HCMC CAREER TALK 2019: SPEAKER AND MENTOR’S PROFILE

 

Mr. Ngo Hoang Gia Khanh, CFA

Director of Finance and Corporate Development  –  TIKI Corporation/  Co-Founder | Board Member at G.A.P Institute

(one of the Four Vietnamese in Forbes’ 30 Under 30 Asia 2019)

Mr. Khanh is currently the Director of Finance and Corporate Development at TIKI Corporation and Co-Founder | Board Member at G.A.P Institute. Before that, he was at the Financial Consultant at Deloitte, Strategy Office at Prudential Vietnam Assurance Private Ltd, Founding Member | Associate Portfolio Manager and Management Consultant at The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

Bachelor Degree of Economics, Finance & Banking from University Of Economics Ho Chi Minh City.

 

 

 

Ms. Nguyen Thai Hanh Linh

Deputy CEO cum CFO – PAN Food JSC, a subsidiary of PAN Group JSC

As the leader of the finance division, Linh was in charge of capital raising, business expansions through multi-million USD M&A deals and greenfield projects, financial restructuring and management with areas of expertise in both agriculture and food. During the 7 years of working with The PAN Group and PAN Food, Linh and her team successfully raised 150 million USD in equity and 50 million USD in bond issuances from prestigious partners including SSI, IFC, TAEL Partners, Sojitz, CGIF, among others.

Prior to joining The PAN Group, Linh worked as an Investment Analyst at SSI Asset Management and Corporate Development at Thien Minh Group. Besides her senior roles at multiple food companies, Linh is also a Board Member at SEO-Vietnam – a volunteer-based non-profit organization focusing on developing leadership capabilities for young people in Vietnam.

Linh holds a BSc summa cum laude in Economics and International Development from University of Bath, United Kingdom.

 

Mr. Tran Dang Dung

Associate Director of Finance – Sunlife Vietnam

Dung is currently Associate Director of Finance at Sunlife Vietnam. He is leading all aspects of the finance implementation in VN and working closely with RO team to implement IFRS 17. Responsible for leading the identification of the IFRS 17 finance implications in the local Financial Reporting and Management Reporting systems and the Financial Controls framework, working with actuarial and IT to prioritize the development of the business requirements and solutions as they relate to the finance functions.

Dung has been a Senior Manager in EY VN specializing in the insurance industry. With over 10 years of experience, he has been engaged in numerous engagements providing both assurance and advisory to clients in life, general insurance and insurance broker industry. He has worked extensively with insurances, banks, securities, funds, fund management and some other non-financial companies.

Qualifications:

– Member of VACPA.

– Qualified all internal training courses of EY VN and Global.

– Actuarial for Non-Actuaries (2017 – EY VN).

– IFRS 17 training (2017 – EY SG & EY HK).

– Qualified ICAEW IFRSs programme.

– FLMI Level 1 Certificate (2019 – LOMA).

– In progress to get ACCA.

 

 Mr. Nguyen Cong Hao

Senior Investment Manager  –  VinaCapital

Mr. Nguyen has more than 13 years of corporate finance and investment experience with a track record in food and beverage, agriculture, healthcare, construction and technology. Prior to joining VinaCapital, Mr. Hao was Senior Investment Manager at MAJ Invest Vietnam, responsible for deal sourcing and post-investment monitoring. Before that, he served as Corporate Finance Manager at Viet Thai International, where he developed and oversaw the implementation of long-term strategies across the retail businesses, executed firmwide corporate finance plans, raised debt and equity capital in the international market and managed distressed situations. Prior to Viet Thai International, Mr. Hao was an Investment Manager at AIM Capital Management and PAC Partners. In this capacity, he led investments and divestments under several structures, including mezzanine, loan and warrant, and straight equity. Before that, he worked at SEAF SME Finance LLC as a Senior Investment Analyst.

Bachelors of Arts, English Linguistics and Literature, College of Social Sciences and Humanities, Ho Chi Minh City; participated in Professional Financial Analysis course, PACE Institute of Directors; participated in Corporate Accounting course, University of Economics, Ho Chi Minh City.

  Ms. Nguyen Thi Thanh Huyen

BUSEA Planning and Performance Management Associate Director – ABInbev

Huyen is currently the BUSEA Planning and Performance Management Associate Director at AB Inbev in which she is responsible for leading and building 1-year & 3-year Commercial planning in volume growth, net revenue and trade investment package efficiencies. Before that, she took the role of Solutions Associate Director that she successfully integrated all in-scope finance operation done by China Shared Services team to Vietnam and also implemented One ERP project as part of ABI – Sab Miller M&A Integration Phase. 

Prior to joining AB Inbev, Huyen worked at Deloitte Vietnam, engaging in Risk Management consulting and auditing in various industries.

Master of Business Administration, Finance and Supply Chain Management, Penn State University (USA)

Bachelor of Arts, Finance and Banking, Hanoi Foreign Trade University

 

Mr. Dinh Trung Hieu 

BUSEA Trade Marketing Associate Director – ABInbev

Hieu is currently the Trade Marketing Associate Director at AB InBev, responsible for channel strategy, below the line marketing and on-field commercial operations. As a key member since early days of the business in Vietnam, Hieu contributed to the phenomenal market share gain for Budweiser and Beck’s brands over the last 3.5 years. His campaigns for Tet 2018, FIFA World Cup 2018 and Tet 2019 increased brand awareness and trial by several times. He is also known for bringing about Internet of Things and O2O innovations that disrupted traditional operations of the industry.

Before AB InBev, Hieu was with the Boston Consulting Group, helping clients in financial services, public sector and consumer goods industries on strategy and operation excellence projects.

Bachelor of Business, Economics and Finance, RMIT University.

 

Mr. Nguyen Khac Viet Bach

Investment analyst for Corecam Family Office

Mr. Nguyen Khac Viet Bach is currently an investment analyst for Corecam Family Office, an established investment fund from Switzerland. Mr. Bach is a member of the investment committee, Global Equity Team and is the sole analyst in Vietnam.

Mr. Bach’s work includes portfolio construction and management, as well as liaising with Corecam’s partners in Vietnam. Before joining Corecam, he was a M&A Analyst at BDA Partners and an Oil & Gas analyst at Thien Viet Securities.

Mr. Bach holds a bachelor’s degree in Commerce from the University of Melbourne (Australia) and a bachelor’s degree in banking and finance from the University of London (UK).