Siew Yong is an experienced and accomplished executive and technical career advisor with extensive experience in developing and executing talent acquisition and recruitment strategies within both agency and end-user / in-house settings. Prior joining Ambition, Siew Yong held several senior positions within internal recruitment and management consulting across SME, PLC, MNC, and Fortune 500 company in Malaysia. She has been actively involved in career mentoring and coaching programmes with the objective to support building better futures for the talent community in Malaysia. She is an active career coach and mentor with HRDF, TalentCorp, Tulips Movement, Girl4Girl, and other programmes. For the past 12 months, she has hosted many careers clinic and webinars on career transition and related topics as part of initiatives to support professionals during this challenging time. Siew Yong holds a Master of Business Administration – International Management from the University of RMIT Australia.
Roles I Recruit For
My core focus is on executive search for C-level, strategic hiring within technology, financial services, and fintech verticals. My team recruits roles across technology, including Application & ERP, Cybersecurity & Infrastructure, Data & Digital Marketing, across all industries such as commerce, global business services / shared services, financial services and insurance, and related. My team also covers roles within banking and financial services across all functions from front / middle / back office, operations - finance, legal, audit/risk/compliance, and many more.
If you are looking to make a career move or would like to recruit talent for your business expansion, please feel to reach out to me.
Outside of Ambition
I enjoy reading and drawing, and also travelling where I get to meet new people, trying new cuisine and learning new cultures.
Leaders with Ambition
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I have been engaging with Ambition for some time now and I am very pleased with their professional service and also their vast experience in the Malaysian market and also within the Asia Pac region. Besides that, Ambition has also good knowledge in niche roles and is able to articulate good solutions for recruiting managers like me in order to fill in global roles that I am building in Malaysia. I am happy with their service as they also have regular talks on market trends which give senior managers like me a good insight on what’s in store on the market. I would anytime recommend Ambition since they have professional consultants and business director like Siew Yong who makes my job easier in the recruitment field.Client Testimonial
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