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Established in 2017, Raffles Training Inc, strives to be the No 1 trusted gaming training center in South East Asia specializing in developing and enhancing the skills for the workforce who wish to develop their full potential in the highly competitive but lucrative iGaming industry.
We are able to achieve this by working closely with the industry experts such as POGO operators (Philippines Offshore Gaming Operators) who has the comprehensive proven skill sets and commitment to succeed in the highest level.
We offer courses that are intensively researched and reviewed by our stakeholders to ensure the best training is made available to the everyone. The in house training ensures that the courses are tailored to suit your organizational or individual needs and requirements.
To empower Asians to be on par with Expat expertise and wages in the online gaming industry.
We strive to be the premier online gaming education, training and language skills provider.
Gary Lee Seaton
Mr Gary Lee Seaton, a businessman with over 20 years of experience in the construction industry, property development and facility management industry.
In 2003, he started his involvement in the construction and property development industry with Iskandar Waterfront Holdings, Malaysia.
Before embarking on his personal ventures, he managed an asset portfolio of an estimated value of USD 150 million.
He started investing on a personal capacity in 2017 in the Philippines gaming industry. With his dynamism and vision coupled with hard work saw the valuation of his companies here grow exponentially.
Mr Charles Hwang, holds a double major in Marketing and Management with Cum Laude, Honours.
Started his career in Retail Management with one of the Fortune 500 companies, Walgreens.
Charles embarked into the Gaming sphere in 2006, beginning his journey in online sportsbook with one of the biggest Asian operator. He has also done P2P card games, B2C startup and B2B business development.
Currently, Charles is the CEO of The Gaming Platform (TGP) Asia and 138.com. His experience in the Gaming atmosphere covers overseeing licensee relationship management, operation, product management and marketing.
Ms Rona N Manjares, is currently pursuing her Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology (Adamson University Manila). She is also a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology (Arellano University Manila) and holds a teaching certificate from the same university.
After living in Taiwan for many years and learned the language, she started out as a private tutor to the language and same time pursuing her certification in teaching after returning to the Philippines. She began teaching full time at Aguinaldo International School (AIS) and part time during her free time at the Centro Escolar Las Pinas (CELP).
Her soon to be published book will allow Filipinos to learn the language easier and faster. With her contributions, she hopes all Filipinos and those in the POGO industry to have better lives and future.
Operations & Partner Relations
Digital and Marketing
Ramon Garcia, Jr
Mr Calvin Lim, holds an Executive MBA from the National University of Singapore with a diploma in Computing and Information Technology from the Asia Pacific Institute of Information Technology in Malaysia.
He has over fifteen years of management experience overseeing operations in the software development and gaming industry.
He was the co-founder and served as the Chief Operating Officer of Nogle Limited, a venture studio for early-stage technology start-ups headquartered in Hong Kong, with its main office in Taiwan.
Currently, he is the President and CEO at DFNN Inc., a public listed company on the main board of the Philippine Stock Exchange and serves on the board of directors as well. He also presently serves as a director in South Forbes Community College currently holding Directorships in several companies in the Philippines, Malaysia and Taiwan.
Mr PS Fann has over 30 years of experience in the service industry specializing on pre-start setting up to the daily operations of the business.
In 2019, he relocated to Philippines to be involved in the Philippines gaming industry. With his skills, he has brought about a fresh injection of design and concept for the land-based e-casinos.
Demonstrating both entrepreneurial and intrapreneurial spirit, he has an innate ability to quickly identify and actualize valuable ideas, employing strategies that maximize organizational capabilities, operations and service offerings.
Ms Joanne Seaton is an accomplished business leader with 20 years of diversified experience in various industries including Banking, IT, Education, Fitness & Entertainment.
She is currently the Co-founder of Angstrohm companies in the healthcare, consulting and food manufacturing industries. Over the past 6 years, she has expanded and grown in the area of marketing, in particular digital and consulting, with an impressive list of happy clients.
Joanne holds a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science.
Board of Advisors
Mr Ramon Garcia is a visionary and has always been ahead of the curve with respect to seeing the potential in certain industries before his peers. He is also a big contributor to the education sector and is a shareholder of schools such as South Forbes City College (SFCC). Ramon has great visions, both for the company and personally, that he is striving to achieve.
For his work, he is looking to build a company that exists beyond the abilities of one individual – to build a team that will help continue to grow the company and have a genuine concern and passion to see the company succeed.
Currently, Ramon is the Executive Chairman of DFNN, Inc., a publicly listed I.T. company with ground-breaking presence in the gaming industry. DFNN controls and has investments in a number of subsidiaries, either wholly-owned or under its majority control. The subsidiaries are focused in gaming, technology solutions, and BPO related industries.
Director of Cuyapo Rural Bank, Inc. since January 2013,
Chairman of Diversified Special Economic Zone since 2000,
President of Hatchasia, Inc. since 2002,
Director of Philippine Mineral and Alloys Corporation since 1993
Director of Essence Asia Philippines since October 2010.
President of Diversified Securities, Inc., from years 1994 to 2000.
Governor of the PSE from years 1995 to 1997.
Director of the Philippine Association of Brokers and Dealers, Inc. (PASBADI) from years 1996 to 1998.