Who We Are?

summit planners Alpha

Summit Planners Alpha is a branch of Summit Planners Cluster, a cluster of branch units representing Manulife Financial Advisers Pte Ltd. We specialize in providing value-added financial advice and solutions to meet the needs of our clients at different stages of their lives. 

Our vision is to deliver value-added financial advice and solutions with the aim to create a secure and sustainable financial future for our clients and their loved ones. We aspire to be the preferred financial services consultants in the financial industry and be recognized for improving the lives of our clients.


Belief In Ourselves

We believe in having a Positive Attitude towards continuous Learning, while being equipped with good Listening Skills, good Work Habits and commendable Ethics.

Belief In Our Customers

We believe in service with a Smile, holding the customer with utmost Courtesy, Respect and Understanding. Exemplary service is the key to retaining customers.

Combining our strengths, we march in unison to our mission and live by our values. We serve with Pride, Passion, Integrity, Loyalty and Team Spirit.

About john chia

After graduating from Ngee Ann Polytechnic, he signed up with the Air Force and worked his way up as a Senior Technician (Dedicated Crew Chief) for about 6 years.

He switched to be a Financial Services Consultant with a reputable insurance company beginning Year 1999, with the hope of spending more time with his family. Being a Certified Financial Planner™️ or CFP®️ cum Consultant since 2004, and while advising all age group clientele, most of his clients are young adults because he believes that financial planning should begin earliest possible, plus the fact that it was at this point in his own life that he first thought about financially planning. 

He finds this career to be fulfilling in that he is able to help people with their finances. Whilst handling a first death claim, he realized the importance of life insurance, and the values which he can provide to his clients and their loved ones. 

After being a Manager with AIA, he subsequently joined Manulife Singapore in 2010, after which he transited to Manulife Financial Advisers and was promoted to Senior Vice President managing a group of 7 Managers and more than 60 Financial Services Consultants. They have a total of 10 MDRTs and 3 COTs in their branch and believe they will continue to grow and excel in this business.