Alumna Claudia Alana Ong featured in ‘PRESTIGE INDONESIA’

Recently, one of our GIS Alumni was featured in one of the most highly recognised  magazines in Asia: Prestige Indonesia. The alumni was none other than Claudia Alana Ong,  from the GIS Class of 2009. After GIS, Claudia went to Hawaii to complete her BBA in Marketing at University of Hawaii at Manoa; she is currently the Export Manager for PT Njonja Meneer in Indonesia.   Claudia, can you tell us a bit more about your feature in ‘Prestige Indonesia’? Sure! The Vanguards...


Alumna Jasmine Chairil Nazri is the Brand Ambassador for University of Kent

We are delighted to announce that this year’s NHS Brand Ambassador for the University of Kent will be our very own Alumna, Jasmine Chairil Nazri, from the Class of 2017. Jasmine is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management at the University of Kent.   Jasmine, how did you come to be the NHS Brand Ambassador? Growing up, I have always been surrounded by doctors who devote their life to save others - which is why I am so passionate about supporting and...


Our heartfelt congratulations to Alumnus Tom Silva, from the GIS Class of 1982, for recently releasing the feature film ‘Silhouettes’.

The film has a Hollywood producer, Brett Thompson, and has been picked up for distribution through NY-based Dreamscape Media. ‘Silhouettes’ had its world premiere at the 2017 Montreal World Festival, and was most recently screened at the Washington DC South Asian Film Festival - one of the oldest in North America. You may check out the details via this link. It was also recently screened at the Indian Film Festival of Cincinnati; please check out this link for further details. A bit...


Congratulations Alumna Hajar Yusof on your two award wins!

Alumna Hajar Yusof, from the GIS Class of 2004, completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Melbourne and recently returned to Kuala Lumpur to work in the advertising industry. Hajar now serves as an Associate Director at IPG Mediabrands, where she works with clients like KFC Malaysia & Canon. Recently, IPG Mediabrands picked up a string of advertising awards, from the ‘Golden Kancil’ (the most prized award in Malaysia’s advertising scene) to the recent ‘Tangrams...


Dr. Dorrie Y Chao a visiting professor from University of Southampton

On Wednesday 12 September, the GIS Alumni Department and Secondary Business Faculty welcomed Dr. Dorrie Y Chao a visiting professor from University of Southampton, to the school.   Dr Chao led a highly engaging and informative talk for our students, entitled ‘Sustainable Entrepreneurship: Challenges of Sustainability Transitions’. Dr Chao explored how entrepreneurship and innovation can transform the world for the better, by making it more inclusive and less polluted....


Alumna Kathryn Ghazali with DBKL Cleanliness Blueprint initiative with MKCS

We’re proud to share the news that GIS Alumna Kathryn Ghazali has been hard at work creating positive changes back on home turf. As a committee member of the The Mont Kiara Community Society (MKCS), Kathryn is excited to share the recent news that the society has been awarded Grade A in the MKCS-DBKL Cleanliness Blueprint (Phase 5) - scoring 88% - the highest score since the programme’s beginning. This is a fantastic achievement for MKCS, moving the organisation one step closer to its...


Class of 1998 – 20 Years Reunion

Welcome home Class of 1998 Alumni!   The GIS Alumni Office along with the Class of 1998 Alumni Organizing Committee are pleased to inform you that we will be holding our 20 year reunion on Saturday, 8 December 2018 in Kuala Lumpur.   Program Details: 12:30-14:00: Formal reunion program with catered lunch (detailed program will be released soon; family friendly) 19:00-Late:  Reunion dinner at Birch @ Damansara City Mall (all you can eat food and...


GIS Alumni KL Gathering 2018

We would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to each and everyone of you for joining the 2018 Alumni KL Gathering on 30th June and hope you had enjoyed the evening. It was a successful event where many of you have have attended the event despite of your busy schedule. Some of you even flew in from different places just to meet fellow Alumni and also former teachers.   GIS Alumni KL Gathering 2018 Saturday, 30th June 6.30pm to 9.30pm Grand Hall, Garden International...


YEAR 11 & YEAR 13 GRADUATION – 2018

Congratulations to all the GIS Year 11 and Year 13 Graduates! We are so proud of your dedication and hard work is an inspiration for us all. This is the first milestone of very many great things to come in your life. So keep going! Mr Edmund Lim, Alumni from class of 1989 was the Guest Speaker for the Year 11 Graduation for 2018 and Mr Paul Rennie OBE, Deputy High Commissioner at the British High Commission Malaysia was the Guest Speaker for the Year 13 Graduation for 2018. After this...


Alumna Irene Chen’s fundraising project to restore clean water boreholes in Zambia

  We are truly proud of what Alumna Irene Chen is doing for communities in need of clean water with her fundraising project. Irene Chen from Class of 1998, graduated from Monash University with a double degree, Bachelor of Commerce and Business Systems, majoring in Finance. Currently working as a Finance Business Partner for Save the Children Australia.   Tell us about your fundraiser? I recently launched a fundraiser to raise a grand goal of $75,000 to restore 5...