AWARDS

The CXOHONOUR AWARDS endorsement aims to create or enhance the "BRAND" value for vendors in the Infocomm & Media (ICM) industry to showcase their outstanding products, services & solutions to the wider industry and accelerate their growth.

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CXOHONOUR

step-by-step

Step 1 – Forming the Advisory Council

We invite Industry Leading CXOs to join our independent advisory council.

Step 2 – Vendors register for ICM categories

Vendors are invited to register their Products, Services and Solutions for ICM categories. The categories cover a wide range of segments within the infocomm and media industry.

Step 3 – Online Poll

CXOs across the various industry verticals are invited to participate in an Online Poll. The Online Poll requires the participants to endorse their preferred and most valued vendors for the specific ICM categories.

Step 4 – Validation & Endorsement by the Advisory Council

The independent Advisory Council reviews and validates the results of the Online Poll to determine the winning vendors for the more popular ICM categories.

Step 5 – Recognition and Awards

The CXOHONOUR AWARDS RECEPTION brings together the leaders of from across the ICM community to honour and celebrate the success with leading Vendors who have been given their Vote of Trust & Confidence by the CXO community.

Step 2 – Vendors register for ICM categories

Vendors are invited to register their Products, Services and Solutions for ICM categories. The categories cover a wide range of segments within the infocomm and media industry.

Step 3 – Online Poll

CXOs across the various industry verticals are invited to participate in an Online Poll. The Online Poll requires the participants to endorse their preferred and most valued vendors for the specific ICM categories.

WINNERS

Quantiq International

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Ramco Systems

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Netrust

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Dynatrace

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MobiQuest Solutions

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vVolve Management Consultants

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Trend Micro

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DELL

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Eastcom Systems

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EMERIO Globesoft

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Emerson Network Power

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Exilant Technologies

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Gartner

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i-Sprint Innovations

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Knowledge Management Solutions

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Mindwave Solutions

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MobileIron

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ADVISORY COUNCIL

General

Agus Wicaksono

General Manager, Chevron INDONESIA

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Agus Wicaksono Manages the whole aspects of IT portfolios for IndoAsia Business Unit of Chevron to direct IT solutions to sustain ongoing business operation and leverage information and information technology to help enabling business growth. As part of global Chevron IT functional leadership that manage IT investments for help-achieving superior business performance. Before joining Chevron, a global oil & gas company operating in 180+ countries, he served as ICT Manager at VICO Indonesia and Senior IT Manager at Unocal Indonesia and as Managing Partner of an IT His projects and roles at Chevron have included delivering Global Information Link (a $50 million project) to the IndoAsia region and establishing an IT strategic plan for global upstream drilling and completion (Houston, Texas, USA). In his current role, he manages the whole spectrum of information technology and management for Chevron IndoAsia, covering the key geographic operating areas of Sumatra, Kalimantan, Java, West Papua, and the Philippines plus other growth areas in South East Asia. He is also a member of Chevron’s Global IT Leadership Team.

Chief

Alan GOH

Chief Information Officer, M1

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Alan Goh is the Chief Information Officer for M1, a leading full-service provider of mobile and fixed communications services in Singapore. He is responsible for the overall IT strategy and the planning, implementation and operations of M1's IT capabilities. Under his leadership, the IT department works hand-in-hand with the rest of M1's business to deliver technology improvements necessary for M1 to compete in the market. Prior to M1, Alan has spent 14 years in the Consulting business with most of that time focusing in the communications and media industries.

IT

Alice Abigail Tan

IT Director, Watsons Personal Care Stores

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Ms Alice Abigail, an Information Technology Head of Department with over 20 years of regional experience in leading and managing a team of IT managers and executives in IT goal setting, initiatives and support for the organization. Business focused, dynamic, authentic and highly resilient leader. Currently the IT Director of Watsons Personal Care Stores, Asia's Largest health and beauty chain stores, Abigail oversees the IT strategic planning, IT applications and infrastructure departments, service delivery and operations management across over 100 storefront island wide. Under her leadership, she has set up an enhanced operation support model, efficient IT helpdesk, improved IT infrastructure and cohesive team structure. She has implemented several systems and initiatives in facilitating enhanced productivity for the business users, store operations and trading partners to support the delivery of better customer service, experience and satisfaction. She has also instrumented several innovative and value adding collaboration with Infocomm Authority of Singapore (IDA), Spring Singapore and SingTel in the space of retail front. Prior to Watsons, she was the Head of IT for Robinsons group of companies which include Robinsons department store, John Little, Marks & Spencer, Costa Coffee. Abigail is a founding member and fellow of IDeation Edge Asia (IDEA). She serves as an executive council member for IT Management Association (ITMA) of Singapore, chairman of Ladies Interest Group for CIOs (2012-2013, 2013-2014) and a planning committee member for ITMA CIO Executive program 2012 and 2013. She is also a Vice President of Public Relations in ITMA Toastmasters Club, a President Distinguished Club established since 2003.

