Richard Mak, the Director of Alpha-Plus Training Consultants, is an award-winning entrepreneur and was nominated for the Spirit of Enterprise Awards.
Alpha-Plus Training Consultants was awarded the Professional Enterprise Awards by the Asian Management Association (AMA) and the Association of International Management, United Kingdom (AIMUK).
With more than 20 years of experience in research, consulting and teaching in Creative Thinking, Richard has developed a suite of Innovation Training Toolkits, to significantly add value to participants of his firm’s workshops.
He designed and delivered training programmes in Creative Thinking and Innovation to multi-national corporations, Singapore-listed companies, the public sector and educational institutions.
He has held senior management positions involving him in the mapping of corporate strategies and shaping of strategic business policies. He was involved in corporate advisory services in several multi-million dollar joint-ventures and strategic alliances. He was consulted in business start-ups, franchising, business valuations, business developments and the set-up of internal control systems for SMEs.
Richard holds an MBA in Creative Problem-Solving. He taught the Creativity & Innovation Module in the Open University MBA programme and the Creative Thinking Module as an Adjunct Lecturer with the Singapore Management University.
He invented Zeros-To-Heros®, the world’s first Board Game in entrepreneurship. This game was nominated for the MENSA Select Award.