Director International Business Development Division cum Regional Head MTC East Asia
Tan Ting Wai
Tan Ting Wai joined MTC on 10 October 1994 and is the Regional Head of MTC Guangzhou. He started his career in MTC as an officer in the Management Information System (MIS) Unit. Prior to the MTC Guangzhou posting, he held the position of Manager in the Public & Corporate Affairs Division from 1997-2012. In October 2012, he was assigned to Guangzhou, China, and helped set up MTC Guangzhou as a wholly own foreign enterprise, responsible for trade promotion and marketing. Tan Ting Wai graduated with a Degree in Computer Science from Campbell University from North Carolina, USA, in 1994.
Regional Head MTC South Asia, Middle East and Africa
Khairul graduated with a BBA in International Business from Northwood University (USA) and holds an MBA in Strategic Management from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia. Khairul started his career with MTC in 2008 as the Regional Director of MTC Dubai office and subsequently as Director of Market Promotion Division. His current role as Regional Head of MTC Bangalore involves exploring trade promotion potentials within the South Asia region. Khairul has more than 15 years of experience working in multinational companies which specialised in marketing, business development, projects and customer service spanning over the logistic, automotive and commodities industries.
Chow Khoon Liam
Regional Head MTC Americas
Chow Khoon Liam
Chow Khoon Liam received his postgraduate degree in Marketing from the Birmingham City University and is a certified Chartered Marketer from The Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK).
Liam, who has been in the marketing and medical field for 23 years, has many accomplishments under his belt. He had helped raise USD6 million in equity-based funds for a transpacific FDA clinical trial involving stem cell research between the United States and Malaysia. He was also instrumental in commercializing the world’s first Sports Personal Accident policy which encompasses innovative biologics therapy.
He had also pioneered medical tourism initiatives in IJN and had set up the Sime Darby Nursing and Health Sciences College and Sunway College Ipoh. Liam also won the first place in the Global Zithromax Refocus Competition and represented Malaysia to Pfizer in New York, USA.
Regional Head MTC Europe
Gopinathan Tanikudy joined MTC in June 2010 as an Executive at the Public and Corporate Affairs Division. Gopinathan, who graduated from Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman with a degree in Mass Communications (Advertising), was transferred to the Market Promotion Division in 2015. Gopinathan, who was involved in setting up MTC’s Regional office in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, in 2019, joined the International Business Development Division in June 2020 before being made the Regional Head of MTC Europe in July 2020. He also has vast experience in organising marketing-related programmes.