Experience

  • Research Writer and Editor

    at National Healthcare Group

    May 2019 - at Present

    Singapore

    • Lead Manager, Knowledge Management • Writes and produces a quarterly newsletter which is sent to staff across the organisation • Devises content and layout for book publications • Writes articles based on secondary research • Sets agenda for secretariat and writes the minutes • Manages 1 executive

  • Manager, Research

    at Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants

    March 2018 - May 2019

    Singapore

    • Wrote on business and technological issues affecting the business and accounting community • Managed and edited the writing of two executives • My writing on ‘corporate stewardship’ and ‘cybersecurity’ was published in The Business Times, and the Institute’s journal respectively • The article on cybersecurity was read 507 times in the span of one- and-a half month

  • Medical Writer

    at Singhealth Pte Ltd

    April 2017 - February 2018

    Singapore

    • Edited research papers written by healthcare professionals for language, style, and structure • Provided copyediting services to colleagues • Assisted the managing editor of the cluster journal (published by SAGE) in editorial duties • Involved in the editing of e-yearbook for one of the graduate diploma programmes

  • Editorial Assistant

    at National Geographic Learning

    June 2012 - May 2013

    Singapore

    • Managed a series of books called “Page Turners” • Coordinated a team of freelancers and external vendors—such as book designers, copyeditors and freelance artists to produce the books • Edited drafts of book manuscripts, as well as art briefs; coordinated the design of book covers • One of the titles I managed, “Kilimanjaro”’ won a medal in the 2015 Annual Language Learner Literature Awards

  • Assistant Vice-President

    at Mizuho Bank Group Ltd

    November 2000 - February 2002

    Singapore

    • Analysed the financial performance of banks and financial institutions in Indonesia • Prepared financial statements of banks into the templates of Mizuho bank • Prepared financial reports on the performance of the banks and financial institutions • Maintained credit portfolio, maintained the legal documentation of client institutions • Represented the bank at inter-creditor meetings

  • Credit Analyst

    at Dresdner Bank Ltd

    January 1997 - June 1998

    Singapore

    • Analysed the financial performance of Singapore companies with business dealings with German companies • Spread financial information into the template of Dresdner bank • Prepared financial reports based on this financial information, as well as additional information provided by the marketing side, i.e. the corporate bankers • Managed loan portfolio, credit files and legal documentation

  • Credit Officer /Customer Service Officer

    at DBS Bank Ltd

    July 1995 - December 1996

    Singapore

    • Explained to walk-in clients to the bank branch the various features of the bank loans • Maintained customer relationship with own portfolio of loan clients • Prepared Loan Facility letters • Maintained legal documentation of loan portfolio, such as mortgage documents, fire insurance

Education

  • Master of Commerce in Professional Accounting

    at University of New South Wales

    1998 - 2001 (3 years) State of New South Wales

  • Bachelor of Arts (Political Science and European Studies)

    at NUS

    1992 - 1995 (3 years) Singapore

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Native

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