What are the leading trends and what is new?
Case study on GBS Growth in Malaysia
Talent Development Roadmap for GBS/FSS professionals in Malaysia, special focus on Growth Mindset, Design Thinking & Problem Solving skillsets
Demystifying Data Science and application for FSS process
Emerging trends in digital tools and technology within Finance and GBS processes- disruptors, enablers and leaders?
Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation
Sumitra is Vice-President at Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC), in charge of the organisation’s tech talent development work. Her mandate is to work with likeminded ecosystem partners to build a sustainable and quality talent pipeline for digital technology sectors.
TEck YONG ENG
Head of Henley Business School Malaysia
University of Reading Malaysia
Prior to joining Henley Business School, Teck Yong Eng (PhD Manchester UK) was Professor of Marketing and Head of the Data Driven and Digital Marketing Department, University of Southampton UK. His methodological competencies and knowledge of data analytics, digital marketing, and entrepreneurship are well recognised in the academia and industry where he had consulted for numerous companies such as Business Monitor London. He is also the Editor-in-Chief for the Journal of General Management SAGE Publications London.
Global Finance Centre Controller
Scott Paxton is the Global Finance Centre Controller for BHGE, a fortune 500 oil services company. Scott is a finance professional with 20 years experience in the Oil & Gas industry in both FP & A and controllership roles. Scott currently leads a Global Finance centre in Kuala Lumpur consisting of over 400 finance professionals that support the global technical accounting requirements of an enterprise that is currently active in 123 countries. The centre specialises in R2R, S2T and Supply Chain finance value add activities.
Global Innovation For Tomorrow
Karim leads the Southeast Asia office of the Global Institute For Tomorrow (GIFT), an independent pan-Asian think tank. GIFT partners with governments and companies to help make sense of the changes shaping markets and policy whilst provoking new thinking on strategies, behaviours and mindsets to redesign society in the face of 21st century constraints. Prior to joining GIFT, Karim spent a decade in mainland China where he was a partner in a successful food and beverage company.
Chief Executive Officer
Joon is an accomplished Global Business Services (GBS) specialist and a CFO with comprehensive Finance and Finance Shared Services experience. She is currently the CEO of AGOS ASIA, a firm specialising in Finance, HR, Procurement and business process transformation, enabled by technology. AGOS also focuses on GBS set up, implementation and expansion. In addition, AGOS offers training & development for Finance professionals to be equipped with the necessary skills to be IR4.0 ready.
Mohd Nizam Abdul Rahim
Head – IT Services
Nizam is currently the Head of IT Services at DXC Technology. Prior to joining DXC, Nizam led a team of about 130 personnel in providing IT (infrastructure and applications) operational support to Sime Darby Group of companies. The role also required him to lead various IT projects and continuous improvement initiatives to support business operations and to improve user productivity.
Prior to joining Sime Darby, he was a Manager at Accenture where he mainly focused on SAP ERP and Finance & Performance Management projects.
Chen Fong Tuan
HR & General Affairs Director
Samsung Electronics Malaysia
Currently the HR & General Affairs Director of Samsung Electronics, Chen is mainly responsible for leading the full spectrum of in-country HR and corporate solutions.
Prior to this, Chen was the Chief People Office of Mah Sing Group. He has also held various senior leadership roles with Maybank Group, British American Tobacco, OCBC, and Coca-Cola. He also had a stint with Watson Wyatt (now known as Willis Towers Watson) as Malaysia’s talent practice lead, consulting in the areas of talent management, total rewards and human capital strategy.
Intel Finance Shared Services Center
Amit Minocha is the Finance Director of Intel Finance Shared Services Center, a role he has helmed for the past 3 years. In his prior 11 years with Intel, he has held multiple roles supporting manufacturing (including assembly/test and fab sort factories), R&D, Business Units and with Corporate Accounting. Prior to Intel, he had 10 years experiences in the fields of Audit, Public Sector, and financial services.