Insights on Real Estate

The Discover+ Panel on Real Estate, held on 18 August 2020, was graced by Kemmy Tan (Moderator), Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of M+S; Lucas Loh, President and China’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of CapitaLand Group; Tang Wei Leng, Managing Director, Singapore at Colliers International; and Wong Sheau Fong, Divisional Director, Asset Development, Architecture and Land Planning at Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC…

Insights on Maritime

The Discover+ Panel on Maritime, held on 21 July 2020, was graced by Evelyn Seah (Moderator), Assistant Vice President (Workforce Strategy & HR Tech) at PSA Corporation Limited; Catherine Lai, Senior Manager (International Maritime Centre Promotion) at the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore; Benny Lim, Fleet Superintendent at A.P. Moller Singapore, Maersk; Naveen Sharma, Project Engineer, LH2 (Liquid Hydrogen) at Shell…

Insights on Islamic Finance

The Discover+ Panel on Islamic Finance, held on 7th July 2020, was graced by Mohamed Shehzad (Moderator), Chief Executive Officer at Ethis Malaysia; Abdullah Hidayat Mohamad, Co-Founder and Director of Business Development at Ficus Venture Capital; Ahmad Khalis, Of Counsel at K&L Gates Straits Law LLC ; Norzulkarnien Nor Mohamad, Head of Islamic Banking and Senior Vice President at Maybank Singapore; and Dr. Shamsiah Abdul Karim, Executive Director and CEO at Pergas Investment Holdings…

Conversations with Paul Piong

Paul Piong has been serving as Staff Firmware Engineer at Tesla for the past seven years, and currently works on the firmware for the Battery Management Systems of the Model 3 and Model Y vehicles. Before that, he worked as a Software Engineer at Garmin International, specialising in low-level code and device drivers for several GPS-enabled fitness products. His career focus so far has been on software development with various hardware platforms, computer architecture and real-time embedded computing systems. Paul graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Computer Engineering) from the University of Michigan, and a Master of Science (Computer Engineering) from the University of Kansas…

Insights on Human Capital

On 5 May 2020, Advisory organised a Discovery+ online panel on Human Capital. We had the privilege to host Brandon Lee, Group Director, Transformation Support Group, Workforce Singapore; Bianca Stringuini, Head of Inclusion, Community and Wellbeing (APAC), Visa; and Rahul Daswani, Head, People and Culture, Open Government Products, Govtech. The session was moderated by Anastasia Shamgunova, HR Director (APAC), Kaspersky Lab…

Insights on Banking & Finance

The Discover+ online panel on Banking and Finance, held on 26 May 2020, featured four professionals in the sector: Edmund Twohill (Moderator), Vice-President, Consumer Banking Group (CBG) Digital and Customer Experience at DBS Bank; Bryan Low, Senior Client Advisor at Credit Suisse AG; Jacinda Loh, Director of Leverage Finance at Maybank Kim Eng; and Vicki Wong, Assistant Vice President (APAC Intelligence Analyst) at Bank of America…