2023 HSBC Insights into Asia Series – Opening Up A World of Opportunity

Student Affairs Office 2023 HSBC Insights into Asia Series – Opening Up A World of Opportunity  

2023 HSBC Insights into Asia Series – Opening Up A World of Opportunity

Whatever degree discipline you are studying, your skills and passions have a place at HSBC. With our Insights into Asia series, you can learn about the opportunities and benefits of working in international banking, and meet world-class business leaders who share an interest in your career. These sessions will also help give you a head start ahead of our 2024 graduate and internship applications opening this August.

We have a lineup of exciting virtual sessions covering interesting topics such as Fintech and Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) as well as various lines of business in HSBC specifically Global Banking & Markets and Wealth & Personal Banking.

We’re operating on a first-come, first-served basis. Register now via the links below and we will send you the zoom link(s) with joining instruction for your chosen session(s) via email. Please note that these sessions will not be recorded, so we cannot circulate them after they have taken place.

Join Peter Dingle, our Ecosystems and Partnerships Lead for HSBC’s Venture and Growth Investments as he takes us on a journey through the Metaverse, explaining where HSBC has a ‘right to win’, demystifying the Metaverse opportunities of ‘Play, Work and Serve’ and setting out the job ahead of us in being the Future Internationalists’ Bank of Choice.

Previously Wealth and Personal Banking’s Head of Business Model Innovation, Peter has 20 years of experience as a High Tech Entrepreneur, Investor and CEO Consultant. Over the last two decades, he has developed, launched and managed multiple 100M+ Technology Hardware and software products in Asia. His Innovation Accelerators in Hong Kong and Singapore have helped over 75 Startups raise over USD50M in seed funding.


Date & Time: 17 May 2023 (Wednesday), 7:00pm-7:45pm HKT

Speaker: Peter Dingle, Ecosystem and Partnerships lead, Venture Investment, Asset  Management Group Asia

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At HSBC Wealth and Personal Banking, we help customers to take care of their day-to-day finances and to manage, protect and grow their wealth. Our international network and breadth of expertise enable us to support individuals, families, business owners, investors and entrepreneurs around the world. To achieve the goal, we are making a lot of significant investments in technology and innovation, and building a digital wallet like PayMe is a great example of digital innovation at HSBC. By joining the session, you can learn more about what it means to be part of HSBC Wealth and Personal Banking – from the newest graduate members of our HSBC family all the way to senior management, as we truly believe everyone has great experiences and ideas to share, every voice matters.


Date & Time: 18 May 2023 (Thursday), 7:00pm-7:45pm HKT

Speaker: Dharini Kannan Hemant, Managing Director – Head of PayMe, joined by colleagues and graduates

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Commitment to sustainability is one of the values students expect from their Employer of Choice. Join this event to learn about HSBC’s Sustainability Agenda, what we’re doing as a company, how it impacts careers both now and in the future, and ways to get involved once you start your career journey with HSBC.


Date & Time: 23 May 2023 (Tuesday), 7pm-7:45pm HKT

Speaker: Wai-Shin Chan, Global Head of Climate Change

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This session will prepare you for the world of Global Banking. We take the time to gain a deep understanding of our clients’ financial requirements and business goals in order to deliver a seamless service through a global network of relationship managers and product specialists. Andrew Li along with recent graduates will provide insights and tips on life as a junior analyst. Join the session to build up your market knowledge and find out more about life at HSBC in Global Banking.

There will also be pre-activities to learn, explore and help you get the very most out of the session, once registered you’ll be sent more details about this.


Date & Time: 24 May 2023 (Wednesday), 7:00pm-7:45pm HKT

Speakers: Andrew Li, Director – Advisory Global Banking, joined by graduates

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Are you interested in exploring a career in Markets? Join us to hear on how you can get started with investing in stocks in Asia and potentially becoming a portfolio manager in the future. It also will provide a glance at the China stock market, aiming to equip you with the foundation knowledge and the up-to-date news and insights.


Date & Time: 31 May 2023 (Wednesday), 7:00pm-7:45pm HKT

Speakers: Herald Ver Der Linde, Managing Director – Research Equity Strategy, joined by graduates

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Want to know more about HSBC and their programmes available for students and graduates? Please visit their early careers website here.