Datuk Mohamed Azahari Mohamed Kamil
Executive Director / Group President
Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil is a Chartered Banker as well as a Chartered Professional in Islamic Finance of the Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers. He holds a Master of Business Administration (Finance) from Central Michigan University and a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Western Michigan University as well as a Diploma in Banking from University ITM.
Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil was the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Asian Finance Bank (AFB) for the last eight (8) years, being the first Malaysian appointed to hold that position in a Middle Eastern bank. He is currently the Group President of SEGi University & Colleges since January 2016. He has had almost thirty (30) years of experience in the financial services industry both in banking and fund management.
He is a Board member of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), and an Investment Board member of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS), as well as a member of The Action Group Entrepreneurial Committee of Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK). He is also appointed by the Ministry of Higher Education as the CEO Faculty Programme Adjunct Professor and Distinguished Fellow for Public Universities on the International Islamic University of Malaysia (IIUM).
He is currently the Chairman of the Crescent Wealth International Advisory Board Malaysia, a wholly owned subsidiary of the Crescent Funds Australia Limited.
Hew Moi Lan
Executive Director / Group Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Hew is a fellow member of The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, United Kingdom and a Chartered Accountant with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. In 2005, she attained her Master of Business Degree from University of Newcastle, Australia.
Her tenure with SEGi dates back to 1986 when she joined Systematic Business Training Centre, now known as SEGi College Kuala Lumpur. With more than 25 years of experience in the education industry, Ms. Hew has brought an immense wealth of experience and knowledge to the organisation. In March 2013, Ms. Hew was honoured a Leadership in Education & Training Excellence Award at the Global Leadership Awards which was held in Kuala Lumpur.
Cheryl Chong Poh Yee
Group Chief Financial Officer
Cheryl Chong joined the Group in 2000 and has over 20 years of experience in the fields of accountancy, financial services and corporate services. Prior to SEGi, Cheryl worked for a main board public listed company in Malaysia as the Financial Controller and in one of the top international accounting firms.
She is a Certified Public Accountant with the Malaysian Institute of Certified Public Accountants and a Chartered Accountant with the Malaysian Institute of Accountants. Cheryl also holds a Master of Business Administration (International Business) Degree from University of Southern Queensland, Australia.
Danny Lee Lian Fey
Group Chief Marketing Officer
Danny Lee Lian Fey completed his first degree (Bachelor of Business Administration) at the University of Oklahoma, Norman, USA and his postgraduate degree (MA in Marketing) at Northumbria University, Newcastle, UK.
He is currently pursuing his PhD research studies in Customer Relationship Management. After his first five-year career in advertising and promotion, Danny decided on a change and joined the private education industry in Malaysia. He has worked in various education organisations including INTI International University, Australian International School Malaysia and Rafflesia Education Group. He has 23 years of experience in marketing and in education, with hands-on experience in strategic development as well as in operations.
Dr. Lisa Tan Saw Poh
Senior Vice President, Subang & KL Campuses / Senior Principal
Dr. Lisa Tan holds a DBA from University of South Australia and MBA from the University of Bath, UK. She also has a Diploma in Education from National University of Singapore and B.Sc (Hons) from the University of London.
Dr. Lisa has worked with the Singapore Ministry of Education and private institutions of higher learning for more than twenty (20) years and has vast experience in the field of education and management. Her experience also stretches to governmental bodies in Malaysia, China, Philippines, Vietnam and Ghana, Africa.
Dr. Doris Pamela Alexius
Senior Vice President
Dr. Doris Alexius holds a Bachelor of Science in Zoology from Madras University, India, a Master of Business Administration in International Business from RMIT, Australia and a Doctor of Business Administration from University of Newcastle, Australia.
A science graduate trained in genetics, microbiology, laboratory technology and biochemistry, she diversified to complete her MBA to gain a business perspective in managing Allied Health Science programmes. Her Doctoral research is on ethics and corporate social responsibility. Dr Doris Alexius has over 20 years experience as a tertiary educator and administrator.
Cheah Teong Keat
Principal, SEGi College Penang
T.K. Cheah was formerly in the IT and manufacturing industry before his foray into the education line. Since then, he has been involved in lecturing, training and human capital development.
Some of his initiatives include setting up and running a human capital development business for a renowned education group and heading an educational institution which focuses on working adults and post graduate courses.
His previous appointments include Senior Director of Post Graduate Studies for the INTI Education Group and Chief Operating Officer of MIM-INTI Management Institute. He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from RMIT University, and an MBA specialising in Information Technology Management from Maastricht School of Management. He is currently pursuing his Doctorate in Business Administration from University Utara Malaysia.
Ivy Lau Ee Nee
Principal, SEGi College Sarawak
Ivy Lau is a strong believer in quality academic excellence, holds a Master of Business Administration from Charles Sturt University, Australia. With more than 20 years of practical working experience in strategic planning, corporate restructuring, marketing and finance, she sets the direction of the campus, communicating the vision, mission and leading the team to achieve key business objectives and priorities.
She grooms staff to achieve required competencies to perform their job with unwavering focus in meeting students’ needs. Prior to joining SEGi College Sarawak, she was a Chief Operating Officer and Principal of two leading colleges in Kuching.
A strong communicator and leader- she is currently a District Director (2016/2017) of Toastmasters International in District 87 that comprises of East Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia. She is also the Chairperson of Sarawak Chapter of National Association of Women Entrepreneur of Malaysia (NAWEM). She continues to better herself through continuous learning for a Doctorate degree with University of Malaysia Kelantan.
Dr. See Hoon Peow
Principal, SEGi College Kuala Lumpur
Dr. See holds a PhD in Sociology and Anthropology from International Islamic University Malaysia, Master of Philosophy in Sociology from University of Malaya and LLB (Hons) from University of Glamorgan, South Wales (now known as the University of South Wales).
He has extensive work experience in the education industry with exposure in academic and business operations. His wide academic interest in humanities and social sciences has inspired him to publish many books and papers locally and internationally with reputable publishers and journals.
Norman Chu Su Jiun
Principal, SEGi College Kota Damansara
Mr. Chu holds a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and a Master of Science in Civil Engineering from Iowa State University, USA. He is currently pursuing his Doctorate of Business Administration with Universiti Utara Malaysia.
Norman has 4 years of industry experience as a Civil Engineer in both the USA and Malaysia before joining SEGi in 2005 as a lecturer for Civil Engineering programme. He then became the Head of the School of the Built Environment, Deputy Registrar and then Registrar before assuming his current position in July 2013. He is an Associate Member of the American Society of Civil Engineering (ASCE) and a Graduate Member of the Board of Engineers Malaysia (BEM).