The members of the Management Team include:

  • Mr. John Lee Chin Weng, Chief Executive Officer
  • Mr. Kendrick Tan Cheng Kang, Chief Operating Officer
  • Mr. David Tan, Local Sales and Marketing (Deputy Director)
  • Ms. Jelen Almero Mendoza, Chief Financial Officer
  • Ms. Citra Darmawan, Senior Manager Academic Services
John Lee

Mr. John Lee Chin Weng

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. John Lee joined the company as Chief Executive Officer on 14 February 2018. Prior to TMC Academy, he founded TEG International College in 1991 and transformed it from a simple Language School into a regional education organisation. Mr John Lee has vast experience in the education industry since 1978, especially in the area of transnational education. Through his extensive networks, he has set up collaborations with several established institutions in Myanmar, Vietnam and China.

Mr Kendrick

Mr. Kendrick Tan Cheng Kang

Chief Operating Officer

Mr. Kendrick joined TMC as COO in June 2021.  Prior to joining, Kendrick has served in various capacities in institutions such as MDIS, JCU Singapore, PSB Academy and Informatics Education.  Has accumulated over 20 years of working experience in the PEI industry.   Kendrick graduated with an BEng and MBA from Nanyang Technological University. He also holds tertiary qualifications in Information Technology.  


Mr. David Tan

Local Sales and Marketing (Deputy Director)

Mr David Tan has been in the education and recruitment industry for more than 25 years. Throughout his extensive experience specialising in education and recruitment sector, he has successfully helped many of the PEI Schools expanded into the South East Asia Market 


Ms. Jelen Almero Mendoza

Chief Financial Officer

Ms. Jelen, an experienced accountant in education industry, joined TMC in March 2018 as a Group Accountant. She had been a Group accountant of a 4-year Edutrust Certified PEI for 7 years before joining TMC.  She graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Accountancy from Central Philippine University in the  Philippines.


Ms. Citra Darmawan

Senior Manager Academic Services

Ms. Citra obtained her Bachelor of Arts from National University of Singapore.
Since she joined TMC Academy in 2011, she has involved in various operation within Registrar Office division, ranging from Student Services, Course Planning, Examination and Quality Assurance. Throughout her many years of service in TMC, she went through a number of audit and gained valuable knowledge and experience. She is well versed in Company’s internal processes as well as external regulatory bodies’ compliance.