“For me, education is very important; like a ticket to success. The
right response to education will take us one step ahead to achieve
success,” explains Chandra Wijaya, alumnus to UPH UPH's Industrial Engineering cohort 1999 and Masters of Management cohort 2003.
Comprehensive curriculum, complete supporting facilities and broad
networking possibility are the grounding reasons Chandra chose UPH for
his higher education. During his studies at UPH, Chandra admits to be
very grateful to have been equipped with not only academic knowledge,
but also values, friendship, and student organizational experiences.
These three combined has sharpened his leadership skills to who he is
Chandra is currently entrusted to be Cummins Asia Pacific's Regional
Sales Director. Based in Singapore, Chandra is assigned to leading a
team focused on marketing in the Southeast Asia and South Asia region.
Especially with a company that provides machines, components, large
tools and equipment needed in the engineering industry, integrity and
teamwork are crucial to Chandra's work ethics.
Chandra's experiences in the past has contributed to his achievements
today. He believes that in order to be entrusted with bigger
responsibilities, he has to learn through every challenge he's face.
"Responsibility begins with me," Chandra emphasizes.