Our Industry Expertise

Thinking beyond human resources.

Experience and vision set Transcendent apart. Our consultants have intimate knowledge of their industries and have cultivated contacts and resources that can play a key part in discovering ideal talent for your organization. Transcendent’s in-depth understanding across a broad spectrum of specialisation gives us an edge that, when paired with our consultants’ unparalleled enthusiasm and tireless devotion, will help take your business beyond the next level.

Our Team

JATINDER SINGH

JATINDER SINGH

As Transcendent’s Managing Director of Business Service, Jatinder personally oversees recruitment for Automotive, Banking and Financial Services.

Jatinder started Transcendent in 2010, following 12 years working in the automotive industry and another 16 years within financial services.

Working all over the world with leading automotive and financial service companies, Jatinder has gained a particularly deep understanding for both industries and the distinctive requirements for each function. Because of this, he has served on the boards of many companies and continues to advise several on strategy and operations. In addition, he has built a wide network of contacts in these and other relevant fields, and so is able to source precisely qualified talent for specific positions.

FION KARIS WOON

FION KARIS WOON

Fion is a leading recruiter for Transcendent, with domain expertise focused on the hospitality and tourism sectors.

Fion began her recruitment career with Kelly Services Singapore in 2007, moved to RecruitPlus Consulting in 2009, and has been with Transcendent since its start in 2010.

Compiling an impressive track record of successful talent placement, Fion has worked closely with world-renowned hotels and resorts, high-end service apartments, leading cruises, as well as luxury retail malls. While her accomplishments are the result of her being an outstanding and effective recruiter, Fion also has extensive industry experience. She started her professional career as a Guest Relations Officer (GRO) for the Valley Wing at Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts. In this role, she attended regularly to high-profile guests: top executives, heads of state and the occasional royalty. In fact, it was her management of China’s Vice-Premier Madam Wu Yi’s visit to Singapore that garnered favourable feedback from Madam Wu herself and led to Fion being requested specially to attend the vice-premier during her return visit in 2007. Fion’s high standards and devotion to her work have won her the Excellent Service Award by Spring Singapore twice – Gold in 2006 and Star in 2007.

PETER PHANG

PETER PHANG

At Transcendent, Peter spearheads searches for technical and commercial functions across multiple fields: mechanical, electrical and electronics engineering, maritime, manufacturing, heavy machinery, IT and environmental.

Peter has an impressive 10 years of experience as a recruiter. Before joining Transcendent Business Services, he was a recruitment consultant with Kelly Services Singapore, where he handled permanent, temporary and contract staffing.

After earning his Bachelor of Arts degree, with honors, in E-Commerce and Marketing from Sheffield Hallam University, Peter spent time getting hands-on experience in the environmental and precious metal refining industries. As a recruiter, he has worked successfully throughout Southeast Asia, and has an outstanding track record placing mid-to high-value candidates in both Southeast Asia and the Middle East.

ARJAE VRYAN VITUG

ARJAE VRYAN VITUG

Arjae handles recruitment for junior to management levels throughout the engineering sector, and has worked on assignments based in both Southeast Asia and the UK.

With a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology, eight years of experience as an internal recruiter, as well as experience working for a consultancy firm, Ariae prides himself as a customer service-oriented consultant. He has a remarkable track record building strong working relationships with his clients and candidates. He has extensive knowledge of segments that span the fields of mechanical and electrical engineering, construction, facilities, manufacturing and automotive.

 

MAHESVARAN JOSEPH

MAHESVARAN JOSEPH

Mahesvaran Joseph is a graduate from Temasek Polytechnic in Business, majoring in Human Resource and is currently pursuing a Bachelor Degree in Human Resource Management and Management.

Prior to joining Transcendent he has worked in the real estate industry and had the opportunity to work with an array of industry professionals and experts.

After attaining his Certificate of Intermediaries he is now a Consulting Specialist that specializes in the recruitment of retail, real estate, IT and handles a variety of accounts in other industries as well such as: Hospitality and Facilities management.

TIMOTHY YAM

TIMOTHY YAM

Timothy is a highly driven individual who dedicates his time at honing his skills in the recruitment industry.

Being in the industry for a half a decade, he specializes in contract & permanent recruitment in the engineering, manufacturing, chemical, pharmaceutical and heavy machinery industries.

Experienced in end-to-end recruitment of junior to mid-level hires, he has an excellent track record in successfully placing a wide array of positions in these industries.

Timothy is passionate, versatile, resourceful and well-connected. During his free time, he enjoys playing soccer, café-hopping and spending time with his loved ones.