Who We Are

 
 
 

As a Social Enterprise led by dynamic Fund Managers, we believe in working directly with progressive Companies in Japan to 'pay it forward' by awarding practical, Language training Scholarships that enables talented Foreign Graduates to join their ranks post Training. 

It's a " Triple-Win " for: 

  1. Corporates to build Overseas Recruitment Pipeline  
  2. A life-changer for the Graduates and their Families
  3. An incredible Give-Back initiative with lasting impact 

Career enabling Scholarships.

That is Scholarship Cloud 

 
We believe in Paying It Forward.
— Satoko & Michael, Cofounders
 

Co-Founders

Satoko Koshida

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Ms. Satoko recently founded an overseas recruitment & training centre for Tokyo listed Yumeshin Holdings. Touched by the tremendous social impact of the project, she decided to vastly improve the model by turning it into a social entreprise, Scholarship Cloud.

Satoko has over 20 years of venture building, asset management, hedge fund and fund-of-funds experience at Merrill Lynch, a predecessor of HSBC Asset Management and Investor Select Advisors amongst others.  

She received her B.A in Mathematics from University of Texas.

 

Michael CS Wong

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Michael was a beneficiary of multiple Education Scholarships that helped him appreciate its incredible multiplier effect when harnessed properly. He hopes to empower millions through Scholarship Cloud.

Michael was previously at Goldman Sachs where he co-managed trading and proprietary positions in high-yield bonds, private loans and distressed assets for the Asia Credit Trading team. Prior to that, he advised over US$11 billion of cross-border M&A, financing and investments with Goldman's Southeast Asia M&A team.

He received his B.Sc. of Economics from Singapore Management University.

 
 
 

PROUDLY Supported by STEGA CAPITAL 

The Foundation arm of Singapore based Stega Capital funds the development and operations of Scholarship Cloud. Stega Capital is primarily Private Investment Office and is listed as a Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) Registered Fund Management Company.