Chief

Alvin Ong

Chief Information Officer, Alexandra Health System

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Chief Information Officer for Alexandra Health System & Khoo Teck Puat  Hospital Integrated Health Information Systems (IHiS) Mr Alvin Ong is  Integrated Health Information Systems’ (IHiS) Chief Information Officer for the  Alexandra Health System cluster. IHiS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of MOH  Holdings, architects and manages highly integrated systems across  Singapore’s public healthcare sector. It transforms healthcare by driving  technology excellence, innovations and synergies, supporting more than  30,000 users. Alexandra Health cluster, which runs Khoo Teck Puat Hospital,  looks after more than 800,000 residents in northern Singapore and will be  building the future Yishun Community Hospital, Woodlands General Hospital,  Woodlands Community Hospital and Woodlands Nursing Home. As the CIO  for Alexandra Health, Mr Ong provides healthcare information technology  leadership and aligns Alexandra Health’s IT to the cluster’s and national strategies. He also oversees the implementation of all IT initiatives for the  cluster. Mr Ong has over 19 years’ experience in healthcare-IT spanning  major healthcare organisations such as SingHealth, National Healthcare  Group, Alexandra Hospital, Changi General Hospital and Toa Payoh Hospital.  He was involved in the planning for the Khoo Teck Puat Hospital which was  opened in 2010 and Changi General Hospital which was opened in 1997. He  has been appointed Distinguished Professional by Republic Polytechnic,  Adjunct Faculty by Singapore Management University and serves in the  Engineering Accreditation Board’s accreditation of B. Eng degrees at NUS,  NTU and SUTD. He had served in the executive committee of several national  IT initiatives and professional associations including National Infocomm  Competency Framework Steering Committee, IT Standards Committee,  Service Innovation Design Technical Committee, IT Governance Technical  Committee, HCA Hospice, IT Management Association and 2013 CIO  Executive Program. He was accorded the “Toastmaster of the Year 2012”  award by Toastmasters International, District 80 / Division U. He is also  featured in the 2nd edition of “Who’s Who in Engineering Singapore” by The  Institution of Engineers Singapore in 2013. Mr Ong has a Bachelor of  Engineering (Hons) from National University of Singapore, a Master of  Business Administration from University of Surrey, UK, and is a Certified IT  Project Management Programme (CITPM) Senior. 

Chief

Brandon PHUAN

Chief Information Officer, ASM

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Brandon is serving as Chief Information Officer, overseeing ASM's Global Information Technology function. ASM (www.asm.com) is a pioneer in technologies used in wafer processing by semiconductor manufacturers. ASM's Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) technology enables thin films one atom deep to be deposited on silicon wafers to create semiconductors the size of a thumbnail. Brandon is responsible from transforming the Global IT function into a trusted partner. Brandon joined ASM from Rolls-Royce, where he serve as the Global IT Director of Marine business, overall responsible for IT that supported 7000 Marine employees worldwide in 90+ locations. In addition to the business IT role, he assumed Group IT responsibility for Asia region, supporting another 1000+ employees of Aerospace and Energy business sector. Previously, he served as IT Director, Asia Pacific at Honeywell Inc. He also held positions at companies like Mercury Interactive, Siebel Systems, Arthur Andersen Business Consulting, Parkway Group Healthcare. Aside from his day job, he holds appointment on the Steering Committee of a not-for-profit society, Ideation Edge Asia and advisory board of 3D-printer startup in Singapore. Brandon obtained his Bachelor Degree (HON) in Computer Engineering from The University of Queensland. Brandon is serving as Chief Information Officer, overseeing ASM's Global Information Technology function. ASM (www.asm.com) is a pioneer in technologies used in wafer processing by semiconductor manufacturers. ASM's Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) technology enables thin films one atom deep to be deposited on silicon wafers to create semiconductors the size of a thumbnail. Brandon is responsible from transforming the Global IT function into a trusted partner. Brandon joined ASM from Rolls-Royce, where he serve as the Global IT Director of Marine business, overall responsible for IT that supported 7000 Marine employees worldwide in 90+ locations. In addition to the business IT role, he assumed Group IT responsibility for Asia region, supporting another 1000+ employees of Aerospace and Energy business sector. Previously, he served as IT Director, Asia Pacific at Honeywell Inc. He also held positions at companies like Mercury Interactive, Siebel Systems, Arthur Andersen Business Consulting, Parkway Group Healthcare. Aside from his day job, he holds appointment on the Steering Committee of a not-for-profit society, Ideation Edge Asia and advisory board of 3D-printer startup in Singapore. Brandon obtained his Bachelor Degree (HON) in Computer Engineering from The University of Queensland.

