Advisory Council

President of OXCEL International
Datu Professor John Kersey
JK piano room 3HonLLD, DD, DèsL, PhD, EdD, MBA, FDipOXCEL, FEAU
Professor Kersey has a background in education, serving as Chancellor of European-American University. He holds an MBA and PhD from the Universidad Empresarial de Costa Rica (Business University of Costa Rica) as well as a management certificate from INSEAD. He has taught business at several colleges and universities, and has enjoyed a close working relationship with the OXCEL certification programme since 2007. He is an Honorary Datu awarded by the Sultan of Baloi, Philippines.

President/Chief Executive of OXCEL Asia-Pacific
Dato’ Professor Azahari Othman
FDipOXCEL (UK), FEAU, DBA (USA), MBA (EU), BSc (USA)
othmanDato’ Prof. Azahari Othman is among the distinguished corporate trainers and a celebrity speaker in the corporate training industry in Malaysia. He is a founder and a Master Coach of 8ELQ, and a Chief Consultant of Barefoot Consultancy, Training & Advisory. Dato’ Prof. Azahari Othman is a much sought-after motivational speaker by many well established corporations and government agencies, and has often appeared on television and radio in Malaysia. Dato’ Prof. Azahari Othman has been appointed President of OXCEL Asia-Pacific by OXCEL UK under the new management. He works as a partner of OXCEL UK in organising all activities in the Asia-Pacific region, particularly in Malaysia. He has also been appointed as Pro-Vice Chancellor of European-American University. In July 2020, Dato’ Prof. Azahari Othman was honoured and awarded among highly accredited personalities in the 3rd Edition of Encyclopaedia Book BritishPedia of ‘Successful People In Malaysia’ by The British Publishing House, United Kingdom. 

President, OXCEL Malaysia

Dr Maria Rufina
DBA, BSc, FDipOXCEL

Vice-President, Professional Leadership Certifications, OXCEL Asia-Pacific

Dr John W.F. Chan
FDipOXCEL (UK), DBA, MBA (USA), BBA (USA) DipEd (UK)

Vice-President, Professional Leadership Certifications, OXCEL Vietnam
Dr Nick Le (Le Tan Can)
PhD, MBA, FDipOXCEL

Vice-President, Professional Leadership Certifications, OXCEL Indonesia (Northern Sumatra)
Saptari Wibowo
BA, FDipOXCEL

Advisor & Academic R&D

Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohamed Nizam Isa
FDipOXCEL (UK), PhD (UK), MSc (USA), Dip (Msia)

Speaker & Master Coach

Dr Michel Gagne
G.PhD (Russia), CDBA Oxford (UK), D.ADM (Canada), DSA (Canada), MSc (Canada), BSc (Canada)