Sunday, July 25, 2010

Dr. Ben Lee Honored with Asia's Best B-School Awards on Nurturer of Talent Award

Dr. Ben Lee Honored
Asia's Best B-School Awards
Nurturer of Talent Award

We are pleased to announce, Dr. Ben Lee, Founder and President of EDS Business School has been the recipient of Asia's Best B-School Award in the individual category, Nurturer of Talent Award, at the Suntec Convention Hall, Singapore on 23 July 2010.

( From left) Professor Soh Keng Lin, University Science Malaysia
(receiving the Best Professor in Operations Management)
Dr. Sununta Siengthai, Asian Institute of Technology, Bangkok, Thailand
(receiving the Best Professor in HRM)
Dr. Ben Lee, President and Founder, EDS Business School, Penang, Malaysia
(receiving Asia's Best B-School Nurturer of Talent Award)

Honorable Bhaskar Chatterjee, the Organizing Chairman
Presents Dr Ben Lee Asia's Best B-School Award

Dr. Lee, in his acceptance address before Asia's Best B-School Awards ceremony, indicated he was pleased to accept the "Nurturer of Talent Award" especially because the award aligns well with his drives, beliefs, and passion to nurture talent and grow human betterment. A mission of EDS Business School, indicated Dr. Lee, is to foster a vehicle to transform people to be leaders and make this world a better place for all.

Dr Ben Lee delivers acceptance speech
before Best B-School Award Assembly

More than 250 university leaders and professors from 29 countries attend the Asia's Best B-School Award event. Representatives from the following nations were in attendance at the Asia's Best B-School Awards ceremony: Australia, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Mauritius, Mongolia, Nepal, Oman, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Thailand, Turkey, UAE, USA, United Kingdom, and Vietnam. The EDS Team from Malaysia, including Ms. LK Tan, Ms. Hilary Low and Ms. GL Ang accompanies Dr. Ben Lee, as he received the award in Singapore.

(From left) Prof. Dr. Anupam Rastogi (Senior Professor, Chairperson of Capital Markets & Economics, NMIMS University, Mumbai, India);
Dr. Nazily Noor (CEO of Malaysian Institute of Management);
Prof. Dr. M. Fazilah Abdul Samad (Dean, Faculty of Business & Accountancy, University of Malaya, Malaysia);
Ms. LK Tan, Ms. Hilary Low, Dr. Ben Lee, and Ms. GL Ang of EDS Business School, Malaysia

The World has witnessed unprecedented change, with massive developments over very short spans of time. The crush of time and rapid change seem to have become routine. Amidst the change, institutions are mushrooming at a rapid rate. In the rapidly evolving business world, the MBA qualification has served a vital role in preparing professionals to enter essential roles of leadership. The CMO Asia Advisory Board and the Advisory Council of World Brand Congress has accepted the responsibility of identifying and honoring Asia's Best Business Schools. Awards of the highest stature are presented to individuals who have demonstrated excellence, as role models of exemplary leadership.

Dr Ben Lee together with EDS Team and the Event Organizer
(From right) Ms. LK Tan, Ms. GL Ang, Ms. Hilary Low, Dr. R L Bhatia, Project Director, and Dr Ben Lee

Dr. Ben Lee was select for the Nurturer of Talent Award as a result of the EDS Business School evolving quality of the International Residential Studies as an effective, innovative, and cost saving executive training for working professionals. Dr. Lee was also cited for extensive EDS tuition free international residential studies in Penang since 2002. Dr. Lee was recognized for conduct of extensive leadership training on public university campus in Philippines and Vietnam; and continuous capacity building for Philippines faculty, where EDS has provided very low tuition fee for the MBA and DBA program. Dr. Lee was also cited for excellence of his EDS initiatives in community service projects in Malaysia, Vietnam, and Chengdu, China.

Asia’s Best B-School Accolade and Trophy
Dr. Ben lee, Founder and president, EDS Business School, Penang, Malaysia


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