SCS Executive Council
Dr Chong Yoke Sin, FSCS. CITPM (Senior)
Chief, Enterprise Business Group
As Chief of Enterprise Business Group, StarHub, Dr Chong is responsible for driving the next growth of the enterprise business and deepening the engagement with the business community. Dr Chong was the former CEO of Integrated Health Information Systems, a subsidiary of Singapore's Ministry of Health Holdings. IHIS architects, manages and operates highly integrated systems across Singapore's public healthcare sector, supporting over 40,000 users at all public hospitals, national specialty centres, polyclinics and community hospitals.
Dr Chong is also chair of the HIMSS Asia Governing Council for practising healthcare IT professionals in Asia, Australia and New Zealand. She is also a Board member of the Republic Polytechnic, SG Enable and NKF. Dr Chong has over 30 years' experience in the IT industry.
Immediate Past President
Howie Lau, FSCS
Chief Industry Development Officer and Group Head of Industry Development Group (IDG)
Prior to joining IMDA in September 2018, Howie was the Chief Marketing Officer of Starhub and he was responsible for the company's brand and marketing strategies across the company. He was also responsible for StarHub's consumer business and oversees StarHub's Mobility, Pay TV and Broadband businesses including the Content and Local Production teams.
Howie was the Vice-President, Corporate Development of Lenovo's Worldwide Finance Organisation, where he oversaw Lenovo's end-to-end Post Merger Management and related Merger & Acquisition matters. Previously, he was Lenovo's Vice- President of Marketing and Communications for Emerging Markets Group, and was responsible for the strategy and execution of marketing and communications in the China, Eastern Europe, Hong Kong, India, Korea, Latin America, Middle East, Russia, Taiwan and ASEAN markets.
Howie was conferred the prestigious NUS Eminent Business Alumni Award and the NUS Outstanding Young Alumni Award for his achievement and contribution to the industry.
Adrian Chye, SMSCS
Adrian is the General Manager of the Mediafreaks Group of companies, an award-winning tech new media entertainment Group focusing on interactive digital media and animation products and services.
Lawrence Ng, SMSCS
Regional Head of IT
Lawrence leads the Infocomm Technology (ICT) Division of Singapore Terminals (ST) in PSA Group. As the Head of ICT Division, he is responsible for the overall development, provisioning and smooth execution of all ICT systems and functions in support of the various business units within Singapore Terminals. Bringing with him 20 years of proven experience and track record in management of large scale enterprise IT, he also serves as a mentor in PSA unboXed, the corporate venture capital arm of PSA International that seeks to invest in start-ups in innovations that bring strategic value to PSA. Lawrence also serves as a Director in CrimsonLogic's board.
Ong Whee Teck, FSCS
Chief Executive Officer
Whee Teck is the CEO of Trusted Services. He has over 20 years of global IT experience in various roles including consultant for bank mergers and core banking transformations, and was serving as Group Head for Wholesale IT in a regional bank.
He has been an Adjunct Associate Professor at the National University of Singapore's School of Computing since 2013 where he teaches IT Leadership and Software and Enterprise Architecture. In 2012, Whee Teck took time off to learn how to draw and paint as an adult learner, and has since held 2 exhibitions and sold over 80 pieces of his own work. Out of this experience, he published a book describing his process of continuous adult learning titled "Adult Learning Architecture".
Tan Teng Cheong, FSCS
Teng Cheong was former VP, Asia Pacific at Digital Intelligence Systems (DISYS) an IT Staffing & Services firm. In this role, he is responsible for managing and growing DISYS's business in Asia Pacific. Teng Cheong brings with him more than 20 years of Enterprise IT experience where he worked in sales & general management roles with various Enterprise IT MNCs across Asia.
Dr Timothy Chan, FSCS
Director, Academic and Student Life
Singapore Institute of Management
Timothy is the Director (Academic) of Singapore Institute of Management Pte Ltd. He leads the academic team in course development and assessment. He was previously the Director of Singapore Polytechnic Business School, and the School of Digital Media and IT. He has 30 years of teaching experience at institutes of higher learning in Australia, China, Hong Kong, Singapore and the United Kingdom.
