MARIE CHRISTINE TSENG
Main areas of work:
- Developing Cultural Competences
- Cross cultural communication
- Working with a multicultural team
- Managing across cultures
- Multicultural education programs
- Embracing life in a new Country
(Malaysia, Indonesia, Singapore, Taiwan, China,
France, Netherlands, Brazil, and etc)
Co-founder and director of Cultural Impact Sdn Bhd, Marie has lived in 8 different countries over the past 20 years (France, Taiwan, UK, Netherlands, Brazil, Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia).
Founder of a consultancy-procurement office in Taiwan and cross-cultural trainer with the Royal Tropical Institute (KIT) in the Netherland and Itim Brazil, she has worked with large corporations including ABN-AMRO, AH Hold, Philips, BASF, Heineken. Marie has also a solid experience in establishing and managing large multicultural volunteer groups in collaboration with governmental institutions in South East Asia. She was chairman of the Indonesian Heritage Society in 2004-2005, and founded the Museum Volunteer Malaysia group in 2007.
Marie has a BA from the Normandy Businesss School, France, and also studied in Fu Jen Catholic University, Taiwan. A native French speaker, she is also fluent in English and Mandarin, and has knowledge of Malay /Indonesian, Dutch, Spanish and Portuguese.