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Our Gen-Y Founding Consultant

michael teoh

Michael Teoh, Founding Director, Thriving Talents

Certified Motivational Coach (CMC), Singapore

National Youth Icon & Malaysia Book of Records Holder

Co-Author, the ‘Potential Matrix®’ book for Gen-Y High Achievers


Michael Teoh is the Founding Director & Lead Trainer of Thriving Talents, a talent development solutions company focusing on the Gen-Y & Gen-Z workforce. Since 2012, he has worked with many Fortune 500 companies across 38 countries, in the fields of Investment Banking, I.T., Manufacturing, Services, Retailing and Governments.

He is the Global Advisor for Microsoft and SAP on ‘Millennials (Gen-Y & Gen-Z) Development’ strategies and is a Special Advisor to the President of the World Youth Parliament based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Their consulting, soft skills training for youths and project works have received recognition from the United Nations, Microsoft, Intel, Allianz, CNN and was awarded the prestigious McMillan Woods ‘Talent Development’ company of the Year alongside with Hong Kong legendary superstar, Jackie Chan in Kuala Lumpur this year.

In 2013, he was recognized as Malaysia’s National Youth Icon by the Prime Minister alongside Dato’ Lee Chong Wei and Dato’ Nicole David. In 2015, he has been nominated for the globally prestigious Queen’s Young Leaders Awards in the U.K., where he aims to become the 1st Malaysian in history to be recognized as a ‘Young Leader’ among the Commonwealth realms by the Queen of England, Her Royal Highness Queen Elizabeth.

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