Stephanie Davis, MSCS
Stephanie Davis is Google's Country Director for Singapore, responsible for business strategy and operations. Prior to this, she has held positions such as Country Director for New Zealand and Managing Industry Director for Travel in the United States, looking after many of Google's largest and most complex Travel partnerships.
Before joining Google, Stephanie was Managing Director of Research and Marketing for Knight Ridder Inc, the second largest publisher in the United States.
Foong Sew Bun, FSCS
Deputy Chief Executive (Services, Governance, Cybersecurity)
Sew Bun is the Deputy Chief Executive (Services, Governance, Cybersecurity) for GovTech. With 25 over years of IT experiences, Sew Bun held several senior leadership roles including Global Head of Retail, Private Banking and Wealth Management for Standard Chartered Bank, IBM Distinguished Engineer and regional country Chief Technology Officer for IBM.
Additionally, he is an Adjunct Professor with the National University of Singapore and member of the Keppel Technology Advisory Panel. Sew Bun was honoured to be named the IT Professional of the Year by SCS in 2016.
Han Chung Heng, FSCS
Senior Vice-President of Systems
Oracle EMEA & JAPAC
Han is Senior Vice-President of Systems where he is responsible for the Hardware business in EMEA, Asia Pacific & Japan. He has more than 22 years of experience in the IT industry and has held sales management roles in Singapore, ASEAN/SA, Asia Pacific region and lived in China for five years leading the Greater China business. Prior to joining Oracle, he was the Vice-President of the IBM Server Solution for Asia Pacific.
Khoong Hock Yun, FSCS
Khoong is a Senior Advisor at Tembusu Partners Pte Ltd specialising in Blockchain investments. He is the former Chief Digital Evangelist at IMDA where he helmed IMDA's industry development mission, with responsibilities for national info-communications infrastructure development, manpower development, development of ICT local enterprises/startups, and accelerating nation-wide transformation of industry capabilities through adoption of info-communications technologies. He led various iconic nation-wide transformational development initiatives, such as the Next Generation Nationwide Broadband Network (NGNBN), Wireless@SG, Singapore's first data center park, and Singapore's Technology Skills Accelerator (TeSA). He is a member of the Institute of Engineers' Engineering Accreditation Board, a Fellow of the Singapore Computer Society, and a member of the National University of Singapore's School of Computing Industry Advisory Committee.
Dr Kwong Yuk Wah, FSCS. CITPM (Senior). COMIT (Senior)
Chief Information Officer
National Trades Union Congress
Yuk Wah is the CIO of National Trades Union Congress. She is also an Adjunct Professor, Department of Information Systems, School of Computing, National University of Singapore. Prior to her current roles, she had held various management positions in IDA and had also been Vice President, Business Management, Planning Division in Singapore Airlines.
Sam Liew, SMSCS
Managing Director, Technology Group
GIC Pte Ltd
Sam is Managing Director at GIC, responsible for delivering GIC's Technology, Data Analytics and Data Science projects and initiatives. Sam's coverage includes front office investment and analytics-related solutions, mid-back office trade processing systems, risk and performance management platforms, and enterprise wide IT solutions including Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), Integration and Corporate IT systems.
Prior to GIC, Sam spent more than 21 years in Accenture and was Managing Director at Accenture ASEAN Technology. Sam also led Accenture's Asia Pacific Communications Centre of Excellence for more than 5 years delivering business solutions across Asia. He was also a member of Accenture's Global Technology Leadership Council and ASEAN Geographical Leadership Council.
Andrew Lim, SMSCS
Managing Director, Business Group
Group Enterprise, Singtel
Andrew is Managing Director of Business Group in Singtel's Group Enterprise. The group is focused on SME/Enterprises solution and sales, Communication Services solution for Public Sector, Safe and Smart City network infrastructure, Satellite solution and Customer Services and Support.
