May Fountain is an established company specializing in Global Corporate Services. Our deep know-hows combined with AI-powered technologies provide a Global Corporate Service Platform that enables clients to do business worldwide more effectively.
We have solid track record in dealing with a full range of corporate matters to support our worldwide clients and partners in a variety of jurisdictions, operating across industry sectors. In every case, we understand each of our clients' needs and expectations, enough to continuously deliver coherent solutions that are tailor made, comprehensive and directly applicable.
Key Milestones of Our Group's Establishment
+May Fountain was originally founded by the Co-Founders in Viet Nam, with head office located in Ho Chi Minh city central business district, and global business network.
+Foundation and key practice areas began to be established with a privilege of serving international clients.
+Promptly reached international standards while reinforcing strong footprint in key sectors of the Viet Nam market, laying the solid foundation for corporate sustainable development.
+Surpassed over $1 billion in executed advisory deals in 2020.
+Appointed Hang Le as May Fountain's new Managing Director.
+Established the Industrial & Infrastructure special practice group.
+Established full-functions corporate service products for worldwide clients, and further expanded our international operations to regional Asian countries and select countries in Europe and America.
+Continue to expand and scale globally, using hi-tech AI technologies combined with deep professional know-hows, to acquire more clients globally, including many of the most reputable companies in their industries.
+Actively expand our stronghold Legal, Business and Technology know-hows by the activities of SCP CODING and MFT Coaching which form the Executive Academy of the May Fountain group of companies.
+Co-Founder & Chairman Michael Nhat taking lead of the Industrial, Technology & Infrastructure special practice group.
Co-Founder, Managing Director
Hang Le is a Professional Corporate Advisor, Business Management and Marketing Expert. Hang is a Co-Founder of May Fountain group of companies since our original inception in 2010 and since 2018 as our Group Managing Director.
Hang is responsible for all operational management, nurturing May Fountain group of companies' culture, enhancing our relationships with key stakeholders both local and international, while co-leading May Fountain's professional services to clients.
With over 19 years of first-hand experience in Founding Businesses and Leading Teams spanning 14 years in Legal, Finance & HR together with 8 years in MNC Marketing and 8 years in International Business Development, Hang currently leads May Fountain's outstanding Corporate Service & Compliance Support operations, taking care of all key aspects of 'back office' administration to enable global clients to do business worldwide.
Before May Fountain, Hang was with PepsiCo Viet Nam, and contributed substantially to the successful marketing and launch campaigns of Pepsi, 7Up, Aquafina, Sting and Twister in the Viet Nam market. Hang had also managed the entire marketing operations of an F&B chain of 30 outlets across Viet Nam.
Hang holds a B.A. (Honours) in Economics, Foreign Trade University of Viet Nam.
MICHAEL TRAN LONG NHAT, Barrister-at-Law (UK)
Group Founder, Chairman & CEO
Head of Industrial, Technology & Infrastructure special practice group
Michael Nhat is a Lawyer, Tech CEO and Entrepreneur with deep understandings of the corporate, legal and financial systems of the world's major economies. With over 19 years of first-hand experience in Founding Businesses and Leading Teams spanning 15 years in Legal, 14 years in Construction together with 6 years in Technology domain, Michael has successfully built and managed several flagship businesses in the Legal & Compliance, Business & Investments Services, Construction and Software Engineering industries.
By 2023, Michael has lead teams of experts in his group of companies to handle over $1billion value of executed transactions and assets under management, leveraging deep know-hows combined with fresh energies of the digital age and worldwide network.
As entrepreneur, in 2010 Michael co-founded SGPT Group, since 2016 re-branded as May Fountain LLC, which is a full-service tech-driven Advisory Firm specializing in International Corporate Services, Compliance & Business Management covering key domain expertise such as legal & compliance management, entity management & company secretarial, tax & audit, recruitment & payroll services to worldwide clients and partners, many of whom are leading start-ups or long established companies, whether in the World Economic Forum, Fortune 500, Big Four, Legal 500 and IFLR 1000, or winners of many other prestigious international awards.
