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Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO) Case Challenge 2019

Deadline: 02 Jun 2019 (Closed)
Location: Hong Kong

UBS is inviting applications from Year 3 or above FBE UG Students who will be graduating in 2021 for its Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO) Case Challenge 2019.


About the Competition

Group Chief Operating Officer (GCOO) Case Challenge 2019 focus on the functions of UBS Technology and Operations Divisions, which incorporating functions like Corporate Services, Operations, Process Excellence and Technology.


The divisions deliver competitive solutions through digital innovation and operational excellence. They strive to be an organization that is excellent, commercial, innovative and connected in providing services that enable UBS to create superior value for our clients, shareholders, employees and partners.


Each team which contains 4 students, who will be graduating in 2021, will be given a challenge to solve real-life problems and have the opportunity to network with UBS senior leaders, experts and recruiters.


Other than prizes, top three teams will be fast-tracked to UBS 2020 Summer Internship Programme* and connect with industry partners for a mentorship opportunity.


* You must be in your penultimate year of study and pass all online assessments in order to be fast-tracked


Event Schedule

June 2

Registration Deadline

June 10

Case release

July 2

Case submission

July 11

Announcement of 5 finalists

August 7

Final presentation


You may refer to the event page HERE for more information about the challenge.


Interested students please submit your registration, including your team name, team member’s CVs and graduating years HEREby 11:59pm on June 2, 2019 (Sunday).



  1. Our Faculty will not be responsible for any expenses incurred in this Competition.
  2. The data collected through the online application is solely administered by the organizer. The Faculty shall not be held liable in the case that disputes, loss or any other situations arise.