Deputy

Christopher LIM

Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Raiffeisen Bank International AG

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Ms Siew Yim Cheng is the Chief Information Officer of Singapore's JTC Corporation (JTC) and has been with JTC since 2011. She holds direct responsibility for the IT and information needs of JTC, its subsidiaries and JTC's customers. She oversees a diverse portfolio of systems and technologies which cover, not only JTC's corporate and business systems, but also the infocomm needs of JTC's multiple industrial estates. She leads the IT group in exploring new and innovative technologies for the development, management, and sustainability of industrial estates. Prior to joining JTC Corporation, Yim Cheng was Senior Director of the Enterprise and Partner Group in Microsoft Singapore. She has a proven track record in both public and private sectors, with more than 11 years in Microsoft and prior to that, 11 years in the then National Computer Board. She has taken on a diverse range of roles, from software research and development to business development, sales and marketing for Singapore and the Asia Pacific, Greater China and Japan markets. Yim Cheng holds aB.Eng EEE (First Class Hons) from the National University of Singapore.

Senior

Dev Yusmananda

Senior VP and Head of IT Planning, PT Bank BTPN Tbk

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Dev Yusmananda is the Senior Vice President and the Head of IT Planning for PT Bank BTPN Tbk. (a subsidiary of Sumitomo Mitsui Bank Corporation - Japan) - a Bank for the Bottom of the Pyramid in Indonesia, brings more than 20 years experience in leading and doing strategic and business transformation in technology area. In BTPN, He is responsible for managing Corporate Technology Strategic Project. In charge ofdeveloping and maintaining the information and technology architecture of bank's digitalization. Provides medium and long term Bank wide IT planning, governance, security and IT risk services which afford business driven, cost effective, integrated application and infrastructure components in accordance with Bank's business strategy. His previous experience as Principal & Head of ICT Consulting Indonesia of Frost & Sullivan, Associate at McKinsey & Company in Europe, and as Partner Consultant for Louis Allen Worldwide, an organization effectiveness and change-management consulting firm, combined with more than 15 years experience in doing strategic & business transformation in telecommunication industry have made him an experienced Telecommunication & IT Strategic and Business Transformation Expert. He spent more than 14 years with PT XL Axiata Tbk. (previously the subsidiary of Verizon Communication USA), in various senior management positions mainly in roles of making things happen from nothing and making things better from existing. During his professional experience at XL Axiata, He is advancing his skills in program management, technology strategy & operation, telco revenue assurance, risk management, IT security, corporate governance, and strategic & business integration between organization, technology, and process. In his past experience as strategic management consultant, he has managed several strategic projects for clients, ranging from long-term strategic planning development, technology strategic plan alignment to the company's strategic plan, business ecosystem strategy and business penetration plan, growth strategic plan, up to big business transformation.

IT

Dino Bramantio

IT Director, Kalbe Group

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Dino Bramanto currently serves as Kalbe Group Corporate IT Director. His primary responsibility includes defining the Group IT Strategy and Plan and Lead the implementation of that Strategy within the Group which covers the IT operation of 24 subsidiaries. He joined Kalbe Group in early 2014. He was previously working for IBM Indonesia for the last 23 years, where he held many different Strategic and Managerial Positions, among others were managing IBM Hardware Business, Country Marketing and Consulting Unit and Financial Industry Sectors, with the last role was to lead the IBM Indonesia Global Technology Services as the Country Director and Board Members of PT. IBM Indonesia. He received many professionals award during his role in IBM, including the Best of the Best of IBM Worldwide Global employees for 4 times. Dino has bachelor's degree in Architectural Engineering from University of Indonesia. He also holds Master degree in International Management from the same University in 1991.

