About Us

About Us

Who
We Are
Established in 2005, Ascend has grown to serve professionals and corporations across various professions and across multiple industries.
Ascend reaches 60,000 people with 34 student chapters and 17 professional chapters located in both the United States and Canada around major business hubs and educational institutions. We offer robust professional development and career enhancement programs designed to cultivate Pan-Asian talent.

In addition, the National Association of Asian MBAs (NAAMBA), Ascend’s national organization for MBA professionals and students, fosters Competent, Committed, Competitive, and Collaborative global MBA leaders to fulfill diverse talent pipelines. Ascend Foundation‘s research provides the basis to the development of our leadership and development programs.

Established in 2005, Ascend has grown to serve professionals and corporations across various professions and across multiple industries.
Ascend reaches 60,000 people with 34 student chapters and 17 professional chapters located in both the United States and Canada around major business hubs and educational institutions. We offer robust professional development and career enhancement programs designed to cultivate Pan-Asian talent.

In addition, the National Association of Asian MBAs (NAAMBA), Ascend’s national organization for MBA professionals and students, fosters Competent, Committed, Competitive, and Collaborative global MBA leaders to fulfill diverse talent pipelines. Ascend Foundation‘s research provides the basis to the development of our leadership and development programs.

Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision

Our vision is to...

Enhance the presence and influence of current and future Pan-Asian business leaders and serve as a collective voice for Pan-Asian business communities.

Our Mission

Our mission is to...

Be the premier professional organization dedicated to enabling its members, corporate partners and the professional Pan-Asian community to leverage the leadership and global business potential of Pan-Asian professionals worldwide.

Our Vision & Mission

Our Vision

Our vision is to...

Enhance the presence and influence of current and future Pan-Asian business leaders and serve as a collective voice for Pan-Asian business communities.

Our Mission

Our mission is to...

Be the premier professional organization dedicated to enabling its members, corporate partners and the professional Pan-Asian community to leverage the leadership and global business potential of Pan-Asian professionals worldwide.

As an Ascend member or AscendNAAMBA member, you have access to world-class leadership and professional development programs.

You will also have access to our unique Pan-Asian leadership networks, and opportunities to develop your leadership skills and influence in the community. Membership in Ascend also provides exclusive access to members-only benefits and discounts.

Our Value

As an Ascend member or AscendNAAMBA member, you have access to world-class leadership and professional development programs.

You will also have access to our unique Pan-Asian leadership networks, and opportunities to develop your leadership skills and influence in the community. Membership in Ascend also provides exclusive access to members-only benefits and discounts.

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