Get to know the Management Team whose experience will guide the way.

North Consulting Group has brought together a team of industry veterans to shape and lead our business. As a team, we bring the necessary consulting and business operations experience to help our clients evolve their business.

Tomoko Shimojo Board Member

Tomoko is a board member of North Consulting Group, and project manager of Future Architect, Inc.

Prior to NCG, Tomoko spent 10 years with Future Architect, Inc., her most recent role being that of Project Manager. She specializes in helping her clients develop IT investment plans and long term system blueprints, leveraging her knowledge of business process and customer system implementation. Leading design teams of 50 resources, she has successfully developed blueprints for large enterprises in Japan in the retail and manufacturing industries.

Tomoko graduated with a Masters of Public Administration from Cornell University, USA.

Francis Lee CEO

Francis is a founding partner of North Consulting Group. With 12 years of experience in sales and setup of new markets, he is responsible for driving the vision of the group.

Prior to founding NCG with strategic investor Future Architect, Inc. of Japan – Francis spent the last 9 years as sales leader at SAP, holding various senior management positions in the Southeast Asia organization, including the head of SME and channel sales. In these positions he has served large Asian conglomerates, customers in process & discrete industries, oil & gas, and utilities throughout Asia. As head for SAP’s Emerging Markets business he spearheaded the establishment and growth of SAP in key growing economies across the region.

Formerly a practicing lawyer, then consultant with PricewaterhouseCoopers Malaysia’s financial advisory arm, Francis has enjoyed a career spanning multiple disciplines and business focus.

John Rustrick Partner & COO

John is a founding partner of North Consulting Group. With 17 years of management consulting and systems integration experience, he is responsible for Group operations and business strategy across the region.

Having spent most of his career with Accenture, John led and delivered on multi-million, game changing solutions for key clients in the Communications Industry. Most recently, he was involved in spearheading the growth of the Electronics & High Tech industry, leading regional sales and delivery on a diamond client. His project leadership and systems integration career spans the globe, having worked on projects in Europe, USA and most of Asia. John also spent three years at Unisys Singapore where he was recruited to build their regional offering in Communications.

John graduated with a Bachelor of Science, first class honours, from the University of Lancaster, UK. He is married with one child.

Anderson Ding Partner & CTO

Anderson is a partner of North Consulting Group. With 15 years of experience in the Information Technology sector, he is responsible for identifying emerging technologies and their application to the business environment.

Prior to joining NCG, Anderson was Head of Solution Advisors and member of the local management team at SAP Malaysia Sdn Bhd. During his 10 years with SAP, Anderson combined his business acumen and experience in enterprise scale business solutions to lead a team in transforming the client's business utilizing the latest applications from SAP. His involvement in most of the major SAP deals has been a contributing factor to SAP Malaysia’s success. His career started with stints at Delirium Cyber Touch and Automatic Identification Technology.

Anderson graduated from Campbell University, Buies Creek, USA with a Bachelor of Computer Science. He is married with 3 children.