Law Firm of the Year Award!

Clyde & Co Singapore was recently awarded the ‘Law Firm of the Year Award’ - and we are truly proud that the recipient of this awesome award was our Alumnus Mr Thomas Choo, from the GIS Class of 1998!   Thomas, can you tell us about your life after GIS? Sure! I spent a few years at German Swiss International School in Hong Kong, before I relocated to Surrey, United Kingdom to attend boarding school at Epsom College. I then received a scholarship to study law at the...


Emergency ‘First Aid at Work’ Training!

Recently, several staff members from GIS sat the Highfield Level 2 International Award in ‘Emergency First Aid at Work’, offered by by Atlas Risk and Consulting Solutions Ltd. The Managing Director at Atlas? None other than our very own alumnus, Clement Chew (Class of 2007)!   This is not the first time Clement has run safety-focused events for GIS - he delivered a safety talk on ‘Staying Safe in Malaysia’ for our PTF members a while ago. We are grateful to Clement for his...


Malaysia’s Women Leaders of 2019 Award from CMO Asia!

Here at the GIS Alumni Relations Office, we are truly proud of our Alumni Jayne Louise Kennedy (Class of 2006)! Jayne is the co-founder of EPIC DNA, a multiple award winning social enterprise that aims to make collaborative social impact accessible by empowering individuals to transform communities and environments around them. Recently, she received a CMO Asia Award for being one of ‘Malaysia’s Women Leaders of 2019’. Let’s find out more!   More about Jayne’s...


GIS Alumni 2019 Gathering in Brisbane!

We would like the lovely bunch of Alumni who joined us for a great Alumni Gathering in Brisbane recently! Joined by Ms Anneleen Erlingen, The Head of Marketing and Communication at GIS, our Australian-based Alumni had the opportunity to catch up and reminisce about their experiences at GIS - as well as share the exciting personal and professional paths they have followed since graduating!   Luo Sen LIM, Class of 2004 Alia Shahira JAFRI, Class of 2016 Frederick GORDON,...


Personal Branding and Resume Workshop with Alumna Anjali Lakhiani (Class of 2005)!

Our students had an awesome time with Anjali this morning! The workshop was fun, with some group discussion and our students learnt plenty of tips about how to prepare a good resume, ace an interview, make a great first impression and ensure their application is bumped to the top of an employer's list.   After graduating from GIS, Anjali completed a Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Queensland, and later completed her MBA at Lancaster University. At the moment, Anjali is...


Alumna Shaz Elanie Mohd Khamil was recently chosen as one of the ASEAN Foundation’s youth ambassadors for their eMpowering Youths initiative!

At the GIS Alumni Relations Office, we often have exciting news about our Alumni to share. Today we are delighted to share an update from our Alumna Shaz Elanie Mohd Khamil, from the Class of 2007. Elanie was recently chosen as one of the ASEAN Foundation’s youth ambassadors for their eMpowering Youths initiative. The ASEAN Foundation is a non-profit organisation created by and for the people of Southeast Asia. It seeks to raise awareness and provide opportunities through various...


Alumna Angel Chew will be challenging herself to climb the world’s tallest freestanding mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro!

This summer, Alumna Angel Chew (Class of 2018) will be embarking on the adventure of a lifetime in Tanzania, Africa. There, Angel will be challenging herself to climb the world’s tallest freestanding mountain, Mount Kilimanjaro, In aid of the Hope for Children charity. Hope for Children is an international charity that passionately believes every child has the right to a happy, healthy and positive childhood. They have created access to education, clean water systems and healthcare in...


GIS Class of 1982 Alumni Reunion

Recently, Alumni from the Class of 1982 returned to GIS after 37 years! They had a wonderful time meeting Mr Mark Ford (GIS Principal) Mr Matthew Corbett (Head of Secondary) and teacher Mrs Lim, reminiscing together and sharing emotional stories about ‘Life After GIS’. As part of their visit, our Alumni hosted a dialogue session with current Year 12 and Year 13 students. The session allowed our students to learn more about a wide range of professions - including Aircraft Engineering,...


Alumna Natalya Firdaus Khan’s film ‘Little Bear’

The Official Promotional Trailer for the film ‘Little Bear’ is now ready for viewing! The director of this movie is none other than our Alumna Natalya Firdaus Khan, from the GIS Class of 2017. Produced by Lara Blue Crockart, with cinematography by Joey Slocombe and written by Charlie Matheson, you can check out the official trailer here. Earlier this month, we chatted to Natalya about the film, as well as her memories of her time at GIS.   Natalya, what is ‘Little...


Friendly basketball match between our GIS Alumni and GIS students

Our Alumni and current GIS students brought it to the courts for a fantastic game of women's basketball on Friday evening! Although only one team won gold, the true 'gold' was the fantastic experience and special memories made during the friendly match. It was wonderful to welcome back some of our Alumni who participated in this friendly match: Nicole Chan, Marsha Aswani, Adela Hertanto, Mikhaila Teh, Yoshie Seki and Hamizah Jamal. A special thanks to Athletic Director Mr Mark Springall for...