Heralded by the media as “The Wellness Guru”, Yu Jin is an award winning wellness coach who has trained thousands to improve their lives.
He has Degree in Nutrition from the Global Institute for Alternative Medicine and is a Certified Fitness Coach under the International Sports Science Association. He is also a Certified NLP Practitioner, a Certified Hypnotherapist, a Certified TLT (Time Line Therapy®) Consultant, an Impact System Coach and a Master Class Trainer.
Yu Jin graduated with a double degree in Law and Accounting from Monash University, Australia. As a top student, he was indicted into the Golden Key Honours Society, an organisation that recognises the best of the best in academic achievements. He was called to the Bar and joined Murphy and Dunbar Advocates and Solicitors as a lawyer. He subsequently joined the Corporate Finance division of Arab Malaysian Merchant Bank (now known as AmInvestment Bank). During his time there, he orchestrated numerous multi-million Ringgit fund raising exercises for the largest listed companies on the Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange. He also played key roles in major restructuring exercises for PN4 companies.
Yu Jin is a qualified sports and fitness coach under the International Sports Science Association and holds a Bachelors Degree in Nutrition from the Global Institute for Alternative Medicine. He is also a certified hypnotherapist under the American Board of Hypnotherapist, a certified Neuro Linguistic Programming practitioner, a TLT (Time Line Therapy) consultant, an Impact System™ coach and a MasterClass™ Trainer.
Yu Jin is a gifted athlete and has won numerous state and national level competitions in squash. He is a qualified squash coach and has extensive sports and fitness experience through his association with the National Sports Council and the Olympic Council of Malaysia. He also has a black belt in Tae Kwon Do.
As a well respected authority in the health and fitness sector, Yu Jin has trained top celebrities, models, beauty queens and TV personalities. Yu Jin added another feather to his cap when he was hired as the Official Wellness Coach of Miss Universe Malaysia 2012. He was hired to change the mindset of contestants that they need to starve themselves to be sufficiently skinny for the competition. For the first time in their lives, they ate 5 nutritious meals a day. Combined with a sound exercise regime, they were among the “shapeliest and healthiest bunch of finalists ever seen”. A reality TV titled “Beauty Camp - The Search For The Next Miss Universe” was made which earned him the title “Trainer Of The Stars”.
Yu Jin has had a regular segment on NTV7 titled “Wellness Works With Wong Yu Jin” and was the Health and Fitness Expert for Capital FM 88.9. He has been interviewed by TV1, TV2, TV3, NTV7, Bernama TV, Hitz.FM, FlyFM, BFM, Capital FM, Star, New Straits Times, The Edge Business & Investment Weekly and various magazines for his expertise in wellness. He also writes regularly and is the health writer for Esquire Magazine.