Allan has more than a decade of experience in compliance risk management leadership, due diligence and pre-employment screening in Asia. As CEO of Blue Umbrella, Allan is responsible for strategic development and execution, the day-to-day management of the organization, leading the executive team, and defining a...
Isabel YeungDeputy Managing Director
Deputy Managing Director
Isabel has extensive experience in building and managing operations across Asia, managing due diligence research in China, and structuring diligence products and assignments to suit client requirements.
Isabel was previously the Head of Verify Screening Solutions’ China operations, where she mana...
Michael ChengGeneral Manager,
Mike is the General Manager of Due Diligence Operations at Blue Umbrella. As one of the early employees at Blue Umbrella, Mike is one of Blue Umbrella’s growth successes, and has grown from an exemplary research analyst to one of its promising young executives.
Prior to joining Blue Umbrella, Mik...
Ramesh BhagasraIT Director
Ramesh is the IT Director of Blue Umbrella. He has extensive experience in developing and managing web based applications especially in due diligence and employee screening.
Ramesh was previously the Group Platform Manager in Verify Screening Solutions and successfully developed and managed its p...
Brad GatesSVP, Global Client Development
SVP, Global Client Development
Brad leads Blue Umbrella’s business efforts for the United States, Canada and Latin America. In this role, Brad utilizes his extensive compliance, SaaS, and B2B experience to deliver industry leading Third Party Compliance Technology and Global Due Diligence solutions for compliance with the FCPA and other anti...
Peter MardonDirector, Business Development, EMEA
Director, Business Development, EMEA
With over 30 years’ experience in supplying business and compliance information data and services to the UK and European finance and corporate markets, Peter now leads Blue Umbrella’s Sales & Operations activities in EMEA.
As a highly experienced and motivated sales professional, P...
Miguel Illanes MedinaHuman Resources Manager
Miguel Illanes Medina
Human Resources Manager
Miguel is the Human Resources Manager for Blue Umbrella, responsible for talent acquisition, employee engagement and workforce planning for the company’s global operations.
Originally from Malaga, Spain, Miguel has a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology, specializing in personality, behaviour and d...
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Allan has more than a decade of experience in compliance risk management leadership, due diligence and pre-employment screening in Asia. As CEO of Blue Umbrella, Allan is responsible for strategic development and execution, the day-to-day management of the organization, leading the executive team, and defining ...
Janet De SilvaNon-Executive Director
Janet De Silva
Jan draws on her senior executive leadership and global business experience to provide Blue Umbrella with counsel on matters of global expansion, strategic growth and senior executive engagement.
Jan De Silva is President & CEO of Toronto Region Board of Trade, a role she assumed in January 2...
Steve TaitChairman of the Board of Dir.
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Steve’s practice focuses on CEO assessment, support for HR committees and executives, and executive coaching to banks, diversified conglomerates, trading firms, telecommunications, real estate, education, health care, media and other industries.
Steve is Canadian by birth, and over the course of his caree...
Marilyn LauNon-Executive Director
Marilyn draws on her rich experience with the largest supply chain and sourcing companies in the world. Her understanding of large sourcing organizations, third party relationship management and third party risk have assisted Blue Umbrella in creating products and services which are attuned to the third party du...
Porter ErismanNon-Executive Director
Porter draws on his global business experience within the e-commerce sector to provide Blue Umbrella with counsel on matters of expansion, international marketing and strategic growth. His significant experience within B2B marketing and PR will be invaluable as the firm continue to disrupt the compliance market....
Client Success Team
Jeannie LoAmericas Account Manager
Americas Account Manager
In her role as the Americas Account Manager, Jeannie supports Business Development with demos for Status, project manages onboardings and implementations, provides training and ensures a smooth experience for incoming and existing clients. Jeannie has over 20 years of business development, client-facing and account management experience. Her expertise stems from her consultative roles with C-suite executives and direct engagement with senior business decision makers across the finance, media and technology industries.
She speaks English and conversational Cantonese, and holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of British Columbia.
Rachel ColettaEMEA Account Manager
EMEA Account Manager
Rachel serves a wide range of locations in her Account Manager position, building client relationships and providing ongoing support across the EMEA regions. She carries a wealth of client-facing expertise, working alongside clients to match their business needs with solutions that will bring their vision to fruition. Her previous experience spans years in the retail and telecommunications industries.
Amy CheungAsia Account Manager
Asia Account Manager
As the Asia Account Manager for Blue Umbrella’s Business Development Team, Amy empowers business operations and maintains a rigorous client success model by preparing tailor-made proposals and assisting with client onboardings. She has developed her expertise in client-facing roles through her previous experience of working with a wide range of industries such as barrister firms, newspapers and IT firms.
Amy holds a Master’s Degree in Hospitality Management. She speaks Cantonese, English and Mandarin.