Management Committee Mr Jayapal Ramasamy Chairman Read More Close Mr Jayapal Ramasamy QUALIFICATIONS Mr Jayapal was the CEO of AEC Education Plc during listing and subsequently the Finance Director before becoming Non-Executive Director of Malvern Education Plc. He has more than 32 years extensive Management experience of which 25 years in education.He is currently the Deputy President of UK Accounting Group called McMillan Woods International, Chairman of Trace Capital Pte Ltd and Chairman of Hallmark Nominee Services Pte Ltd Singapore, Board of Governor of St. John International School, Malaysia and Advisor to English Learning Group Pte. Ltd.Mr Jayapal is the Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants UK (FCCA), the Fellow Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (FCA), and the Fellow Institute of Certified Management Consultant (FCMC). EXPERIENCE Mr Jayapal is one of the Founder Member and a Fellow of the Institute of management Consultants (IMC) and was its Past President. Mr Jayapal has been instrumental in developing the Asian network for McMillan Woods, in particular, India, Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. Mr Jayapal was also instrumental in bringing Linguaphone Ltd (UK), specialized in English Language teaching to this regional in helping them tie-up a regional agreement with English Language Group for 15 countries. COMMUNITY SERVICE Mr Jayapal has been an active member of the Rotary Club, he is currently the District treasurer of District 3310. Dr Philbert Chin Co-Chairman Read More Close Dr Philbert Chin QUALIFICATIONS Dr Chin holds a MBBS degree and was Chairman of Drs Horne & Chin Pte Ltd and The Pharmacy Pte Ltd; Council Member of the Singapore Medical Association; member of its Ethics Committee; Treasurer and subsequently Chairman, Finance Committee in the Eighth Council, College of General Practitioners Singapore. EXPERIENCE Dr Chin’s community service included being the Founder President, Parent’s Teachers’ Association, St Michael’s Primary School (1969-1971), Member of the Panel of Advisors to the Magistrate, Juvenile Court (1976 -1992), Vice-Chairman, Parole Board, Ministry of Social Affairs (1987-1992) and Panelist, R.E.A.C.H. (2010-2012). COMMUNITY SERVICE He was the Founder-President of RSVP Singapore – The Organisation of Senior Volunteers (2000-2012) and former Board Member of Samaritans of Singapore (2011-2017). He is an active Rotarian and has served as President of Rotary Club of Singapore (1979-1980) and District Governor, District 330 (1983-1984). Currently he is an Independent Director of Rotary International, District 3310, Berhad, Advisor to the Foundation of Rotary Clubs in Singapore. Internationally he has served Rotary International as Member, Strategic Planning Committee (2002-2005), Chairman, Youth Service Committee (1990- 1991), Vice-Chairman, Rotary Volunteer-in-Action Committee (1991-1992), Chairman, Host Organisation Committee, RI Convention Singapore (1997-1999) and Moderator, Incoming Rotary Governance Training Programme (1993-1994) He’s been awarded by the Rotary International receiving the Rotary’s President Citation Award (1983/84), The Rotary Foundation Citation Meritorious Service Award 1992/93 and RI-Rotary Service Above Self Award 1993/94. For his service to the community, he has received the following National Awards, Public Service Medal (PBM) (1985) and Public Service Star (BBM) 2008) Mr Kelvin Chan Principal Read More Close Mr Kelvin Chan QUALIFICATIONS Mr. Kelvin Chan holds a Bachelor Degree in Civil and Structural Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University in 1985. He is currently a management consultant, trainer and executive coach. He is a Fellow Certified Management Consultant of the Institute of Management Consultants (Singapore) and also a Registered Management Consultant in Singapore. He specialises in corporate productivity and related improvement techniques including Productivity Management, Green Productivity, Business Excellence and Industrial Engineering Techniques. He is an Honorary Certified Productivity Practitioner of the Asian Productivity Organization. He was awarded the CMC Academic Fellow Award by The International Council of Management Consulting Institutes for his significant contribution to thought leadership within the management consulting profession supported by exemplary teaching and applied