In mid 2007, Boyd decided to retire and sold his entire interests in the company to devote more time for God's work in the marketplace.
Always an entrepreneur at heart and being very passionate about it, Boyd started 7 Notes Capital Pte Ltd, in the business of private investments and offers training, coaching and mentoring programmes on entrepreneurship success for business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs.
Boyd has trained over 700 business owners in varied industries such as e-commerce, fashion & design, construction equipment, TV media, spa & beauty, building materials, F&B, electronics, oil & gas, energy, telecommunication, education, IT and executive search.
Boyd holds a Masters degree in Business Administration from the University of Hull and is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing, UK. He is also a Fellow of the Institute of Management Consultants, Singapore, and holds a Diploma in Christian Education from the Rhema Bible Training Centre.
He is a council member of Global Business Network, a Christian marketplace ministry.Boyd also served as a sub-committee member of ACE, Spring Singapore, an agency under the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry responsible for helping Singapore enterprises grow.
With over 30 years of successful entrepreneurship experience, Boyd aims to leave a legacy of having trained and mentored at least 7 successful entrepreneurs of the next generation.
"Having gone through hard times, Boyd Au wants to leave a legacy behind" - Streats Financial