Conversations with Joycelyn Yik

Joycelyn Yik is a Senior Planner at the Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). As a planner in URA’s Strategic Planning Group, Joycelyn is part of a team that plans for Singapore’s long-term land uses over the next 50 years. She has an extensive background in multiple aspects of planning, having worked in several departments across URA, and is currently involved in URA’s Long-Term Plan Review…

Insights on FinTech

On 2 March 2021, Advisory hosted Discover+: FinTech. Speakers on the panel included: Lim Siew Hoon (Moderator), Global Program Manager, PayPal; Jeremy Soh, Head of Singapore Development Centre, PayPal; Chia Hock Lai, Founding President of Singapore Fintech Association, Co-Chairman of Blockchain Association Singapore, Co-Founder of Global Fintech Institute; Harris Leow, Regional Merchant Solutions, Visa, Vincent Teo, Vice President of Digital & Growth / Offshore Wealth Management, OCBC Bank….

Conversations with Chong You Zhen

Chong You Zhen is a Lead Economist for Mobility & Deliveries at Grab. He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor’s degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering. In this interview, You Zhen shares about his experience working in Grab and how he made the career switch from a Senior Estate Manager at Housing Development Board (HDB) almost four years ago. He also offers valuable advice for youths looking to join the fast-paced and dynamic tech industry…

Insights on Blockchain

On 16 November 2021, Advisory hosted Discover+: Blockchain, the 46th edition of the Discovery+ series. Speakers on the panel included:

Chia Hock Lai (Moderator), Chairman, ASEAN Blockchain Consortium
Hassan Ahmed, Head, Southeast Asia Coinbase
Peter Demeo, Head of Digital Asset Infrastructure, IBM Systems
Quah Zheng Wei, Co-Founder & CEO, Accredify
Steven Koh, Director, Government Digital Services (Agile Consulting and Engineering), Government Technology Agency of Singapore…

Insights on Sustainability

On 2 November 2021, Advisory hosted Discover+: Sustainability, the 45th edition of the Discovery+ series. Speakers on the panel included:

Winne Tan (Moderator), Senior Vice President, Sustainability, Great Eastern
Lindsey Wiedmann, Chief Legal Officer, Maxeon Solar Technologies
Rayner Loi, Co-Founder and CEO, Lumitics
Wang Weixiang, Director, Environmental Policy Division, Ministry of Sustainability and the Environment…

Insights on Entrepreneurship

On 7th September 2021, Advisory hosted Discover+: Entrepreneurship, the 41st edition of the Discovery+ series. Speakers on the panel included:
Ng Yi Ming (Moderator) — CEO of Tribe
Jeffery Tiong — Founder & CEO of PatSnap
Johnathan Lim — Director of Global Innovation Network Enterprise Singapore
Karl Mak — Co-Founder & CEO HEPML Group & SGAG
Wilson Wang — Deputy Director of Investments and Business Development in the Industry Liason Office, NUS…