Winston Chan (PMC-IPM, CFE)
Group Managing Partner
“Seeing our clients grow and thrive over the years is the best reward. All the hard work is worth it.”
Listed as one of the world’s top IP Strategists, Winston has been actively involved in franchising, technology transfer, strategic planning,
branding, innovation and IP management-related projects for more than 15 years. Based in Singapore, he has also handled projects successfully in other key Asian cities.
Before joining FT Consulting, Winston was asset manager with one of Asia’s largest real estate management companies. He had also previously held a management position at the Intellectual Property Office of Singapore (IPOS).
Winston was one of the first consultants certified under Singapore’s practising management consultants scheme and its IP management specialist track. He was the first Singaporean to have successfully completed the KIPO-WIPO-KAIST-KIPA advanced international certificate course in IP rights in Seoul.
More recently, Winston graduated as the top student from the Singapore Management University’s MSc in innovation. He now lectures part time as an associate at the Singapore Management University and the Singapore University of Social Sciences in the areas of strategic internationalisation, as well as IP and innovation management.