Eric Yam is a Malaysian that has been based in the Philippines since 2009. An advocate of emergency preparedness, he developed solutions to help save lives, and founded LifeKit in 2014, which has become the current leading emergency kit brand in the Philippines.
In 2017, Eric founded the Malaysia Chamber of Commerce and Industries Philippines, a non-profit organization and is its current Vice President and Chair for Trade working closely with the Malaysian Embassy’s Trade Division based in Manila.
A practitioner of positive thinking and being a mentor to several millennials who are now making waves in various industries, Eric joined Healthy Mind Solutions as the Country Head for the Philippines dedicated to help save minds as well as saving lives because in today’s “New Normal” mental wellness is becoming an unseen emergency that are affecting lives too.
Prior to graduating from the prestigious Penang Free School (High School), he was offered a full Government Scholarship to (UPM) University Putra Malaysia and simultaneously extended his studies personally with the Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK) and was an Associate Member of MIM (Malaysian Institute of Management).