Candace Kotien Tang

  • Degree Programme: MBA
  • Global Nationality: Taiwanese

Education: MA Social Sciences, University of Chicago, USA; graduated in 2017. BA Political Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong; graduated in 2016.

Pre-MBA industry: Technology

Pre-MBA role: Enterprise Sales, Meltwater

Clubs: Tech & Media Club, Women in Business Club, Consulting Club

About me: Candace is originally from Taiwan and has lived in Hong Kong, the Netherlands and the United States. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, where she studied Political Science. During her Masters in Social Science at the University of Chicago, she designed human-centred research with a focus on organisational behaviour.

After briefly working in consulting, Candace joined a global SaaS company to manage its high-value enterprise clients in Greater China. Leading enterprise sales, she is passionate about building products and services through the cultivation of empathy with end-users. To help companies expand innovatively, she developed international branding strategies for new market entrants.

Candace chose to join the LBS community for its commitment to diversity and collaboration among global talent. At LBS, Candace is an active member of the Tech & Media Club and the Women in Business Club. She is excited to connect her network across APAC and the US to create a strong community for women in tech.

Three topics I can be approached about: Life at LBS; women in tech

Email address: ctang.mba2023@london.edu