Rhymin and Partners is a locally based company specializing in Coaching & Consultancy and IT Advisory Services. Founded by the former COO of TelBru Sairul Rhymin C.A. Mohamed. The company formed in December 2013 and became fully operationalized on 18th April 2014.
CEO & FOUNDER OF RHYMIN & PARTNERS
Rhymin brings with him a wealth of experience of over 23 years in Telecommunications, IT and E-Government from various local companies and government ministries. He is very fluent in Technical Aspects, Business Management as well as Finance.
Before creating Rhymin and Partners, Sairul Rhymin was the Chief Operations Officer at Telekom Brunei Berhad. He initiated the first phase of strategic transformational changes within TelBru in 2011/2012 introducing radical changes tuned to local sensitivities. He was also instrumental in spearheading and implementing FTTH in Brunei. Additionally, Rhymin led the team that formulated, launched and implemented the E-Government Strategic Plan in 2009 and facilitated Ministries to embark on their own E-Government Flagship projects.
Being an expert in Telecommunications, Rhymin has also implemented numerous projects including a nationwide cellular network, a nationwide fibre optic and microwave radio transmission system, a nationwide E-Government fibre optic connectivity, IT applications, walkie-talkie and trunked radio systems in the country.
During his tenure at TelBru, he was also a board member of NIAT and ComQuest. NIAT is the only Bruneian satellite services provider in Brunei and has ongoing commitments with Total and Brunei Shell Petroleum to provide communications via satellite. ComQuest is the first private international-quality contact centre in the country. ComQuest was recently awarded the contract to provide contact centre services for all Government Departments in Brunei Darussalam.
Lead Trainer of Rhymin and Partners
Stuart Lee is the leading trainer in Rhymin & Partners. Currently, he is the only locally based certified trainer for David Allen’s Getting Things Done program and additionally an HRDF-certified trainer. He began his career as a lecturer at 23 where he taught public speaking courses and conducted various communications and motivational workshops. He held several corporate communications positions in different industries. After spending ten years in the corporate industry he decided to pursue his passion to be a trainer. Since Stuart has joined Rhymin & Partners, he has already conducted more than a dozen training sessions for several government ministries as well as private companies.
Stuart is very active with Toastmasters International and is currently the President of the Brunei Advanced Speakers’ Club. He has competed and won several regional public speaking competitions organized by Toastmasters International, with the distinction of being the first member representing Brunei Darussalam to win the prestigious District Champion accolade. Stuart’s philosophy has always been that everyone deserves equal opportunities to reach their full potential.