TCG’s Team

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TCG'S TEAM

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TransCultural Group is an unique company where a team of very talented senior executives who believe that they can give back to the community through a business that facilitates cross-cultural exchanges beyond geographic borders. Every senior member of the team has gone through a rich multi-cultural experience and has attained business success in his or her field.

Through TCG, their goal is to share the experiences they have appreciated and have helped them succeed – making the world a much better global place by nurturing future thoughtful leaders.

KENG KENG TAN

JEAN-LOUIS DE LA SALLE

STEVEN SWIFT

FOUNDER, CEO

(Singapore, France, USA)

SENIOR PARTNER

(France & Switzerland)

SENIOR PARTNER

(United Kingdom)

Keng Keng Tan has over 20 years of experience in international business spanning three continents (Europe, North America and Asia Pacific). Her experience ranges from Engineering, Marketing & Sales, Strategy & Business Development, OEM & Alliances, Market Intelligence and Consulting.

As a global business executive, Jean-Louis de la Salle has more than 20 years of experience in the high-tech and document industry.

Steven Swift is a highly experienced international executive, with a broad range of experience throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia Pacific, in both corporate and SME environments.

KENG KENG TAN

FOUNDER, CEO

(Singapore, France, USA)

Keng Keng Tan has over 20 years of experience in international business spanning three continents (Europe, North America and Asia Pacific). Her experience ranges from Engineering, Marketing & Sales, Strategy & Business Development, OEM & Alliances, Market Intelligence and Consulting.

JEAN-LOUIS DE LA SALLE

SENIOR PARTNER

(France & Switzerland)

As a global business executive, Jean-Louis de la Salle has more than 20 years of experience in the high-tech and document industry.

STEVEN SWIFT

SENIOR PARTNER

(United Kingdom)

Steven Swift is a highly experienced international executive, with a broad range of experience throughout Europe, the Middle East, Africa, the Americas, and Asia Pacific, in both corporate and SME environments.

PAUL FERNANDEZ

PAUL FERNANDEZ

PARTNER

(Singapore)

Paul Fernandez has over 20 years of experience across multiple industries, both in the public and private sectors spanning the Middle East, South East Asia, and the United Kingdom. He specialises in business development, marketing communication, human resources, education, event, and sports management as well as community development.

SU-YIN YAP

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(Singapore)

Su-Yin Yap has over 20 years of media and communications experience, having been active in broadcast and print media, and worked for public, non-profit and business entities in the areas of public affairs and corporate communications.

GHIM BOK CHEW

DIRECTOR

(Singapore)

Ghim Bok Chew has more than 30 years of wide and diverse business experience. This includes founding of companies ranging from Information Technology (IT), software, investment and venture capital, and leading a food processing company.

PAUL FERNANDEZ

PAUL FERNANDEZ

SU-YIN YAP

GHIM BOK CHEW

PARTNER

(Singapore)

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(Singapore)

DIRECTOR

(Singapore)

Paul Fernandez has over 20 years of experience across multiple industries, both in the public and private sectors spanning the Middle East, South East Asia, and the United Kingdom. He specialises in business development, marketing communication, human resources, education, event, and sports management as well as community development.

Su-Yin Yap has over 20 years of media and communications experience, having been active in broadcast and print media, and worked for public, non-profit and business entities in the areas of public affairs and corporate communications.

Ghim Bok Chew has more than 30 years of wide and diverse business experience. This includes founding of companies ranging from Information Technology (IT), software, investment and venture capital, and leading a food processing company.

MARNIE DE VANSSAY, COUNTESS

RETO CALLEGARI, PH.D.

MICHAEL GATES

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(France)

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(Switzerland, Singapore)

ADVISORY PARTNER

(United Kingdom, Sweden)

After 25 years of working in Executive Search and Recruitment for two international consulting firms, a prestigious luxury goods multinational and a major Internet company, Marnie’s life in corporate Human Resource changed abruptly in 2002 when she and her husband took over his family property in the Loire Valley.

Throughout Reto Callegari’s business career of more than 30 years, he has been active in international banking, wealth management and investments. He founded ADVAL CIC (S) PTE LTD, a Singapore-incorporated investment management and consulting company, in 1999. As an Angel Investor, he has invested in high-tech, hospitality, services and e-commerce businesses.

Michael Gates is an Associate Fellow of Saïd Business School – University of Oxford, and Vice Chairman of Richard Lewis Communications. He is an internationally recognised teacher and writer on cross-cultural management and speaks regularly at large corporate and government events.

MARNIE DE VANSSAY, COUNTESS

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(France)

After 25 years of working in Executive Search and Recruitment for two international consulting firms, a prestigious luxury goods multinational and a major Internet company, Marnie’s life in corporate Human Resource changed abruptly in 2002 when she and her husband took over his family property in the Loire Valley.

RETO CALLEGARI, PH.D.

ADVISORY DIRECTOR

(Switzerland, Singapore)

Throughout Reto Callegari’s business career of more than 30 years, he has been active in international banking, wealth management and investments. He founded ADVAL CIC (S) PTE LTD, a Singapore-incorporated investment management and consulting company, in 1999. As an Angel Investor, he has invested in high-tech, hospitality, services and e-commerce businesses.

MICHAEL GATES

ADVISORY PARTNER

(United Kingdom, Sweden)

Michael Gates is an Associate Fellow of Saïd Business School – University of Oxford, and Vice Chairman of Richard Lewis Communications. He is an internationally recognised teacher and writer on cross-cultural management and speaks regularly at large corporate and government events.