Conversations with Shermin Ho

Shermin is a Pre-Sales Consultant at Automation Anywhere, where she leverages Robotic Process Automation (RPA) to help organisations increase cost efficiency, speed, accuracy and compliance. Prior to this, she worked as a technology consultant at Veeva Systems. In this article, Shermin shares how she landed in the technological field, why she made her job switch and valuable advice for those interested in pursuing a career in this field…

Conversations with Genie Gan

Genie Gan is the Head of Public Affairs & Government Relations (APAC), Kaspersky. Genie’s story is one of diverse professional experiences, which brought her to become an entrepreneur and also work in professional services (in accounting and law), showbiz, the public sector, non-profit, and now government relations and public affairs in the private sector…

Insights on Consulting

On 28 April 2020, Advisory organised our third Discovery+ online panel: Discover+: Consulting. On our panel, we were privileged to have with us Lee Jee Soo, Associate from the Boston Consulting Group; Jonathan Ang, Associate from Ernst & Young; Melanie Tan, Innovation Consultant from Deloitte; and Regine Chan, Business Analyst from McKinney & Company…

Insights on Venture Capital

On 21 April 2020, Advisory organised its second Discovery+ online panel: Discovery+: Venture Capital. On our panel, we are privileged to have Lim Ee Ling (moderator), Country Head, Innovation & Partnerships Team, 500 Startups, Rina Neoh, Co-founder of Ficus Venture Capital, Christian Cadeo, Managing Partner (Asia) from Big Idea Ventures and Ian Sikora, Director of Openspace Ventures. Our registered participants comprised students from various education levels and institutions with a common curiosity in the prospects of the Venture Capital space, and what they can do to better position themselves to enter…

Insights on Cybersecurity

On 15 December 2019, Advisory brought together professionals and students at Discover: Cybersecurity to demystify and share some of their insights on cybersecurity. Discover: Cybersecurity was organized by Advisory, alongside the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) and the Association of Information Security Professionals (AiSP)…

Conversations with Simon Gwozdz

Simon is the founder and CEO of Equatorial Space Industries, a Singapore-based space launch company that develops rockets and sends satellites into orbit. He graduated from the National University of Singapore and has never looked back on turning his childhood passion into his career. Here, he shares with us with his journey in pioneering and operating a start-up from scratch, and his hopes and aspirations for the space industry in Singapore…

Conversations with Adrian Ang

Adrian Ang is the cofounder and CEO of AEvice Health. Driven by a passion to create something that can help others, Adrian founded AEvice in 2016 and worked on wearable devices alongside Professor Ser Wee from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU). Together, they came up with AireSone Junior, a non-intrusive wearable device that helps children better manage respiratory diseases. Tell me more about yourself & AEvice Health. AEvice Health started in 2016 to solve an unmet need in the market. Very often, children and elderly who developed an asthma attack in the middle of the night are able to get it under control with the use of reliever inhaler (also commonly known as Ventolin)…