Asia Pacific Recruiting

Many Penn students are interested in learning more about opportunities to work with organizations in the Asia Pacific region. We will update this page with information as we learn more about specific opportunities available as often they do not utilize the on-campus recruiting program. You should also be sure to check PennLink regularly. (Note that these events typically occur in the fall of each year so the page is most heavily updated then.) 

2017 - 2018 Academic Year

July 2017

2017 APAC CITI CAREER FAIR

Singapore - Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Hong Kong - Thursday, July 27, 2017

Your "career" can often be an intimidating and foreign topic for university students. At Citi, we want to help you find out what career opportunities are available to you. Come join us at the Career Fair to discover what you could potentially be doing next summer! Learn about different business career paths in financial services through interactive booths and hands-on workshops. Hear first-hand from our current interns share about their experiences thus far. Get tips from HR on how to make your application competitive. This is the perfect opportunity for university students to not only learn about the diverse career paths in financial services, but to also get an edge on how to make their application competitive. Morning and afternoon sessions will be available for both locations. Please register your interest via oncampus.citi.com under Events in University Programs by July 14, 2017 with your resume. See more here.

August 2017

BNP Paribas - Asia Pacific

Focus on your tomorrow. Today. Returning home to Singapore this summer and considering to work in Asia Pacific after you graduate? Join us to learn more about our APAC Graduate Program designed to equip you with the technical skills and individual competencies to embark upon a successful career within the BNP Paribas Group. If you are looking out for internship opportunities as you enter your penultimate year, our summer internship program would be a promising option you may wish to apply for as well. Being one of the largest international banking network, we strive to employ talented and innovative people who are aligned to our vision and culture. Be part of the Asia Pacific story.

Thursday, August 3, 2017:  BNP Paribas Singapore Office

This event is open to overseas returning students graduating in 2018 and after from all areas of discipline. To register for this event, please submit your resume with subject header "Summer Search - Singapore" to apac.graduates@asia.bnpparibas.com by July 23, 2017.  Given the limited capacity available, shortlisted students will be notified by email.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017:  BNP Paribas Hong Kong Office

This event is open to overseas returning students graduating in 2018 and after from all areas of discipline. To register for this event, please submit your resume with subject header "Summer Search - Hong Kong" to apac.graduates@asia.bnpparibas.com by July 30, 2017.  Given the limited capacity available, shortlisted students will be notified by email.

September 2017

JP Morgan Asia Pacific Events and 2018 Summer Programs

September 29th, 2019 (apply by the September 16th.) 

JPMorgan Asia has asked students in Pennsylvania to apply for their summer analyst programs by September 16. Find our more here: https://www.vpul.upenn.edu/careerservices/files/JPMorganAsia2017.pdf. They will be visiting Philadelphia on September 29 and would like to receive applications well before then.

Credit Suisse, APAC INSPIRE Live: Challenging Assumptions: Careers in Risk

Monday, September 18, 2017, 19:30 -  20:00 SGT/HKT

Would you like a career that stays on the pulse of world events, is client-facing, and is at the forefront of technological innovation? Look no further as a career in Risk Management might just be for you! The Risk function acts as guardian of the bank's risk appetite and a career in risk does not mean that you are risk averse. You can look forward to challenging and proactively engage with the business as well as stakeholders. Join Daniel Hicks, VP in Risk Management, Kiran Shahzad, AVP in Risk Management and Victor Neo an Analyst in the Risk Graduate Program as they look forward to challenging your assumptions on a career in risk live via our Credit Suisse Careers Facebook page. Register here before Sunday, September 17, 2017 to receive a reminder of this event on the day and join us live on Credit Suisse Careers Facebook page through your mobile devices, PC or laptop.

HSBC Asia: Careers Information Session - University of Pennsylvania

Tuesday, September 26, 2017, 12.00 PM - 1.15 PM, Inn at Penn

The HSBC Graduate Recruitment representatives from Hong Kong will host an interactive session on September 26 September for penultimate and final year students from the University of Pennsylvania. This session is for students who are interested in starting their banking career in Hong Kong. Nishilla McKeogh, Regional Lead, Graduate Recruitment and Development Asia Pacific and Deborah Leerhsen, Managing Director, Global Banking will introduce our 2018 Global Banking and Global Markets Summer Internship and Global Graduate Programmes. Register here. Selected students will be notified by HSBC Graduate Recruitment team.


October 2017

Goldman Sachs Spotlight on Asia Operations Division (for full-time roles)

October 4, 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Goldman Sachs Offices, 200 West Street, New York, NY

Register by September 25, 2017

We are happy to invite you for the Goldman Sachs' Spotlight on Asia Operations Division event hosted at our New York office. This is a great opportunity to learn more about our firm, our business and our 2018 Full-Time Analyst opportunities.  At this session, you will be able to meet with our professionals in Operations, ask questions in an informal setting and most importantly gain insight into what it is like to work at Goldman Sachs. See registration instructions and additional details here. Questions should be addressed to JapanCampusRec@ny.email.gs.com.

