Established in 2009 by key former members of a local higher education institute. Noesis has moved into a new 11,600 sq ft facility, which included a 11-bed residence. in 2014, Noesis also started a Singapore Branch. It now provides a range of professional programmes from a number of prestigious international professional certifying bodies, as follows:
• CFA • CPA AUST • CIMA • CIM • CIPD • ICAEW
Our accreditation from these institutions include:
• Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) – CFA Institute Prep Providers Guideline Programmes
• Certified Practising Accountants Australia (CPA AUST) – Registered Tuition Provider in the Klang Valley
• Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) – CIMA Quality Partner, provider of all levels, including gateway and Pearson Vue Exam Centre
• Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM) – Active Accredited Study Centre and National Exam Centre
• Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) – First Non-UK accredited institution to offer advanced level programme
• Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) – Partner in Learning for the ICAEW Chartered Accountant qualification, the ACA.
Our primary aim is to provide young professionals and executives in Malaysia with an unrivalled opportunity to improve their knowledge and qualifications with a professional certification, and thereby to enhance their career prospects. We do this by offering preparatory courses for the CFA®, CPA AUST, CIMA, CIM and CIPD. Located close to KLCC in the heart of Kuala Lumpur, Noesis offers students full access to our wide range of facilities, including study rooms with wireless Internet, a lounge for refreshments, and a resource centre. We further offer flexible schedules to accommodate the differing needs and competing work schedules of our students.
Dr. Yee Wee Chun
DBA (Northumbria), MBA (Duke), BA (Econs, Virginia)
Wee Chun started his career as a Financial Analyst at General Electric under the prestigious Financial Management Program in the US. After his MBA , he joined the Boston Consulting Group in Kuala Lumpur with assignments in major corporations in Malaysia and Indonesia. Wee Chun was Chief Executive and Executive Director of MIM-INTI Management Institute and INTI Management Services for 7 years before founding Noesis in 2009. His doctoral research is in strategic management. He was also awarded the Dean’s Recognition award at Duke University and graduated with High Distinction at the University of Virginia
MBS (Dublin), B. Comm (Mngt & Mkting, Cork), Chartered Marketer (MCIM)
Brian has over 20 years of experience working in Marketing, Management and Consultancy for various multi-national companies, including Cadbury and Johnson & Johnson. He received his Masters from University College, Dublin, in Ireland. Brian has 9 years of experience working in Asia (China and Malaysia), and formerly served as Dean of the School of Business at INTI College Subang Jaya, Malaysia. Brian is a CQ Certified Facilitator. Brian has spoken at conferences in the UK, USA, China and Malaysia. He is currently completing a PhD in Leadership and Culture.
Liew Sin Choon
Finance & Programme Director
MBA (Herriott-Watt), ACMA
Mr. Liew has 37 years of working experience in diversified fields and industries. He started his career at Price Waterhouse and later worked in Hong Kong over a period of 10 years, first as the MD of a Japanese Health Food company and then as an entrepreneur himself in the health food business, gaining valuable exposure in international business. He is a CIMA holder and is currently doing his PhD research in Business Administration. For the last 3 years, he has been the Finance Director and CIMA Program Director at Noesis.
BSc. Hons (Hort. Sci., UPM)
Ann started her career as a Programme Coordinator at MIM-INTI in 2008. She was soon promoted to Manager of the School of Finance and Accounting covering the CFA and Postgraduate Financial Academic Programs. In 2009, Ann joined the Noesis startup team and became the CFA Programme Director and Head of Operations. With 5 years of experience in managing the CFA Programme, Ann is a key figure in maintaining Noesis’s CFA Prep Provider status by working closely with the CFA Institute. Ann graduated with an honours degree in Horticultural Science and is currently pursuing the CIMA Programme. She aims to achieve her Chartered qualification in the near future.
Centre Director (Singapore)
MBA, B. Sc. Maths., Grad. Dip. in Statistics
Mr. Fabian Moa is currently the Centre Director of Noesis Academy, Singapore. In his role, he lectures in the CFA Program for Level I to III and in the CPA Australia Program (Financial Risk Management module) in Malaysia and Singapore. He started his career in 2007 as a lecturer in INTI College Sarawak. He then joined Hong Leong Bank in 2011 as an executive in Asset Liability Management Analytics. In 2013, he joined AmBank as a Senior Executive, Liquidity Risk in the Group Market Risk Department. Mr. Moa received his Bachelors of Science in Mathematics from Beijing Concorde University in 2007. He then completed his MBA from Kursk State Technical University in 2008. In 2010, he completed his Graduate Diploma in Statistics conferred by the Royal Statistical Society, United Kingdom. Mr. Moa is a CFA Charterholder, certified FRM and PRM holder.