Meet Our Leaders

Board of Directors

Nguyen Quang Thuan, FCCA

Chairman of the Board and CEO

Mr. Thuan is a co-founder of StoxPlus. He has been devoting his life to the creation of innovative financial data and analytics platforms and services for Vietnam market since 2009. Previously, he worked as a manager at Assurance Services and then Transaction Services of PwC (Sydney and Vietnam) from 1998-2008 and an the as investment analyst at Vietnam Holding Asset Management with AUM of US$125mn from 2007-2008. He is a specialist in the fields of financial advisory services, financial due diligence, corporate valuation and investment management.

Mr. Thuan holds a Master of Finance degree from University of the New South Wales (Australia) and is a UK Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA).

Nguyen Huu Hieu, MBA

Executive Vice Chairman and Board Member

Mr. Hieu is a co-founder of StoxPlus. Previously, he was a specialist in the fields of project development, performance improvement, corporate governance, risk management and information system in Vietnam and England. Previously, Hieu was a senior adviser at the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom (DFID) in Vietnam. He advised the government and large Vietnamese corporations on governance, process improvement and financial system implementation. Prior to DFID, he was a manager in PwC Management Consulting.

Mr. Hieu holds an MBA degree from National Economics University (Vietnam).

Yoichi Noor Iwamoto

Board Member (Non-executive)

Mr. Yoichi Noor Iwamoto is a Board member of StoxPlus representing Nikkei Inc. as a shareholder and strategic partner of StoxPlus. Mr. Iwamoto currently serves as the Managing Director for the NIKKEI CHINA (HONG KONG) LTD., which is responsible for implementing NIKKEI’s global branding strategy and exploring new business partner and network in Asia. Before current position, he has covered South East Asian politics, economy, business and city news as a journalist since 1999.

During his career focusing on South East Asia, he had served Bureau Chief of Jakarta (2002-2005) and Bureau Chief of Hanoi (2008-2011).

 

 

Chiharu Kawai

Board Member (Non-executive)

Mr. Kawai is a non-executive director of StoxPlus represented from QUICK Corp from Japan. He has over 20 years of experience in financial information business. He is currently General Manager of Global Business Department at QUICK Corp. Previously, Mr. Kawai was a Chief Representative of QUICK Hong Kong and Shanghai Office, in charge of customer support in Hong Kong, developing and managing relationship with strategic partners.

Mr. Kawai holds a Bachelor degree from Chuo University of Law in Japan.

Bolat Duisenov

Board Member (Non-executive)

Mr. Bolat is currently CEO of Kusto Group Vietnam. He is a highly experienced investment professional with over a decade of investment practice in Vietnam. He initiated and is manasing a total Asset Under Management of approximately US$300 million in Vietnam including significant exposures in the industry champions of Vietnam such as CotecCons (Construction), Gemadept (Logistics), Mobivi (Consumer Finance) and Concung (Baby & Mum shop Chain). Mr. Bolat speaks English, Russian, Kazakh and is proficient in Vietnamese. Prior to moving to Vietnam, he held leadership positions in the investment advisory, banking, real estate development in Kazakhstan, Ukraine and Russia.

He received his LLM degree from the Kazakh National Law Academy in 2002.

Mac Quang Huy, MBA, FCCA

Board Member (Non-executive)

Mr. Huy is a finance specialist with over 21 years of work experience, including five years with a top-notch global investment bank, and nine years with KPMG Vietnam / UK. He has excellent business crafting experience, successfully turning a small Vietnamese securities company into a Top Tier firm after five years. Prior to that, he co-managed one of the Top 5 Vietnamese securities companies, successfully leading it through the turbulent market conditions after two years.

Additionally, Mr. Huy is author to the best seller “Cẩm nang Ngân hàng Đầu tư”. He holds a MBA degree from Herriot Watt University (UK). He was Chairman of Vietnam Member Committee for ACCA.

Management Team

Nguyen Quang Thuan, FCCA

Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Thuan is a co-founder of StoxPlus. He has been devoting his life to creation of innovative financial data and analytics platforms and services for Vietnam market since 2009. Previously, he worked as a manager at Assurance Services and then Transaction Services of PwC (Sydney and Vietnam) from 1998-2008 and then as an investment analyst at Vietnam Holding Asset Management with AUM of US$125mn from 2007-2008. He is a specialist in the fields of financial advisory services, financial due diligence, corporate valuation and investment management.

Mr. Thuan holds a Master of Finance degree from University of the New South Wales (Australia) and is a UK Fellow Chartered Certified Accountant (FCCA).

Nguyen Huu Hieu, MBA

Deputy CEO

Mr. Hieu is a co-founder of StoxPlus. Previously, he was a specialist in the fields of project development, performance improvement, corporate governance, risk management and information system in Vietnam and England. Previously, Hieu was a senior adviser at the Department for International Development of the United Kingdom (DFID) in Vietnam. He advised the government and large Vietnamese corporations on governance, process improvement and financial system implementation. Prior to DFID, he was a manager in PwC Management Consulting.

Mr. Hieu holds an MBA degree from National Economics University (Vietnam).

Truong Minh Trang

Managing Director
Financial Information Unit (FIINFORM)

Ms. Trang oversights our Financial Information Unit which is branded as FIINFORM since 2009. She also takes lead in R&D for innovative financial platforms and products serving customers in the financial sector. Previously, Trang was the Data Manager at StoxPlus supervising our team of data analysts in building and enriching the financial database. She is a role model for internally developed management at StoxPlus.

Ms. Trang holds a Bachelor degree from Vietnam University of Commerce.

Nguyen Quynh Lan

Managing Director
Business Information Unit (BIINFORM)

Ms. Lan takes leadership in our Business Information Services which is branded as BIINFORM which covers company reports, standard industry reports and market entry services. Before joining StoxPlus in 2014, she worked as the lead analyst at the management consulting firm New Markets Advisors in Boston (USA), which specializes in innovation and new market strategy. At New Markets, Lan was involved in projects covering various industries such as healthcare, medical device and retail banking. She also has experiences as an industry analyst at the news intelligence firm News Patterns, Inc. in New Hampshire, USA.

Ms. Lan graduated Magna Cum Laude (With Very High Honors) from Saint Anselm College (USA) with major in Mathematics and Financial Economics.

Do Hoang Tung

Chief Technology Officer


Mr. Tung is an IT specialist with more than 12 years of experiences in software development and outsourcing in various technology platforms and languages. Before joining StoxPlus, he held a number of managerial positions such as Director of the Outsourcing Software Development Center at EKGIS JSC, project manager at CMC Software and senior project manager at Metrixa Technology (Australia) and Niteco (Sweden).

Mr. Tung holds a Bachelor of Science in Computing from University of Greenwich (UK).