Candice Moore

Originally from Edinburgh, Candice is an experienced actress, coach, director and voiceover artist. With a BA (Hons) Communication Studies from Queen Margaret College, she trained in drama at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and holds the LAMDA Teachers’ Certificate in Communication with distinction. She studied directing at RADA and her recent Hong Kong acting credits include The Overcoat (Theatre du Pif), Godspell (Lindsey McAlister Productions), Misery (Wordybird Theatre Company), The Sneeze (HK Microfest) and Orphans (HK Players.)

Candice has worked in corporate role play for many years and is an accomplished acting and voice coach.

Howard Paley

A professional actor, director and drama coach Howard is also the Managing Director of a Hong Kong based export and management services firm. Having lived in Japan, Sweden, Israel, United States and Hong Kong, he is fluent in English, Hebrew, Swedish and Japanese. Film and TV credits include Johnny English II, Spicy Mac Project and LA Forensics: and theatre credits, Death of a Salesman, Art, The Sneeze, Oleanna, Glenngarry Glen Ross, The Shadow Box.

With his unique blend of drama and commercial experience, Howard has worked throughout Asia as a corporate role player and for clients including Colliers, Jardine, GlaxoSmithKline, Pepsico, HSBC, Deutsche Bank and Professional Associations.

Jack Law

Jack is a trilingual Chinese actor and presenter with nine years experience of corporate role-play. He has worked on training projects for investment banks, audit and law firms in Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai. He is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese and English and regularly hosts a TV talk show in Mandarin (HLCTV).

His corporate training work includes diversity, leadership, feedback and communication skills workshops. He is also accomplished in role-play, real-play, forum theatre, improvisation and feedback. Role-play clients include Goldman Sachs, HSBC, UBS, Mercer, Herbert Smith, KPMG and many others.

Jason Tobin

Jason is an actor, writer, director and producer with 20 years of experience in the film industry in Los Angeles, London and Hong Kong. In the UK, he performed in Martha Fiennes’ Chromophobia and a recurring role on the BBC drama Patrick’s Planet. In HK he appeared in House of Fury, and in Rob–B-Hood with Jackie Chan and in national campaigns for SCB and the Hong Kong Jockey Club. His directorial debut, Be Water my Friend is based on his screenplay. In 2013, Jason won the best actor award for his performance in the controversial film, CHINK, at the Los Angeles Asian Pacific Film Festival.
Jason created “Acting Is Believing” a school which brings acting teachers to Hong Kong from The USA. Jason has trained and coached in diversity programmes, leadership, public-speaking, performance management, sales and customer service, interview, feedback and one-on-one coaching workshops. Clients include Steps Drama, DLA Piper, Coca-Cola, Universal Studios, Paramount Pictures. Prudential Insurance, Pizza Hut, HSBC, Standard Chartered Bank and Morgan Stanley.

Michael Pizzuto

Trained in theatre at Northern Michigan University with top honours. Recent theatre roles include The Laramie Project, The Odd Couple, The Pillowman, The Shape of Things, and The Empress of China with the Hong Kong Repertory Theatre. He has performed in several Asian and European countries since moving from the United States. His voice work can be heard in over 30 cartoon shows and regularly on channels such as Cartoon Network Asia, Pogo, Animax, Disney Channel, and TruTV just to name a few. He has been featured in commercials and feature films.
His experience in corporate training in Hong Kong is extensive and he specializes in theatre-based workshops for business world and teacher training. He has role-played for The Hong Kong University Royal College of Psychiatrists, Cartier, BASF, Human Scope, Orion, Caretta Ltd., HK Police Department, Royal Bank of Scotland etc. He has been a member of the Peers and Players team since 2011.

Michael Quinn

A graduate of Canada’s University of Western Ontario, Michael has been a resident of Hong Kong since 1995. Starting r in the environmental sector, he moved into the acting and entertainment field. He is a voiceover artist with a wide range of clients, including Fox International Channels, the Hong Kong government, Coca-Cola, Finnair, Carlsberg, PCCW, Now TV, Sun Hung Kai Properties and many more.

Since 2003, he has been a roleplayer for management training programmes focusing on leadership, coaching for performance, challenging conversations, influencing skills, assertiveness and confidence and other high-level programmes. Clients have included HSBC, Deutsche Bank, Linklaters, Citibank, RBS, JP Morgan Chase, BT International, BNP-Paribas, Carnegie-Mellon Bank, DST, Accenture and numerous others. In addition to his acting work, Michael is also director of Wordherder Ltd., a boutique copywriting and editing company.

Nina Kwok

Nina has returned to Hong Kong, having lived and trained in London, she has performed in many stage productions in the UK, Shanghai and Hong Kong. Highlights include the Royal Shakespeare Company’s bilingual King Lear and Young Vic’s The Adventures of Tin Tin, whose tour finished in London’s West End theatre. She has voiced numerous BBC Radio dramas and had a recurring role in BBC’s TV program Holby City.
 
Nina has worked in corporate role-plays and workshops for the last seven years in London, Hong Kong, Beijing and Singapore. She has worked with numerous International Finance, Law, Insurance firms and Hotels. She has extensive experience in different types of workshops, from one to one to large group simulations and Forum Theatre.  Past clients include Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Herbert Smith, HSBC and Wynn Hotel.

Sean Kwan

A popular radio DJ and broadcaster with Hong Kong’s Metro Radio in the mid-90’s, Sean was educated in Hong Kong, Australia and Ireland. He graduated from the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts before attaining an Executive Diploma in Business Management. Sean also holds a Master’s Degree in Drama-in-Education from Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland. Sean is an MBTI Certified Practitioner. He studied with Augusto Boal whom is the founder and creator of “Forum Theatre”. Sean is fluent in Cantonese, English and can communicate in Mandarin with a reasonably good standard.
With over 16 years of experience in designing and facilitating training programs for multinational corporations across Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Japan, India, the United Kingdom and Australia. His training primarily caters for middle and senior management with clients including Merrill Lynch, JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Lehman Brothers, UBS, HSBC, Price Waterhouse Cooper, the Bank of America, Inter-Continental Hotel, Lancome, DKSH, Hong Kong University, China Telecom and Disney.