Head of Industry & Commercial Development, CFLD
CFLD is the world's leading end-to-end master planner, creator and operator of full-scale New Industry Cities. Over 20 years, they have successfully built industry cities that have transformed the lives of local communities and catalysed unprecedented economic development. Their cities integrate work-live-play in one space, with Industry anchoring each city’s success. To date, they have more than 80 project regions worldwide, attracted more than 2,000 enterprises, contributed USD39.3 billion in GDP, brought in cumulative investments of USD72.9 billion, and hold over USD59.7 billion in total assets.
“Warren was instrumental in conceptualising and executing the framework towards a holistic Tourism Development Strategy for CFLD Brunei, from research to strategy and investor development. He developed a comprehensive Commercial Strategy for the Greater HCMC area for Swan City, in Dong Nai for CFLD Vietnam. Warren played an important role in initiating Expressions of Interest for International Hotel Chains to base their hotels in Swan City. On the investor development perspective for commercial land sales, Warren secured Letters of Intent from investors for International Schools investment in Vietnam, and also Investor Letter of Intents for Premium Designer outlets to base their operations in CFLD projects in both Vietnam and Indonesia.
Managing Director, Freme Travel
Freme Travel is the largest Travel Agency in Brunei Darussalam, employing over 95 people with four different branches and an average turnover of around $50 million. Established in 1971 as a partnership and later incorporated as a private limited entity in 1982, Freme Travel has built and maintained a revered reputation for 40 years as a reliable and professional travel service for both inbound and outbound segments. It is the most innovative Travel Agency in Brunei Darussalam and is an International Partner of Carlson Wagonlit Travel (CWT).
“Warren was solely responsible for developing a holistic tourism development strategy for Brunei and had a great understanding of the various challenges, attractions, tourist segments and infrastructure for both inbound tourists and outbound traffic from Brunei; his inert ability to drive and attract medical tourists from China to Brunei, through a continuum of contacts in the travel trade and linkage with the only JCI-accredited hospital in Brunei, speak volumes of his dedication, passion and competence to get things done, with outstanding results”
Dr Christopher Tay
CEO, Prestige Hospital, Cambodia
Testimonial on Research, Strategy, Project Execution & Implementation for 2 Global Healthcare Projects
“Warren played a dynamic role by developing a comprehensive medical framework and strategic plan for our global client, by conceptualizing the entire healthcare system, from right-siting of care, integrative approaches, summary of patient care, financial projection and acquisition targets in Asia, and also included a Population health synopsis covering Africa. Warren’s involvement in the IOT (Internet of Things) and Big Data included sourcing, analyzing and developing strategic partnerships with innovative Healthcare paradigm tech partners and systems like IBM Watson Health, GE Healthcare, Siemens Healthcare, Philips Healthcare, so as to analyze their core competencies and to determine optimum system (e.g. cognitive computing AI platform, from IBM Watsons, so as to use data to deliver better personalized healthcare, medical device systems, population healthcare systems, in the overall framework"
"On the Operations perspective, Warren assembled various business units including Lasik, Dentistry, Aesthetic Medicine, Cosmetic Surgery and Pharmaceutical companies for the purpose of consolidating their business models and financial statements to determine their Combined valuation for IPO listing, and also clinical set-up and medical operation pre-opening framework in Thailand and Indonesia; this also include Clinic Design, Set-up and FF&E (Furniture, Fitting and Equipment), OS&E (Operating Supplies and Equipment) inventory and procurement"