DR. HJ AZIZ LATIP – BruneiExecutive ChairmanDR. HJ AZIZ LATIP – BruneiExecutive Chairman
B. Tech, C.Eng, MICE, MIE, F.Inst. LM, MBA Everything DiSC Certified Trainer
The co-founder and Executive Chairman of K-MAS Management Sdn. Bhd. and Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology. Held a number of senior positions in Banking and Finance and was the Managing Director of HSBC Finance Brunei. He was appointed by His Majesty The Sultan of Brunei Darussalam as the Chief-Executive Officer(CEO) of the Sungai Liang Authority (SLA). He was the Head of Infrastructure Development, with special responsibility for the development of the Sungai Liang Industrial Park (SPARK), and the Assistant Chief Executive Officer of Brunei Economic Development Board.
S. NANDAKUMAR – Sri LankaManaging DirectorS. NANDAKUMAR – Sri LankaManaging Director
B. Tech, C.Eng, MICE, MIE, F.Inst. LM, MBA Everything DiSC Certified Trainer
Visionary organisational leader with over three decades of work experience in several Asian countries is the Co-founder and Group Managing Director of Cosmopolitan College Brunei and K-MAS group Brunei, Sri Lanka and The Philippines. The chartered engineer with an MBA from the University of Queensland is passionate about organisational and people development. Through his multi-skilled work experience and exposure, he has developed a unique model for organisational progress and also a toolbox for managers to become leaders. These models stem from the works of various researchers but integrated into a unique, practical and easy to understand the model. He advocates hands on coaching aimed at measurable outcomes and believes in SEE- FEEL- PROGRESS Concept. Stemming from his engineering background he seeks to re-engineer every concept, theory, and process to achieve a better outcome.
His expertise ranges from Structural/geotechnical engineering, project management, strategic management, marketing, process re-engineering, organisational development and leadership development. This is endorsed by his fellowships with the Institute of leadership and management and Chartered Management Institute.
PRABHU C. SETHURATNAM – AustraliaFinance DirectorPRABHU C. SETHURATNAM – AustraliaFinance Director
Everything DiSC Certified Trainer, Situational Leadership Certified Trainer
A sharp mind who has over 25 years of working experience in a wide range of industries in India, Australia, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong and the ASEAN nations.His valuable experience covers finance and accounting, budgeting, cost control and quality assurance.Currently, leading business houses in Brunei are drawing from his experiences.
DR. ALI QASSEMJordanDR. ALI QASSEMJordan
PhD, GSF, ASTD, MAPS, SHRM, PSMB, DCICT, AIOBP, DiSC.
Dr. Ali Qassem - PhD, is an international leading motivational speaker, People and Organisational Progress Consultant and an author on management and personal development. He has developed and conducted seminars and courses and helped to develop thousands of people from 27 different countries at all levels from CEO's to school students.
Fluent in Arabic, English and Bahasa Melayu & a Certified Trainer by the Human Resources Ministry - Malaysia, Everything DiSC Profiling, & The Directive Communication Psychology - Accredited by The American Institute of Business Psychology.
A member of The Global Speakers Federation, The Malaysian Association of Professional Speakers, The Society for Human Resource Management & The American Society for Training & Development.
STEPHEN LINSingaporeSTEPHEN LINSingapore
The Asian Regional Managing Partner of the Haines Centre for Strategic Management ®, a global alliance of master consultants, trainers and facilitators which headquartered in San Diego USA and specializing in the Systems Thinking Approach to Strategic Management.
Stephen holds a Master’s Degree in Organizational Leadership, and is a co-author of “Enhancing Your Strategic IQ – Winning Strategies from A to Z”. He has over 27 years of senior management experience in private and public organizations, both as an internal executive as well as an external consultant.
Regularly leads public workshops/seminars on key strategic management topics of strategic thinking & planning, change management, leadership, and innovation, and has conducted these workshops in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, India, Dubai, Vietnam, China and the USA.
STEPHEN ALLENAustraliaSTEPHEN ALLENAustralia
FCPA Australia (Accounting, Finance & Risk Management)
A Fellow of CPA Australia and a practicing accountant and auditor, risk assessor and consultant. He has post graduate qualifications in accounting, finance and risk management from the University of Tasmania in Australia. He is the principal of his own consultancy and provides services to numerous Australian and international private and public sector organisations.
PETER F. SPRENGERSwitzerlandPETER F. SPRENGERSwitzerland
EHL Ecole Hotelier de Lausanne
A wealth of knowledge and experience working in the humanitarian and mental health sectors with vulnerable individuals and families, providing specialized psychological assistance in a range of settings as well as in project development, implementation, and management. Currently, she is a Senior Lecturer and MSc Programme Coordinator at the Colombo Institute of Research and Psychology in Sri Lanka. She also provides expertise as a consultant to Anglia Ruskin University in the United Kingdom.
