ABOUT

Our mission is to shape worldviews and advance Malaysia to a first-world nation through leadership and innovation.

DIRECTORS

Ho Kay Tat

Publisher and CEO, The Edge Media group

Journalist for over 30 years with The Star, New Straits Times, Reuters, and Singapore Business Times. Majored in political science at Universiti Sains Malaysia.

Malek Ali

Founder & MD, BFM Media

Part of the pioneering team of JobStreet and was with Yahoo! in Singapore, Maxis, The Boston Consulting Group, and Allen & Overy in London. MBA graduate of Harvard Business School and law graduate of Bristol University.

Tan Thiam Hock

Founder, Alliance Cosmetics

Established Alliance as a leading distributor of cosmetics and personal care products, and launched award-winning, homegrown brand, Silkygirl. Also board of director of BFM Media. Holds a Bachelor of Economics from University of Malaya.

Noelle Lim

Director, BFM Edge Education

Former VP of corporate communications at DBS Bank Singapore and presenter and first employee at BFM Media, and contributor to Forbes Asia. Held various roles in OSK Investment Bank, the Securities Commission, and Arthur Andersen & Co - research and strategy, corporate finance and audit. Fellow of the Eisenhower Fellowships US; member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW); and graduate of University of Hull with a BSc Accounting (first).

TEAM

Khao Yen Ling

Programme Director

Leads operational matters. Former senior lecturer and programme leader of degree programmes at a communication school. Holds a Master of Corporate Communication from Universiti Putra Malaysia, and Bachelor of Communication from Monash University.

Lim Wei Ching

Account Manager

Handles client relationships. Formerly a teacher of English as a second language to adults in Australia. Holds a Master of TESOL from Melbourne Graduate School of Education, and Bachelor of Economics from University of Western Australia.

Lee Si Miin

Finance Executive

Oversees finance and administration. Holds a Bachelor of Business majoring in accounting, banking and finance from Victoria University.

Kan Wayn Shaun

Programme Manager

Leads Entrepreneurs Edge @ BFM mentorship to help entrepreneurs succeed. Has a background in events, training and development. Degree in psychology from HELP University.