James was born in Singapore and went to the Anglo-Chinese School and the National Junior College. He started his career as a civil engineer doing design and construction. In 1996, at age 41, he left the construction industry to set up his own financial planning practice with IPP Financial Advisers Pte Ltd.
In 2001, with wife Jackie, he also started a business as an international distributor for Nu Skin Enterprises where they hold the highest leadership title of Team Elite and are a member of the Million-Dollar Circle. He is an honorary board member of Nu Skin’s South East Asia Children’s Heart Fund. James has a passion for coaching that comes from his vision to create a world filled with committed, caring and courageous leaders who seek to empower others to improve lives. He has been practicing as an executive life coach since 2002.
James has a PhD in civil engineering from Auckland University. He was a Professional Engineer registered in Singapore as well as a UK Chartered Engineer (MICE). He also has a Masters in Applied Finance from the National University of Singapore and holds the designations of Certified Financial Planner (CFP) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). He held the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in a National Service Guards unit and was the 1995 Singapore Armed Forces National Serviceman of the Year.
James was winner of the National Toastmasters Speech contest in 1992. He has been practicing ashtanga yoga since 2006, climbs the occasional mountain and recently took up rock climbing. James rides a BMW R100R motorcycle. Email email@example.com
Jackie graduated with a bachelor of commerce degree from Auckland University. She worked as a production planner in New Zealand then with DBS Finance in Singapore. From 1992, she was a fulltime agent with Prudential Assurance Singapore. When multi-level marketing was legalized in Singapore, she was one of the pioneers and currently, as a partner of JC Wealth Management, is an international distributor for Nu Skin Enterprises holding the highest leadership title of Team Elite and is a member of the Million-Dollar Circle. She has been on the board of Nu Skin’s SEA Children’s Heart Fund since 2012.
She is an active sportswoman who jogs, works out regularly at a gym, rock climbs and climbs mountains. She believes in living a transformed life, sharing her beliefs, and teaching others to do the same. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Chris was born on 7 Jan 1987 and spent 10 years with the Anglo-Chinese School and 2 years at Raffles Junior College. He was a middle-distance runner and played rugby for his schools. He served his full-time National Service as a Guards officer; and holds a Bachelor’s degree in finance and actuarial science from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln. Chris enjoys helping people and is currently building a global distribution network for Nu Skin Enterprises. Email email@example.com
Daniel was born on 19 Jan 1989 and spent 10 years with the Anglo-Chinese School and 2 years at Anglo-Chinese Junior College. He is a natural sportsman, representing Singapore as a junior gymnast and competing in the long jump and pole vault at National Schools level. At age 15, driven by necessity arising from his parents terminating his pocket money he published a book TeenY Thots which earned him 8 years of pocket money [link to TeenY Thots]. At age 20, he published Growing Thots which also sold over a 1,000 copies [link to Growing Thots]. He served his full-time National Service as a team leader with the Naval Diving Unit. Daniel holds a Bachelor’s degree in animal science from the University of Nebraska, Lincoln, and has a Doctorate in veterinary medicine from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He currently works as a vet at Allpets & Aqualife Clinic, Singapore. He is married to Emily Chan and they have one dog Fudge. Email firstname.lastname@example.org
Gail was born on 11 Jan 1991 and went to St Nicholas Girls’ School, the Singapore Sports School and Raffles Junior College. She was the Primary school 400m national athletics champion before switching to the long and triple jumps in Secondary school where she represented Singapore. Imbued with a high sense of responsibility and creativity, she is both predictable and a surprise. Gail graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in business from the Singapore Management University and is a Strategic Communications Executive with the Singapore Sports School since 2014.
She holds a black belt in TKD and has an interest in ultra-marathons and climbing mountains. Email: email@example.com