Ascend at Arizona State University

Ascend is the premier professional organization dedicated to enabling its members, business partners and the community to leverage the leadership and global business potential of Pan-Asians. Membership is open to individuals of all ethnic and professional backgrounds, ages and geographic locations. You DON'T have to be Asian to join! With the rise of the Asian markets - learn how those markets will impact your global career of tomorrow!

The role that this group plays in the global marketplace continues to grow with the economic growth of Asia, especially China, India and Southeast Asia.

The convergence of all these indicators demonstrates that Asian professionals are a critical element of business growth strategies and represent a pipeline of strong talent for companies. It is also important for people to understand how Asian cultures work, given the rise of the Asian economies and to allow them to remain competitive in the workforce.

Our Future:
Ascend plays a vital role in helping global companies and our members align their objectives for mutual success and we have rapidly become one of the largest Pan-Asian professional membership organizations.

Our Opportunities:
-KPMG Ascend Case Competition for Members
-$60,000 in national scholarships for our members
-Attend London School of Economics Asia Investment Banking Conference abroad in Asia - 2011 in Hong Kong (Funding Possible)

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