Laura is a final year student at the University of Sydney pursuing a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Government & International Relations and Political Economy. Over the course of her studies, she developed a strong interest in economic development, geopolitics, and socioeconomic inequalities.
She joined AMBC in hopes of gaining a better perspective on ways to strengthen ties between Australia and Malaysia as well as learning more about businesses and organisations in both countries.
She was born and raised in Malaysia, and has previously done internships at Penang Institute – a policy research institute – and BFM – a renowned independent radio station, both based in Malaysia. She was also a former Secretary in the Sydney University Association of Malaysian Students (SUAMS).