CIO

Erison Hek Oktavian

CIO of Media Nusantara Citra and CXOHonour Chief Patron, PT Media Nusantara Citra, Tbk.

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Erison is currently holding the position of Chief Information Officer at PT Media Nusantara Citra, Tbk. His experience covers some of the international experiences in food & beverages, retail and distribution, steel manufacturing, forest, pulp & paper company, Power Plant & Port, Engineering Procurement & Construction, mining industry in the last 28 years in total. PT. MNC is the Southeast Asia's Largest and Most Integrated Media Group. His scope of work at the current and past positions includes management of IT Operation, IT Project management, Information Security, Change Management Process & Supply Chain Management. He also provides services for Infrastructure, back office application and system for entire Non Media Group including Finance (Securitas, Asset Management, Insurance, Banking), Land & Property, Mineral and Transportation & Flight business. He also lecture for some IT Higher Education and presenter for IT Seminar in Indonesia as well as overseas (Singapore, Malaysia, Macau and Vietnam). Erison also active in several of IT Community, Indonesian Chief Information Officer Network (ICION); Cloud Security Alliance Chapter Indonesia.

President/

Glen Francis

President, CIO ACADEMY ASIA

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Glen Francis is the Vice President, Head of Group IT (CIO) for Global Logistic  Properties (GLP). He is responsible for Technology across the group’s global  operations. GLP is listed on the Singapore Exchange, Oct 2010. Glen has helped GLP establish necessary technology platforms, processes and resources since joining after GLP’s listing on the stock exchange. He was involved with the setup of GLP’s Brazil acquisition and operations, and the launch of J-REIT in 2012. GLP has grown from just over 20 cities since listing to over 60 cities today. Before joining GLP, he was the Regional Head of IS, Asia Pacific for RS Components. He was part of the Global IS executive management team representing the Asia Pacific Business. Glen was responsible for the engagement, governance, deployment and operations of all technology platforms and applications within the region. He was involved with the consolidation of the technology group regional across Asia Pacific, and later globally with the UK operations. Prior to RS Components, Glen worked at Aon as their Regional Director for Asia Pacific, leading the development of a newly formed corporate initiative called Revenue Engine. He has championed many transformational initiatives within the organization across different countries, functions and companies. Glen currently serves as President for IDeation Edge Asia (IDEA). Glen assumed the appointment of Vice President for the IT Management Association (ITMA) in 2013, after having served on the board for 2 years. He also serves on the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) Adoption Committee.

Divisional

Gurjit GILL

Divisional Head of IT, VOPAK

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Gurjit Gill is currently working for Vopak as Divisional Head of IT, Asia. He possesses over 17 years of experience in managing technologies and IT operations in both regional and global capacities. He has extensive know-how in the alignment of technology strategies and the prioritization of ICT programs and initiatives across Asia. Prior to Vopak, Gurjit was the Head of IT, Asia, for Coutts & Co. Bank, the private banking arm of the Royal Bank of Scotland. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Nottingham.

Chief

Irvan Yasni

Chief Information Officer, PT SMART Tbk

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Has more than 23 years experiences in managing all ICT domains in various industries mostly in Banking, Plantation, Manufacturing, Property, and Real Estate area. Covering business application development, ERP (SAP based) implementation, SOA implementation, Project Management, Business Process Management, Information Security, IT Governance, Data Center, Cloud Computing, Network Communication, Collaboration System and Change Management. Born in Jakarta, spent most of the childhood age in Jakarta before went for the university in Bandung and built the career overseas as an expatriate in one of biggest financial company in the world. Prior to become a Corporate Innovation and Technology Services Director in one of the biggest Real Estate and Property company, he was a senior business Technical Advisor in one of the biggest food industry in Indonesia and was a Director of Corporate IT of one of the biggest conglomeration company in Indonesia. Between 2000 and 2005, he served one of the biggest financial company as an expatriate, overseas based and held some managerial positions in IT Infrastructure area and Project Management area supporting the whole Asia Pacific countries, some countries from Middle East & Eastern Europe region, and some countries from Latin America region.