Full Time Opportunities in China with Procter & Gamble (appy by October 10th)

Procter & Gamble China is hiring Penn students to join various full-time positions starting next summer at P&G China.  We are recruiting for all majors who are in pursuit of a Bachelor's degree or above and will graduate in 2018 or have recently graduated in 2016 or 2017.  Must have Chinese work authorization. We are hiring for 8 different functional areas (Brand Management, Finance & Accounting, Product Supply, Research & Development, Sales, Consumer & Market Knowledge, Human Resources, and Information Technology). The application deadline is 10/10/17.  Interested applicants should apply directly online at China.pgcareers.com.

Citi APAC

Monday, October 9th, 8:00 - 9:00 pm, Huntsman Hall G65

Join Citi APAC to learn about internship and job opportunities in that region.

80 Days Event for Overseas Chinese Talent (pre-employment workshop for finding jobs in China)

Saturday, October 14, 1:30 - 4:00 pm, Skirkanich Hall Berger Auditorium

As a student studying abroad, when should you start seeking job opportunities in China? How do you write a proper CV that get HR's attention? How should you prepare for different types of interviews in China? How can you negotiate salary with HR? There is much more you should know about job seeking in China than you thought. Lockin China, as the largest recruitment platform specialized in supporting Chinese overseas students, has invited experienced HR and employers to bring you the most professional and practical pre-employment workshop for finding jobs in China. Last year, more than 10,000 overseas students found jobs after attending Lockin China 80 Days Event. This year, we will bring even more positions that you can choose from to realize your true value in a career. You will have more choices and broader access with tens of thousands of vacancies from 1,000 employers provided exclusively for overseas talent. 1000 global universities and Lockin China stand united to get you hired in this coming graduation season. Please register for this workshop here now: http://www.lockinchina.com/NextBActivity/GetActivity/816/2. Additional details can be found here.

Barclays Asia

Wednesday, October 11th, The Inn at Penn

Join our upcoming presentation in Philadelphia to find out about our outstanding graduate and internship programmes that rank amongst the very best. We will be presenting our Asia business and career opportunities, followed by a networking event to give you the opportunity to find out more about us. To register, send your resume to campusrecruitmentasia@barclays.com by 17 September 11:59pm EST, with subject line ‘Application for Barclays Asia Presentation in Philadelphia'.

BNP Paribas Asia Pacific

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.   Be part of the Asia Pacific story. Our 2018 APAC Graduate and Summer Internship Opportunities are now open via our graduate website: apacgraduates.bnpparibas.com. Interested candidates are most welcome to apply online and applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, although the deadline for full-time applicants is October 31st and for internships it is November 30. Questions should beaddress to apac.graduates@asia.bnpparibas.com.


Opportunities with AB InBev North (which includes China, Korea and Japan)

Application Period :September 01.2017 - Oct.18 2017

  • For overseas candidates, you are free to choose to attend the interview by skype online or face to face in any interview section before Business Game. If you pass the structured interview, you will be invited to Shanghai Office for Business Game.
  • The application period has been extended to Oct.18

Application Links:

For Overseas Candidates from Korea

Application link: http://suo.im/3m8j7t


For Overseas Candidates from Japan

If you have graduated from schools, and you are now in Japan, please apply through the link below.

Application link: http://suo.im/J6fmt

If you are still studying abroad, please apply through the link below.

Application link: http://suo.im/3T7kUf

For Overseas Candidates from China

If you have graduated from schools, and you are now in China, please apply through one of the links (By Interview Locations) below.

Beijing: http://suo.im/3wYRBi

Shanghai: http://suo.im/1YbSHO

Guangzhou:  http://suo.im/1ZZ4WJ

If you are still studying abroad, please apply through the link below.

Application link: http://suo.im/3T7kUf

For more information, please visit:

1. Company Website: www.ab-inbev.com
2. GMT Official Website: http://www.abi-gmt.net
3. Yingjiesheng: http://bbs.yingjiesheng.com/forum-3230-1.html
4. GMT mailbox: APAC.GMT@cn.ab-inbev.com
5. LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/13215003
6. FB: https://www.facebook.com/ABInBevAPACN/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel


November 2017

Boston Career Forum 2017 for Japanese / English Bilingual Individuals

November 17 - 19, 2017

Students will be able to meet with approximately 200 hiring companies and scholarships are available for students to help cover travel expenses. Find out more here: https://careerforum.net/en/event/bos/.