Michael Ong has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of managing export orders, import/export, shipping, logistics, distribution, warehousing, inventory control, cargo insurance and claims, negotiating freight with carriers, trader documentation, trade compliance, trade finance and supply chain management. He has done import, export and international trade business with over 40 countries across the world.
Michael first started part-time teaching in 1982, delivering a course on Certificate in Practical Import and Export Documentation and Procedures, and has since been conducting training for more than a decade. He is a veteran trainer with specialisations ranging from leadership and business management to customer service and shipping. As an effectively bilingual trainer, Michael has delivered courses fluently in both English and Mandarin. He has provided corporate training for companies located both locally and overseas, including Hitachi Asia, Micron Semiconductor Asia, ASM Pacific Technology Ltd. Motorola Electronics, NCS Singapore, DHL, Federal Express, Shalom International Movers Pte Ltd. REC Solar Pte Ltd. Tanaka Electronics Singapore Ltd. Mitsui Chemicals Asia Pacific, Ltd. Nissan Taiwan and P&G Indonesia.
Apart from training industry executives, Michael has also trained senior Chinese government officials and delivered various Singapore Workforce Skills Qualifications (WSQ) courses, including the following: Professional Diploma in Leadership & People Management and Diploma in Service Leadership. With his wide-ranging specialisations and numerous years of industry and training experience, Michael is able to impart participants with skills and knowledge that can be applied in day-to-day business.