Asia

Janet Chew

Asia Pacific IT Regional Director, Glaxosmithkline (GSK)

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Janet Chew is the Asia Pacific IT Regional Director for Glaxosmithkline (GSK), where she is responsible for business partnering, strategic IT investments and overall IT leadership for the region. As the business IT leader for one of GSK’s fastest growing regions for Pharmaceuticals and Consumer Healthcare, Janet represents the Voice of the Customer and makes global IT strategies real for the Asia Pacific business. A strong advocate for business and IT alignment and transformational change, Janet collaborates closely with her functional and commercial business partners to enable a new multi-channel business model as well as the successful delivery of major global SAP and Workday platforms for the region. Prior to GSK, Janet worked at HP for 14 years. She was the IT Director, Asia Pacific, for the HP Services business. In this role, she led the regional IT team through the HP/Compaq merger, simplified the IT systems landscape and set up a regional IT service organization with teams in Singapore, Japan, Australia, China and India.

VP

Jeny Mustopha

VP IT Strategy, Garuda Indonesia

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Jeny Mustopha is currently holding the position of VP IT Strategy Garuda Indonesia since September 2012. Previously, she has been in many other position such as CIO of local insurance company, CIO of foreign insurance, PT AXA Services Indonesia inJakarta, IT Division Head (CIO) of PT Asuransi Astra Buana in Jakarta, as member of private consultant for Bank Danamon Indonesia to define Business Requirement and System Spesification for Inorganic Automotive Business Loan System in Jakarta, as VP IT Division Head Application, Development and Business Alliance at PT Bank Universal in Jakarta and System Analyst at PT Bank Danamon Indonesia where she start her career at 1986. She was born at Pekanbaru, Riau and hold degree in Business Computing System at 1985 and at the same year received diploma of Business Associate from the same institution; Stanford College, Malaysia.

IS&T

Joanito Iwan Tamsil

IS&T Director, PT. Emporium Indonesia

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Joanito Iwan has worked in the IT Fields for more than 20 years and the last 8 years in Executive position in Retail Business and in 2013 he join with Gunung Sewu Group - one of the largest investment company in Indonesia to help the corporate to setup a new business unit with focus on retail. He responsible to build the entire IT System including the end to end retail system for the new Business Unit. His initiatives include improving service delivery through embracing effective and efficient use of technology; creating business models for delivering new services such as virtual desktops; promoting online development opportunities to increase self-service capabilities; and leading strategic initiatives to transform the technology department to be flexible, adaptable and responsive to customer needs. Prior to joining a Gunung Sewu Group, Iwan was an IT Director of PT. Lotte Mart Indonesia and PT. Lotte Shopping Indonesia - responsible for IT strategic planning, project management services and web development practices. In a prior role, Iwan worked for Kalbe Farma Tbk and responsible to managing multiple system implementation initiatives in the Kalbe group and subsidiaries.

Chief

Ken YEO

Chief Information Officer, Hermes (Asia Pacific)

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

A senior C-level executive with over 20 years of experience in IT Management and Operations including Project Management, People Management and Leadership, Strategic Planning, Risk Assessment, IT Audit Management, IT Governance & Framework, Management of Investment and Overhead, implementation of Supply Chain and Retail Management platform, which spans across most major cities in Asia Pacific and Middle East. He has graduated from University of Wollongong with a Bachelor of IT and attained the Master of Strategic Business from University of Portsmouth. His experience is backed by various technical certifications from professional bodies of MSCE, CISA, CLS, CISA, CISSP, CBCP, Six Sigma, ITIL. Equipped with a strong technical foundation and hands-on experience even today, he has continued to provide mentorship to his team and peers. He is also a certified IT Auditor and licensed NLP practitioner. He has been elected as the President of CIO Care, a social enterprise led by a group of senior technologists. He serves as the board of advisor in CIO Academy Asia. Ken has over 20 years of experience in various industries. Prior to joining Hemès, a leading global luxury retail company, he has held key appointments in different business sector such as eBusiness consulting house (Icon Medialab and Scient) and renowned Pharmaceuticals (Novartis) where he was part of the start-up committee which spearhead the expansion of new business entities in Asia Pacific. He has led several business transformation initiatives in organizational and digital strategy across the region. He has also served in several global steering committees during his career.

Chief

Kuo Siong LIM

Chief Information Officer, May Bank

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Lim Kuo Siong is currently the Chief Information Officer at Maybank Singapore. Prior to that, he assumed different positions as Head of Central Operations and Head of eBusiness. In his tenure as Head eBusiness and IT, he established various strategic partnerships to expand business network and the customer reach, transformed the enterprise data centre for future growth, and successfully launched several Digital Apps and garnered various prestigious awards in the industry. Kuo Siong also heads Business IT for Group Community Financial Services (CFS), focuses on business performance led IT transformation, and the replication of best practices & deployment of regional business capabilities to CFS countries. Overall, Kuo Siong has more than 25 years of experience in Leadership and IT Management positions in regional Banks including UBS, Standard Chartered Bank, United Overseas Bank and Maybank. He is exposed to different works and cultures, covering joint-venture companies and regional partner offices in Asia and Europe. Kuo Siong is a chartered member of British Computer Society. He has completed the Advanced Management Program from INSEAD, a Master degree in Project Management from University of Adelaide, and a Marketing degree from RMIT University.