PAUL CHONGMalaysiaPAUL CHONGMalaysia
NLP, CADD Practitioner
Paul is in the construction industries since 1980 and serves as Project Manager for more than 30 years. A self-taught computer specialist in CADD and a PC assembler, since 1985, he coaches, trains computer aided drafting & design (CADD) and custom build & assemble PC to local Architects, Engineers, Surveyors and personnel related to the industry. He is also a Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) Practitioner, since 2001, and a Subconscious learning skills applicator. He also coaches life’s skills and creativity, a Mental Math trainer and practitioner of Vedic Maths (speed maths). A member of Malaysian MENSA, in association with International MENSA, the high IQ society, a forum for intellectual exchange among its members, with members in more than 100 countries around the world.
DR. DINESH RAMOOSri LankaDR. DINESH RAMOOSri Lanka
Dr. Danish is a Neuropsychologist, focusing on cognition and its various forms of breakdown, in particular the organisation of language and memory in the brain. He uses a wide variety of methods, standard neuropsychological assessments, computerised experiments, EEG and eye-tracking to improve the functionality of the brain. He is currently working as Associate Dean at the Colombo Institute of Research and Psychology.
GISELLE DASSSri LankaGISELLE DASSSri Lanka
A wealth of knowledge and experience working in the humanitarian and mental health sectors with vulnerable individuals and families, providing specialised psychological assistance in a range of settings as well as in project development, implementation and management. Currently, she is a Senior Lecturer and MSc Programme Coordinator at the Colombo Institute of Research and Psychology in Sri Lanka. She also provides expertise as a consultant to Anglia Ruskin University in the United Kingdom.
DANIEL KUMARSri LankaDANIEL KUMARSri Lanka
MBA, Chartered Marketer,
MCIM, Dip M, BABM (Hons) UK, DiSC Certified Trainer
Building brands and strategic accounts to the next level being his passion.
He has been an integral part of a multinational entity and managed world renowned clothing brands such as Marks and Spencer, Tommy Hilfiger and Lcykki. Daniel’s past work experiences as Account Marketing Manager at Brandix Textiles LTD and as Assistant Brand Manager at Emerald International (Group) has equipped him in managing strategically in terms of revenue and profitability.
Daniel is currently involved in the growth strategy of Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology Brunei growing at a rapid space. He currently the Senior Director of Business Development at CCCT and the Deputy COO for Business Development at K-MAS Management.
Charted Marketer- Professional Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing
Charted Institute of Marketing (UK), CIM (UK)
Charted Institute of Management Accountants- CIMA (UK), Managerial Level (Reading)
Member Sri Lanka Institute of Marketing Management
RAJITHASri LankaRAJITHASri Lanka
MBA,BSc Industrial Management
An entrepreneurial thinker with contemporary knowledge on current business context and knowledge transfer along with half a decade of experience in organizational development and academia. Process expertise on creating high-performance teams, operations management, statistical quality controlling and developing quality systems including lean management and Six Sigma. He is currently spearheading the K-MAS Management operations in Sri Lanka and Maldives.”
Rajitha started his career as an executive in MAS Holdings, a leading garment manufacturer in Sri Lanka. He was also the Head of Business Faculty in ICBT, International College of Business and Technology teaching subjects such as Operations Management, Business Strategy, Business Decision Making and Business Finance.
He has also served on the expert panel of one of the leading consulting firms in Sri Lanka where he has developed and delivered more than 3 successfully running coaching and mentoring programs in addition to the consultation projects he has been involved in. He renders his expertise in Business Process Reengineering, Organizational restructuring and Team building to deliver the outcomes driven organizational development programs of K – MAS Group.
Michelle held various senior positions in the field of Banking and Finance in the Philippines specializing on the areas of financial analysis, accounting and auditing. She was the Section Head – Financial Analysis/Financial Accounting Division of First Metro Investment Corporation for 7 years and an auditor for 4 years of several trade industries.
Her vast experience equipped her with knowledge in stock exchange, investment in securities, mutual funds, general accounting, payroll and budgeting. Working in an audit firm has allowed her to gain expertise in audit and taxation of diverse industries.
Her knowledge, skills and experiences made her more effective as an Accounting and Finance lecturer in CCCT Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology where students have to learn and acquire practical skills essential for success in future employment.
She is currently the Senior Director of Academic Affairs at CCCT. She also facilitates management and finance programs for organizations in Brunei and Philippines.
MATET BUCUPhilippinesMATET BUCUPhilippines
MA (Communication),Directive Communication Psychology Certified Facilitator
Matet is an alumna of Cosmopolitan College of Commerce & Technology Brunei under the student scholarship program in 2005. She is privileged to have 2 of the Directors of the college as her Marketing lecturers, Nandakumar and Prabhu Chentil. After completing her LCCI Group Diploma, she became one of the BDNAC Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council– Ministry of Education Brunei accredited Lecturer handling students from the International Foundation Programme (Informatics Singapore).
