In a Nutshell
  • I advise companies on technology (Strategic and Operational)
  • I help solve business challenges by utilising technology
  • I design and write software
  • I have 26 years of experience in the software development industry
  • I have 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.
  • Software is a service and not a product. Businesses and use cases change over time and the software has to adapt in tandem.
History
  • 2018 - Current, Managing Director,
    Founded Rajang Digital Solutions Sdn. Bhd. Rajang's main focus is to grow with the Sarawak digital economy by looking at locally developed solutions. Our main interest is intelligent systems (in Technology 4.0) such as business data analytics and chatbots.
  • 1997 - Current, Chief Technology Officer & Director
    Joined Independent Data Services Pty Ltd in Adelaide Australia as a senior developer and subsequently Chief Technology Officer and Director. Independent Data Services provides data management and analytics for upstream oil and gas industry. A pioneer company in the space of the Digital Oilfield where we work to convert operational data into actionable business knowledge.
  • 1995 - 1997, IT Manager
    Joined Petronas Carigali PTTEP Operating Company as a systems manager. Planned and implemented their data center, data link-up between rig and town and planned and managed their IT infrastructure
  • 1994 - 1995, Sales Engineer
    Joined Sime Darby Systems as a technical marketing specialist for SGI and Cray Super computer handling the following portfolios, Education and Oil and Gas. I performed research and present competitive analysis against our competitor's products and provide rapid development for delivery of proof of concepts
  • 1992 - 1994, 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)
Referals
Personal contact available on request.
  • Santos South Australia
  • Woodside Energy
  • Premier Oil Plc
  • Talisman/Repsol
  • Market Management Services Sdn. Bhd.
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