Rev Dr Chan NamChen is the Executive Director of AsiaCMS. He holds a PhD in Intercultural Studies from Fuller Theological Seminary, focusing on Missions and Leadership in Cross-cultural situations. He has been in full-time ministry for over thirty years as a cross-cultural church planter, trainer and pastor. Dr. Chan has a passion to see churches planted; pastors, leaders and churches rising to their God-given commission; and a heart for raising leaders in mission.
Rev Dr Peter Nguyen is an ordained minister who is experienced in mission, pastoring and church planting. He has a PhD in Mission Theology and has served the church in the areas of mission theology, contextual theology, contextualization, East Asian religions, and East Asian Christianity. He currently works with AsiaCMS to advocate a catalytic missiological training for the Church in the context of Asia, whilst also collaborating missional services among churches in the Southeast Asia region.
Stephen manages the Co-Mission Partner’s program for AsiaCMS and heads its ministry in South Asia. He has an MA in International Relations, a post-Graduate Diploma in Human Rights and International Humanitarian and Refugee Law, a BA (Hons.) in History and is currently completing his M.Div. He has worked extensively in the area of peace and reconciliation and has a breadth of mission experience, including development. Stephen is based in India.
Suzane has over 19 years of experience in the publishing and media industry, both as a writer and editor. She holds a BSc in Communications and is currently pursuing her Masters in Theology. Prior to joining AsiaCMS, she was a freelance writer/editor and still contributes to several Christian publications.
Marina is the operations manager based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. She oversees the day to day management for the coordinating office.Marina has significant operations experience in business and was the mission director for her church, prior to joining AsiaCMS.
Chee Teng is an accountant based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has more than 30 years of working experience in a few business organizations and is now assisting in the financial management of AsiaCMS.
AsiaCMS has its own board of trustees to give direction and governance. The board has a wide variety of skills and missions experience, led by Francis Tsui as Chairman of the Board.
Rev. Vinod is an ordained minister in the Church of South India. He has long been involved in social outreach and mission work in India and further afield. His church is actively involved in social ministry and runs several homes for children.
Our Co-Mission Partners are spearheading initiatives in building national capacity and providing leadership in critical spheres of mission. These include building theological and leadership capacity, reaching least-reached people groups, church planting, engagement with the rural and urban poor through community development, education and ministry thrusts in arenas of child protection, peace and reconciliation, and drug rehabilitation.
We aspire to extend our presence to walk alongside national churches and indigenous movements in furthering God’s mission. We seek to establish strong regional hubs in South Asia, South-East Asia, East Asia, China and Central Asia to facilitate God’s mission in these countries