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Dato’ Chua Wye Man. Executive Director

 

He maintains a position as a consultant for advisory in corporate finance, risk management and governance matters.

 

He trained and qualified as a Chartered Accountant with the accountancy firm of Touche Ross & Co. in London, United Kingdom. Dato’ Chua has over 25 years working experience in accounting, auditing, finance and management. He was previously an Executive Director of a Public Listed Company (“PLC”), a Non-Executive Director of a PLC and acted as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for both of the PLCs. Dato’ Chua attained a First Class Honours degree in Economics from Queen Mary College, University of London in the United Kingdom.

 

He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Malaysian Institute of Accountants.

 

 

Roy Thean. Executive Director

 

Roy Thean is a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia.

 

He began his career in 1994 as an articled student with PKF, a mid-sized international professional services firm. His span of more than 8 years with the firm included a brief overseas stint with PKF Sydney in 2001. He left PKF as a manager in 2003 to join Russell Bedford Malaysia (“RB Malaysia”). In 2007 he was appointed as executive director of Russell Bedford Business Advisory Sdn Bhd, which is part of the operating group of RB Malaysia. In 2009, he left RB Malaysia to start his own business venture.

 

With over 20 years of working experience in the local and international professional services firms, he has been involved in rendering a wide and diverse range of professional services to listed companies, multinational and large national enterprises. His work encompasses a wide range of professional services with his core practice being in corporate finance and advisory work for transaction support services including business valuations, financial due diligence, preparation of business plans, financial modelling, internal controls, business risk reviews, corporate governance, risk management, merger and acquisition related services and internal and external auditing.

 

He is also an Independent Non-Executive Director of two Public Listed Companies (“PLCs”) and Chairman of Audit Committee of both of the PLCs.

 

 

Hong Cheong Liang. Senior Manager

 

Hong Cheong Liang is a member of Malaysian Institute of Accountants and a member of the Certified Practising Accountants of Australia. He is also an associate member of the Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia.

 

He commenced his career as an audit assistant with Russell Bedford LC & Company (“RBLC”) in 2004. He is well exposed in the area of internal audit for public listed companies (“PLCs”), external financial audit, taxation, liquidation, financial modeling and corporate advisory. His significant assignments include performing internal audit functions for various PLCs, conducting various financial due diligences for merger and acquisition exercises and developing financial models particularly for a national level high impact project.

 

He left RBLC to join a boutique investment advisory firm as an Assistant Vice President in 2008 where he garnered his corporate finance and management experiences. He was involved in diverse assignments ranging from advising on corporate finance matters in Malaysia as well as overseas, to assisting in the management of a leading shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur. After his stint in the firm, he moved on to provide corporate and management advisory services as well as internal audit and risk management services to small medium enterprises and PLCs.

 

Prior to joining Talent League, he was a Finance Manager of a large manufacturing corporation based in the Peoples Republic of China, a Group Accountant of a PLC, a Financial Controller of a company listed on AIMS and a former Independent Non-Executive Director of 2 PLCs.

 

 

Thomas Yeoh. Senior Consultant

 

Thomas Yeoh is an experienced consultant with a demonstrated history of working in the banking industry. He is skilled in management, strategic planning, business strategy, leadership and change management.

 

He is a strong consulting professional with a Bachelor of Arts in Accountancy & Finance from Heriot-Watt University who started his career with Kwong Yik Bank as a Management Trainee. Thereafter, he joined Price Waterhouse as a Tax Assistant. After a short stint, he decided to make a career out of banking and spent his next 17 years in the banking industry, initially  in corporate banking and thereafter specializing in investment banking focusing on origination, structuring and execution of private debt securities. His banking and investment banking career took him through financial institutions such as Dresdner Bank, Arab-Malaysian Merchant Bank, Affin Merchant Bank, Avenue Securities, Hong Leong Bank and Hong Leong Islamic Bank. During his banking career, he was managing loan asset portfolios of large corporate clients which included Genting Group, Li Ka Shing Group, Kuok Group and MUI Group to name a few while through his investment banking career, he had executed more than 15 private debt securities issues for clients such as Cagamas, Malaysian Airport Holdings, New Pantai Expressway, Besraya, Genting Sanyen Power, ACP Industries, LBS Bina and Seabanc GE Capital to name a few. He was also instrumental in the setting-up of investment banking departments for 2 financial institutions.  Thereafter, he had spent a year in between his investment banking career to join Rating Agency Malaysia to hone his skills further.

 

In 2010, he departed the investment banking scene and spent his next ensuing 8 years focusing on consulting where he provided services to private and public companies in issues and matters specifically related to fund raising. Prior to joining Talent League, he was attached as a Corporate Advisor to a listed company and was involved in strategic and corporate planning, tax incentives and grant applications, contracts, legal documentation, patents and licensing.

 

 

Leena Sim. Manager

 

Leena Sim, a Dean’s List graduate with a degree in Bachelor of Business Management from University of Queensland, and is an associate member of Institute of Internal Auditors Malaysia.

 

She started her career as a commercial accounting and HR executive for several private companies involved in the construction and facilities management industry. Being one of the pioneer staff with Talent League, she decided to change her career path to be a professional member being involved in rendering a wide and diverse range of professional services specializing in internal audit, business process management and internal control processes.