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About Charles Mann Academy and Training



Charles Mann Academy provides high-quality training services in Singapore in relevant and critical areas. We specialize in empowering your business with the best digital tools to enable effective marketing online. Furthermore, we teach you the methods to utilize the best and most appropriate technologies to fulfill your business' requirements.



By concentrating on cost-effective areas such as social media and email marketing, our training courses will give you a deep understanding of the fundamentals and principles behind these technologies that will allow you to completely and powerfully utilize them to your distinct advantage.



With our mobile app development training courses, we will give you a depth of understanding that will allow you to see the vast potential of this amazing medium and how it can be used to maximum effect.


In today's competitive marketplace, having strong and robust online strategies will allow your business to keep ahead of the competition, and our training courses have been developed from the ground up to cater to Singapore and South-East Asia.



We also provide bespoke training services that will allow your business or organization to create tailored online marketing strategies giving you a strong online presence.



Please feel free to contact us for further information, and one of our members of staff will be more than happy to discuss our services with you.








Our Team

Abdul Awwal Mahmood

CTO & Master Trainer / Consultant


Mobile: +65 9894 7491

Office: +65 6334 4574

Abdul Awwal, born and raised in the city of Birmingham, United Kingdom, graduated from the initial batch of seven students who formed part of the innovative Multimedia degree program in the first ever such course offered by any educational establishment in the UK. Teesside University, based in the north of England in the city of Middlesbrough, was known as an innovative and genre-creating institute, producing experts in the fields of computing and technology.

Working closely with a variety of companies and organisations, covering such diverse areas as travel, retail, telecommunications, charities and media, Abdul Awwal has built up an impressive knowledge base, placing him in a position where he can effectively expound the benefits and usage of the vast tools available to small and medium businesses.

Robert Nichols

Senior Trainer / Consultant


Office: +65 6334 4574

Robert Nichols studied and gained great experience in the US, working with multiple organisations, before moving to Singapore. With vast expertise in the fields of Search Engine Optimisation, Web Design Philosophy, Social Media Ad Campaign Management and Keyword Research and Analysis, Robert has gained the respect of every organisation he has trained and consulted.


By keeping ahead of technologies and advances in digital media, Robert is a valuable asset to Charles Mann Training & Consultancy, bringing years of experience and in-depth knowledge of cutting edge industries.

Richard Jones

Senior Trainer - Founder 'Appsmakerstore'

Since graduating from Durham University (B.Sc. Hons), Richard has gained 20 years experience across digital marketing in Europe and APAC. Richard has worked with digital marketing and social media since it began, so he truly understands latest trends and the skills needed to succeed.


After working for MNCs such as Boots The Chemist, Coors Brewers, Ernst & Young, SoftBank, Richard moved to Singapore in 2010 and set up his own business creating mobile Apps and digital solutions for clients including Courts Asia, Samsung, Apple. After featuring on BBC World News and being a finalist on CNA's 'Start Up' TV competition, Richard joined Appsmakerstore in 2014, a global SaaS platform that provides mobile apps for SMEs.


3 years later, Richard took Appsmakerstore from beta to 500,000+ registered users, 80+ resellers, 6 franchise partners, won 'Best Global App Development Software' and 'Most Innovative Service Award' at the 2016 UK Mobile News Awards.


Chan Chee Seng

Senior Trainer - Certified Webmaster

Chan Chee Seng is an experienced business lecturer well-known in the field of applying multiple intelligence in the teaching of accounting & finance, entrepreneurship, Internet marketing, e-commerce and strategic management. Being a passionate entrepreneur, he has been involved in several e-commerce startups (since 1999) and is a very proficient social network specialist to help companies build a strong brand and capture market share through the use of various social media and consumer engagement strategies.


Mr. Chan is a certified webmaster (CIW), graduating with a Bachelor Degree in Accountancy from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU), a specialist diploma in translation from Nanjing University (China) and a Master of Business System from Monash University (Australia). In addition, Mr Chan is currently doing his doctoral research in finance from Swiss Management. His research focuses on Forex trading strategies and money management for continual long term profit making. Moreover, he has initiated and Network of Universities and School of Forex ( in Asia and Dubai to promote the sharing of Forex knowledge among Forex trainers and learners.

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