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.
Eddie has been working in the field of accounting for more than 25 years in the commercial sector. He also serves as an assistant treasurer of a local church in Kuala Lumpur.
Chee Teng is an accountant based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He has more than 30 years of working experience, which includes serving as CFO of a public listed company. He now assists in the financial management of AsiaCMS.
AsiaCMS Berhad is a company limited by guarantee in Malaysia. Its board of directors comprise Rev. Pax Tan, Andrew Khoo and Francis K. Tsui. They manage the legal and regulatory requirements to comply with Malaysian laws.
We have a group of trustees to preserve, protect and promote the values, vision and principles of AsiaCMS. They have wide skills and missions experience, and provide guidance and governance for AsiaCMS to fulfil its mission and purpose. They are led by Rev. Vinod Victor as Chair.
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