• Head, Business Program Management Office

    at Carsem, Hong Leong Group

    January 2017 - at Present


    Dr. Sivabalan has 22 years of experience in business operation strategy development, marketing, engineering, project management, supply chain operation and business establishment. Dr. Sivabalan has worked aboard in USA and Germany for several years, spearheading many big win projects. In addition, he has established 2 foreign associate companies in Malaysia, Handy Harman Ele, USA and Spatial View, GMBH, Germany. He held a Chief Operating Officer position with Spatial View, aimed to develop and delivery revenue of Euro 60 million. Prior, he was the Regional Director for Handy Harman implemented revenue profile of USD 20 million yearly.


  • PMP

    at IPMG

    2008 - 2008 (1 year) Kuala Lumpur

  • MBA

    at USM, Penang

    2002 - 2005 (3 years) Pulau Pinang

Services offered

  • Business Management, Program Management, Supply Chain and Business Operation

    • Marketing Strategy Establishment and execution
    • Business establishment and business operation.
    • Critical, Tactical and Strategy Management implementation
    • Experience in P&L management and budgeting controls aligning with KPIs
    • Spearheaded evaluation/improvement of a standard migration in terms industry benchmark compliance
    • Product Life Cycle Management from Creation to EOL.
    • Experience in capacity planning and execute delivery on plan
    • Contract manufacturing and supply chain knowledge and execution
    • Volume forecast execution and Just in Time practices for material planning (MRP and ERP).
    • Negotiation experience with overseas management team and contractors.
    • Experience in developing reports, analytics, and assessment tools to
    evaluate performance and improvement opportunities-PMIST.
    • Strong relationship with management to drive cost effective program and improvement with partners. (VMI and Turnkey project)
    • Project, Program and portfolio management and implementation


  • English Native