About Hans

Hans Advisory & Trust Co Ltd is a professional company licensed under Labuan Trust Companies Act 1990 and Labuan Financial Services and Securities Act 2010.

Hans’ professional team comprises of trust officers, certified public accountants and lawyers to provide full range of services in incorporating Labuan entities and advising on the relevant compliance requirements in Labuan International Business and Financial Centre (LBFC).

Hans Advisory & Trust Co Ltd is also licensed to provide Trustee (for high net worth individuals and issued Bonds) and Escrow Services. Hans is the Corporate Member of Institute Bank-Bank Malaysia (IBBM).

The company has been working closely with Labuan Financial Services Authority (LFSA) to promote Labuan IBFC to the international investors.

Core Values


10 Years of People Focused

人 means human/people in Chinese.
人 is chosen to reflect the nature of our business that is people focused.

In the past 10 years, it is the peoples includes us, our clients, the Authorities and everyone who is working with us that is bringing Hans to where we are today.

Look at the symbol, it looks like a human walking with 2 legs on the ground steadily. It reflects our status quo, Hans’ path is solid and grounded while we grow.

The left leg symbolises our past experiences that are supporting us. The right leg symbolises our moving forward in togetherness and steady steps.

Quality, Integrity and Agility are the values that we uphold for the past 10 years.

They keep us grounded and well guided.

Recent Achievements


  • Successfully applied for the first permanent ship registry under Malaysia International Ship Registry for a Singapore public listed company. Hans is actively involving in registering the foreign large vessels operating in oil and gas industry under Malaysia International Ship Registry.
  • Being appointed as the compliance panel for the projects under by Global Marine Venture Berhad (GMV). GMV is a marine venture capital investment holding company managing RM500 million fund under the Government’s Shipping Venture Fund. GMV is a subsidiary of Bank Pembangunan Malaysia Berhad.
  • Successfully established aviation and aircraft leasing companies in Labuan for the international aviation companies and private jets owners.
  • Successfully brought over the first international submarine cable project into Labuan International Business and Financial Centre.
  • Successfully applied for the setting up of First and Second Private Trust Companies in Labuan (as at June 2011).
  • Contributed more than 20% of the approved Labuan Licensed Activities (inclusive of establishment and advising on compliance related matters to Labuan Banks, Labuan Insurance Companies, Labuan Leasing Companies and Labuan Factoring Companies.)

Our Expertise


  • Incorporation of Labuan companies
  • Licenses application
  • Opening bank accounts
  • Capital raising and project financing
  • Wealth protection
  • Cross border investment and tax advisory
  • Arrangement of employment pass/special visa
  • Corporate trustee, executor, agent and custodian
  • Administration, accounting, legal and taxation
  • Provision of Virtue office
  • Migration of company to / from Labuan

CORE TEAM

Profile of Key Contacts

 

Tang Kae Sue


  • 2004 The Most Outstanding Young Certified Public Accountant Awards recipient (MICPA)
  • 2001 The Most Outstanding Youth Awards recipient (Ministry of Youth and Sport)
  • Member of Malaysia Institute of Certified Public Accountants (MICPA)
  • Member of Malaysia Institute of Accountants (MIA)
  • Graduated from Faculty of Accountancy, University Malaya
  • Previously with Pricewaterhouse Coopers, KL
  • Focus into advisory for foreign investment, cross border tax planning and offshore related matters
  • Trust Officer

Mohamad Akbal Mohd Yunos


  • Director cum Trust Officer of Hans
  • Previously serviced at Labuan Financial Service Authority (LFSA) in positions of Head of Group Internal Audit, Head of Group Policy and Regulation, Head of Registration of Companies and Head of Research and Development
  • Previously Adjunct Professor of Faculty of Economics and Management, University Putra Malaysia
  • Graduated from Master of Business Administration, Saint Louise University, USA
  • Certificate of Risk Management from National University of Singapore
  • Focus on internal audit, risk management, internal control, corporate governance, compliance etc.
  • Member of Institute of Internal Auditor Malaysia
  • Member of Asian Institute of Chartered Bankers
  • Certified Professional Risk Manager, Asian Risk Management Institute

James Griffin


  • Compliance Officer of Hans Advisory & Trust Co Ltd.
  • Previously serviced at Bank Negara Malaysia as Executive Officer of Examination Department
  • Previously serviced as Senior Executive Officer at Labuan Financial Services Authority (LFSA)
  • Graduate from Institute Technology MARA Shah Alam
  • Trust Officer
  • Focus on compliance matters relating to Anti-Money Laundering, Anti-Terrorism Financing and Proceeds of Unlawful Activities (AMALATFPUAA), Labuan Legislation and Regulations, Guidelines and Directives issued by LFSA