The UCSI Scholars’ Circle (U-Schos), got the chance to pay a visit to the Air Asia Berhad Headquarters at LCC Terminal during the most recent installment of the clubs’ Rise Up with Leader Series entitled Rise & Fly with Aireen Omar, CEO of Air Asia Berhad.
Held on 24th February 2015, the visitation was organized to present Ms Aireen with the Malaysia’s Top 10 Most Inspiring Young Leaders and Personalities Award, nominated and voted by university students across Malaysia.
The visitation began with a round of ice breaking initiated by Ms Aireen with the participants. This was followed by an interview session with Ms Aireen where she shared her story and leadership journey in building her career as well as the challenges she had to overcome in order to achieve success.
The participants were also brought on an exclusive office tour where they were given an inside look on how the working environment is at Air Asia.
U-Schos Rise Up with Leader Series is organised to honor the winners of Malaysia’s Top 10 Most Inspiring Young Leaders and Personalities Award which was held in conjunction with the U-SchoS’ Leadership Lecture Series 2014 . The series is also a platform for scholars to build connections with leaders from various industries and learn from their wealth of knowledge and experiences.
Other installments under the Rise Up with Leader Series include Rise & Cha with Bryan Loo, CEO of Chatime Malaysia, Rise and Learn with Joel Neoh, CEO of Groupon Malaysia and Rise and Smash with Datuk Nicol David, World No. 1 Squash Player.