Diana: COO/Managing Director - Malaysia

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iCEO™: 18542
Position: COO/Managing Director
Nationality: Malaysia
Home Country: France


An International Business Advisor, she provides customised advisory services to companies wishing to develop in Asia and the US. Specialising in management, finance, business strategy and intercultural communications, she brings with her 20 years of experience across a diversity of industries. Her creative thinking and trouble-shooting abilities are her key assets.

Major Achievements

During a 10-month assignment for a French manufacturer of orthopaedic implants, she found a way to simplify the procedure pertaining to registering its products in China. This resulted in a minimum cost savings of €300,000. She also developed a strategy for its growth and expansion into other Asian markets.

Industry Sector Competencies

• IT/Computer Hardware
• Telecommunications
• Medical devices
• Medical Equipment
• Construction Industry
• Infrastructure

Professional Objectives

• Function: International Business Advisor
• Interim Manager: Yes
• Permanent Position: Yes
• Consultant: Yes
• Availability: Full time
• Prefered Locations: Open to relocation opportunities

Additional Professional Interests

• Non Executive Director Assignments

Countries Covered

• France

Operational Competencies

• Business development (Expert)
• Acquisition and shadow management (Expert)
• New product or service launch (Professional)
• Geographical expansion (Expert)
• Company rescue or turnaround (Expert)
• Pre or post investment audit (Expert)


Home Country:
Full time
Bachelor of Economics (Honours), University of Sydney, Australia
Cantonese, Chinese, English, French, Malay
Management experience:
More than 15 years
Company size:
SMB, Multinational
Interim Manager:
Founder or co-founder: