In a Nutshell
  • Advise businesses on technology (Strategic and Operational)
  • Advise businesses, teams and individuals on product development
  • Help businesses transform through technology adoption and digitalisation
  • Help develop software development human capital resources
  • Advocate for cloud adoption
  • Design software solutions
  • 26 years of experience in the software development industry
  • 26 years of leadership role in technology teams
Methodology
  • Certified SCRUM Master and Agile Software Development practitioner. I believe in continuous delivery of software as it is being built in order to deliver relevant and valuable deliverables.
  • Develop solutions from the bottom up - users come first
  • Software is a service and not an end-product. Businesses and use cases change over time and the software has to adapt in tandem.
History
  • 2018 - Current, CEO, Chief Disruptor,
    Rajang Digital Solutions
    To bridge industry and academia by transforming the industry and developing students to be ready to fill the need.
  • Independent Data Services
    2019 - Current, Senior Advisor & Director
    1998 - 2018, Chief Technology Officer & Director
    Develop and deploy SaaS solutions for the upstream oil and gas companies. Developed the first SaaS web delivered oil-field data reporting and analysis service. Pioneering staff and pioneer developer for the SaaS product. Grew from one software developer in to a full global operation with software development activities in Malaysia and the UK. Worked with research projects to build insights into technology innovation and future applications for the digital oilfield. (Independent Data Services)
  • Petronas Carigali PTTEP Operating Company (CPOC)
    1997 - 1998, IT Manager
    Joined Petronas Carigali PTTEP Operating Company as a systems manager. Planned and implemented their geology/seismic analysis workstation/servers, data link-up between rig and town and planned and managed their IT infrastructure
  • Sime Darby Systems Sdn. Bhd.
    1996 - 1997, HPC Pre-Sales Engineer
    Joined Sime Darby Systems as a technical marketing specialist for SGI and Cray Super computer handling the following portfolios, Meteorological, Multimedia/Broadcasting, Education and Oil and Gas.
  • Universiti Malaysia Sarawak (UNIMAS) - Faculty of Information Technology
    1994 - 1996, Research Assistant
    Joined UNIMAS as a research assistant. Focused mainly on GIS, Artificial Intelligence projects. and Internet technology specifically in web technology (it was at its infancy)
Accomplishments/ Contributions
  • International Digital Economy Conference Sarawak (IDECS) 2017 Speaker/Panelist
  • 2015, 9th International Conference on IT in Asia, Transforming Big Data into Knowledge, Panelist (Future and Challenges of Big Data Research)
  • Industry Advisory Panelist - UNIMAS FCSIT- 2014 to present
  • Industry Advisory Panelist - Swinburne University Sarawak, School of Information and Communication Technologies - 2014 to present
  • Industry Advisory Panelist - Monash University Malaysia, School of Information Technology - 2010 to 2014
Technical Interest