In this role, Andrew leads the team to achieve leadership position in SingTel's Telecommunication and Network infrastructure services in SME/Enterprises and Public Sector and providing innovative ICT solutions to Enterprises in the areas of cyber security, cloud computing and managed services, and growing the satellite business globally.
Lum Seow Khun, FSCS
General Manager, Global Technology Services
Seow Khun is the General Manager of Global Technology Services in IBM. Prior to her role, she had opportunities to lead different business units in IBM such as ASEAN leader for Academic Initiatives and ISV development and Director for Public Sector across ASEAN.
Leslie Ong, FSCS
Leslie Ong is the Country Manager of Tableau Software. He was formerly the Regional Sales Director, SEA & Korea for VMware where he was responsible for the strategic direction and market development for VMware's Software-Defined Data Centre portfolio.
With over 25 years of experience in the IT industry, Leslie has held different leadership roles in HP and Oracle. Before joining VMware, he was the Managing Director of Oracle Singapore. Prior to that, he was with HP for 23 years where he held various senior positions including sales management, product management, marketing channels and alliance management.
Tony Tay, FSCS
Managing Director - Health & Public Services
Tony is a Managing Director with Accenture Singapore, Healthcare and Public Services. With 20 years of ICT experience, Tony held many leadership roles within Accenture, led and successfully delivered multiple large scale, highly complex business transformation ICT programmes for the Public Sector, Financial and Product Industries in this region.
Prior to this, Tony was the Consulting Group Director with IDA International where he provided strategic IT consultancy and evangelized Singapore ICT to overseas government agencies. In addition, Tony was the Chief Information Officer for Kim Eng Securities, a regional financial organisation.
Daniel Wee, MSCS
Director, School of Information Technology
Daniel is the Director of School of Information Technology at Nanyang Polytechnic. An electrical engineer by training, he has been in the education industry for the last 20 years focusing on grooming youths to become future-ready. Apart from his academic role, he is also a professional librarian and he has provided his leadership in the digital transformation of NYP Library.
Yeo Teck Guan, FSCS
Chief Business Technology Officer
Teck Guan is the Chief Business Technology Officer of Singapore Pools responsible for Tote Board IT Strategy and Operations (Tote Board, Singapore Pools and Singapore Turf Club). Being a business mindset-oriented IT professional, he has displayed a passion for bringing innovation to businesses and developing business/ IT alignment initiatives.
The former IT Director (Asia Pacific) of Goodyear Orient Company was recognised by CIO Asia Magazine among the Top CIO 100 Honouree from 2005-2007, 2010 and 2012.
Honorary Legal Advisor (Corporate Affairs & Professional Development)
Dr Toh See Kiat, FSCS
Goodwins Law Corporation
Dr Toh is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore, a Solicitor of England and Wales and Fellow of Chartered Institute of Marketing (UK). Dr Toh practices and conducts seminars on information technology, intellectual property, commercial and corporate law. He is also the Honorary Legal Advisor of the Information Technology Management Association and the Association of Information Security Professionals.
Honorary Legal Advisor (Programmes & Special Projects)
Gilbert Leong, SMSCS
Partner, Intellectual Property & Technology
Rodyk & Davidson LLP
Gilbert is a partner in Rodyk & Davidson LLP's Intellectual Property & Technology Practice Group. He has extensive experience in negotiating and drafting commercial agreements in relation to distribution of goods/services, procurement and tenders, manufacturing arrangements, acquisition of hardware, software development, licensing, maintenance, acquisition of intellectual property such as trademark and patents, computer turnkey projects, consultancy services, IP structuring, Internet related transactions and employee handbooks.
He was recognised as the Asialaw Leading Lawyer for IT, Telecommunications & Media since 2008, and was recognised by Chambers Asia as the Leading Individual for Technology, Media, Telecoms (TMT) since 2011.