Mr Marcus Lim is a Peacemaker.
Formally trained in mediation skills at the NUS Faculty Of Law Mediation Workshop under Associate Professor Joel Lee Tye Beng, Marcus has been involved in teaching, coaching and training mediation and negotiation since 2007.
He is currently the Executive Director of SIMI, which is Singapore’s first professional accreditation standards body for mediation. His responsibilities include co-ordinating & running outreach workshops in mediation with SIMI’s partners both within Singapore as well as around the world.
Marcus is also a Consultant with CM Partners, a global leader in negotiation, communication, strategic relationship management, and leadership development whose methods were first conceived at the Harvard Negotiation Project.
While practicing as a lawyer with Rajah & Tann LLP, Marcus conducted trainings for management and staff of both local and multi-national companies on Singapore’s personal data protection laws, ranging from half to full day sessions, with audiences of up to 500 people.
Marcus continues to contribute to his alma-mater, the NUS Faculty of Law through his role as a Co-ordinator (2017) and Part-Time Lecturer for the Negotiation and Mediation modules for NUS Law students. An accomplished champion of Alternative Dispute Resolution competitions during his time as an NUS Student, he is invited regularly to help coach and train future student competitors.
Marcus’ combined training experience runs the gamut from front-line staff to senior management of large financial institutions, real estate companies, multi-national retail chains, technology support and consulting firms, higher education institutes and employment agencies and institutes.