Raymond joined Edelman in 2010, bringing more than 17 years of experience in journalism and communications. In this time, he has grown Edelman to be the largest PR firm in Malaysia with over 30 staff, providing counsel to MRT Corp, Felda Global Ventures IPO, Pemandu, Pavilion KL, BP Castrol, ESPN, Emery Oleochemicals, Unilever, Sarawak Energy and many more. Ray has recently moved to lead the Edelman Indonesia team as CEO.
Raymond has solid experience in reputation and risk management, investor relations, public affairs and media strategy. He has previously worked with listed corporate entities and global consumer brands, among them Shell, AXA Affin, Coca Cola, Guinness Anchor and Tag Heuer.
Prior to joining Edelman, Raymond was General Manager of a multinational PR firm for over three years, growing the team to build competencies across corporate, consumer, technology and sports marketing public relations.
Before moving into agency life, he was Head of Corporate Communications at OSK Investment Bank and Managing Editor of a regional trade publication house.
He holds an LLB from the University of London and a Professional Diploma in Public Relations from the Institute of Public Relations Malaysia.