Yi Ming Teo

  • LocationUnited Kingdom



  • Digital Media
  • Marketing PR
  • Branding
  • Copywriting
  • Creative
  • Email Marketing
  • Market Research
  • Marketing Strategy
  • Problem Solving
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Communications
  • Office
  • Photoshop
  • Powerpoint
  • Word

Work history


Research Analyst

Sandbox CO

Oct 2014
  • • Performing research and analysis of potential investment companies’ industries, markets and competitors, including presenting strategic ideas for implementation to the CEO and partners. • Lead strategist for ongoing development of a digital marketing strategy plan, overseeing content development and social media management of our investee company, Family Education Network, including measuring performance. • Managing all communications on behalf of the company including internal, external, PR, maintaining company website and developing content for social media platforms. • Managing relationships with all suppliers/support services on behalf of the company. • Planning events including external sponsorship, internal off-sites, external speaking opportunities and investee networking events. • Executes processes and procedures for best practices on behalf of the company.


Research Assistant

Newlake Development Sdn Malaysia

May 2013 - Jul 2013
  • • Conducted extensive research for a business proposal regarding development of a health farm in rural Malaysia, including market competitors, market positioning and value proposition.


Sales & Marketing Agent

Evolution Marketing, New Zealand

Nov 2012 - Nov 2012
  • • Generating contact leads for insurance companies through persuasion and sales techniques. • Achievements include almost breaking company record of 12 leads generated on the first day on the job with 11 leads.


Mathematics Tutor

Eye Level Learning, Malaysia

Nov 2011 - Feb 2012
  • • Prepared required materials for classes of different skills and age groups, conducting classes according to a provided curriculum. • Managed and collated students’ personal details, attendance, academic progress while serving as a liaison point for the centre’s administration and parents.


Administrative Assistant

Newlake Development Sdn Malaysia

Jun 2009 - Jan 2010
  • • Processed and filed official and legal documents; organized meetings for managers and performed other administrative duties.



M.sc. in Business Innovation and Creative Entrepreneurship

London Metropolitan University

Jun 2015 - Jun 2015
  • • Relevant Courses: Creativity & Innovation: Concepts and Practice; Creating and Managing Resources for Value; Advances in Strategy; Evidence-Based Management; Creative Enterpreneurship; Managing Innovation


M.A in Linguistics

University of York

Aug 2013 - Aug 2014
  • • Relevant Courses: Language Variation and Change, Syntax, Semantics, Phonetics and Phonology, Topics in Language Variation and Change, Bilingualism • Thesis: “The Differences Between Written and Spoken Code-Switching in Malaysia”


B.A in English and Music

University of Auckland

Jan 2010 - Nov 2012