Selene Minh Nguyet, B.A., LL.B., CED
REGIONAL MANAGER - Falkirk Asia Pacific
REGULATORY & SOCIAL MANAGEMENT MANAGER
Ms. Nguyen has over 15 years of regulatory and community affairs experience in the natural resource and development sector. She serves as an advisor and owners’ representative for natural resource and infrastructure projects; and has experience in working in Austria, Canada, France, Sweden, UK, USA and Vietnam. Her experience includes environmental/socio-economic assessments, media plans, training/capacity building, economic development; and community/government relations. Ms. Nguyet posesses Bachelor degrees in Law and English from the Vietnam National University (VNU); and post graduate certificates in management from the Universität Leipzig and Community Economic Development (CED) from Simon Fraser University, BC Canada. Her charitable work includes the Southeast Asian Culture & Heritage Society (SEACHS), and the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
The Minh Pham, B.A,
COUNTRY MANAGER (VIETNAM)
COMMUNITY & SOCIAL PERFORMANCE
The (Tay) Minh Pham is a community and social performance specialist with over 10 years of experience. His expertise includes in public and government relations, social impact assessment and corporate social responsibility. Mr. Pham possesses exceptional skills in communications, stakeholder engagement, risk management and marketing. Hi experiences include government relations; social impact assessment and risk mitigation to international best practices (i.e. IFC/World Bank); evaluating and development of project cash-flow outsourcing, site clearance and resettlement action plans. Mr. Pham also possesses excellent experience in public relation for financial institutes as well. Mr. Pham holds a B.A. (English) from Hanoi University of Foreign Studies, Hanoi, Vietnam and trainings in International Finance Corporation (IFC) Performance Standards, Communication & Demobilization, Risk Management. by Monkey Forest Consulting; Securities Law, Finance & Stock Investment by Vietnam State Securities Commission (SSC); Marketing & Public Relations Management by Victoria International Academy (2005) and Business Administration by Association of Business Executives, UK.
Brad Tyberg, B.Sc. (Geography)
GIS & VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Mr. Tyberg is a Geographical Information Systems (GIS), remote sensing, visual communications specialist and aerial drone Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) pilot with 15 years of experience in the natural resources sector. His project experience includes work across North America, Africa, Australia and Asia including Cambodia, China, Fiji, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, New Caledonia, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Thailand, Tibet & Vietnam. Brad is a representative contact for Falkirk Asia Pacific and is the founder and creative director for Marco Polo Studios. Prior to this he was the 3D GIS Visualization Lead for Golder Associates (Calgary/Brisbane). Mr. Tyberg has a B.Sc. in Geography from the University of Calgary.
Nguyen Viet Thinh, B.A., MBA, IIA, CPA, FCCA,
SENIOR CONSULTANT, RISK MANAGEMENT & CORPORATE RESPONSIBILITY
Thinh is a sustainability and risk management professional with nearly 20 years of professional experience; and is a former director of Price Waterhouse Coopers – Vietnam. He is the very first certified trainer for the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) in Vietnam. His expertise includes due diligence, M&As, finance and sustainability reporting. Mr. Thinh serves as a senior consultant to Falkirk Asia Pacific Group. He is a member of the Fellowship of UK Association of Certified Chartered Accountants (FCCA); and is a Certified Internal Auditor (USA); and a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) in Vietnam. He has an MBA from La Trobe University (Australia); and a BA in Economics from Hanoi Economic University.
Mac Mai Han, P.Eng.
ENVIRONMENTAL, HEALTH & SAFETY MANAGER
Ms. Han is an Environmental Engineer with over 10 years of experience with Schlumberger a leading technical service provider to the world’s oil and gas industry. Her expertise includes environmental assessment, hazardous waste management, risk management, loss/injury prevention, incident investigation and regulatory compliance. Ms. Han is a certified QHSE auditor and inspector; and an expert in QHSE management; and occupational and community health assessment. In addition, Ms. Han a certified professional firefighter and off-shore emergency responder (SEATAG Offshore Ltd.). She possesses a B.Eng from the Ho Chi Minh University of Technology; and a professional certificate in Management of International Health & Safety from the National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH UK);
Nguyen Minh Phuong, B.A.
SOCIAL ASSESSMENT, RESETTLEMENT & LIVELIHOODS SPECIALIST
Ms. Phuong is a specialist in social assessment and community education with over 10 years of experience. She is an expert in conducting social-economic assessments including household surveys, resettlement monitoring and development of social management plans. Ms. Phuong possesses a Master’s degree in education management, and BA in Psychology (Vietnam National University); as well as, post graduate training in Quality Assurance (Asian University Network). She is the former vice-director of the Centre for Higher Education Quality Assurance (CHEQA), School of Economics & Business, Vietnam National University (VNU).