Conversations with Dean Tan

Dean Tan is a Deputy Director (Kallang Alive and Industry Development) at Sport Singapore (Sport SG), where he oversees the development of Singapore’s sports industry. He holds a Master of Business Administration from the Alliance Manchester Business School, and previously graduated with a Bachelor’s in Applied Economics from the Nanyang Technological University. Having lived and worked in various places around the world, including China, Iran, and Dubai, he shares valuable experience about pursuing an overseas career, insights from his time at Sport SG, and advice for aspiring students…

Insights on Maritime

On 18 January 2022, Advisory hosted Discover+: Maritime, the 50th edition of the Discovery+ series. Speakers on the panel included:

David Lee (Moderator), Senior Manager, Corporate Communications & Development and Maritime Singapore Connect Office, Singapore Maritime Foundation
Chih Chwen Heng, Director, Shipping Finance, Standard Chartered Bank
Sarah Greenough, Head of Maritime Sustainability and Supply Chain Excellence, BHP Singapore
Shirley Poo, Head of Communications & Sustainability, CMA CGM Asia Pacific
Victor Tan, Executive Vice President (Asia Global Logistics), Toll Group…

Conversations with Teo Shu Qi

Teo Shu Qi is a Data Scientist at Alpha Ori Technologies, a maritime technology company operating in IoT (Internet of Things), Ship ERP (Enterprise Resource Planning) and Big Data science. A Data Science and Analytics graduate from the National University of Singapore, Shu Qi is involved in the digitalisation of maritime operations and using data and machine learning techniques to help in the decision making during operations.

Insights on Logistics

On 5 January 2021, Advisory and Ninja Van co-organised the 25th online panel of the Discovery+ Series, Discover+: Logistics. On our panel that evening, we were privileged to have experienced professionals from a range of logistics companies. The panel consisted of Joel Ong, Chief Operating Officer from Ninja Van; Emily Orcullo, Director, APAC Customer Logistics from LEGO Group; Wendy Xia, Chief of Human Resource from Schenker Singapore; Gerald Glauerdt, Co-Founder and Chief Logistics Officer from Redmart/Lazada Singapore and Wesley Ng, HR Business Partner, Technology from Ninja Van (Moderator)…

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 Mobility

The Discover+ Panel on Mobility, held on 19 May 2020, was graced by Kenny Tan (Moderator), Head of Operations Excellence at Gojek; Andrey Berdichevskiy, Director at Deloitte Future of Mobility Solution Centre; Bai Zhiyong, Assistant Vice President, Strategy (Mobility) at Singapore Economic Development Board; and David Liang, Manager, Evolving Mobility at Land Transport Authority…