Facilitator Profile

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Jim Choo Teng Seng

Founder of Edney Learn 
Project Management Professional & Cognitive Performance Researcher

About Jim Choo

Jim Choo is the founder and Managing Director of Edney Learn. The company holds the vision of enabling quality online education by promoting the application and proliferation of digital learning technologies for Malaysians students.

Prior to starting Edney Learn, Jim was a R&D Project Manager in Automotive & Energy Solution Group of Keysight Technologies. He joined Agilent Technologies in 2002 as a business analyst. During his following 15 years of service in Agilent and Keysight Technologies, Jim held various program management and consulting roles in organizational change, customer advocacy, information technology and business process improvement projects. He was a designated internal trainer on Project Management and Project Finance. He was instrumental in starting, growing and leading the Project Management Community of Practice in Agilent/Keysight constituting more than 100 project managers.
Jim is passionate in social entrepreneurship, particularly in the areas related to human potential development via education endeavors. He is currently working on a few  online community learning projects and actively conducting online learning effectiveness research in higher education. The primary area of his studies is on the contributions of self-regulation and metacognition in knowledge and skill acquisition among adult learners. Jim advocates global education delivered in local context. Learning is a critical life skill that everyone should continue to learn how to learn better. 

Jim Choo received a Bachelor of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering from University Sains Malaysia, and holds a MSc degree in Management of Technology from Graduate Business School of National University of Singapore. He holds a Master’s Certificate in Project Management from George Washington University and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP). He is also a PSMB Certified Trainer.