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Michael H Davies

Mike, a British citizen, is an international management and human resource consultant, with over 35 years experience in industry and consulting.  In industry, he was for many years, a senior HR Manager with one of the world's largest and most well known banks, working in London, Hong Kong and here in Malaysia.  He first entered the world of client consulting nearly 14 years ago, and has consulted to clients both locally and throughout much of ASEAN.  Michael has been resident in Malaysia for 18 years.  Mike, who has an affiliate marketing website, here, also runs a blog which you may find interesting and can find it here.

His extensive experience covers:

*    Strategic, business driven, HR Planning

*    HR Information Management Systems

*    Internet Based HR Systems 

*    Organisation Development

*    Performance Management

*    Remuneration Management

*    Multiple Assessment

*    Design of Assessment/Development centres

*    Recruitment and Selection

*    Job Evaluation

*    Competency Design

*    Training Needs Analysis

*    Teamwork Development

*    Training Centre Management

*    Outplacement

*    Internet and Affiliate Marketing

*    Direct and Database Marketing 

Michael has consulted across a wide range of industries, including:

-    Commercial Banking  

-    Merchant / Investment  Banking 

-    Property Construction                                          

-    Property Development

-    Rubber Manufacturing                                          

-    Timber, Rubber and Palm Oil 

-    Electricity Power Generation                               

-    Computer Component Manufacturing

-    Fast Food                                                               

-    State Government

Some recent consulting assignments have included:

  • Designing a new performance management system for a major property development and construction company

  • Similar for Sarawak's largest property and timber group

  • A major outplacement programme for a global hard disk drive manufacturer

  • Strategic planning combined with top team teamworking for a large, public listed, property construction company

  • Training needs analysis and development of a five year training master plan for a State Economic Development Corporation

  • Designing and introducing a performance appraisal system for a large rubber manufacturing company, the subsidiary of a major UK plc.  He was subsequently an assessor for the plc on their world-wide internal development assessment centre.

  • Teamwork development activities for a major financial services group

  • Similar for a company which builds plants for power generation

  • A market research survey for an overseas mint

  • Representing one of the UK's leading HR software developers

  • Designed and ran a teamwork development and strategy workshop for a fast food chain

  • Introduced our system of executive development assessment to a rubber, timber and palm oil producer

  • Introduced our version of the Hay system of job evaluation to a local bank

  • Re-designed this local bank's remuneration package to fit into the newly evaluated structure

  • Designed and carried out a Management Trainee Assessment Centre for the local bank

  • Assessed, designed and defined a set of generic core competencies for Malaysian companies

  • Wrote a strategic business plan (for Malaysia) for a UK based HR software company

  • Wrote a strategic business plan (for Malaysia) for the Hong Kong Regional HQ of a US based consultancy.

  • Wrote two books on Performance Management, one for the Managerial Level and the other for Clerical and Operator Level Employees

  • Database marketing assignments at the strategic, tactical and operational level and Internet and Affiliate Marketing 


  Our Core Services

Executive Search and Recruitment Remuneration Management
Training and Development HR Audits
Outsourcing Outplacement
Industrial Relations Assessment and Profiling
Performance Management Corporate Partnering
Organisation Development Corporate Investigations

Contact Us
Skillnet Resources (M) Sdn Bhd(Company Number: 446012-K)
Suite 210, 2nd Floor, Block B, Kelana Square, 17, Jalan SS7/26,
Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, Malaysia
By Telephone +603-7886 9327  
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