Chermaine Poo, one of Malaysia’s rising stars, is a Chartered Accountant (“CA”) by profession, having three accountancy qualifications under her belt.
At the age of 19, she graduated with a double major degree, BA (Hons) in Accounting & Finance, UK and subsequently qualified as a Chartered Accountant.
Trained in corporate finance with the largest investment bank in Malaysia and a Big Five international accounting firm, she was involved in preparing IPOs, restructuring, receivership and setting up a billion-ringgit infrastructure fund.
Touted by the media as “The Beauty with Brains”, she shot to prominence in the Miss Malaysia/Universe 2005 pageant. A runner-up and winner of three subsidiary titles : Miss Beautiful, Miss Natural Beauty and Miss Crowning Glory, Chermaine was voted one of the 2006 FHM 100 Sexiest Women in the World.
In 2007, she turned full-time as an actress, emcee, tv host, show producer and PR consultant.
Over the years, the media and entertainment industry have blessed her with favorable descriptions such as:
Chermaine’s has acted in and hosted numerous movies and tv programs. One of her latest TV program is “Miracle Makers” aired on NTV7. After a season of this meaningful programme, she rose to the challenge to create her own charity to raise funds for charitable organisations of her choice.
“Chermaine Poo’s Cupcake for Charity” was founded in December 2011. She had chosen the task of baking. So she set out to bake 1,000 cupcakes single-handedly, which she completed within two days, selling them in boxes of six with the help of her celebrity friends. This maiden initiative raised a whooping RM18,000.
Her life ambition is to contribute to the economic, emotional and spiritual well-being of everyone she knows.
She believes that charity begins at home, and uses her influence to make positive changes in society.
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