Insights on Corporate Social Responsibility

The Discover+ Panel on Corporate Social Responsibility, held on 20 October 2020, was graced by Hosea Lai (Moderator), Head of Social Impact (APAC) at LinkedIn; Ng Boon Heong, Chief Executive Officer at Temasek Foundation Ltd; Eugene Ho, Head of Corporate Affairs at SAP Southeast Asia; Vandna Ramchadani, Regional Head of Corporate Philanthropy for Asia Pacific at Bloomberg…

Insights on International Affairs

On 23 June 2020, Advisory organised a Discovery+ online panel on International Affairs (IA). We had the privilege to host Teddy Low, Assistant Director for Training Programmes at the MFA Diplomatic Academy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and the moderator for the session; Zhilin Sim, Deputy Director, International Cooperation Branch, in the Ministry of Education; Tan Xuan Rong, Deputy Director (Arts and Heritage) in the Ministry of Culture, Community and Youth; and Cindy Eu, Regional Director, International Marketing, in the Singapore Economic Development Board…

Insights on Private Equity

The Discover+ online panel on Private Equity, held on 1 December 2020, featured four professionals in the sector: Dominic Soon (Moderator), Vice President at GIC Private Equity; Alan Tan, Vice President at Morgan Stanley; Kelvin Fu, Director, Strategic Investments & Business Development at Gunung Capital; and Zachary Lee, Director of Investments (Southeast Asia) at EDBI Pte Ltd. Attendees included students and young professionals curious about the private equity space and how to best position themselves for the industry.

Insights on Social Media

The Discover+ Panel on Social Media, held on 3 November, was graced by Clara Koh (Moderator), Head of Policy, Singapore and ASEAN Facebook; Chandan Deep, Head of Emerging Business, Southeast Asia Twitter; Jamin Tan, Head of APAC Regional Product Policy, Trust & Safety Tiktok, Bytedance; Remko Glatzhofer, Team Lead, Global Accounts & Strategic Insights Analyst (APAC) LinkedIn; and Wouter Wiegmans, Solutions Engineer, Whatsapp Facebook…

Conversations with Joshua Au

Joshua Au is the leader of the Singapore Chapter at Infrastructure Masons, and is currently involved in delivering a resilient and secure hosting environment for the scientific community. In this article, he shares about the factors behind the rise of data centres and its importance in our daily lives. He also reveals some common misconceptions regarding data centres, and tips on how individuals can join the industry.

Conversations with Cliff Hartono

Mr. Hartono founded Set in Stone Gallery in 2013 and also established Jasri Partners in 2018. This year, he co-founded Metis Art, with a mission educating and supporting the next generation of art collectors in the region. In this article, Cliff shares his entrepreneurship journey, including the setbacks he faced and how he overcame them and also the defining moments of his journey…

Insights on International Trade

The Discover+ Panel on International Trade, held on 6 October 2020, was graced by Navjeev Singh (Moderator), Development Partner at Enterprise Singapore; Andre Wirjo, Analyst at Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Secretariat; Eleina Alimchandani, Investment Officer at International Finance Corporation; and Karen Yeo, Deputy Director (ASEAN Division) at the Ministry of Trade and Industry. Attendees included students at various levels of education with a desire to know the different career paths in International Trade, and how to best position themselves for such roles…

Conversations with Jeremy Chia

Jeremy Chia is a Consultant at LucaNet (ASEAN). In his current role, he specialises in digital transformation — using business intelligence and analytics tools to help clients maximise the use of financial information through reporting and analysis. In this article, Jeremy shares his journey of finding his passion at the intersection of Finance, Accounting, and Data Analytics…

Conversations with Yuvan Mohan

Yuvan Mohan is a Senior Risk Analyst in an American bank. He has been in banking for the past four years spending stints in Internal Audit, Finance, Treasury, Corporate Affairs & Consumer Cards. Apart from being in banking, Yuvan actively contributes to the community…