From the foundation of May Fountain, in the late 2010s Michael went on to establish NHA Ventures LLC which is a dedicated investment fund focusing on the global development trend in key business sectors. One of NHA Ventures LLC major subsidiaries is American Code Lab JSC which operates in the Technology Sector, with job-driven executive training and coaching activities created to help solve a specific, existing and continuing worldwide problem: 'lack of business-qualified software engineering professionals at all levels across industry sectors, in the times of global mega trend digital transformation'. Since worldwide debut in 2022, as of January 2024, American Code Lab is at post Series A development, with specialist offerings having benefited over 2,000 trainees internationally. Powered by Artificial Intelligence and May Fountain's leading business domain expertise, American Code Lab is strategically positioned to enable tech teams to have better business competency in the new digital economy; and for business teams to have the requisite tech capability to implement their companies' digital transformation.
As senior executive officer, Michael previously served on special assignment as Head of Executive Chairman Office, Chief Legal Counsel and Director of Business Development at Cofico Construction JSC, being one of the most reputable construction groups in Viet Nam established since 1975 having built numerous landmark projects across the country, applying modern technologies like Building Information Modeling (BIM); with design & build general contractor capabilities ranging from residential to commercial and industrial, hospitality and infrastructure segments for a diversified portfolio of major international investors and developers.
Also on special assignment earlier, Michael served as CEO for Viet Nam & Southeast Asia of DevBlock Technologies Inc. USA, a full-service software development agency headquartered in Seattle, serving a wide range of clients from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies.
Michael graduated from: Harvard Kennedy School, Executive Program on Trade Policy; City Law School London, Post-graduate Diploma in Professional Legal Skills; University of London, LLB; American Society of Civil Engineers, Training on Design & Build Contracts; International Federation of Consulting Engineers, Training on FIDIC Contracts.
Michael is a Barrister-at-Law of England & Wales, member of the Honorable Society of the Middle Temple (London, UK). Michael is also an active member of UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam.
Michael Chin is currently Vice Chairman of InterOpera group headquartered in Singapore. Michael Chin is a seasoned investment bank and asset management professional with more than 3 decades of experience.
Michael Chin was Vice Chairman and Partner of Lumen Capital Investors, a leading wealth management and asset management platform in Singapore with over $700 mil in AUM.
Prior to joining Lumen Capital Investors in Dec 2018, Michael spent 22 years in various locations and functions in UBS AG. Michael ran UBS Asset Management Singapore as CEO and Head of UBS Asset Management South East Asia from 2015 to 2018. He also chaired UBS Asset Management Hong Kong/Singapore Management & Risk Committee and was a member of UBS AM APAC Management Committee and UBS Group Singapore Management Committee.
Prior to moving to Singapore in 2015, Michael was CEO of UBS Hana Asset Management, the joint venture with Hana Financial Group in Korea with AUM of over $20 billion.
Prior to this appointment in 2010, based in Hong Kong, Michael was responsible for managing UBS Investment Bank's Asian cash equity distribution business as Global Head of Asian Equity Sales and was a member of Global Cash Equity Management Committee.
Before this role which began in 2006, he was the Branch Manager and Head of Equities in Taiwan, having transferred in 2005 from his position as the Branch Manager and Head of Equities in Korea for UBS Investment Bank which started in 2002.
Before joining UBS in 1997, Michael held a number of positions at Lehman Brothers, Schroders and Credit Suisse First Boston in New York, Seoul and Hong Kong in the field of investment banking and equity sales & trading. Michael graduated with a BA degree in International Relations from University of Virginia, USA.
Michael is currently a non-executive member of Board of Directors for Kakao Bank, the leading digital bank in Korea, as well as a Board of Directors member for SEO-Vietnam, a non-profit organization to help Vietnamese students to learn and experience global corporate training.
In addition, he is Advisor to LK Asset Management in Korea as well as Sunbo Angel Partners in Singapore.
YEO SOON KEONG
Soon Keong graduated from the University of Nottingham in 1989 and was admitted to the Bar of England and Wales a year later in 1990 as a member of Grays Inn.
He was subsequently admitted to the rolls of Advocates and Solicitors in Singapore. Soon Keong holds a Masters Degree in International Business in addition to his LL.B, and lectures in the areas of Investment and Commercial Law at the SIM University and RMIT University.
Soon Keong’s is a Director of the law firm of Quahe Woo & Palmer LLC, a Singapore law firm. His main area of practice is in private client work which includes representing families in their commercial and corporate interest, real estate investments and succession planning.
His involvement spans across various jurisdictions and includes assisting client in the mergers, acquisition, divestment and governance.
Soon Keong sits on the advisory Board of May Fountain.