Brian Tan
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Brian Tan

Co-Founder & CEO







Hi there! Let me introduce myself.

Ex-management consultant turned entrepreneur - if you are interested in starting your own company or getting to management consulting I will be happy to share my experience with you :)

My skillsets include
Management Consulting
My Working Experience
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Co-Founder & CEO

April 2016 - Current

Involved in all aspects of developing and running Futurelab from platform development to business strategy and operations

Courses attended:
- Stanford - Magic Go2Market 2016 Program
- NEXT Academy (9-week coding bootcamp) 2016
- Genovasi Innovation Ambassador (Design Thinking) 2015

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Senior Associate

Ethos & Company

January 2015 - March 2016

| Value Creation Planning |
Developed strategies and initiatives to take a large Malaysian Oil & Gas company to public listed status. Strategies involved expansion of core business capabilities, organic entry into new business segments and growth through M&A or partnerships. Several organisation enablers were also developed to support growth strategies and to strengthen and position the client for upcoming listing exercise

| International Expansion |
Developed digital strategies for a Malaysian Muslima fashion company to boost online presence and increase local sales. Furthermore, we supported client in developing an international expansion plan by analyzing oversea markets, developing marketing strategies and modifying the clients existing business model to fit expansion plans

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Management Consulting Analyst


March 2013 - December 2014

Analytics & Digital Strategy | Industry Experience: Telecommunications & ISPs

| Digital Strategy |
Successfully developed 3-year business intelligence (BI) Roadmap for a leading mobile operator in Malaysia. This involved conducting an ‘As-Is’ assessment of their current BI capabilities as well as developing a strategic ‘To-Be’ 3-year BI Roadmap. This was later presented to all C-levels to ensure that the Roadmap aligned with their long term vision for their respective departments

| Analytics |
Worked on multiple analytic projects where client’s customer data are used to generate actionable insights to reduce churn via segmentation modelling. Discovered 8 churn segments and build a segmentation model for a large internet service provider in Malaysia

| Change Management |
Effectively lead the country wide training for a new product launch by a large internet service provider in Malaysia. This involved working closely with system programmers to develop training materials and scenarios to be used during the workshops and online training simulations

| Pro-Bono Consulting |
Building basic analytic capabilities for a Performing Arts Centre in Malaysia. Conducted an ‘As-Is’ assessment of the clients ability to use customer data to drive effective marketing. Developed a customer data capturing and analysis process to help increase effectiveness of their marketing efforts by using customer data

| Business Proposal Development |
Developed multiple business proposals for clients within the Telecommunications and banking industry

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Visiting Scientist

University Of Oxford

January 2009 - January 2010

| Researcher |
Developed solid understanding on rare lysosomal storage disease called Smith-Lemi Optiz Syndrome (SLOS) by reviewing and critically analysing multiple scientific journals. Designed and executed experiments to test hypothesis that NBDN-J (N-butyldeoxynojirimycin) could correct the inter-cellular trafficking of cholesterol within the cell. Various complex lab techniques were then used for the experiments such as live cell-imaging techniques, florescent cell staining and high performance cell chromatography. The findings obtained from my research have been used in 3 publications

My Education
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Imperial College London

October 2011 - June 2012

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University of Bath

July 2007 - May 2011

Who I can help mentor
  • Students
  • Entrepreneurs
  • Working Professionals
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