Executive Team


Nigel Hazell

Group CEO & Chairman

Nigel Hazell has enjoyed a diverse career spanning financial services, education and technology development.

A Fellow of the Institute of Actuaries, Nigel spent the first 20 years of his career in financial services, working in the UK, Taiwan, Hong Kong and Thailand, and over that time has sat on the board of seven life insurance and pensions companies.

His initial focus for the NRH Group was in the field of education - developing education businesses within China. Following the successful growth and divestment of these, Nigel focussed the Group on mobile technology, and thereafter on a range of pioneering and diverse business lines.

Nigel is also the Chairman of a major pensions trustee company operating in Hong Kong, and the major shareholder of Phu Quoc Holdings, a real estate developer focussing on Vietnam's largest island.

Huan Huang

Chief Information Officer

Prior to co-founding D&H, Huan spent several years at various hedge funds and banks in the City of London as a quantitative analyst. Huan attained his BA in Economics from the Finance Institute at China's University of International Business and Economics, and his Masters from the University of Oxford.

Bao Nguyen

CEO, NRH Nguyen and Group CIO

Bao is an experienced IT professional, with 18 years working across all facets of the software industry, including development, consulting, training and deployment of enterprise systems.

A co-founder and the CEO of NRH Nguyen Technologies, Bao has built the business into a specialist development house for major enterprise mobile technology solutions.

Prior to establishing NRH Nguyen, Bao spent 5 years as the General Manager of Formos, a US-owned software company.

Through his diverse experience, Bao has developed considerable expertise in development of SaaS and enterprise-mobility solutions, including cloud-based distributed systems, in addition to mobile technologies.

Kiran Patel

Director, NRH China

Kiran relocated to China from the UK in 2004 where he was engaged in projects for one of the world's leading aviation companies. Upon leaving this role, he quickly became integrated into the team at the NRH Group and his main responsibility as a Director and GM of the Mainland China subsidiary has primarily been developing new business development opportunities in the region for our diverse business portfolio.

He is an in-demand consultant for a number of MNCs in China and is proficient in Chinese Mandarin.

Ngan Ho

Group Legal Counsel

A member of the Bar Association of Ho Chi Minh City, and fully licensed to practice law in Vietnam, Ngan has substantial experience working as a legal advisor in the fields of foreign investment, joint ventures, M&A, banking, restructuring, employment, trade and distribution. Prior to joining the Group, Ngan worked as an associate of VCI Legal (a full-service law firm), and passed a three-month internship at the Economic Court of Ho Chi Minh City.

Joanne Nguyen

Head of Finance

Prior to joining NRH Group, Joanne worked for KPMG as an external auditor and for N├ęstle in Vietnam, as an internal auditor. Joanne is member of the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accounts).

Sang Hoang

H.R. and Admin Manager

Sang has 10 years of working experience in both local and multi-national companies within Vietnam. She joined NRH in Vietnam in 2012, and has been instrumental in building the business there.