• Ronald Tan, Chief Executive, Infinitum Financial Advisory

    Ronald Tan, Chief Executive, Infinitum Financial Advisory

  • One of the most distinguishing qualities that separate successful leaders from average ones is the ability to find passion in everything they do. Ronald Tan, Chief Executive of Infinitum Financial Advisory, has a strong passion for the financial services sector which drives him to continuously learn and stay informed about the industry. With his unique ability to view challenges as opportunities, a proactive approach to staying up to date in a rapidly shifting professional environment, and a curious mindset that helps identify areas for development, he has been leading a long-standing and reputable career in the financial services sector.

  • Ronald Tan: Bringing New Perspectives & Innovative Solutions to Financial Planning

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Top 10 Singapore Management University Alumni Leaders - 2023

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  • Top 10 Singapore Management University Alumni Leaders - 2023

    Alumni Leaders from Singapore Management University Making their Mark with a Legacy

    Alumni leadership: Alumni Leaders often give guest lectures for students and deliver graduation addresses, host seminars or chair panel discussions, sponsor new initiatives and get involved with alumni events. Alumni serve many valuable roles, such as helping to build and grow an institution's brand through word-of-mouth marketing. Positive posts on social media can create buzz and increase application rates. Colleges also rely on alumni to provide mentoring, internships, and career opportunities to students and fundraising.

    About Singapore Management University: A premier university in Asia, the Singapore Management University (SMU) is internationally recognized for its world-class research and distinguished teaching. Established in 2000, SMU's mission is to generate leading-edge research with global impact and to produce broad-based, creative, and entrepreneurial leaders for the knowledge-based economy. SMU's education is known for its highly interactive, collaborative, and project-based approach to learning. SMU faculty members collaborate with leading international researchers and universities around the world, as well as with partners in the business community and public sector. SMU's city campus is a modern facility located in the heart of downtown Singapore, fostering strategic linkages with business, government, and the wider community.

    Significance of Alumni Leaders from Singapore Management University: The Singapore Management University Alumni Association was officially set up on 8 July 2005 in Singapore. It is an independent society (registered under the Registry of Societies) that is comprised of SMU alumni who choose to pay a membership fee to SMUAA in order to support selected alumni activities and programmes that are “by alumni, for alumni.” . Entrepreneurship is seen by Singapore Management University Alumni society as a very good means to improve one’s economic and social standing. This social and cultural orientation serves as one of the major drivers promoting entrepreneurship. These leaders effectively compete and drive business profitability, and they are very flexible plan, formulate and execute well developed corporate business strategies.

    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 Singapore Management University Alumni Leaders - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.

Top 10 Singapore Management University Alumni Leaders - 2023

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Trust Bank Singapore Alvin Poh , Data Analytics Product Owner Trust Bank Singapore A strategic leader passionate about developing and bringing new products to market, with a track record of successful project management, always looking for new and innovative ways to bring value to all clients and customers
Sea Chun Yan Tan , Group COO Sea A strategic leader passionate about mentorship and leadership development, with expertise in research & microsoft excel, microsoft office and many more
Heuristics Hub Hansen Lee Teck Hui , Director & Principal Teacher Heuristics Hub A visionary education leader with over a decade of experience, fosters holistic development in students through heuristic techniques, enabling them to achieve academic excellence and become compassionate global leaders
Singapore Management University Ivan Low , Head - Marketing & Outreach Singapore Management University A professional leader offering successful leadership in advancing nonprofit-goals of growing alumni engagement through innovative and effective strategies and more
The Mandala Global Dr. Meenakshi Arora Dabral, Founder & Managing Director The Mandala Global An international entrepreneur with expertise in working with C-suite executives to build new business verticals and initiatives, engaged with empowering women, through education & mentorship, volunteering, training and others
Singapore Leaders Network Nadir Zafar , Director Singapore Leaders Network A dynamic leader with 19 years of experience, skilled in management & strategy, business strategy and more
Friz Nirali Zaveri , CEO & Co-Founder Friz An innovative leader thriving in diverse and fast paced team based work environments and love growing through new challenges, making finance more accessible to freelancers and gig workers
Infinitum Financial Advisory Ronald Tan, Chief Executive Infinitum Financial Advisory A professional leader with over 25 years of experience committed to delivering unbiased, reliable, and customized solutions, to meet people’s insurance, investment, protection, savings, and retirement needs and others
Mastercard TAN Xin Hao , Senior Specialist Mastercard An emerging leader designed and conducted payments, training workshops for regional employees and external partners, skilled in content development & training facilitation, customer onboarding and others
Singapore Institute of Directors Terence Quek , CEO Singapore Institute of Directors A passionate leader with 19 years of experience, skilled in leadership & integrated marketing, workshop facilitation and more

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