She is passionate about writing and being involved in events handling and management. She also writes press releases for the college events and facilitates media coordination. She have also worked as the Assistant Manager at Expression Music Academy, a Premier Performance School having 3 branches in Brunei and is also present in Singapore and The Philippines. Currently, she is the Deputy COO for Marketing at K-MAS Management and deals with various clients for private and government organizations. Being in Brunei for 12 years, Her strong PR skills have equipped her build good network for the organization.
In the Philippines, She have previously worked in the print media and radio production industries such as The Philippine Daily Inquirer and Manila Broadcasting Company DZRH-RN Network.
MOHAMMED FAZALSri LankaMOHAMMED FAZALSri Lanka
He is a Project Manager- Kenric Pearce Global Solutions (Australia), Senior IT Instructor- Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology.
He is expertise in
• Database Management Systems/Programming
• Software Design and Development
• Server Side Web Programming / Web Development
• Computer Vision and Image Processing
• Object Oriented Analysis and Design
DENNIS TANJUSAYPhilippinesDENNIS TANJUSAYPhilippines
Dennis have been with the college for 11 years and currently the Director of Operations. His vast 23 years fruitful academic experience in Philippines and the Sultanate of Brunei equipped him in steering the Faculty of Information Communication Technology. In addition to his qualifications and experiences, he has also been to various IT conventions and seminars in and out Brunei.
Among his Certifications are:
Certified International Computer Drivers License (IDCL) Trainer
Certified Instructor: Computer Specialist, International Business Training Association (IBTA) USA
Certified Business Professional: Computer Technology, International Business Training Association (IBTA) USA
JOSEPH SUBINIndiaJOSEPH SUBINIndia
He is a Project Co-ordinator- Kenric Pearce Global Solutions (Australia), Senior IT Instructor- Cosmopolitan College of Commerce and Technology. He has strong 12 years in Multimedia and Design industry. Held various senior posts in Graphic Design, Web Design and Animation (3D Visualizer) in 2 of the biggest advertising firms in India. He is Expert in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, In Design, WordPress, Joomla, Flash, Autodesk 3DsMax, Vray Renderer, Autodesk Combustion, Final Cut Pro and After Effects.
S. PIRATHEEPSri LankaS. PIRATHEEPSri Lanka
He is currently the Management Information System Manager at Cosmopolitan College of Commerce & Technology. Also, Piratheep is one of the senior lecturers at the college for the levels Diploma, National Diploma and Higher National Diploma. He is a BDNAC Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council– Ministry of Education Brunei accredited Lecturer at CCCT
Piratheep has always been passionate in teaching being a ICT lecturer at the Vastec Institute of Computer Studies, Sri Lanka. He was also the IT and Network Consultant at the Srilanka Telecom, the national ICT solutions provider and the leading broadband and backbone infrastructure services provider in the country.
ASFADILLAH SALIMBruneiASFADILLAH SALIMBrunei
Bsc. ASPS, DBA
Asfa specializes in conducting coaching and mentoring for various ministries and government departments in Brunei. He covers areas such as in Human Resource, management and leadership. He is also one of the senior coaches at KCE, K-MAS Centre for Excellence facilitating programs for young Bruneians to enhance their employability skills and strengths, topics are Team working, Negotiation skills and Commercial Awareness.
He is currently the Assistant Director of Research and Development for Business at Cosmopolitan College of Commerce & Technology. Also, he is one of the senior lecturers at CCCT
FATHIMA NUZAHASri LankaFATHIMA NUZAHASri Lanka
BSc Finance Mgt.,Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka ICASL, Foundation Exam
Nuza has 7 strong years in the field of Finance and Accounts which involves planning, managing, decision making, financial statement report preparation. She has worked as an Accountant at BAM Exports Pvt Ltd and Ernst & Young handling accounts, conducting audits and audit reports and financial statement.
She has audited various companies from different sectors such as Procter and Gamble Lanka (Pvt) Limited, Pan Asia Banking Corporations, Richard Pieries & Company Limited, Jaka Lanka (Pvt) Limited.
At present, Nuza is currently the Deputy Director of Research and Development at CCCT. She is also one of the senior lecturers at the college under the Accounting faculty teaching Business Accounting and Accounting and Economics. She is a BDNAC Brunei Darussalam National Accreditation Council– Ministry of Education Brunei accredited Lecturer. At the same time, Nuza also handles their family business where she takes the lead on its accounts having 2 restaurant branches in Brunei.
Nuza also facilitates management and finance programs for organizations in Brunei and Philippines. She is also proficient in the following accounting software packages such as UBS, Peach Three, PACE and Quick