Tang Wee Hen
Wee Hen is an ICF (International Coach Federation) Credentialed Coach who is enthusiastic and passionate to empower individual leaders and professionals to help them achieve personal and professional success. She specializes in the financial services industry and brings more than 21 years of diverse corporate experience in various local and regional leadership roles in IT, Banking & Financial Services.
She is currently a Senior Partner with Harvest Global Resources based in Kuala Lumpur and focuses in the development of leaders through individual and team coaching. Wee Hen is a fervent advocate of “putting client’s interests first by giving proper advice to clients” and is active in promoting financial planning best practices with Coaching in the local, region and international scenes.
Wee Hen started her professional experience in 1993 as an intern with NCR Corporation World Head Quarters in Dayton, Ohio. Upon completion of the internship, she was immediately employed by NCR Malaysia as an Accounts Executive. During her 8 years tenure with NCR, from an Accounts Executive, she held various roles as Chief Accountant, Acting Financial Controller, International Corporate Auditor (performed audit in 17 countries), Asia Pacific Business Lead for Oracle ERP Project and Asia Pacific Internal Control and Policy Compliance Manager. In 2001, she joined iPerintis Sdn Bhd, an IT arm of Petronas to lead the SAP E-Procurement team as a Project Manager.
Her passion leaned more towards people than systems, and with her CFP® certification (Certified Financial Planner), in 2003, she made a career change to venture into the financial planning and wealth management industry. She spearheaded as the Vice President of Financial Care Centre at CIMB Wealth Advisors Berhad, a subsidiary of CIMB Group, the 2nd largest banking group in Malaysia in 2004. As a Sales Manager Coach for the centre, Wee Hen’s main role was to recruit, train, coach, and develop financial planners to bring sales results to the centre. She gained corporate experience in the Fintech industry when she was the Vice President Asia for PlanPlus Inc., an award winning developer of financial planning and wealth management software tools from Canada. During her tenure with PlanPlus Inc., from 2009-2015, she set up PlanPlus Malaysia Private Limited, focusing on business development and facilitated trainings for banks and financial advisory wealth management firms in India, Singapore, China, Hong Kong, Thailand and Malaysia.
Wee Hen currently serves as a member of the Board of Governance for the Financial Planning Association of Malaysia (FPAM) which has over 5000 members. From 2013 to 2015 she was the Deputy President of FPAM. Wee Hen has also served as a judge for the PlanPlus Global Financial Planning Awards (Asia Region) since 2013. She is an international member of the Financial Planning Association USA and also chaired the Asia Pacific Geo Focus Group from 2009 to 2010.
Wee Hen has a Bachelor of Accounting from the University of Malaya, and is a Chartered Accountant with the Malaysia Institute of Accountants. She is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP®). In her coaching journey she is a Professional Certified Coach (PCC) and Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Certified Coach.