Advisory Services

As entrepreneurs, investors, and professionals who have been operating in Southeast Asia for more than 20 years, we know the road ahead. Let our advisory board members show you the way and gain access to their expertise, industry insights, and guidance. We help you scale, finance, and operate profitable and sustainable businesses.


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Strategic Business

We help young companies create strategies to become category leaders and maintain sustainable growth.


Learn how to build a High-Performance Leadership Culture that emphasizes collaboration, team work, and effective problem-solving.

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Learn from mentors who know the road ahead, master professional board management and take your company to the next level.


Expert financial consulting to optimize your financial strategies and achieve your business goals. Trust CMG ASIA.


Secure your legacy with confidence to ensure that your hard work will benefit future generations to come

Join our Chairman's Mentoring Group today and surround yourself with the expertise and support you need to take your company to new heights.


CMG's Business Advisory specializes in guiding companies at the inflection point, boasting $5 million or more in annual revenue, within the lifestyle realms of healthcare, beauty, fitness, entertainment, and others. Our seasoned advisors craft strategic roadmaps designed to propel your business into sustainable growth. With a laser focus on these dynamic sectors, we harness industry expertise to empower your company to thrive in today's ever-evolving business landscape.

Join our Chairman's Mentoring Group today and surround yourself with the expertise and support you need to take your company to new heights.


CMG's Executive Coaching is your pathway to fostering high-performance leadership cultures. We impart growth strategies and empower business leaders to cultivate enduring cultures of excellence. Our mission is to equip you with the tools and insights needed to build strong, resilient leaders and lasting organizational cultures that thrive in the face of evolving business challenges.

What's Included:

  • Leadership Mentoring, Chairperson's Advisory Board, Culture Development, Organizational Design, Upskilling

Join our Chairman's Mentoring Group today and surround yourself with the expertise and support you need to take your company to new heights.


Our Chairman's Mentoring Group is an advisory board composed of hand selected industry veterans, successful entrepreneurs, and seasoned executives who bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to our venture building ecosystem. As a member of our Chairman's Mentoring Group, founders have the unique opportunity to participate in an exclusive board of directors environment, where they can receive personalized coaching and guidance from the best in the industry. Our mentors & business coaches are dedicated to helping founders navigate the challenges of entrepreneurship, providing invaluable insights, and helping them unlock their full potential.

What's Included:

  • Quarterly board of director retreats to present your company and be mentored by highly qualified business leaders and experts

  • Monthly coaching sessions with a business coach

  • Exclusive Access to materials and resources to help you grow your business

Join our Chairman's Mentoring Group today and surround yourself with the expertise and support you need to take your company to new heights.


Our Financial Advisory services are designed to empower businesses in optimizing profitability and financial efficiency. Our experienced advisors collaborate closely with companies to identify opportunities for growth, streamline operations, and make data-driven decisions that enhance the bottom line. With CMG's strategic insights, your company can achieve sustainable financial success and unlock its full potential.

Optimize Profitability and financial efficiency in your organization to prepare for institutional investment.

What's Included:

  • Corporate Finance, Capital Markets, Turnaround & Restructuring, Mergers & Acquisitions (M&A)

Join our Chairman's Mentoring Group today and surround yourself with the expertise and support you need to take your company to new heights.


Our team of experts offers succession planning advisory services, tailored to ensure the seamless transition of leadership and wealth preservation for your family or organization. Our seasoned advisors work closely with you to design a comprehensive roadmap, addressing key considerations such as leadership development, wealth transfer, jurisdictional risk, and governance. With our guidance, you can navigate the complexities of succession with confidence, safeguarding your legacy for future generations.

Advisory Board

Randy Dobson

Chairman of CMG.ASIA

Randy Dobson is the Chairman of CMG.ASIA, a leading firm specializing in the lifestyle and wellness industry. He has a stoired career and has been recognized with numerous business awards and featured in multiiple prestigious publications such as Forbes. Randy is a visionary entrepreneur with over two decades of experience creating and growing successful businesses, including the largest luxury gym chain in Vietnam.

Huyen Phan

COO & Managing Partner of CMG.ASIA

With over a decade of experience, Huyen joined the company in 2009 and played a key role in its growth and success from a fitness company to a multi-disciplinary venture builder, leading the media division and managing projects and campaigns.

As Managing Partner, Huyen oversees daily operations, production, and business planning for multiple portfolio businesses and fosters a results-driven, accountable work environment. With her strong background in communication and marketing, she is a valuable mentor to the executive teams of CMG’s portfolio investments, providing critical insights for scaling a business from early stage to market leader.

