"WeR1 is the best thing that happened to me which gave me a taste of the real world. I got to learn a lot – from basic profession etiquette to fluently interacting with the clients and the media. I was lucky to have a mentor like Mr Lai who taught me the most important things to remember while working or doing a business, irrespective of the industry you are in – a practical MBA experience.""
Shubhangi Gupta S P Jain School of Global Management
"Every day at WeR1 brings different challenges – even at the beginning phase of my internship I was expected to complete various different tasks with tight deadlines. I also had a pleasure to lead a project and handle a few meetings with senior management without a supervision. Internship at WeR1 is not just about learning to prepare different PR collaterals, but is also about developing important skills such as critical thinking, time management, and problem-solving. Building and maintaining rel"
Nikolina Trcak S P Jain School of Global Management
"My internship at WeR1 gave me a better understanding of the bottlenecks and the complexities of working with small-cap companies and the media. Mr Lai is a great mentor who gave me a taste of how businesses run and how to deal in a difficult situation and solve problems irrespective of the industry."
Karishma Ailsinghani S P Jain School of Global Management
"WeR1 has given me the opportunity to learn how to work efficiently and how to handle multiple tasks. I believe that these skills will help me in my future career!"
Zongjie Li S P Jain School of Global Management
"Interning at WeR1 Consultants has been challenging and meaningful. I was given the opportunity to attend our client’s briefings with media and investors which is so different from what we have learned it school. Mr. Lai is a great mentor and taught me the different skills and technique which I would not have learned anywhere else!"
Jayne Chong Republic Polytechnic
"WeR1 allowed me to interact with clients from different industries and learn from them even during my first month! More than just assisting with IR/PR matters, WeR1 provided an extraordinary experience where the managing director himself imparts knowledge that could take you far in life."
Katrina Ng Cha S P Jain School of Global Management
"Interning at WeR1 helped me grew tremendously. I was given the opportunity to work with clients and it also allowed me to explore the different parts of investor relations such as writing press releases and producing videos."
Razin Muzzammil Republic Polytechnic
"My internship at WeR1 has been an educational and insightful experience, with lots of exposure!"
Megan Chong ESSEC Business School
"The WeR1 Internship promises professional growth opportunities and it truly delivers. My summer internship experience was nothing short of doing real, impactful work for our clients. I was given opportunities to attend client meetings, organize press conferences, and even attend an IPO listing. I appreciate that Mr. Lai KK and his team constantly took time out to mentor the interns amidst the fast-paced work."
Wei Na Lai National University Of Singapore
"Working here at WeR1 has given the opportunity to film and photograph in real life high profile scenarios. It has allowed me to brush up and improve my skills in videography, photography and editing skills in ways I never thought I would. This Internship has been an eye opening experience in which lessons learned here would better prepare me and serve me well into my future.
Sean Lee Republic Polytechnic
"My 2018 summer internship at WeR1 provided me with valuable hands-on experience and a better idea about knowledge in the area of public relations and investor relations. Other things that I have valued most about my internship includes, but not limited to, the work experience with real life clients, as well the the nice and supportive working environment. I will definitely remember everything I have learnt in the long run."
Pei Jiaoying Nanyang Technological University
"WeR1 has given me the opportunity to work with real life clients, which has taught me lessons I would never have learnt in school. This internship is one of the most meaningful experiences I have encountered, and I will definitely remember everything I have learnt in the long run."
Gabrielle Lee Republic Polytechnic
"My internship experience in WeR1 has been rich, challenging and meaningful. As a boutique firm focusing on Public Relations and Investor Relations, WeR1 gave me plenty of opportunities to understand company's processes and how to work with medias. The knowledge I learnt from WeR1 is not only limited to this firm, but can be applicable to all fields for my future work."
Li Guyu Singapore Management University
"A few weeks into the internship, I was pleasantly surprised to be given opportunities to attend client meetings where, in the spirit of adding value, I learnt to consider this rule above all else: what are my client’s unspoken needs? I also received much advice and mentorship from not just my supervisor, but the founder of WeR1 himself, who takes time off his busy schedule to interact and coach interns! I am sincerely grateful for my time at WeR1."
Glenn Heng National University of Singapore
"My internship at WeR1 Consultants was definitely an exciting and eventful one. From generating collaterals to helping plan media and analyst briefings, opportunities to learn and develop professionally are always abundant here. With a dedicated team of senior consultants who are ever so willing to lend a helping hand whenever I need one, I have learned so much about the industry and financial markets and have thoroughly enjoyed my time at WeR1."
Jeremy Ng Singapore Management University
"WER1 gave me countless opportunities to grow and make mistakes as an undergraduate – hard to come by in the fast-paced world of IR and PR. Through Mr Lai and his team’s numerous years of experience and willingness to let you experience the industry for what it is, you will learn the ropes of a career in this profession from scratch."
Nicholas Ng Singapore Management University
"Interning at WeR1 Consultants is one of the best decisions I could have made for my internship. My six-month stint in WeR1 Consultants has provided me with valuable hands on experience, especially in investor relations and financial communications. I have developed and honed my skills under the helpful guidance of seasoned professionals and mentors of WeR1."
Sae Chew Phinkeaw Republic Poly Technic
"At WeR1, I was given many wonderful opportunities to learn, grow and excel. Interns were empowered to embark on meaningful tasks. I was given the autonomy and respect to complete these jobs, which allowed me to pick up many useful skills and knowledge on the job - something that really resonated with me. Mr Lai and his dedicated team guided me through this journey, and I'm grateful for this internship opportunity."
Tan Yixuan Singapore Management University
"WeR1 Consultants is distinguished in the quality of responsibility delegated to interns. The internship fosters professional growth by allowing candidates to tackle legitimate challenges and giving them ample opportunities to join in the interplay of ideas in the office. This comes in stark contrast to the mediocre tasks usually associated with internships."
Chia Soong Ming National University of Singapore
"My internship experience has been nothing short of fruitful. Immediately on your first day you are thrown into the deep-end to learn all of the company’s processes as they come. Contrary to what is advertised, Investor Relations and Public Relations are not the only things you learn when you come into this boutique firm. The learning curve is steep but the rewards are extremely rich."
Joel Lam National University of Singapore
"I am so lucky to have gotten a chance to intern at WeR1 Consultants in summer 2011. My internship was very hands on and I learned a lot about the PR and IR business in Singapore. Kwok Kin was a great mentor and always motivated me to push to the next level of my capabilities."
Chelsea Krempl Washington State University, USA
"Interning at WeR1 was an incredible experience at the heart of Singapore business. It was a rare opportunity to work alongside someone as talented and gifted as Kwok Kin."
Lawrence Monoson Hautes Etudes Commerciales de Paris, France
"Interning at WeR1 was one of my first jobs ever. Despite my inexperience I was given meaningful tasks and felt appreciated at work. My colleagues were very welcoming and I felt comfortable approaching them with questions. At WeR1 I learned how to ask more questions, and to anticipate the worst while prepping to ensure the best—skills I still use every day. I am grateful for my time at WeR1, for the lessons learned and relationships fostered."
Kea Scullion Northeastern University, USA