Bernard Alphonso is the creator of Optimal Performance Consulting, a freelance consultancy. As a business consultant, Bernard is a leading cross-cultural business communication trainer, coach and consultant. He has gained a global experience for nearly 40 years with a focus on luxury goods markets and Asia where he has been living and working, as an expatriate, for over 20 years.
He specializes in Asian cultures. Bernard provides culture-general or culture-specific group training and expatriate relocation training to executives and their families moving into Cambodia and Southeast Asia. Bernard also offers repatriation and international negotiation training. He also acts as an executive coach in strictest confidentiality and trains young Cambodians on professional development
Chris Wray is the Founder and CEO of Digital Rain Cambodia, an online consultancy, web-development and social outsourcing partner; developing softwear and online solutions for both local and international businesses while building the capacity of local Cambodian staff.
Dee Morrison is a General Manager of 2TEN Sourcing, an independent, third-party sourcing and supply chain services company based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
Established in 2013, the company provides sourcing, supply chain management and inspection services to businesses throughout the world that wish to source and manufacture their products in Cambodia.
2TEN Sourcing is specialized in the garment & apparel industry. We have extensive local knowledge and network of factories and contacts.
Dr. Gavin Scott is a British doctor practicising medicine in Phnom Penh Cambodia since 1992. He specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases travellers are likely to encounter in a tropical country, from dengue to dermatitis.
For more information please visit website www.travellersmedicalclinic.com
Gerald Trevor is a Chairman of Who Will organisation which is local registered NGO in Cambodia. Who Will is dedicated to the care of disadvantaged and orphaned children and poor Cambodian communities. It has no religious affiliations and is committed to the care of children regardless of religion, race, or creed.
Who Will is non-discriminatory and children who are HIV Positive are considered equally with other children not carrying that virus with the final decision being taken purely on the degree of need perceived by the management of the NGO having first investigated the child’s and his/her family circumstances.
Who Will is extremely proud to be one of the very few organisations that operates with a ZERO administration cost. All board members donate their time and pay their own expenses. This meant that 100% of all donated money goes directly to the children’s welfare.
Independent communications and research specialist. Assignments include writing, editing, academic and market research, and project evaluation. Training covering many aspects of communications and PR. Teaching and lecturing covering the theory and practice of journalism, PR and the media, and international communications.
Katie Scheding Longhurst is one of the founders of MangoTango Asia which helps companies in Southeast Asia grow sales and customers – both locally and internationally – by applying marketing, media, and creative strategy and execution.
Founded in 2014, the company brings its energy to the markets of Southeast Asia, with a specific focus on Cambodia. We apply our extensive experience in communications and technology to regional development projects as well as commercial initiatives.
Owen is part of BACTEC which is an international Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) and Landmine Clearance Company, providing risk mitigation services Established in 1991, BACTEC support construction projects and worldwide explosive ordnance clearance initiatives on and off shore.
Salah A Essa works for Management Venture Asia which is a business consultancy group based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. We facilitate business ventures, taking products to market and market research all throughout Asia. We care about empowering business owners with insight and knowledge, sustainable development and building long lasting partnerships.
Sometimes we act as a coach helping a business get traction and sometimes we are the matchmaker finding the right distributors, partners or investors. We work throughout many industries in Asian and abroad maintaining a vast network of contacts.
Experienced in the fields of enterprise risk management, external and internal audit, corporate finance, financial fraud prevention and investigation, anti-money laundering policies and procedures, compliance and business ethics, Stephanie has set up in March 2015 her consultancy in London, United Kingdom, SL Global Risks Consulting, to help companies settled in the developing world and high risk areas, on these topics. She works between Europe, South East Asia, Africa and Haiti, with a strong involvement for Cambodia where she lived in 2014 and is still developing her activities there.She is also involved in capacity development initiatives for young girls and women entrepreneurs for both Cambodia and Myanmar.
French by origin, Stephanie is used to evolve and work in multicultural environments.Main areas covered : Europe, South East Asia, Africa and Haiti. Main sectors : Charities and not for profit, Education, Banks and Microfinance Institutions, Manufacturing, Healthcare, Technology, Construction, Agriculture and Forestry.
Areas of Expertise and Consulting Services - Strategic Decision-Making and Enterprise Risk Management ( Performing ‘Enterprise Risk Management’ risk Assessment and Advising organisations about their strategic decision and ethical-decision making)
Financial Fraud Investigation and Prevention/Anti-Money Laundering Policies and Procedures - Performing detailed risk assessments and program evaluations to create and develop appropriate anti-fraud and anti-money laundering compliance programs and Participating to internal investigations relating to corruption, accounting fraud or other frauds.
Internal Audit and Internal Control/Corporate finance - Reviewing Internal Control Processes : Financial control/Budgeting and Financial Analysis.
Compliance and Ethics :Designing codes of ethics and general compliance programs and Involved in matters concerning corporate governance, corporate security and resilience
Capacity Development :Providing capacity building trainings in Fraud Risk Management, Anti-Money Laundering, Compliance and Ethics, Enterprise Risk Management, Leadership and Effective Management, Change and Crisis Management.
Stephen Esplin works for Premier Asset Development Services (PADS). PADS believes that in Business to Business solutions should address the full range of requirements for clients on all sides of the relationship.
PADS provides an established network in Asia for the distribution of investment and insurance products. It also proves expert advice to IFA's and other Asian distributors looking to improve their business offerings and production.