The LMI Team

Jacky Xu is the Head of Admissions with Leadership and Management Institute. Jacky grew up in Singapore and received a Bachelor degree from Nanyang Technological University and a Master’s degree from Harvard. He is currently pursing his Doctorate in Education with University of Liverpool. Jacky has co-authored several books, including the Edu-Hack Series in internships, personal statements and college admissions. Jacky served his country with distinction, having held several appointments in Command and Staff Office in the Commando Battalion, Singapore Armed Forces.

Tee Meng Tan is the Head of Student Affairs with Leadership and Management Institute. Tee Meng grew up in Singapore and received his Bachelor of Science from National University of Singapore, a Masters in Business Administration from Nanyang Technological University, and an Executive Masters of Science in Finance from the City University of New York. Tee Meng is a member of both the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators and Society of Project Managers. He also sits on the Advisory Board of Thong Kheng Charitable Institution.

Larry Tan is a Senior Academic Advisor with Leadership and Management Institute. Larry grew up in Singapore and is currently pursing his degree with LMI. Besides holding an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment, Larry is also the CEO of Respire Pte. Ltd., a Director Consultant of Business Network International, and the founder of Click Dolphin LLP. He specializes in customized web solutions with expertise on multi-channel marketing automation, serving big corporations like SMRT and City Chain.

Kin Ng is a Senior Academic Advisor with Leadership and Management Institute. Kin grew up in Singapore and received his bachelor degree from New York University. He is currently pursing his Masters degree of Management from LMI and holds an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment. Kin is also an alumnus of Raffles Institution and Raffles Junior College. Kin is Founder and Lead Trainer at Radiant Owl Consultancy & Services Pte. Ltd., specialising in presentation skills, thinking skills, and communication skills, and has trained at several companies such as Citibank, Standard Chartered Bank, AIA, Reebonz, WorkforceSG, and Defense Science Technology Agency Singapore.

Gundeep Bindra is a Thought Leader with Leadership and Management Institute. Gundeep grew up in India and received an undergraduate degree from the prestigious Indian Institute of Technology University and a Master’s degree in Computer Science with specialization in Security from Columbia University. He is currently pursing his Masters in Liberal Arts with LMI and is expected to graduate in AY 2018/19. Besides working for Microsoft as part of the international security team in Seattle, Gundeep is an expert on hacking.

Alan Gelb is a Thought Leader with Leadership and Management Institute. Alan grew up in the United States and received his Master’s degree from Johns Hopkins University. As a widely published writer of fiction and non­fiction, Alan first began to explore the college admissions essay when his own sons were going through the application process. Alan has been a marketing communications consultant for higher education with a long history of writing recruitment and development materials for top colleges and universities.

Cedric Spaas is a Thought Leader with Leadership and Management Institute. Cedric received his Master’s degree from Harvard and holds a PhD in Medical Physics from University of Leuven. Cedric is an expert in physics and studied Spline Based Motion Planning and Model Predictive Control. He co-authored several internationally acclaimed medical journals, including the Dependence of Gold Nanoparticle Radiosensitization on Functionalizing Layer Thickness in Radiation Research and the Design of gold nanoparticles for radiotherapy using Monte Carlo simulations of secondary X-rays and electrons.

Patricia Criscito is a Thought Leader with the Leadership and Management Institute. Patricia grew up in the United States and spent more than half a decade in Europe learning Spanish. She graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management and pursued a Masters Degree in Business Administration before studying German Language in University of Colorado. Patricia is the current President and Founder of ProType / ProWrite, Ltd., an international writing, editing, typesetting, and personal branding service established in 1980 and based in North Carolina.

Andy Chang is a Thought Leader with Leadership and Management Institute. Andy grew up in Singapore and received an undergraduate degree from Nanyang Technological University. Andy is a true-blue entrepreneur in education who has groomed many successful individuals in his journey as an educator. Andy is the co-founder and master trainer in his own education center, and is a very much sought after Mathematics and Science figure in the Primary and Secondary education industry, having given keynote speeches on instructional design and education pedagogy.

Alan Tham is a Thought Leader with Leadership and Management Institute. Alan grew up in Singapore and received both his Bachelor and Masters degree from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, London. Alan also has a Masters in System Design and Management from MIT. Alan was awarded Singapore Government’s Public Service Commission Scholarship in 1999 and started his career early as a Defence Analyst with the M­­­inistry of Defence Singapore. He currently holds the rank of a Major (NS) in the 9th Division, Singapore Armed Forces.