research. EXPERIENCE Kelvin Chan is the Director and Principal Consultant of Teian Consulting International Pte Ltd and had led multi-disciplinary teams of Consultants and Professionals in assisting more than 800 SMEs in productivity improvement and related projects in Singapore, Asia, and Africa. He served as a Chief Resource Person / Resource Person for the Asian Productivity Organization and is instrumental in training many Productivity Practitioners, Productivity Consultants and Trainers and Green Productivity Specialist in Asia, Africa and South America for more than 20 years. He also served as an Associate Facility for the subject on Productivity Management at the Singapore University of Social Sciences. He was the Chair of the Working Committee for the development of the Enterprise Singapore recognised, Registered Management Consultant (RMC) certification programme of the Institute of Management Consultants (Singapore) to certify management consultants in Singapore. COMMUNITY SERVICE He is an active Rotarian and has served as President of Rotary Club of Singapore North in the term 2012-2013. He is instrumental in spearheading the club’s ‘North Wheel’ project in partnership with Mobility Aids Services Training Centre of Kampong Senang Charity and Education Foundation. The project focuses on repair, maintenance and recycling of wheelchairs for the community in Singapore. Over the years, he has served in other positions including Vice-President, Director Club Administration, Director International Service, Sergeant at Arms and member Community Services Committee. In serving the professional community, he served as the Honorary Secretary of the Institute of Management Consultants (Singapore) (IMCS) since 2011 and is currently the Head of the IMCS and RMC Secretariat. Ms Linda P. L. Wong Honorary Treasurer Read More Close Linda P. L. Wong QUALIFICATIONS She is a graduate of Monash University with a Bachelor of Economics degree majoring in Accountancy and is a Chartered Accountant registered with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, a Certified Financial Planner with the Financial Planning Association of Malaysia as well as being a Registered Filing Agent with ACRA Singapore. EXPERIENCE Linda has worked with a global independent trust company for 15 years, where her last position held was as their Managing Director of the Singapore office. She had more than 50 employees, her office’s assets numbering well over USD 100 million under her administration. Even now, she remains the Resident Manager of Kensington Trust Singapore Limited. COMMUNITY SERVICE Linda is passionate about giving back to the community and rotary, having been President of the Rotary Club of Labuan from 2004/05 and President of Rotary Club of Sentosa from 2010/2011. She has also held down positions such as the Chairman of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) from 2016/17 and 2015/16, Treasurer of Potential Realised in Youth through Mentoring and Education (PRYME) Society from 2016/17. Mr KC Tong Chair – Governance Committee Read More Close Mr KC Tong QUALIFICATIONS He has a B.Sc (Bldg) Hons, from University of Singapore. EXPERIENCE KC Tong served in the National Service & ROD as a Signals Officer from 1971-1973. He graduated with a B.Sc Bldg (Hons) from University of Singapore in 1977. KC Tong was a Project Director of Tong Bros Construction Co Pte Ltd (family construction business) managing construction of factory/warehouse in Ipoh & Singapore. He diversified the company’s activities to residential property development of terrace, semi-D & detached houses and condominium. In 1985, he co-founded Electronic Resources Ltd (ERL), a distributor of key components (Intel CPUs, HDDs, MB, memory chips) in the PCs market. In 1993, ERL was listed on SESDAQ and in 1995 was upgraded to the Main Board of SGX. With $1.0 billion annual sales, ERL was acquired by Ingram Micro Inc in 1997. In 1999, KC Tong retired as a Chairman of ERL to return to family business. From 1999 onwards, KC Tong spent his time to manage his family business of construction and property development, extending investments in property development to Tokyo, San Francisco and golf courses to UK. COMMUNITY SERVICE KC Tong is an active Rotarian and has served as a Charter Member and President (RY 1990-91) of Rotary Club of Tanglin. Dr Leong Sai Fan Chair – Strategic Direction & Planning Committee Read More Close Dr Leong Sai Fan QUALIFICATIONS Dr Leong has a PhD from St Bartholomew’s Hospital Medical School, London, and worked mostly in the area of the biology of the developing brain. He was a Senior Lecturer teaching medical, dental and pharmacy students at the Faculty of Medicine, NUS for 10 years. EXPERIENCE Dr Leong is a Director of LQ Goodman & Associates Pte Ltd and is a business management consultant, a trainer and facilitator for corporations and SMEs for the last 25 years. He has worked in government statutory board before joining SQ Centre, a training and consulting joint venture company of SIA. Professionally, he is a certified national SQA assessor and productivity consultant in Singapore. COMMUNITY SERVICE Dr Leong has been a Rotarian in RC Pandan Valley for the last 10 years, and he is part of the District Training Team that develops the training programmes for PETS, SETS, TETS and Sergeant-at-Arms modules. Ms Elsie Chua Chair – Corporate and Marketing Communications Committee Read More Close Ms Elsie Chua QUALIFICATIONS Elsie holds a Bachelor of Arts degree majoring in Economics and Sociology from the National University of Singapore and a Masters of Business with Distinction, International Marketing from Curtin University. She has a Diploma in Marketing from the Chartered Institute of Marketing and a Graduate Diploma in Financial Management from the Singapore Institute of Management. EXPERIENCE Elsie, retired on 1 July 2018 as the Chief Marketing Officer, a Senior Management within the group at Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SPHL). The Integrated Marketing Division under her was responsible for SPHL media revenue of over $700m harnessing the convergent power of print, digital, radio and out-of-home to maximize advertisers marketing efforts. She brings with her over 30 years of Marketing, Operational and General Management experience in media, retail, fashion and the sporting goods industry. In SPH, besides marketing SPH media assets and building client relationships, Elsie led numerous change management projects to transform the organization and people to be future ready in the digital evolution. She was responsible in driving customer experience and operational excellence for her 500 team members including a large call centre that took in over 3 million advertisements per year. Elsie pivoted the group to new publishing and customer relationship management systems and led in system change projects valued at over $20m. COMMUNITY SERVICE Elsie joined the Rotary Club of Pandan Valley in 2010. She was the Past President in RY2014/2015 and have been an active and engaged member participating in numerous community and international projects. She has also been the District Chair in Public Image for three years since RY2015/16 and helped in District Training programs. She is currently an Assistant Governor. Elsie is also a life member of The Singapore Press Club and their Honorary Treasurer. Mr Raj Kumar Chair – Marketing and Business Development Committee Read More Close Mr Raj Kumar QUALIFICATIONS Raj has a degree in Business Administration. EXPERIENCE Raj has been an entrepreneur for the last 25 years with IPC, which has numerous businesses under his group of companies, including tourism, teambuilding, event management as well as promoting sustainable practices in the workplace. He is also involved in real estate and has developed properties in the USA as well as Australia. COMMUNITY SERVICE Raj has been instrumental in initiating several campaigns under Project Connect- a CSR project initiated by his company- working with ST Money Pocket Fund in Singapore, Bishop Allen Girls Home in Chennai (India), street kids in Jaipur (India), and an orphanage in Cambodia. He has championed the Junior Engineers Project under the Vocational Service committee and also actively involved in Batesda Home Orphanage Project in Batam under the International Service committee. He has been a rotarian for 5 years, and currently on board the Rotary Club of Singapore for the 3rd consecutive year. Ms Marion Nicole Teo Chair – Programme Development & Resource Management Committee Read More Close Ms Marion Nicole Teo QUALIFICATIONS Marion is the Managing Director at CEQ Asia Pte Ltd and is the co-creator of the EQ Competency Framework and the EQ Profiling tool. Marion is an EQ Certified Master Trainer, Facilitator and Coach, a Certified Enneagram Master Trainer, Facilitator and Coach, as well as an International Enneagram Association Accredited Professional. She has attained the full Advanced Certification in Training & Assessment (ACTA) and holds an Honours degree in Biochemistry from the National University of Singapore. EXPERIENCE Marion has worked with executives and leaders from diverse industries and job roles over the last 25 years, to put their best foot forward, to lead by example by practicing EQ and make better decisions on a day to day basis. She has authored a self-help book entitled “Happy Once Again: Beauty from Inside Out” where she shares her own struggles as a single mother, her bout with depression, and how she overcame them. She has been featured in various newspapers, magazines, television and radio shows and has been a keynote speaker at different events. COMMUNITY SERVICE She volunteers with different Empowering Women groups, where she give talks and helps counsel single mothers and women in crisis. She also serves on the Fund Raising committee for the SPCA Community Hospital. Marion is an active Rotarian and the Public Relations Chair at the Rotary Club of Sentosa. Dr Anne Marie Gutierrez Committee Member Read More Close Dr Anne Marie Gutierrez QUALIFICATIONS Dr Gutierrez holds an Honorary Doctorate in Business, a Master’s degree in Social Work and Psychology and a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature and Political Science.A certified behavioural consultant and an accredited EQi inventory consultant, is a part time lecturer at various tertiary institutions in Singapore. EXPERIENCE DrAnne Marie Gutierrez, a certified behavioural consultant and an accredited EQi inventory consultant, is a part time lecturer at various tertiary institutions in Singapore. Dr. Gutierrez has worked and travelled widely as a broadcast journalist, trainer, community service and voluntary service educator. She has conducted numerous training programmes for participants of diverse backgrounds. Ms Tan Keng Keng Committee Member Read More Close Ms Tan Keng Keng QUALIFICATIONS She has a B.Eng (Hons) from King’s College, University of London and a MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University. Keng Keng is a certified advanced CQ facilitator by the Cultural Intelligence Center, LLC USA, and advanced trainer and facilitator of “CultureActive” Profile Assessment tool by Richard Lewis communications, UK . In addition to that, she also conducts International Business Etiquette courses in Swtizerland and Asia. EXPERIENCE Keng Keng Tan has over 20 year of successful international career across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific. Before starting TransCultural Group, Keng Keng was vice president of global research and consulting practice in an American company. COMMUNITY SERVICE With her strong belief in giving back to the community, Keng Keng served her tenure as Rotary Club of Bugis Junction, (Singapore)’s president in 2007/08, and is currently serving as the club’s chair for the Rotary Foundation. Mr Tengku Sri Indra Committee Member Read More Close Mr Tengku Sri Indra QUALIFICATIONS Tengku has a B. A .Hons (Double Majors Economics/History) from the University of Singapore. He is also a Public Service Commission Scholar (1972 to 1976), a certified Sales and Management Consultant of Psychological Associates, (USA, 1984), a certified Professional Coach (Wainwright & Associates, USA, 2012) and a certified Behavioural and Career Consultant( Institute of Motivational Learning, USA, 2014). EXPERIENCE Tengku has been a Personnel and Administration Officer for Singapore Airport Terminal Services Pte Ltd, a subsidiary of Singapore Airlines. He has also been a Personnel and Industrial Relations Manager for the Straits Steamship Group of Companies, as well as being Regional Human Resource Manager, Country Manager – Indonesia and Regional Sales Director, Southern Asia at Monsanto USA, Asia Pacific. Currently, he is Chief Executive and Chief Mentor Officer at SDG INTERNATIONAL PTE LTD. COMMUNITY SERVICE Tengku was the President of Rotary Club of Jakarta Gambir, District 3410 from 1994-1995. He then became Vocational Service Director for Rotary Club of Raffles City, District 3310 from 2014 to 2017. He is currently the Charter President Rotary Club of Kampong Gelam, District 3310 from 2019-2020.