Sue Lim Soh Buay


Sue Lim is a human resources consultant and trainer with more than 20 years of hands-on experience working with renowned MNCs such as Monsanto, Becton Dickinson, The Body Shop and Watson’s Personal Care Store. Sue holds a degree in Economics from the University of Lancaster, UK. In addition, she possesses a Master of Business Administration from the University of Nottingham, UK. She has completed her Doctorate of Business Administration recently.

She was selected to attend leadership training conducted by World Heath Organization while working with Becton Dickinson and won an Employee of the Year award during her tenure with The Body Shop.

In the entire span of her corporate career, Sue always had to cover the whole spectrum of human resources functions and took the most pride in her “people development” achievements. She had groomed many staff who subsequently assumed senior positions inside and outside of the organizations. Her other strengths are human resource function start-up and managing geographically dispersed employees.

Sue has trained (in-house and public seminar) and consulted extensively in HR related areas such as recruitment/selection, performance management and human resources development. Her areas of specialisation in human resources development are training need assessment and also conducting Train the Trainer course.

She has conducted management development programmes for organizations in Singapore, Vietnam and Malaysia. The Organizations she trained for include NAZA Groups, IFCA MSC Bhd., TFP Solutions Bhd., University Tenaga (UNITEN), Perfect Food (Julie’s), NAIM Group (Kuching), Astro, Baiduri Bank (Brunei), Delloyd, Dell, Shell, British American Tobacco, Genting Groups, Royal Selangor, Wah Seong Groups, TM Net-Celcom, Hospital Fatimah (Ipoh), Ministry of Health (National Pharmaceutical Control Bureau), KLSE, Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance, Sony, Bosch, Shell, NEC, Infineon Technologies (formerly Siemens), Core Laboratories, Honda, Freescale (formerly Motorola), Sharp Roxy, Popular Bookshop, Watson’s, Sunway Resort Hotel, Kuantan Flour Mills Bhd, Malaysian Sheet Glass, Freight Management, Multimedia University, Top Glove, Crowne Plaza, NGOs and many others.

Sue is also a facilitator of HRM Module of an American MBA programme in Malaysia, Vietnam and Philippines.