Chief

Lau Kai Cheong

Chief Information Officer, Singapore Management University (SMU)

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Kai Cheong joined Singapore Management University (SMU) as Chief Information Officer in 2010. Prior to SMU, Kai Cheong was CIO of the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) where he led 2 departments; the Centre for IT Services and Centre for Educational Development. He was a member of a university committee chaired by the Provost tasked with revamping the undergraduate curriculum, chairman of a sub-committee in developing the “Classroom of Tomorrow”, chairman of a committee in implementing a technologically driven “Cool Campus” and a member of a core committee reporting to the President driving administrative excellence. Prior to NTU, Kai Cheong was Director of InfoComm Technology with the National Library Board (NLB) of Singapore which he joined since its inception. He played a key role in the transformation of the National Library organisation through process reform and technology. This led to the NLB winning the inaugural National IT Award in 1998 and the Singapore Quality Award in 2004. Kai Cheong started his career with the National Computer Board (NCB), now InfoComm Development Authority (IDA) and held the position as a Senior Consultant in the Government Chief Information Office. During his tenure, he was seconded as a faculty member and later became curriculum manager at the Information Communication Institute of Singapore (ICIS), a collaboration between Bell Labs of AT&T and NCB responsible for training Information Communication specialists in Singapore. Kai Cheong has a Master of Technology from the National University of Singapore and a post-graduate diploma in Telecommunications Software with specialization in Data Communications and Networking from ICIS.

Sr.

Marcelo Wesseler

Sr. Vice President, E-commerce, Singapore Post

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Marcelo Wesseler is Senior Vice President of e-Commerce at Singapore Post. Marcelo oversees the eCommerce business unit and is responsible for Singapore Post’s eCommerce business growth through an end to end eCommerce offering -SPeCommerce.com and sites like Cloutshoppe.com, Omigo.com and vPost.com. Prior to joining Singapore Post, Marcelo was Head of eCommerce at RS Components Asia Pacific where he was responsible for growing the business to more than USD100m annually. During his 8-year tenure at Hewlett-Packard, he was responsible for their US ecommerce site and global direct consumer sales. He also established an entirely new ecommerce delivery organization in Singapore and he was responsible for HP’s online sales at sites like BestBuy.com, CostCo.com, Target.com, eBay and Amazon. Marcelo started his career as a senior eCommerce consultant at KPMG Consulting and he was an early eCommerce pioneer when he helped establish sonystyle.com, mini.com, bmw.com and one of Europe's first online shopping platforms together with Deutsche Post in 1997. He graduated from Carl von Ossietzky University Oldenburg, Germany and with an MA in business administration and completed the executive education program at Stanford University.

Sr.

Ng Tiong Gee

Sr. Vice President, Innovation & Technology, Resorts World Sentosa

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Mr Ng Tiong Gee has substantial experience in the Information Technology sector and in Strategic Human Resource management. He is currently the Senior Vice President for Innovation and Technology at Resorts World Sentosa, which he joined in 2013. Mr Ng was the Chief Information Officer as well as the Chief Human Resource Officer of United Test and Assembly Center Ltd from 2008 to 2013,before he joined Resorts World Sentosa. Prior to that Mr Ng was with STATS ChipPAC in 2001, and was its Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Information Technology until 2008. Between 1988 and 1992, he held various key engineering positions at Digital Equipment Singapore, now part of Hewlett-Packard. He then went on to work at Siemens Micro electronicsAsia Pacific Pte Ltd (now known as Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific) for over six years where he last served as Director of Information Systems and Services. From 1999 to 2001, he was the Chief Information Officer of Gateway Incorporated, heading the company’s IT activities in Asia Pacific. Mr Ng is currently an independent Director of Global Yellow Pages Singapore Ltd and is the Chairman of its remuneration committee and a member of its nominating committee. He is also currently a lead Independent Director of Pacific Radiance Ltd and is the Chairman of its nomination committee and a member of its remuneration committee. Mr Ng graduated with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the National University of Singapore and holds a Master of Business Administration from Nanyang Technological University of Singapore. He has also attended the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School.

Chief

Pushpak Patro

Chief Information Officer, MBT

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Puspak Patro is the Chief Information Officer and Head of Ecommerce at Star 360 Holding. Star360 Holding owns MBT group, Catalog, Runner's world and Trendz360 group. At Star360 holdings Puspak is responsible for establishing and driving the strategy and operations including: Information Technology, operations, and the Project Management Office. His role includes building the capabilities to transform and transition the group from brick and mortar Retail Company to global online player. At the heart of this transition is enabling next generation technologies that includes Cloud, big data, e-commerce, digital media and Omni channel platforms to name some. Before joining MBT group, Puspak was a co-Founder/Managing Director of IBIZ consulting Group, spearheading the Strategies, Sales and Customer satisfaction for 14 years in 7 countries serving 300 customers. He was also involved in two start-ups in Business Intelligence and Mobility solution. Puspak's well-rounded consulting experience includes architecting solution for multiple industry in the domain of ERP, CRM, analytics and mobility.

Chief

Ramesh NARAYANASWAMY

Chief Information Officer, Singapore Post Ltd

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Ramesh Narayanaswamy is currently the Group Chief Information officer for Singapore post where he is responsible for strategy, execution, Innovation and support for all the technology needs for Group Singapore Post. Ramesh Joined Singapore Post from Standard chartered bank where he was the Group Head of Technology solution delivery for retail banking. Before standard chartered Ramesh was involved in various banking projects in Citibank. Ramesh is a seasoned technology expert in strategizing, building and supporting systems to create superior value for businesses. Ramesh has executed number of projects which has transformed businesses through technology and he is very passionate about innovation in delivery models. Along with the technology expertise, Ramesh also spends a significant time in creating next generation leaders which helps in sustaining the transformation of businesses. Ramesh holds a bachelor in Engineering and Masters in Science from India's prestigious BITS Pilani Rajasthan and MBA in Strategy from Nanyang Business School.

Chief

Ravinder Mawa

Chief Information Officer, EMTEK Group

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Managing systems for Broadcast Management, Infrastructure, Websites, Digitization, OTT, VOD Streaming, DVB-T2 Pay TV, OSS/BSS., Post Production, Media Assets Management etc .He is currently working as CIO, SCTV, Indonesia, and has deployed many Infrastructure systems that prove to be the backbone to growth of EMTEK Group. Having worked on many strategic projects, he has contributed to the transition of  Emtek group from Old media to New Digital Media

Chief

Richard JONES

Chief Information Officer, Jones Lang LaSalle

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Richard is a seasoned industry veteran with over three decades of global IT experience. Having held senior technical and business leadership positions, in both the Vendor and Client space, Richard brings a pragmatic and balanced understanding of IT to business. Having worked for such Blue Chip organizations such as American Express, IBM, Deutsche Telkom and now heading up IT Infrastructure for Jones Lang LaSalle across AP, Richard prides himself with the ability of understanding the value that IT brings to the business and its capability in supporting business growth and to the importance for IT to be constantly innovating. Having worked both operationally and strategically - he has successfully implemented a no. of game changing applications for both his employers and clients and is today looking at how to successfully integrate the "next generation" of technology into the business to enable business growth.

Chief

Siew Yim Cheng

Chief Information Officer, JTC Corporation

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Ms Siew Yim Cheng is the Chief Information Officer of Singapore’s JTC Corporation (JTC) and has been with JTC since 2011. She holds direct responsibility for the IT and information needs of JTC, its subsidiaries and JTC’s customers. She oversees a diverse portfolio of systems and technologies which cover, not only JTC’s corporate and business systems, but also the infocomm needs of JTC’s multiple industrial estates. She leads the IT group in exploring new and innovative technologies for the development, management, and sustainability of industrial estates. Prior to joining JTC Corporation, Yim Cheng was Senior Director of the Enterprise and Partner Group in Microsoft Singapore. She has a proven track record in both public and private sectors, with more than 11 years in Microsoft and prior to that, 11 years in the then National Computer Board. She has taken on a diverse range of roles, from software research and development to business development, sales and marketing for Singapore and the Asia Pacific, Greater China and Japan markets. Yim Cheng holds aB.Eng EEE (First Class Hons) from the National University of Singapore.