Ken Atkinson OBE

Founder of Grant Thornton Vietnam

Ken Atkinson started his career in international banking, with over 45 years of emerging market experience and 40 years of Asian experience, Ken has undertaken corporate finance transactions in many emerging markets worldwide (Eastern Europe, the People’s Republic of China, and several other countries in South East Asia).

Ken has been working almost exclusively in Vietnam, Cambodia, and Lao PDR during the last 30 years and was the Founder of Grant Thornton Vietnam, a member firm of Grant Thornton International.

Gary Dugan

CEO and Founder of The Global CIO Office

Gary Dugan is the CEO and founder of The Global CIO Office, offering asset allocation and investment advice to families and boutique institutional platforms. He began his career in the City of London, rising as a portfolio manager and market strategist for prominent asset managers and investment banks, including the National Coal Board pension funds, Eagle Star, and Morgan Grenfell. Joining JPMorgan in 1993, he served as their European equity market strategist and later as MD and CIO of multi-asset portfolios.

Gary managed investments for prestigious clients and received S&P awards. He also advised the OECD, European corporate boards, and the European Parliament. His extensive experience includes roles as CIO at Barclays Wealth, Merrill Lynch, and the UAE's largest banks, FAB and Emirates NBD. In 2016, he was named Private Banker of the Year by Wealth Briefing.

David McCann

Co-founder and CEO of AOP Capital

David McCann is the CEO and a founding partner of AOP Capital Limited based in Hong Kong. His business acumen is built on decades of entrepreneurial success in venture capital, private equity, and business, with a keen focus on bringing value and generating robust returns through partnerships. His career is marked by a proven record of building thriving companies, and a diverse portfolio that encompasses mergers, acquisitions, and fundraising across the Asia-Pacific region, USA, and EU. David’s expertise also shines in scaling up businesses and executing both business and investment strategies for growth.

Vithit Vattanamara

Investment Advisor & Director at Mizuho

Vithit Vattanamara currently serves as an Investment Advisor for CMG.ASIA. additionally, he holds the position of Director for Mizuho Asia Partners PTE, where he is responsible for the Thailand market.

Before his time at Mizuho, Vithit made significant contributions during an 8-year tenure as an Investment Director at Navis Capital, a prominent Southeast Asia-focused private equity fund with assets exceeding USD 3.0 billion. During this period, he led investments and divestments, monitored portfolio companies, and held board director positions, primarily in Thailand and Vietnam.

Vithit's educational background includes a Master of Science (MSc) from the University of York in the UK and a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Thailand's Chulalongkorn University.

TK Nguyen

Co-Founder & CEO of GAM Entertainment

TK Nguyen is a seasoned professional in the entertainment and hospitality industry with over 15 years of experience. He has a proven track record in creating unique and memorable experiences as the founder of Skylight Nha Trang, a popular rooftop beach club that has become one of Vietnam's top tourist destinations.

TK has taken his passion for connecting cultures and bringing people together to new heights as the CEO of GAM Entertainment Group. In this role, TK leads the company's mission to unite and inspire the world through esports entertainment. The success of Vietnam's 8x Championship team and SEA Games Gold winner, GAM Esports, showcases TK's ability to build and grow brands that leave a lasting impact.

James Lambert

Chairman of Maison/ Founder of Hello Health Group

With a track record of co-founding several ventures in Southeast Asia and presently serving as the Chairman of Maison Group, James stands as an accomplished business leader. In his role as Executive Chairman, he adeptly manages growth strategies, legal affairs, risk mitigation, M&A, and brand extension. Noteworthy is Hello Health Group's expansive reach across 9 markets, engaging 37 million monthly users. Holding a Master's in International Relations from the University of Nottingham, complementing his regional and cross-industry expertise, James provides invaluable insights to those he guides.

Hoang Ha

Founder of Hoang Ha & Associates

Mr. Ha Vu Hoang is the founder and managing director of Hoang Ha & Associates. He is a corporate lawyer with more than 20 years of experience. His diverse legal experience has helped him to have the ability to thoroughly analyze the strategies and goals of corporations to effectively guide businesses through the complexities of governmental regulations and corporate compliance requirements, while consistently maximizing shareholder value. Mr. Ha Vu Hoang graduated from the University of Law of Ho Chi Minh City in 2001 and received his master's degree in international law from Transnational Law and Business University in Seoul, Korea in 2005. He was admitted to the Bar Association of Ho Chi Minh City and is a member of the Vietnam Bar Federation.

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