OUR coaches

Franklin Morcella

Popularly known as Coach Frank, he is a teacher by profession in the Philippines, now focusing on teaching

his favourite hobby at KL Chess Academy. 

Coach Frank has a rating of 1900 (NCFP)

Enrique David

Known as Coach David to many, he brings joy to his students by his infestious laughter and making students at ease during lessons. 

Coach David has his own Youtube Channel at


Coach David is rated at 2100 (FIDE & NCFP).

Josephine Berago

Coach Josephine has been teaching chess passionately for many years now.  She is known for her patience and instilling perserverance in her students.


Coach Josephine has a rating of 1900 (NCFP)

John Michael Silvederio

Coach John has vast coaching experience including overseas possting in the UAE.  He will commence work after MCO.

Coach John is rated at 2000 (FIDE & NCFP).

That's what chess is all about.  One day you give your opponent a lesson, the next day he gives you one.


        ~ Bobby Fisher ~