Where Mentors Come Together To Create A Better World

Welcome to VOICES OF ASIA!

Your support in the past 7 years has allowed us to help many people manage transitions and challenges. We started with storytelling in 2010 as our leader volunteers inspire through the retelling of their personal stories. In 2017, we went on to create the Mentoring Project that lets us support individuals and impact lives one mentee at a time.

Starting 2016, many organizations have also given us a chance to support their talent management projects. Progress takes place when leaders make the decision to take a stand. Voices Of Asia offers all we can to support you on this transition.

We hope that more of you will step forward to become mentors so we can truly impact lives together. Reach out to us at contact@voicesofasia.org. We would love to connect. Thank you.

Elroy Tan
Elroy Tan
Director, Voices Of Asia

By 2020, We Aim to
Reduce # of depression cases in Asia by 10%
Increase engagement at work by 30%
Mentor 1,000 people who pay it forward

Mentoring is a loosely used word, but if we can put some structure and accountability to it, many lives can be transformed. Watch these videos to see what thought leaders think about mentoring

Voices Of Asia finds a mentor for every struggling
individual to help them OVERCOME and then to

How Do We Do It?
Latest Mentors
Kelvin Kong
Senior Vice-President, Group Learning & Development

Kelvin brings with him over 15 years of outstanding sales and marketing, and talent development expertise,…

Chew Nai Sian, Chris
Global Talent & Change Manager

Chris Chew is a seasoned Human Resource Development (HRD) practitioner and specializes in organizational learning culture,…

Abe Jacob
Director, Enterprise Excellence SEA and Nalco Water AP

Abe Jacob is the Director, Enterprise Excellence for South East Asia and Korea for Ecolab, a…

Sally Sng
Sally Sng
Sr HR Director, Asean Pacific

Sally brings with her over 20 years of organizational and leadership development expertise across a wide…

Tang Li Chow

Li Chow graduated with a computer engineering degree and worked in an IT role that designed,…

Imre Vadasz
HR Director

Imre joined Sony AMEA in September 2012 to head the HR function of Sony Electronics business…

Audrey Ang
ADK Global-Singapore

Audrey has more than ten years of HR corporate experience in increasing responsibility including roles within…

Cham Lark Ang
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care - Singapore

Cham Lark is an experienced HR leader who has worked in various industries with a proven…

Sharmila Khandkar
Group HR Director –
Knorex Pte Ltd

Sharmila is a human resource professional and a psychologist. She has experience in workplace performance counselling,…

Sanjiv Agarwal
Swiss Re - Singapore

Sanjiv is currently working at Swiss Reinsurance Company at Singapore, as HR Director for South East…

People struggle with challenges at home, at work and within themselves, but conventional support structures are not sufficient to help them. If everyone is equipped to a mentor, the world would be a better place.

20 Apr 2017   Self

One of my sales representative who sells in a deteriorating market shared that she has heard nothing but bad news every day, and from a once highly motivated person, she now thinks only of the negative stuff. Our conversation lasted for months and today she has overcame negativity and I have learnt a very important […]

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10 Nov 2014   Career, Family, Self

What does work mean to you? Why do you work? When my company scaled down its operations in Singapore about 13 years ago, I was asked to work in the US. I had a choice, to either move over or to leave the company. At the time, my dad was unwell. For the first time […]

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7 Nov 2014   Career, Family, Self

Your education is finance, your experience is finance. It’s too late to change career path when you’re already in middle management

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A Big Step Of Faith
5 Nov 2014   Career, Family, Self

A Big Step Of Faith “Every step I take will only take me to someplace better.” I remember telling myself this seventeen years ago when I left my job as a career banker. I had a great job and was considered one of the luckier ones, as I was hired before I graduated from university. […]

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4 Questions To Help Define Success
3 Nov 2014   Career, Family, Self

In one of the coaching sessions, after a long silence, my business coach drew closer to me, looked directly into my eyes and asked me, “Would you consider yourself successful, so far in your life and your work?” My big ego said, “yes, of course”, my heart refused to oblige and however said no. I […]

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25 Oct 2014   Career, Family, Self

As I was clearing my cupboard the other day, I came across a stack of notes I wrote during a workshop many years ago.  This is what I wrote “ My life purpose is to make a difference in the lives of others.” As I reflect on my life experience, living out the purpose of […]

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22 Oct 2014   Career, Family, Self

With the advent of technology, we are now expected to work or at least respond to emails 24/7.

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20 Oct 2014   Career, Family, Self

Do you have a principle, a motto or a life statement you live by; A way of living that guides your every action? If you do, what is it? How has it affected your life? If you don’t and you need one, what would it be? What is your way of living? If you look […]

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15 Oct 2014   Career, Family, Self

Who do you aspire to be? A high flyer with a corner office? A globetrotter? At 60, I count myself fortunate, I’m in a position which many would count envious. I’ve taken great positions in 4 different companies, on 4 different continents. I have a beautiful wife and 2 beautiful children. However, the person I’m […]

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12 Oct 2014   Career, Family, Self

There are some simple things that we do that make us happy. For some, hanging out with friends, reading a book or even sleeping gives immeasurable happiness. Well, not for me. Here are some things that never fail to brighten my day. 1) I grew up during the times of monochrome CRT screens, five-and-a-quarter inch […]

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