masters degree in Public Policy. Azan has also completed studies in business management.|
|Tamzin Reynolds||United Kingdom||NGOs & Non-profits/ Business||Durham University (UK)||2019-07-06||6||Available to interview: Tamzin is in the final year of her undergraduate degree in Maths, headed towards a Masters next year. She possesses excellent numeracy and IT skills, and as an integral part of her degree has enhanced problem solving skills. In addition to what she has learned on her course, she has immersed herself in university life and picked up a variety of softer skills through extra curricular responsibilities. Running a society, and participating heavily in others has meant she has learned to manage her time effectively, and improve communication, teamwork and leadership abilities.Over recent years she has become more interested in how the world and business in particular can be made to work more sustainably, and more profitably. She firmly believes in evidence-based solutions and arguments, and believes that’s where Maths comes in. The obvious route to working in a sustainable organization is through a non-profit. But business today, thanks to initiatives like B Corps which balances profit and purpose can also provide meaningful, sustainable workplaces.|
|Lok Yee Rachel Lam||Hong Kong||NGOs & Non-profits/ Government & Politics||Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)||2019-07-06||6||Available to interview: Rachel is currently studying the Postgraduate Certificate in Laws – a professional legal education programme for intending lawyers – at the Chinese University of Hong Kong. Rachel is interested in an NGO opportunity. She believes she would be a great intern at an NGO primarily because she is very passionate about helping others, which gives her the drive to go the extra mile for a cause that she believes in. This is evident in the fact that volunteering has been a constant in her life since secondary school. She has volunteered with the Refugee Union Hong Kong, where she taught English and Chinese to refugee children. This was an extremely important cause to her, since she knew that learning the local languages was the key to refugee children integrating smoothly into Hong Kong society. She voluntarily stayed behind after each class, in order to give struggling students one-on-one help with their homework. Currently she volunteers to prepare and distribute food to the homeless, and volunteers with a company to promote intercultural awareness in secondary schools.|
|Jiho Park||South Korea||NGOs & Non-profits/ NGOs & Non-profits||University of York (UK)||2019-07-06||6||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Jiho is from South Korea and currently studying International relations at the University of York. He is interested in human rights especially for children an would like to Intern in a Non for profit organisation that NGOs that works in a similar remit. Jiho feels that that an Internship will provide a good opportunity for him to gain relevant experience and help inform future career ambitions .|
|Alida Browne||United Kingdom||NGOs & Non-profits/ NGOs & Non-profits||University of Brighton||2019-08-03||12||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW ---
Alida graduated in the summer of 2018 with a BA (Hons) in Geography, majoring in human geography, such as geo-politics, race and security, gender and environmental inequalities. She also completed her dissertation researching female homelessness in her home city. From this, Alida gained valuable skills in research including interviewing, policy document analysis and service reviews. She is also experienced in collating and presenting data and information. Alida is currently a volunteer at Clocktower Sanctuary a day shelter charity for under 25s where she deals daily with young vulnerable people in advocacy, signposting, and teaching, as well as providing emotional support, help with housing and obtaining employment and financial advice. She hopes to intern with an NGO or non-profit in Melbourne as she has ‘seen how crucial and important of a role they play in the lives of specific groups of people who may be more vulnerable than others.’ She is also interested in government and policy and environment.|
|Brian Park||United States||NGOs & Non-profits/ PR & Marketing||High School||2020-02-01||12|
|Esther Raji||United Kingdom||PR & Marketing/ Business||University of Essex||2019-07-06||8|
|Li Sum Yee Zoe||Australia||PR & Marketing/ Consulting||University of Hong Kong||2019-07-06||8|
|Anna Connolly||United Kingdom||PR & Marketing/ Business||Liverpool John Moores University||2019-09-07||8|
|Serena Primadyani||Indonesia||PR & Marketing/ Entrepreneurship||Binus University||2019-09-07||8||**ON HOLD ---
Serena is a graduate of a BA Economics in Management and Entrepreneurship and has held a position in advertising in Indonesia for the past four years. Serena is seeking an internship that will allow her to learn more about marketing and business in an international location where she can apply her current skills in communication, project management, leadership, entrepreneurship and negotiation. She has previously run her own online business and is interested in building brands and competition strategy.|
|Celine Alexander||Germany||PR & Marketing/ Journalism, Publishing & Media||Hochschule fur Medien, Kommunikation und Wirtschaft (HMKW University of Applied Sciences)||2019-11-02||16|
|Tupelo Witte||United States||Psychology/ NGOs & Non-profits||University of Mary Hardin-Baylor||2019-06-15||6||Available for Interview: Tupelo is very versatile and open to completing any task she is given. She is evidently a very hard working candidate. She wants to experience her career field from a multicultural perspective, and hopes to dig deeper into her passion for working with people, recognising the Internship as a great experience to pursue that with. Tupelo chose Psychology as a preference because it is her current major and future career field. She plans on attending graduate school and getting her Ph.D. in Clinical or Counseling Psychology. With that, she wanted to find an internship that would guide her in the field of Psychology and help her learn more about it. She also has an interest in selected Non-Profits/NGO's because that is another field that works with people up close and personally.|
|Paula Domínguez||Spain||Psychology/ NGOs & Non-profits||Universitat de Barcelona||2019-08-03||8||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: Paula applied for a program focused on psychology area because she is studying this career focuses herself in the future working as a professional in the clinical psychology field, in a hospital or as a private therapist. At the same time she believes she could drive her interest in psychology into the NGO arena where she can help people that has been through difficult situations and find themselves in need for psychological support and mental health attention.
Paula is open and excited to experience new projects that push her out of her confort zone. She believes it is important to always challenge yourself and never stop learning. Paula believes the internship program will provide her with a lot of useful tools and acknowledges that will improve her competences for the future.|
|Duc (David) Nguyen||Vietnam||Real Estate/ Finance & Accounting||RMIT University (Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology)||2019-09-07||7||AVAILABLE TO INTERVIEW: David Nguyen is from Vietnam but currently studying in Melbourne. David is an excellent candidate who is a high-achieving property student keenly seeking exposure to the real-estate or Finance industry in order to achieve personal and professional growth.
David is evidently resourceful and adaptable as demonstrated in an impressive CV|
|Bailey Francis||Canada||Social Work/ NGOs & Non-profits||York University (Canada)||2019-10-05||8|