About the Ascend Marche Team

Trina Teo

Founder & Chief People Architect

  • Author, Serial Entrepreneur, Chief People Architect, HR Consultant, Executive Coach, Career Coach, and mother of one. Trina Teo has been empowering CEOs & COOs in the business of building people capability so that satisfied clients and profitability will follow.
  • Grounded in Human Resources and a Global Remuneration Professional, Trina blends her years in Human Resources, to position you as the most valuable player in the marketplace offline or online through her Talent R.A.D.A.R Framework to put you In Control Of Your Talent Retention, Talent Acquisition, and Talent Development, in order to Accelerate Your Results
  • Award-winning HR professional recognized for displaying exemplary behaviors which contributed to the success of HR organization
  • Receive above and beyond awards for restructuring various businesses
  • Certified Marshall Goldsmith and Instant Miracle Healing Coach with certification in Points Of You Coaching and Enneagram for Business
  • Trina has more than 25 years of HR experience in various corporations and Technology Start-Ups and has held various regional HR positions including Salesforce, and Circles.Life, American Express International & American Express Travel, KPMG IT Consulting. 
  • Trina participated in various organization restructuring. She founded TalentMarche International and is now expanding its service offerings to include online workshops and coaching.
  • A much sought-after speaker and trainer in the areas of leadership and human resource management, she regularly coaches and mentors professionals in a career transition.
  • Ms. Teo holds a Master in Business Administration from Murdoch University

Professional Credentials

Licenses & Certifications

Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching logo
Train-the-Coach Certification

Marshall Goldsmith Stakeholder Centered Coaching

Issued Nov 2013 
The Enneagram in Business logo
Coaching With The Enneagram Certificate

The Enneagram in Business

Issued Jul 2012 · No Expiration Date
Ministry of Manpower logo
Certificate of Employment Intermediaries (CEI)

Ministry of Manpower

Issued Apr 2011 · No Expiration Date
WorldatWork logo
Global Remuneration Professional (GRP)


Professional Experience

Ascend Marché Pte. Ltd. logo
Founder & Chief People Architect

KeyReply logo
Head of People & Culture (Start-Up 6 months Senior Interim Management)

Nalco Water, An Ecolab Company logo
Regional HR Manager

Nalco Pacific · Full-time

Aug 2007 – Sep 2008 · 1 yr 2 mos
American Express logo
Manager, HR – Travel Related Services
American Express International Inc.

Address: 1 Scotts Road, #23-10 Shaw Cente Singapore

Phone: (+65) 968-52943 | Email:   trina@ascendmarche.com

Business Registration: UEN 200713174W

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