About VF Franchise Consulting
About VF Franchise Consulting
We are a uniquely experienced franchise and management consultancy with extensive franchise operations and development experience throughout Asia. 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 development and operations, strategic business planning, financial advisory, general business development, corporate 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 Asia.
With offices in Vietnam, Singapore, and Thailand, we are positioned to assist our clients enter the fastest-growing emerging region in the world, ASEAN 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).
Sean T. Ngo | CEO
Sean T. Ngo is a Vietnamese-American who has lived and is an American citizen of the USA for over 40 years. He has worked extensively in the USA and Asia, and has over 20 years of professional experience at large multi-national companies as well as having started his own businesses in recent years. Sean’s core competencies include franchise sales and marketing, franchise development and 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 | 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.
Ms. Hoang Kim Phuong | Director, Vietnam
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.
Sethaphong Phadungpisuth | Director, Thailand
Seth’s professional experience covers many areas of corporate finance and consulting, franchising, and he has developed particular expertise in the areas of financial modeling and analysis, special asset management, business valuation, corporate debt restructuring and non-performing loans, credit analysis, and financial controls and strategic planning. He has extensive experience in international business and finance and previously worked at State Street Bank (USA), Bangkok Bank, Glow Energy PCL, and RSM Advisory.