October 13, 2021

Interested in International Finance?

Event Details

Date & Time

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM


School of Business Administration


Via Zoom: https://gonzaga.zoom.us/j/7457904073

About This Event

Join the School of Business and several international financial services professionals as they talk about their careers in international finance and share helpful insights about working in Asia. Explore why exposure to Asia is important in a career progression. Find out about potential ways to find a job in the region or to get exposure to Asia with a US based company. 

Featured Guests: 

Tyler graduated from Gonzaga in 2012 with a BBA in Business Administrations, Operations Management & Business Management Systems.  After graduating from Gonzaga, he took a role with the Royal Bank of Scotland in Singapore.  In 2019 he earned a Master’s in Management Information Systems from the University of Arizona Eller College of Management and currently works as a software developer for General Motors in Austin, Texas.

Sally is based in Kirkland, Washington where she serves as the Director of Individual Philanthropy for Save the Children and Director of Marketing for TorrX, a smart ball pump start-up. Sally spent 17 years in Hong Kong.  During her first 12 years there, she served in various senior executive roles for Bank of America. During this time Sally was also the Co-Founder and Co-Owner of Pacific Coffee Company, Hong Kong’s first specialist coffee chain.

Scott is a senior C-Level business leader with extensive experience in mergers & acquisitions, P&L management, business turn around and the design and implementation of disciplined and structured business operating systems.  Scott’s career includes senior executive roles with Freudenberg NOK, General Electric and PPG Industries. Starting in 2013 Scott relocated to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to serve as the GM for PPG SE Asia, covering markets such as Malaysia, Vietnam, Thailand, Indonesia and the Philippines.  

Co -Moderator: DAVID THOMAS
David currently serves as the Group Chief Risk Officer, China Development Financial Group, Taipei, Taiwan.  He has spent the past 27 years serving in various senior level financial services roles based in Hong, Kong, Singapore, Thailand, Malaysia and Taiwan.  David is also the parent of a current GU student as well as a GU alumni.

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