"It has long been my vision of developing quality natural healthcare products and sharing these with people around the world."

SFI Chairman and Founder
Mr Eng Liang Tan

SFI Board of Directors

Eng Liang Tan

SFI Executive Chairman / President Commissioner of SOHO Global Health

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Under Eng Liang Tan’s guidance, Soho Global Heath has grown from being a family company into one of the largest pharmaceutical companies in Southeast Asia.

Eng Liang Tan graduated from University of Bochum, Germany with a major in Nuclear Physics, and from the Business Management School in University of Bradford, United Kingdom. His long career includes experience with ICI Pharmaceutical Division (now Astra Zeneca), Warner Lambert Inc. (now Pfizer Inc.) and Beecham (now GSK).

Robert Hendriks

SFI Group CEO

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Robert has successfully managed local and global sales and marketing functions and led a number of international organisations for Organon and Genzyme. In his career that spans over 20 years he developed experience in the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical devices and natural medicines industries.

Robert graduated as medical doctor from the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands and holds an MBA from the Erasmus University, Netherlands. He is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors

 

 

 

 

SFI Senior Executive Team

Robert Hendriks

SFI Group CEO

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Robert has successfully managed local and global sales and marketing functions and led a number of international organisations for Organon and Genzyme. In his career that spans over 20 years he developed experience in the pharmaceutical, biotech, medical devices and natural medicines industries.

Robert graduated as medical doctor from the University of Amsterdam, Netherlands and holds an MBA from the Erasmus University, Netherlands. He is also a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors

 

 

 

 

Arvinder Grover

Group Head Human Resources

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With over 15 years’ experience both locally and internationally, Arvinder oversees SFI’s People Management Strategy; focused on developing the talent and leadership needed to foster innovation and drive sustainable growth. A key area of focus for Arvinder is harnessing SFI’s capabilities and knowledge globally, while ensuring strong local teams to successfully deliver the business strategy and facilitating cultural change.

Arvinder holds a degree in HR Management and a PG Diploma in Business Management.

Antonio Carvalho

General Manager EMEA

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António has over 20 years’ experience in international management, strategy and business development, with strong marketing, sales and finance skills in global pharmaceuticals and fast-moving-consumer goods companies. His background also includes leading major market expansion and transformation projects in mature and emerging markets while developing high-performance cross-functional teams, in complex and competitive market environments.

He is passionate about people, entrepreneurship, disruptive innovation, nature and sports.

He is a Harvard Business School alumnus, USA (GMP’14) and a Cardiff Business School graduated, UK (MBA’94).

Gian Luca Ligas

Group Head of Medical & Marketing

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Gian Luca has an extensive marketing, commercial and scientific experience both locally and globally, managing Brands across different therapeutical areas in the Healthcare sector.
Prior to joining SFI in 2014, Gian Luca was working for Abbott where he held different Brand, Marketing and Commercial effectiveness management positions.

Gian Luca has graduated from the University of Turin and holds a Master’s Degree in Pharmaceutical Chemistry. Additionally he holds an MBA and several certificates in Marketing & Management from different International Business Schools (e.g. IESE in Barcelona, MCE in Bruxelles, Bocconi in Milan).

Gilbert D. Cheong Foo

SFI Group CFO

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Divya Ramakrishnan

General Manager Americas

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Divya is a seasoned business leader and marketing executive with 15+ years of experience. She specializes in turn arounds & accelerating business growth by building focused teams that deeply understand and uniquely connect with the customer. Her successful track record spans multiple industries including consumer health care & nutrition, consumer packaged goods and B2B sci-tech, across profit and not for profit sectors.

Divya holds a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering from India and an MBA from the Fisher College of Business, The Ohio State University. 

Michael Lyon

General Manager Asia Pacific

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Michael’s business leadership and experience comes from an extensive multinational career in Life Sciences and related healthcare industries.

Successfully fulfilling senior responsibilities in organisation development and sales and marketing roles with companies such as GSK and Becton Dickinson (BD), he has a passion for building elite business teams driven by high performance in strategy and execution in fulfilment of noble cause.

Michael is a graduate from the University of Technology Sydney , has completed two executive development programs with the Harvard Business School and recently completed a Diploma with the Institute of Applied Psychology, Sydney

He is a past member of the International Young Presidents Organisation (YPO) and a founding board member of the YPO WPO Greater Sydney Chapter.