Prof Alex Siow


Professor Alex Siow

Chairman

Prof Alex Siow is currently Professor (Practice) in the School of Computing, NUS and concurrently Director of the Advanced Computing for Executives Centre, the Strategic Technology Management Institute (STMI) and the Centre for Health Informatics.

Prior to the current appointment, Prof Alex was the Managing Director, Health & Public Service at Accenture. Alex started his career as a Structural Engineer in the HDB in 1981 and was appointed the Chief Information Officer in 1989. In 2003, Alex joined the private sector and became the Senior Vice-President in StarHub Ltd. He held various portfolios including Head, Business Market, CIO and Head, Enterprise Risk Management.

Prof Alex was very active in the IT Community.  He was the President of the Singapore Computer Society from 1997 to 2001. He was the President of ITMA from 1995 to 1999. He was the first President of the Singapore Chapter of the Project Management Institute and served from 2001 to 2012. From 2001 to 2005, Alex was the Chairman of the e-Learning Chapter of SiTF.

Alex is currently member of Temasek Polytechnic Board of Governors, and a member of the Board of Trustees of Singapore University of Social Sciences. He is also a member of the Edusave Advisory Council. He is also the Chairman of the Board of Directors of Toffs Technologies Pte Ltd.

Prof Alex’s expertise is in IT Governance, Enterprise Risk Management, Management of Emerging Technology and Technology Roadmap Planning. He is also active in the Fintech and blockchain community. He is currently the ICO and Strategic Advisor to Nexty.io, Azbit.com, Aora.com, Gosama.io and to Apollo Shenzhen project, Wakalu project and Rho project.

Khoo Boo Leok


Khoo Boo Leok

 

Khoo Boo Leok is the Vice President of Finance at Acronis since 2010 and manages its financial controllership, FP&A, treasury and corporate tax activities for Asia Pacific and Japan. 

He has over 20 years of experience in various finance leadership roles in the region. Before joining Acronis, he was the Financial Controller for CA Technologies’ operations in Singapore, Thailand and Indonesia and was the Revenue Manager for HP’s software business in Asia Pacific and Japan. Prior to that, he was Senior Audit Manager for Andersen (then one of the Big 6 accounting firms) in 2000, having been in the practice for 8 years.

Boo Leok holds a Bachelor in Accounting from Monash University and is a member of CPA Australia.

Philip Chua

 

Philip Chua is the Co-Founder of TOFFS and looks after Business Operations and Support. He brings with him over 20 years of enterprise software management experience in Asia. He has a keen focus in Internet business and emerging security technologies.

In his previous careers, Philip held various management positions in IT Multinational corporations. He is the Regional Head for Akamai ASEAN region, growing the CDN business in Asean by more than 200%. He was also the General Manager (Software) of Hewlett-Packard in Asia South, managing the software revenue of 10 countries as well as the Regional Director for Lexis Nexis in ASEAN.

Philip has over 12 years of tenure with CA and as the Country Manager for Singapore, consistently delivered solid gains in market share.

Philip graduated in 1992 with a Bachelor of Science (Information Systems) degree from The National University of Singapore.

Jason Kong

 

Jason Kong is the Co-Founder of TOFFS and is responsible for the Technology and Product Development of TOFFS Technologies. Jason has a deep interest in providing innovative solutions to counter DNS Poisoning and DDoS application attacks to ensure the end users have a rich gaming experience In his previous careers.

In his previous roles, Jason Kong was the Deputy Director of the Singapore Government Tech Office subsidiary to operate the Singapore National Authentication Framework (NAF) for Singapore.

Jason was also previously Head of HiTech and Commerce industry for Akamai Technologies in SE Asia and worked as Senior Software Specialist in IBM and Business Service Automation Lead in HP in his early careers. He has a Business degree and a PostGraduate of IT from National University of Singapore.