Michelle Tan

Certified BrandImage Professional

IAPO International Association of Professional Image Consultants

VP Events of MABIC

We act the way we dress. Neglected and untidy image reflect a neglected and untidy mind” is the mantra of Michelle Tan of Chapter One Asia.

Michelle Tan is a Professional Image Consultant who believes every person has a hidden potential that can be further developed in order for them to excel in life in their own way. With her people personality and passion in training, it’s no wonder that she has fast become one of the favourite trainers within a short period of time joining Chapter One Asia.

Prior to her career as a Professional Image Consultant, Michelle had worked in the banking industry for eight years. Proven to be a fast learner and result-oriented nature, she rose from junior level to managerial position in just five short years in the bank. During her tenure as a banker, she was exposed to various departments involving in customers’ relationship and handling loans operations as well as dealing with top management to improve the customers experience with the bank. As a result of her dedication and tenacity, her team was voted Best Performance Team of the year.

She believes strongly that the presentation of one’s image where appearance is as important as performing your duties successfully.

In order to obtain other people’s trust and belief, she found out that, apart from having the substance and knowledge, one need to show that he or she should be taken seriously but at the same time is people friendly. Exuding such image helps in carrying out your tasks more effectively.

To date, she has trained employees across the board from different types of industries ranging from insurance, finance and banking, IT, universities and colleges on Professional Image Grooming and Business Etiquette. In addition, she has also facilitated in corporate team building programs since 2013.

Her impressive list of corporate clients include DiGi Telecommunications, Deloitte Malaysia, UOB, OCBC, CIMB, RHB, Bank Negara Malaysia (BNM), Hong Leong Bank, Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi, IJM Corporation Berhad,  Fraser & Neave Holdings Berhad(F&N), ACE Jerneh Insurance, Tenaga National Berhad (TNB),The Datai Langkawi, Sunway University and Taylor’s University.

Michelle’s love for sharing knowledge has also brought her lecturing students at Nilai University where she currently teaches Personal Branding.

She holds a BSc. (Hons) from Universiti Utara Malaysia and Certificate in Image Consultancy from BrandImage International Institute. As one who believes that one should never stop learning, Michelle is also a Professional Member of The IAPO International Association of Professional Image Consultants and VP Events of MABIC (The Malaysia Association of Brand and Image Consultants) that is set up dedicated to advancing the level of professionalism of consultants and trainers.