Mr. Vincent Loh
Mr Vincent qualified as a chartered accountant in 1974 from the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales. He was made a Fellow (FCA) in 1977.
Mr Vincent joined the PA Consulting Group (UK-based international management consultants), initially located in Singapore for 6 years and later back in London. He was responsible for PA’s financial, HR and administrative management of the Asian group and later headed the finance function for PA’s UK group whilst gaining experience as a management consultant. He was subsequently promoted in 1988 as commercial director of PA Technology (who provide R&D consulting in engineering, electronics, applied sciences & biotechnology) based in Cambridge, England handling commercial negotiations, intellectual properties and patents, in addition to managing the laboratory comprising state-of-the-art technology and staffed by scientists, engineers and technicians. Vincent was instrumental in negotiating PA’s biggest contract of work at that time.
In 1994 Mr Vincent was headhunted to the position of Chief Financial Officer of FACB Berhad, a main board public-listed conglomerate based in KL. He was responsible for raising a bond issue for their Karambunai Resort development and as part of his role, was seconded along with other senior executives to head up the massive USD1.2 billion investment in Cambodia involving banking, education, trading and casino businesses.
In 1996 Mr Vincent was again headhunted to be general manager, corporate services for Royal Selangor Group, the world’s largest manufacturer and retailer of pewter and upmarket giftware with subsidiaries worldwide. In recognition of his leadership skills and improvements made to financial, operational & HR management, he was subsequently promoted to group general manager with top and bottom-line responsibilities. During his tenure, the group was restructured and achieved its best ever sales and profitability.
Mr Vincent currently runs his own business and management consulting practice providing strategic, financial management and business consulting services to client companies in Malaysia, Hong Kong and Indonesia. He also conducts training on financial and strategic management for his clients.Operating from Kuala Lumpur, Vincent Loh has over 35 years of knowledge, exposure and management experience in auditing,consulting, financial and business management.
Vincent’s experiences cover numerous business segments, ranging from auditing and consultancy to the technology,manufacturing and retail sectors working for international organisations, listed companies and local multinationals. He has also worked and lived in several countries including the United Kingdom, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Cambodia, providing him with deep understanding of the various cultural environments and business regimes, dealing with all levels from corporate leadership to the shop-floor.