• Tan Lay Seong,   CEO, Great Ideals Group

    Tan Lay Seong, CEO, Great Ideals Group

  • An effective business leader plays a crucial role in defining the company's vision, fostering a positive corporate culture, and driving innovation. CEO of Great Ideals Group, Tan Lay Seong's professional journey commenced as a life insurance advisor in 1995 while pursuing studies in the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science at the National University of Malaysia (UKM). With an unwavering dedication to the industry, Tan Lay Seong rapidly climbed the ranks, achieving remarkable success. Notably, he earned accolades such as Malaysia's National Champion of Group Sales Manager for five consecutive years and played a significant role in Great Eastern's hundred years of record.

    Leading a substantial team at Great Ideals Group, he has shattered company and industry records, with a group production approaching RM100 Million Annual First Year Premium.

  • Tan Lay Seong: An Exemplary Leader & Innovator in the Insurance Advisory Industry

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    CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 University Kebangsaan Malaysia Alumni Leaders - 2024' 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 Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Alumni Leaders - 2024

Company Logo Company Management Company Name Company Description
Kabel Camelia Loh, Founder & CEO Kabel She has developed a job matching app that provides equal opportunities to access dream jobs based on one's skills, interests, and values, with two decades of experience in the recruitment field
KPJ Healthcare Chin Keat Chyuan, President & Managing Director KPJ Healthcare With a demonstrated history in healthcare sector, his transformative he is strongly committed to deliver excellence in healthcare
Xpertopedia Academy Haroon Rashid, Director Xpertopedia Academy He has over 13 years of working experience with various reputable organizations, excelled in project management, leadership, market research, teaching and many more
The CEO Magazine Global Heng Hooktye, Finance Manager The CEO Magazine Global He has strong interpersonal skills and ability to work in diverse cultures, with extensive expertise in accounting advice, solid planning, and organizational skills
Fiamma Holdings Berhad Jimmy Tan Chee Wee, ED/Group CEO Fiamma Holdings Berhad With over three decades of distinguished service in the consumer electronics sector, he has developed unmatched skills in sales and marketing
Ijmal Mohd Burhanudin, Chief Executive Officer Ijmal A dynamic entrepreneur revolutionizing the footwear space also show casing his prowess in project management, research & development and many more
Wizkit Mushfiqur Rahman Saad, Co-Founder & CEO Wizkit Having extensive experience in the civic & social organization industry, he is showcasing his abilities to propel in non-profit organizations, budgeting, event planning, microsoft excel and customer service
Case-Learn Ravichandran Krishnamoorthy, Founder Case-Learn An experienced professional with over two decades in the higher education industry, skilled in e-learning, customer service, analytical skills, management and lecturing
CX Expert Asia Santhakumaran Atmalingam, Founder & Consultant CX Expert Asia A seasoned professional putting consistent efforts to bridge the gap between academic knowledge and industry expectations with his unmatched industry experience
Great Ideals Group Tan Lay Seong, CEO Great Ideals Group A recognized speaker and author, innovating the insurance advisory industry with his ability to balance leadership responsibilities and personal achievements

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