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Michael Teoh
Works at MichaelTeoh.com
Attended INTI International College Penang, Malaysia
Lives in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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  • MichaelTeoh.com
    Speaker, Trainer & Coach, 2010 - present
  • Entrepreneurs.my
    Managing Editor, 2012 - present
  • Monad International
    Partner & Director, 2011 - present
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Penang, Malaysia - New Zealand
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Founder, Thriving Talents. Microsoft Global Advisor (YouthSpark initiative). Speaker. Trainer. Author. Consultant
Introduction

Michael Teoh is the Founder-Strategist and Director of Thriving Talents, a company that consults and trains youth talents in organisations and universities to succeed in life and work. 

His company’s work in developing the leadership and entrepreneurial potentials of the Gen-Y workforce has been featured on CNN, BBC, the United Nations and the Malaysia Book of Records, whilst spreading their training footprints to 34 countries globally. He has trained and consulted talents in Microsoft, Intel, Chatime, Felda Global Ventures, McMillan Woods and leaders from governments and NGOs. 

On a global front, he was recognized as one of the world's leading enterprising youth by the Global Entrepreneurship Week in 2010 and the global winner for Your Big Year, the largest social entrepreneurship competition contested among 45,000 people in 168 countries in 2011. 

Today, Michael is the co-author of Potential Matrix™, a fast-growing personal development book to unleash the potentials of people for success. He is also the youngest board member sitting on the boards of several public organizations and is serving his term as a member of the National Youth Consultative Council appointed by the Minister of Youth & Sports. He was involved with organising TEDxKL for the last 5 years in Malaysia. Last year, Michael was appointed as a Microsoft YouthSpark Global Advisor. 

In 2015, Michael was awarded the prestigious McMillan Woods Global Awards for ‘Emerging Leader in Talent Development & Personality of the Year’ alongside other notable award recipients like film legend Jackie Chan. He likes to interact with people on talent development and entrepreneurship matters on his website at http://www.michaelteoh.com  

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Nominee by the Hon. Prime Minister of Malaysia for the Perdana Youth Awards 2012; Malaysia's Most Enterprising Youth of 2010 awarded by the Deputy Prime Minister
Education
  • INTI International College Penang, Malaysia
    Business, 2005 - 2006
  • Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand
    Marketing & International Business, 2007 - 2008
  • Stanford University
    Short Course in Entrepreneurship via Stanford Summit, 2010
  • INSEAD
    Entrepreneurship via Ultimate Startup Competition, 2010
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