Deputi

Siswandi

Deputi IT Development Group at BPJS Kesehatan, BPJS Kesehatan

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Siswandi currently hold the position of Deputy of Information Technology Development Group at BPJS Kesehatan. His career at BPJS allow him to have various point of view and grab local culture from various BPJS regional office all around Indonesia. He is also board mamber of FORTI BUMB and Vice President of KORPRI BPJS Kesehatan.

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Suhaimi Gohandy

IT Group Division Head, Bank Sinarmas

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Suhaimi Gohandy is an IT Group Division Head of Bank Sinarmas for last 7 years(CIO acting), he has worked with professionals from all industries and experience levels to create impactful career management. Having experience for 17 years in Financial Service Industry, he has transform Bank Sinarmas from Offline Banking (previously named "Bank Shinta") to Online Digital Banking with full features of integrated channels.

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Teh Kor Lak

Chief Information Officer, Great Eastern Life Assurance

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

K L Teh is currently the Chief Information Officer of Great Eastern Life Assurance, based in Singapore. Great Eastern Life is the leading life insurance company in Singapore and Malaysia. Just before taking on his current job, he was Head of IT of CIMB Aviva, another leading insurer in Malaysia. He has many years of experience as IT Head in a number of industries including payments and healthcare. Besides having held CIO and CTO positions in a number of companies, he was previously on the board of a number of technology start-ups. Besides end user organizations, K L has more than 10 years experience in vendor companies, having started his career in IBM. He subsequently took on the role of COO in a IT services company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, after 5 years in technical product management and implementation for chip card products for Asia Pacific in Visa International.K L graduated from University of Manchester in UK, with first class honours in Aeronautical engineering. He also has a MBA from the University of Strathclyde.

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Yeo Teck Guan

Group Chief Information Officer, Singapore Pools

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2015.

Mr Yeo Teck Guan is the Group Chief Information Officer of Singapore Pools,  a subsidiary of the Singapore Totalisator Board. Singapore Pools was  incorporated by the Singapore Government to provide a legal avenue for  betting. Operation surpluses from Singapore Pools are channeled towards worthy causes that serve the needs of the community. Through its  comprehensive community funding programme, Singapore Pools have  contributed significantly to community welfare. In this capacity, Mr. Yeo is  overall responsible for IT strategy and operations for Tote Board, Singapore  Pools and Singapore Turf Club. The scope of work includes inhouse  developed and (very specialized) third-party applications, computers,  peripherals, networks, and specialized terminals at over 300  retailers/branches locations. Previously, Mr. Yeo was the Regional CIO for  Asia Pacific in Goodyear, taking charge of IT strategies and operations in Asia  Pacific region, covering 13 countries. Prior to the period at Goodyear, Mr Yeo  was the Country Manager of Ness Technology (Suzhou) Co. Ltd. In this role,  he was leading the setting up, operations and businesses of Ness Technology  in China to provide both new and existing customers with enterprise solutions,  IT services and management consulting services. Mr. Yeo had experience in  various organisations taking the lead in managing IT services such as  applications and hosting, providing management consulting services in  Strategic IT Planning and Process & Performance Management, Manage HR,  Sales & Marketing, Operations and IT functions. Being a business mindset  oriented IT professional, Mr. Yeo has a passion for bringing innovation to  businesses and developing business / IT alignment initiatives to company.

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Yuk Wah KWONG

Chief Information Officer, NTUC

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Singapore, 2016.

Dr. Kwong Yuk Wah is currently the Chief Information Officer (CIO) of National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), Singapore. She is also the Chief Data Protection Officer of NTUC and its 59 affiliated unions as well as Ong Teng Cheong Labour Leadership Institute. She has been teaching part-time since 2008. She is currently an Adjunct Professor, Department of Information Systems, School of Computing, National University of Singapore. She is a Fellow Member of Singapore Computer Society (SCS). She holds the titles of Certified IT Project Manager (Senior) and Certified IT Outsourcing Manager (Senior) of Singapore Computer Society. She currently sits on the Executive Council of the Singapore Computer Society. She received her Doctor of Business Administration degree (2008) from University of Newcastle, Australia. Her dissertation is e-Government strategies.

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Yuluarjo

Chief Information Officer, Mensa Group

CIOHONOUR Advisory Council Indonesia, 2016.

Yuluarjo has is a master of business and science from Eller School University of Arizona after his graduation from Trisakti University majoring Industrial Engineer. His span of experience from Astra International, StarPerforma and various other industry bring him to his current position as CIO and Corporate Planning Director at Mensa Group.

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