Elson Ong credits his lecturers and classmates for helping him succeed. He graduated as the Lee Kuan Yew Award recipient and gold medallist of his cohort. Often described as bright, hardworking and responsive, Elson excelled in his studies and went on to pursue a degree at Yale-NUS College, earning a Bachelor of Arts (Urban Studies) with Honours under the Social Sciences faculty in June 2017. Keen to explore the world, Elson took up an opportunity to work in Hong Kong where he is attached to Goldman Sachs as an analyst in the Finance Division. He chose to work in Hong Kong as it has always been known as a financial powerhouse, the “Wall Street of the East”.
[Elson was previously from Junyang Secondary School.]