About VF Franchise Consulting
About VF Franchise Consulting
We are a uniquely experienced franchise consultancy (brokerage) with extensive franchise sales and operations experience throughout Southeast (South East) and Asia Pacific. Our senior management team has over seven decades of international experience in the USA, Asia, and Australia. We specialize in franchise sales and marketing, franchise brokering and operations, strategic business planning, general business development, franchise operations, training, commercial real estate, and project management.
VF Franchise Consulting also offers assistance in establishing Distribution partnerships, Joint Venture (JV) partnerships and Direct Investments for international organizations that wish to enter Southeast (South East) and Asia Pacific.
With offices in Vietnam, Singapore, and Thailand, we are positioned to assist our clients enter the fastest-growing emerging region in the world, Southeast (South East) Asia or the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN). ASEAN is a market consisting of over 650 million people and includes the following countries: Vietnam, Singapore, Thailand, Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Myanmar, Brunei, Cambodia and Laos, and represents 8.8% of the world’s population. In 2015, the organisation’s combined nominal GDP had grown to more than USD 2.6 trillion. If ASEAN were a single entity, it would rank as the 7th largest economy in the world, behind the US, China, Japan, Germany, France and the United Kingdom (UK).
Over the years, we have also built capabilities to now cover most of Asia Pacific, including Hong Kong, Taiwan, South Korea, and Japan.
Sean T. Ngo, MBA | CEO
Sean T. Ngo is an American citizen for over 40 years. He has worked extensively in the USA and Asia, and has over 25 years of professional experience at Fortune 500 companies as well as having started his own businesses. Sean’s core competencies in franchising include franchise sales and marketing, franchise broker, franchise operations, strategic planning, negotiations, entrepreneurship, business development, finance, project management, and general management. Sean is also frequent speaker at many international franchising events and forums hosted by industry and government throughout Asia.
Khoo Teck Kim, MBA | Company Director
Teck Kim is an experienced CEO with expertise and a successful track record in the food-service, franchise and retail industries. In a career that spans over 30 years of industry experience, he has done business in the USA, Europe, Russia, Australia and many Asian countries. Teck Kim have worked with global companies like Burger King, KFC, The Body Shop, Delifrance, Young and Rubicam, and managed these brands across the various regions.
Ms. Hoang Kim Phuong, BA | Company Director
Ms. Hoàng Kim Phượng is Vietnamese and has over 15 years of professional industry experience. Her core competencies include business development, sales and marketing, negotiations, business communication, and office management. She is experienced and successful in working with Vietnamese and foreign senior level executives and decision makers throughout Vietnam. Ms. Phượng has worked for many foreign companies, including Allianz Insurance, Piaggio Motor International Company, and Superstar Global Logistics Company. She is a proud graduate of Hanoi Foreign Trade University, considered by many to be the top university in Vietnam.