Marcus Tan

Senior Business Analyst


Marcus is an award-winning PhD holder specialising in quantitative analysis research. As a visionary leader overseeing operational technology, Marcus propels Ascent Lawyers to new heights of success through cutting-edge solutions and optimised processes in today’s technology-driven landscape. His unbridled passion for analytics is evident through his attainment of two prestigious research awards from the Australian Government – Department of Innovation, Industry, Science, and Research.

Marcus is a registered engineer with the Board of Engineers Malaysia. Driven by his passion for automation, he is always on the lookout for innovative ways to automate systematic tasks and harness the power of artificial intelligence to streamline processes and remove repetitive robotic tasks from the hands of the team. Through his trailblazing contributions to process automation at the firm, legal practitioners can dedicate more time to high-level, engaging work that truly benefits the clients.

In addition to his unparalleled expertise in process automation and operations management, Marcus also works closely with the IT Department to ensure top-notch cybersecurity. He recognises that providing legal services in the modern era requires much more than just technical skill; it demands robust cybersecurity measures to safeguard clients’ sensitive information and cutting-edge operational technologies to deliver Ascent Lawyers’ commitment to Providing Worry-Free Legal Solutions.

Marcus is a gregarious individual who delights in building connections and participating in a wide range of social activities. He is fluent in English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Fujian, and Malay and takes pleasure in practising these languages to maintain his exceptional proficiency

Areas of Focus

  • Operational Technology

Education Background

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Quantitative Marketing Research - Bond University
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering - UTAR


  • English
  • Mandarin
  • Cantonese
  • Fujian
  • Malay