About Thum Cheng Cheong

LLB (Hons.) (NUS)

Mr. Thum graduated with a law degree from NUS with second-class honours. He was called to the bar and is a member of the Singapore Academy of Law.

Mr. Thum has practiced law in various law firms. In that capacity, he advised clients and has attended court cases on behalf of his clients. He was also an in-house legal counsel with local and foreign banks where his responsibilities include legal documentation, credit administration and providing legal advice. He is an ACTA certified trainer and a licensed ThinkBuzan instructor.

Mr. Thum currently teaches Business Law for SIM GE diploma in management studies and Contract Law and Business Skills and Management for SIM University School of Business. He has been engaged as a consultant to SIM GE to redesign the Business Law module and also to conduct Study Skills workshop. He also plays the roles of module leader and writer of course materials, such as subject guides and teaching guides. Other than academic teaching, Mr. Thum is an active trainer in the area of mind mapping and visual thinking for corporations and learning institutions. He has conducted Mind Mapping and Visual Thinking workshops for executives, managers, Head of departments, educators and lecturers in Singapore and overseas. He trains and advises, not for mere academic interest, but for professional and personal development.