Board of Directors
Jia ChuanFounder & Chairman
As the chairman and co-founder of Conjunct Consulting, Jia Chuan leads the Board of Directors to oversee Conjunct’s strategy and growth. He was listed as one of Prestige Singapore’s “40 under 40” young leaders in 2014 and was previously president of the AIESEC chapter in the London School of Economics, the world’s largest leadership and exchange organisation. Alongside advocating for social innovation through Conjunct, Jia Chuan is also an avid traveler, having hitchhiked from London to Amsterdam for charity, and enjoys thinking of discussing new innovations and listening to jazz.
Tamara has acted as a Business Manager for various banks, managing the operations and trading floors in London, Hong Kong and Singapore. Her interest in education and development has spanned a decade, where she has served as a University admissions advocate and a Primary school governor in the United Kingdom, consulted with Asian Charity Services in Hong Kong, and now dedicates her time to Conjunct Consulting and the Cairnhill Womens Executive in Singapore.
Calvin Cho Yee Ming
Calvin is managing partner of Eden Strategy Institute, which helps multinational organisations develop a sustainable advantage in the areas of public service transformation, healthcare, education, shared value business models, and innovations for the emerging middle class. As a strategy lecturer with the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology and an advisor at NUS Enterprise and IE Singapore, Calvin is passionate about the interplay of business performance and societal impact.
Prasanna is an Insurance and Financial Services industry professional with over 14 years’ spanning Asia-Pacific, EMEA and Americas regions, including several emerging markets. His extensive experience includes cross-border M&A, execution of market entry and start-up initiatives, and partnership distribution including Bancassurance. Prasanna also has 7 years’ experience in corporate finance, strategy, regulatory consulting, and business advisory. Prasanna founded a successful entrepreneurial venture in India, and studied and worked in the US for 9 years, all before moving to Singapore with his family in 2006.
Staff & Leadership Team
Yasmine TanExecutive Director
As part of Conjunct’s Partners team, Yasmine leads the strategic tasks areas within Partners, and the delivery of live consulting projects. Working with staff & volunteers, she forms effective consulting teams to deliver high-quality, high-impact projects to our partners. Yasmine joins us with years of experience in the non-profit sector, working in Singapore, Dubai and Cyprus, with focus on Project Management, Business Development & Relationship Marketing.
Chee Yong ChiaVice President - Training
Chee Yong drives the strategy and growth of Conjunct Academy. He leads the training team to design and deliver training programmes for various organisations from government, education and social sectors. During the day, he is a management consultant with expertise in business transformation, digital and analytics. On a personal level, he helps out as a career coach and enjoys good company and meaningful conversations.
Jane SoonFinance & Accounts
Jane handles our Finance & Accounting of Conjunct Consulting. Having worked in diverse startups and conglomerates for more than 10 years, she believes that accounting is not just about number crunching, but also problem-solving. During the day, she runs her own business advisory firm focused on helping startups and social enterprises, by transforming their challenges into growth opportunities.