Area of Expertise
Executive Orientation Programmes
Pre/Post Merger Cross Cultural Team Integration
Effective Global Project Team Programmes
Ms Keng Keng Tan is the founder of TransCultural Group, she has over 25 years of successful experience in international business across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific, gaining respect and recognition from her western and asian peers alike. Her global experience ranges from Engineering, Marketing & Sales, Strategy & Business Development, OEM & Alliances, Market Intelligence and Consulting.
Keng Keng has a B.Eng (Hons) from King’s College, University of London (UK) and a MBA from the Fuqua School of Business, Duke University (USA). She is a certified advanced CQ facilitator by the Cultural Intelligence Center, LLC USA, and advanced trainer and facilitator of “CultureActive” Profile Assessment tool by Richard Lewis communications, UK . In addition to that, she also conducts International Business Etiquette courses in Switzerland and Asia.
Cultural background and experience
Keng Keng was born in Melaka (Malacca) Malaysia, after a traditional Chinese upbringing, she went to England to complete her education and settled in France. She started her career working for an US multi-national company its European regional center (France).
After being identified as a high-potential employee, she was sent for assignments to its US headquarter and Asia Pacific regional center (Singapore). Keng Keng speaks six languages fluently, traveled to more than thirty countries around the world before settling in Singapore.
Cultural matters and how they impact businesses and personal success are passionate subjects after her many years of global journey. It leads her to create a business to share and impart valuable experiences gathered by her own and her professional partners’ journeys. Participants from around 30 countries have attended her workshops in Singapore, Switzerland, China, Malaysia, Indonesia and Philippines with 100% client satisfaction.
Keng Keng has contributed article to the Human Capital Leadership Institute (HCLI) in Singapore and is also an author for a book encouraging youth in exploring and developing cross-cultural friendship.
About the Company
Cultural Intelligence (CQ) and Cross Cultural Management
TransCultural Group (TCG) is a premier consulting firm that provides high quality cultural insights and learning programmes, including workshops and customised cultural experiences to those in search of traditions, values and excellence.
- Cultural Intelligence (CQ) and Awareness Programmes for global leaders and cross-cultural project teams
- Pre/Post Merger Cross-Cultural Team Integration Advisory services
- Global Projects Keynote (motivational) speeches and workshops
- C-Suite Global Leadership coaching
- Cultural Exploratory and Immersion programmes (expatriation or interest-base – including Social & Dining etiquette workshops)
Headquartered in Singapore, the company has served global FT-500 clients at headquarter and regional levels around the world. Consultants are multi-lingual and are selected to take on client’s assignments only when they can relate to specific business areas and focus cultures.