Chew Ann Jee

Certified Image Consultant
Certified Training Professional (CTP)
HRDF Certified Trainer
Registered Financial Planner (RFP)
Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI)

About Chew Ann Jee

Chew Ann Jee’s profile is nothing less than great! She comes heavily certified and qualified in multiple fields. She is a Certified Image Consultant from Global University of Lifelong Learning (GULL), USA (under the tutelage of renowned Certified Image Consultant Dr Wendy Liew, founder of The Image Creator), a Certified Training Professional (CTP) of Asian Regional Training and Development Organization (ARTDO) International, a Certified Trainer by Human Resource Development Fund (HRDF), a Registered Financial Planner (RFP) of Malaysian Financial Planning Council (MFPC), and a Fellow of Life Management Institute (FLMI).

Ann Jee holds the prestigious Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Biotechnology and a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in BioHealth Science (First Class Honors) from the University of Malaya (UM). She has also successfully published her research “Anti-proliferation and anti-migration activities of ten selected Zingiberaceae species against MDA-MB-231 cells” in the Journal of Medicinal Plants Research in 2012.

She started her career by embarking on a 2-year Management Trainee Programme in Great Eastern Life Assurance (Malaysia) Berhad with the aim to become an underwriter but it turned out to be a wonderful journey where she discovered her true passion in Human Capital. Taking a big leap into an area which she has never imagined, she has become one of the rising stars in talent acquisition, talent management and people development with a particular focus on shaping future leaders. She was promoted 3 times in less than six years to become the Assistant Manager of Learning & Growth and Talent Management. Supporting the Head of Learning & Growth and Talent Management, she was the custodian of the Great Eastern Management Trainee Programme from 2013-2017, and she has since groomed 63 Management Trainees (Potential Future Leaders) for the organization.

Ann Jee is committed to the growth of others, but she is also constantly challenging herself to grow both personally and professionally as shown by her Public Speaking accomplishments and a string of successful initiatives under her belt. She is the Past President of Great Eastern Toastmasters Club (GETMC) and she successfully led the club to achieve the President’s Distinguished Club Award, the highest recognition for a club, within 6 months during her presidency. Prior to that she activity served in several positions such as Vice President Education, Vice President Membership and Area Secretary in District 51. Besides serving as an Exco Member in GETMC, she also participated actively in Toastmasters Contests and the following are her prominent achievements:

  • Second Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W International Speech Contest 2017
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 International Speech Contest 2017
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Table Topics Contest 2017
  • First Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W Evaluation Contest 2016
  • Second Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W Humorous Speech Contest 2016
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Evaluation Contest 2016
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Humorous Speech Contest 2016
  • First Runner-Up, Toastmasters Area W6 Evaluation Contest 2015
  • Champion, Great Eastern Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest 2014
  • Champion, Great Eastern Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest 2013

Ann Jee was offered a new set of challenges at Mah Sing Group Berhad to assist with its Group Transformation Plan. Taking another big leap, she ventures from the Financial Industry to the Property Development industry as Manager of People Development & Performance at Mah Sing Group Berhad in October 2017.
Ann Jee has extensive experience in Personal Branding, Power-up Presentation, Personal Effectiveness, Goal Setting, Leadership Development, and Accelerating Performance with a particular focus on uncovering personal excellence and shaping future leaders. She designs, develops and delivers customized development programmes that centre around an individual’s needs. In the past 5 years, she has facilitated myriads of programmes that benefited about 6,000 people ranging from clerical to managerial levels as well as interns and undergraduates. She was also invited as a speaker representing the Life Insurance Industry at the LIAM Internship Motivational Workshop in 2017.
Learning from the best, Ann Jee is passionate about making a difference to people’s lives through knowledge and skill transfers and, of course, shaping future leaders!

Ann Jee’s Profile at A Glance:
Qualifications:
  • Certified Image Consultant (CIC)
  • Certified Training Professional (CTP)
  • Certified Trainer, Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF)
  • Registered Financial Planner (RFP)
  • Fellow, Life Management Institute (FLMI)
  • Master of Science (MSc) in Medical Biotechnology
  • Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Biohealth Science (First Class Honours)
Experiences
  • Design, develop, and deliver development programmes that centre around an individual’s as well as a corporate’s needs mainly in the areas of leadership skills, presentation and public speaking skills, and personal branding
  • Multi-disciplinary HR professional in talent acquisition, talent development, talent acceleration, and performance management
  • Project Manager for companywide employee engagement events such as Annual Dinner & Dance, Annual Appreciation Awards, and Town Hall Series.
  • Emcee for companywide Annual Dinner & Dance that consists of 1,600 employees
Companies That She Has Trained:
  • Great Eastern Life Assurance (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Overseas Assurance Corporation (Malaysia) Berhad
  • Life Insurance Association of Malaysia
  • Mah Sing Group Berhad
  • NAIM Holdings Berhad
  • EcoFirst Consolidated Berhad
  • Vertiv (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd
  • Maxxan Realty Sdn Bhd
Consultation She Has Provided:
  • Provided image & styling consultation during the launch of Late-Night Shopping at Pop by Jaya One on 18 January 2019.
  • Provided colour analysis consultation during the launch of CC Lens (Circle Meets Color) by Norvatis Alcon on 24 January 2019.
Speaking Engagements:
  • Keynote Speaker in Talent Management Asia 2019
  • Speaker at DisruptHR Kuala Lumpur 2019
Honours & Awards:
  • Second Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W International Speech Contest 2017
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 International Speech Contest 2017
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Table Topics Contest 2017
  • First Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W Evaluation Contest 2016
  • Second Runner-Up, Toastmasters Division W Humorous Speech Contest 2016
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Evaluation Contest 2016
  • Champion, Toastmasters Area W6 Humorous Speech Contest 2016
  • First Runner-Up, Toastmasters Area W6 Evaluation Contest 2015
  • Champion, Great Eastern Toastmasters Club International Speech Contest 2014
  • Champion, Great Eastern Toastmasters Club Evaluation Contest 2013
  • President’s Distinguished Club Award 2015, Toastmasters International
  • Advanced Communicator Silver Award 2016, Toastmasters International
  • Advanced Communicator Bronze Award 2014, Toastmasters International
  • Advanced Leader Bronze Award 2014, Toastmasters International
  • Competent Leader Award 2013, Toastmasters International
  • Competent Communicator Award 2013, Toastmasters International
Publication:
  • Anti-proliferation and anti-migration activities of ten selected Zingiberaceae species against MDA-MB-231 cells at Journal of Medicinal Plants Research