Tapping the Immense Potential of the e-Conomy
With the internet economy projected to continue on its tremendous growth spurt, businesses that adopted digital technologies and services early undoubtedly have an edge over their competitors. For companies which have yet to jump on the bandwagon, what massive business opportunities are you missing out on? Learn how to leverage on this global shift as we dissect the economic success of the e-Conomy.
Daniel CheokHead of Business and Listing, DBS Digital Exchange
Daniel Cheok is a veteran in the banking and broker-dealer industry with 24 years of experience under his belt. He is currently responsible for the Business and Listing aspect of the DBS Digital Exchange with extensive experience in servicing intermediaries (broker-clients), digital exchanges, high frequency traders and market makers in the electronic trading space. His other experience with the Bank includes dealing with regulators and exchanges across the region and responsible for the ETF business. His previous roles include being a Supervisory Analyst (Research Compliance) and a Project Manager for the implementation of a Trading System and FIX order routing infrastructure.
Debbie LeeFounder & CEO, TechStorm
Debbie Lee is a media futurist and one of Asia’s top entrepreneurial minds who founded TechStorm Asia’s fastest growing 24/7 network brand on Asian esports gaming and technology innovations. Under her leadership, TechStorm scaled internationally across 9 countries in Southeast Asia, Taiwan and Sri Lanka on 100 partner platforms at top speed of less than 25 months. Lee has over 18 years’ track record of success across international advertising, US, UK media companies, NASDAQ listed ad tech companies and regional broadcast networks. DoubleClick US, TBWA (part of Omnicom Group), Lowe Lintas Group, English Pockett Asia and Asian Food Channel. With prior executive and cross border commercial responsibilities, business network across 25 cities globally.
Her accolades include:
• Named Top Singapore 100 Women in Tech List 2020
• Executive Committee Member under Women in Tech Chapter, Singapore Computer Society (SCS)
• Advisory Board Member, spexBusiness (Sports Singapore)
• Committee Member, Career Women’s Group, Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry
• Advisory Committee (PAC), SUSS School of Science & Technology
• Speaker at Industry Thought leadership events on esports and technology
Lim Wai MunFounder & CEO, Doctor Anywhere
Lim Wai Mun is the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Doctor Anywhere, with more than 10 years of experience in the investment and start-up space. Launched in 2017, Doctor Anywhere is a regional tech-led healthcare company that harnesses the power of technology and connectivity, to combine a holistic range of health and wellness services into a single, integrated platform. Doctor Anywhere’s mission is to bridge efficiency gaps in the health and wellness ecosystem, to bring a seamless and convenient healthcare experience to millions in the region. Before Doctor Anywhere, Wai Mun spent 3 years in private equity, before devoting close to a decade to Temasek Holdings. He was instrumental in the conceptualisation and establishment of Pavilion Energy, a Singapore-based LNG company with significant stakes in the global energy market. The experience at Pavilion Energy equipped him with the essential insights and acumen to lead a team through the complexities of the healthcare landscape. Born and raised in Singapore, Wai Mun graduated with a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering at National University of Singapore.
Patrick CaoPresident , GoTo
Patrick Cao is the President of GoTo, the largest technology group in Indonesia and the “go to” ecosystem for digital daily life. He is responsible for overseeing the finance, corporate development, investor relations and investment activities of GoTo. Previously the President of Tokopedia since 2016, Patrick was responsible for the CFO Office, Financial Technology businesses and global partnerships. Before joining Tokopedia, Patrick was a Principal at Formation 8. In this role, he focused on diversified technology investments in Asia. Prior to Formation 8, Patrick was an Executive Director at UBS Investment Bank, specialising in M&A and capital markets advisory in the TMT, consumer and industrials sectors. Before that, he was a Vice President at Moelis & Company in Hong Kong, where he was engaged in restructuring and corporate finance advisory. Patrick received a B.S. in Business Administration from Carnegie Mellon University. He is currently doing his MBA at Tsinghua University.
Prof Annie Koh (Session Chair) Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice) & Senior Academic Advisor, Business Families Institute and International Trading Institute, Singapore Management UniversityProf Annie Koh (Session Chair)Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice) & Senior Academic Advisor, Business Families Institute and International Trading Institute, Singapore Management University
Professor Annie Koh is Professor Emeritus of Finance (Practice) at Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University (SMU). She is a renowned conference speaker, panel moderator, commentator. A member of the World Economic Forum Global Future Council on New Agenda for Work, Wages and Job Creation, she chairs the Asian Bond Fund 2 supervisory committee of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and AMTD Digital Advisory Council, and serves on Singapore’s Customs Advisory Council. Professor Koh is a board member of AMTD International Inc, PBA Group, Prime US REIT, Prudential Assurance Company Singapore and Yoma Strategic Holdings. She advises family enterprises such as TOP International, Hendricks Corp. Pte Ltd, and startups such as AvePoint EduTech, Dedoco, StashAway and SWAT Mobility. Professor Koh received her Ph.D. in International Finance from Stern School of Business, New York University in 1988, under the Fulbright scholarship. For her outstanding contributions to education and the public sector, she was awarded the Singapore Public Administration Bronze and Silver medals in 2010 and 2016 respectively, and the Adult Education Prism Award in 2017.
- Future-Gaze into Emerging Industries
- Oct 28 2021
- 10:00 am - 12:00 pm