Management Council

PRESIDENT - ROYAL INSTITUTION, SINGAPORE FDR. DR. ATHENA GEORGENE ANG

FDR. DR. ATHENA GEORGENE ANG, MBA, LLB Hons (London), SFRIM, SRICEO, SFRIAM, SFRIFAr, FRIFC, SFRIFP, SFRIWM, SFRICCO, SFRICGO, SFRICS, SFRICD, SFRIPMgt, SFRIS, MSID, CFP (FPAS), RFAR (MAS), CEI-KAH (MOM), SAMP, SAEA, QI (ACRA)

FDr. Dr. Athena Georgene is the President of the Royal Institution Singapore and the Consultant/ Adviser to all the over 260 Royal Institutes of Singapore, as well as to 60 other affiliated companies in Singapore, Malaysia and the Philippines. After graduating with a Diploma in Film, Sound and Video from Ngee Ann Polytechnic in Singapore, she obtained a Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from the University of London, UK. She completed a Master in Business Administration and her Doctor in Business Administration at the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She co-authored the book “Integrated Marketing Communication” in 2014. Dr. Athena Georgene has a wealth of experience across multiple industries and disciplines. From Line Producer and Casting Manager at Pagoda Pictures Pte Ltd, Singapore and Film Executive with Cathay-Keris Films Pte Ltd, Singapore to Financial Consultant at IPP Financial Advisers Pte Ltd, Singapore, at Professional Investment Advisory Services Pte Ltd, Singapore, and Singcapital Pte Ltd, she came to be appointed Director and President of the ATS Group and RI Group of companies. She is a President Scholar of the Royal Institution. She has obtained numerous professional qualifications and accreditations. She is a Certified Financial Planner of the Financial Planning Association of Singapore and a Registered Financial Advisory Representative with the Monetary Association of Singapore. She holds a Certificate of Employment Intermediaries (Key Appointment Holder) from the Ministry of Manpower of Singapore. She is an Accredited Mortgage Planner in Singapore, and is registered as a Qualified Individual with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore, with the authority to provide professional corporate secretarial services through the Royal Institute of Chief Governance Officers, which is registered as a Filing Agent with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore. She is a Doctor Fellow of Royal Institution, Singapore; Senior Fellow of the Royal Institute of Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Asset Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Financial Advisors, Singapore; Royal Institute of Financial Consultants, Singapore; Royal Institute of Financial Planners, Singapore; Royal Institute of Wealth Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Compliance Officers, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Governance Officers, Singapore; Royal Institute of Corporate Secretaries, Singapore; Royal Institute of Corporate Directors, Singapore; Royal Institute of Property Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Scholars, Singapore; a Member of the Singapore Institute of Directors and a Qualified Individual with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore.

CHIEF COMPLIANCE OFFICER - RI SINGAPORE FDR. DR. HELEN S. MOLANO

FDR. DR. HELEN S. MOLANO, MBA, BSCAcc, SFRIM, SFRICEO, SFRICCO, SFRICGO, SFRICFO, SFRIACC, SFRIBA, SFRICS, SFRICD, SFRIPMGT, SFRIS, FIPA (AUST), FFA (UK), QI (ACRA)

FDr. Dr. Helen Molano is the Chief Compliance Officer of Royal Institution Singapore and its more than 260 constituent Royal Institutes of Singapore. She is also the President and Executive Director of the Royal Institutions, Inc. of the Philippines and an Executive Director of numerous companies of the ATS Group and RI Group of companies. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Commerce with a major in Accounting from Guagua National Colleges in the Philippines, a Master in Business Administration and her Doctor in Business Administration from the Polytechnic University of the Philippines. She co-authored with FDr. Dr. Samuel M. Salvador and FDr. Dr. Ellinor F. Geronimo the books “Essentials of Consumer Behavior”, “Essentials of Integrated Marketing Communication” and “Fundamentals of Sales Management”. She is a President Scholar of Royal Institution. Dr. Helen Molano is a truly peerless pioneer of the ATS Group and RI Group of companies in Singapore and the Philippines. From the position of Accounting Clerk in a finance company in Guagua, Philippines and Bookkeeper/Accountant of Furnitureville in her hometown in Pampanga, Philippines she joined ATS Technologies Inc. in 1990 as an Accounts Executive. Through hard work, commitment, dedication, loyalty and trustworthiness, she climbed the corporate ladder from Accounts Executive, Administration Executive, Personnel Executive, Accountant, Group Accountant, Chief Financial Officer, Executive Director to her current position. She is registered as a Qualified Individual with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA), with the authority to provide professional corporate secretarial services through the Royal Institute of Chief Compliance Officers, which is registered as a Filing Agent with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority of Singapore (ACRA). She is a Doctor Fellow of Royal Institution, Singapore; Senior Fellow of the Royal Institute of Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Executive Officers, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Compliance Officer, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Governance Officer, Singapore; Royal Institute of Chief Financial Officers, Singapore; Royal Institute of Accountants, Singapore; Royal Institute of Business Administration, Singapore; Royal Institute of Corporate Secretaries, Singapore; Royal Institute of Corporate Directors, Singapore; Royal Institute of Property Management, Singapore; Royal Institute of Scholars, Singapore; a Fellow of the Institute of Financial Accountants (UK), and a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants (Australia)