The Talent Magnet: How to Build a Thriving Workforce and Attract the Best

Organisations are often challenged to attract and retain their best workers, and in this fast-evolving climate, a sound talent management plan will be more critical than ever to a company’s success.

Talent management is a crucial function in every business. Forward-thinking organisations that take an adaptive approach and continue investing in their most important resource – talent – during these times, will be the ones that can remain agile to changing market conditions, and emerge stronger.

How can companies bring in the right talent through their door, engage and motivate their workforce, so that they stay for the long haul and do their best work? What does it take to cultivate a workplace culture focused on learning and development to capture opportunities in growing areas of the economy? 

Join Frank Koo, LinkedIn’s Head of Asia, Talent and Learning Solutions, HRD Corp’s CEO Datuk Shahul Dawood, Deloitte Malaysia’s CEO Yee Wing Peng and edotco Groups’s Chief People Officer, Ramon Chelva as they discuss and share insights on talent trends, and how leaders in the region and Malaysia can build a thriving workforce to meet their business goals. Entry to this panel discussion is free. 

Session Theme: The Talent Magnet: How to Build a Thriving Workforce and Attract the Right Talent

Date: 21 February 2023 (Tuesday)

Time: 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Venue: The Majestic Hotel, Kuala Lumpur

Format: Hybrid

  • Physical event at the Majestic Hotel
  • Live streaming to The Star Media digital channels


  • Frank Koo, Head of Asia, Talent and Learning Solutions, LinkedIn
  • Datuk Shahul Dawood, Chief Executive Officer, HRD Corp
  • Yee Wing Peng, Chief Executive Officer, Deloitte Malaysia
  • Ramon Chelva, Chief People Officer, edotco Group

Who should attend: 

  • Professionals in Human Resources, Talent Management, Learning and Development as well as other C-Level executives 

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  • This event is a hybrid event, and will take place at at Majestic Hotel, KL as well as The Star & Star Biz LinkedIn and FB page.
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Chief Executive Officer
Yee Wing Peng is Deloitte Malaysia Chief Executive Officer. He is a member of the Deloitte Southeast Asia (SEA) Executive Committee. In addition, he leads the Chinese Services Group for Deloitte SEA. Wing Peng has over 29 years of experience in professional services providing the local and multinational companies with a comprehensive range of audit, tax, investment and business advisory services.
Head of Talent & Learning Solutions Asia
Frank Koo is currently the Asia Head of Talent & Learning Solutions at LinkedIn. Frank’s team supports companies in talent acquisition, development and retention through the LinkedIn platform and solutions.
Chief Executive Officer, Human Resource Development Corporation
Datuk Shahul Dawood has more than 25 years of experience across numerous industries. Under his leadership, HRD Corp also introduced a number of new stakeholder-friendly policies that are geared towards strengthening the organisation’s speed, agility and transparency.
Chief People Officer, Edotco
Ramon was appointed the Chief People Officer of EDOTCO Group in July 2019 and has extensive international exposure having worked across 13 countries in Asia Pacific.