This Filipino Managing director Gerosel Siquian who is works in our local tourism industry has a fake degree. Previously she was working in the Philippine Department of Tourism. I checked her Linkedin (LinkedIn: https://sg.linkedin.com/pub/gerosel-siquian/20/ab3/48a) account and it state that she has a degree in marketing from Belford University. Belford University is a known degree mill from the USA.. You can verify this information from the links below.
According to Wikipedia:
Belford University was an organization that offered online unaccredited degrees for "life experience". The organization maintained a post office box in Humble, Texas, but its certificates were mailed from the United Arab Emirates. On August 31, 2012, Belford University was shut down and its founder, Salem Kureshi, had been “ordered to pay $22.7 million in damages”. “The judgment established the truth of allegations that Belford High School and Belford University are fake schools that do not actually exist.” Court documents from "McClusley v. Belford University" revealed that Belford University was run by 30-year old Salem Kureshi from his apartment in Karachi, Pakistan.
This Filipino obviously knew that her degree from Philippines would not be enough so he went ahead and got a more 'credible' degree from Belford University online (Ang Moh name, so sounds more credible). And thereafter she could somehow get a job in Singapore as a Managing Director!
What do you think? Is it a lack of integrity by the pinoy? Or is it a lack of scrutiny by the HR?
Should such fraudsters with a total lack of integrity be given the opportunity to work in Singapore?