HINRICH SCHOLARSHIPRMIT University
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Master of Global Trade, Class of 2022
CURRENT EMPLOYMENTProcurement Country Lead
Unilever Australia & New Zealand, Sydney, Australia
“Through the objectives of the Master of Global Trade program, I aspire to grow my career and become a leader in my company and communities where I can lead and contribute more to society.”
Ngan is the Procurement Country Lead for Unilever Australia and New Zealand, in charge of strategic sourcing and developing innovative business partnerships. Unilever is a multinational Fortune 500 company producing consumer goods. Ngan is based in Sydney.
Prior to moving to Australia, Ngan was the Procurement Manager for Unilever’s Vietnam office where she was in charge for sourcing and partnership management. In total, she Ngan has worked for Unilever for 15 years after joining the Management Training Program in 2008. From there, she became the Assistant Manager of Raw Materials Supply in Vietnam. She then moved to Singapore as a Procurement Assistant Manager before returning to her home country to serve in several management positions.
She earned her Bachelor’s of International Relations from the University of Social Sciences and Humanity – HCMC Vietnam National University in 2008 and her Master of Global Trade at RMIT University through the Hinrich Global Trade Leader Scholarship Program in 2022.
The multi resources offered by the Master of Global Trade program inspires me to develop a new perspective on global trade. I can combine my experience with technical and soft skills development through lectures, group projects and teamwork, guided by international practitioners and professors.
These skills are essential for building and driving the transformation of global trade and value chains towards sustainability. It is also a privilege to be part of the program which pioneers a new approach to curriculum development and learning through collaboration between the business sectors and the academe.
I adhere completely to the objectives of the program: to aspire, achieve our full potential, learn and engage in lifelong learning. Through this, I aspire to grow my career and become a leader in my company and communities where I can lead and contribute more to society.
While working in a global FMCG company and supplying essentials to our beloved consumers, I will do my part to help increase efficiency in the global trading network of Unilever to achieve sustainable growth.
It is my honor to join Master of Global Trade under the Hinrich Foundation Global Trade Scholarship that can satisfy all I need for achieving my big purpose of dedicating my gained knowledge after graduated to Unilever Procurement as well as supply chain competitive capability in this agile world.