Elebram Founding Group Managing Director Mikel Yaw Chosen as One of Asia Pacific’s Top 50 “Rising Tigers: Nation Builders”

Mikel Yaw, Founder and Group Managing Director of Elabram Group—a multi-awarded global human resources solutions group of companies established in Malaysia in 1999—was selected to be among business and lifestyle magazine Rising Tigers: Nation Builders’ Top 50 Rising Tigers in the Asia Pacific.

This latest publication will feature the best and the brightest in the Philippines and Southeast Asia who never fail to balance commitment to growth with corporate social responsibility, even during the most trying times.

“Asia Leaders Awards Presents the Top 50 Rising Tigers in the Asia Pacific to motivate us all that, in spite of the challenges, we will emerge triumphantly. These are the top leaders with the very new vision of the world now,” explained ALA Board Member Robert Laurel Yupangco, grandson of former President Jose P. Laurel and owner of 36 businesses worldwide.

Realizing Potentials

Mikel Yaw and his brother Sunny Yaw brings to Elabram 20+ years of expertise in strategizing, outsourcing, and managing HR, Axdif, and telco solutions in the ASEAN is an epitome of a true rising tiger whose vision of global employment is essential to nation-building.

“Dreaming big is essential to me because that challenges me to take action and lay down every step to reach my dream. If the right mindset and belief are in place, nothing is impossible,” Yaw shared.

“Growing up from a lower-income family helped me learn that in business, the familial values of sacrifice, teamwork, and trust work together for a winning strategy,” he revealed. 

“We can rest, but we should never quit,” Yaw advised. Indeed, aside from his companies and professional growth, he regularly engages in martial arts, especially Muay Thai, Brazilian Capoeira, and mountain climbing, among other sports.

Yaw is a graduate of the University of Bolton with an MBA and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sloan School of Management with Design Thinking, Executive Certification. 

Winning Global Trust

The Elabram Group has consistently won the trust and loyalty of both the industry and the industry’s major players, garnering strings of awards by being the Best Performance Partner of movers and shakers like Ericsson, Huawei and ZTE since 2010.

“Elabram’s vision is to realize potential, to create hopes and opportunities through job employment, by being the preferred choice for HR solutions delivered with the utmost professionalism, passion, and promise for everyone to achieve work-life success, the total satisfaction, and maximum potential,” Yaw reiterates his company’s vision.

Thus, from a home office in 1999 to a major brand in the Asia Pacific, Elabram’s services have continued to expand to include expertise spanning executive searches, expat services, HR consulting-outsourcing-restructuring, payroll services, remote worker services, and telco solutions. 

Being On Target Always

“Always, I create the greatest values and make the most of the moment because it’s all in the mind. We keep the right mindset, we start right, and everything follows,” Yaw explained.

True enough, the Elabram Systems Group, 23 years this 2022, is the umbrella organization of 26 global businesses including Elabram HR Solution, Elabram Telco, and Axdif.

Spanning sites from Malaysia to Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, to the Philippines, the Elabram Systems Group is a big name in global human resources and telecommunication consultancy, having deployed more than 83,000 people to more than 118 companies around the world. 

Know more about the Elabram Group at https://elabram.com/.

Recognizing the Leaders of Tomorrow

This milestone, another brainchild of the Asia Leaders Awards (ALA) Committee, will be held on March 22, 2022, at the Grand Hyatt Manila at the Bonifacio Global City in Taguig.

Asia Leaders Awards is only the recognition giving body whose awards committee is composed of respected leaders from different chambers, organizations, and embassies like the Embassy of Singapore, the Embassy of Poland, and the Korean Council among others. 

ALA’s main objective is to promote the Philippines as a premier business hub and destination in Asia.


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