Translation: The Journey of A Thousand Miles Begins with One Step
Ascension International Pte Ltd is founded by a team of business and financial professionals with the aim to serve the business needs of their Singapore and regional clients. Over the years, the company has evolved into a distribution company for wellness and healthcare products and medical devices for ageing population. The company has presence in China and South Africa, serving customers in more than 8 countries and territories. In Singapore, the company is the authorised dealer for Wellness Nordic Chair, a revolutionary device that has positive effect on the mental and physical well-being in people with dementia.
Director / Co-Founder
Prior to founding Ascension, Michael had held several positions in ST Kinetics. During his tenure in ST Kinetics from 2007 - 2016, he had developed many new markets and customers in Singapore and Southern China. He served as Director for Singapore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Southern China) from 2008 - 2011.
Presently, Michael is Director for Handyware Food Technologies and a founding member of Singapore Chamber of Commerce in Southern Africa.
Lee Fatt Leong
Fatt Leong is responsible for Ascension’s business development and operations in SE Asia.
Fatt Leong was General Manager of ABWIN Services in 2017, Vice President (Export) for NSL OilChem Trading Pte Ltd in 2016, Director of Services Group for Singapore Test Services, an engineering services subsidiary of ST Engineering Ltd from 2012-2016. Fatt Leong is also a veteran in China business arena. He served as General Manager of STAR – Greater China and he was involved in several mergers and acquisitions activities from 2007-2012. He was also General Manager, Southern China (Guangzhou) for Comfort Delgro Engineering Ltd from 2000-2006.
Francis had more than 30 years of management experience. He was with ST kinetics for more than 30 years rising from the rank of an engineer to Vice President of one of its subsidiaries - SDDA Pte Ltd. He is particularly strong in driving productivity, quality, procurement and operations. Francis has the skills and knowledge of leading and operating both within a large MNC as well as leading a SME. A great people oriented person, Francis takes great pride in ensuring everyone he comes into contact with, experiences a great warmth and friendliness in his character.
Operations Coordinator / Finance Adviser
William had more than 20 years of financial advisory experience in hospitality and security sectors. He was a financial consultant to many international hoteliers from 2013 to 2017. Deputy Finance Controller for APS Group from 2010 to 2012 where he oversees the financial aspects of all the companies under the group. William possess a great wealth of experience in taxation, hire and purchase, and developing effective financial models.
Joshua worked for many years as a clinical coordinator for Allied Health Programs at a Medical University in Texas, USA and is certified in Special Education. He has had numerous staff positions in institutions for persons with cognitive disorders and and traumatic brain injuries and has had family members with Alzheimer's Disease. He is an advocate for educating families and their communities about these conditions and promotes wellness programs for persons suffering with these conditions.