Sanjay Motwani

Vice President Asia Pacific | Raritan

Sanjay Motwani is Vice President, Asia Pacific, responsible for the overall operations in the region. 

Sanjay joined Raritan India in 2005 and over the years under his leadership, the organization has emerged as the industry leader in IT Infrastructure Management Solutions including KVM and power solutions. The organization’s growth is attributed to its unique consultative selling approach, fail proof product range and superior customer support.  

An industry leader with over 25 years of experience, Sanjay has extensive experience in the IT & Telecom sectors across APAC & Middle East. He has held key positions in industry defining global & domestic companies including ICIM, Sprint, Marconi & Reliance, where he has been responsible for their Market Entry strategy & roll out. Sanjay’s experience in introducing new technologies, be it mainframes & computers in the late 80s to launching e-mail in the 90’s and mass mobility in the 2000s gives him an immense understanding of the market challenges & consumer opportunities in the IT & Telecom sectors.        

Known for his strategic outlook, seamless execution and out of the box approach, Sanjay is always on the wheel, leading from the front. He plays an active role in industry forums defining the shape of the Industry and has been a key speaker at multiple platforms including INTEROP, Gartner, CIO Club Seminars, Next 100 Seminars among others.  

JS Wong

Chief Executive Officer | TalariaX Pte Ltd

Jeat Shyan (JS Wong) is the founder and CEO of TalariaX Pte Ltd.  He guided TalariaX to be the pioneer in SMS appliance gateway and is one of the key SMS and mobile messaging player in Singapore, Malaysia and the region. Today, sendQuick is widely used as a Notification Management Platform for IT alerts, Data Centre alerts and many others. sendQuick is used by more than 2000 companies worldwide in more than 40 countries.

Chan Kee Siak

Founder & CEO | Exabytes Group

Started humbly as a helper at his father’s hawker store, Chan enrolled into a local college at 18 years old, selling PC hardware on a part time basis to earn his tuition fees. As he discovered the potential of web hosting and lack of providers in Malaysia when building a website for his customer, at 19 he set up his first web hosting reseller business which was 100% Online based, and business kept coming in. To grab the once in a lifetime opportunity, Chan dropped out of college to concentrate on his online business.

Under the leadership of Chan, today the Exabytes Group consists of 12 subsidiaries, with businesses ranging from web hosting to eCommerce and e-Deliveries, serving over 140,000 businesses with over 1 million users in 121 countries. Besides being the local director of Founder Institute, Chan is also the president of the Internet Alliance, Malaysia, and the honoree of TOYM (Top Outstanding Young Malaysian), 2015.

Chan is also co-founder of EasyParcel, EasyStore, EasyWork, EasySpace and angel investors in several startups.

Tran Viet Hoan

CEO | Asian Dragon

Tran Viet Hoan has over 25 years of work experience in IT, being mainly the Chief Information Officer, working for different industries like FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods), Retail, FinTech, Life Insurance, Pharmaceutical & Healthcare, Automotive Manufacturing, Estate & Construction, Logistics, F&B (Food & Beverage) and IT & Telecom, Agriculture and others.

He has successful records in delivering very unique & valuable contributions to most sophisticated and biggest multinational organizations for Digital Transformation, IoT, AI, Industry 4.0, Machine Learning, Automation in Automotive manufacturing, Agriculture, Smart building and logistics and be present over 35 countries in the world with a lot of IT project deployment experiences like SAP ERP, CRM (Customer Relationship Management), SCM (Supply Chain Management), BI (Business Intelligent), Data Warehouse, ISMS (Information Security Management System), ISO27001, Big Data, Digital Transformation, IoT, Automation, Industry 4.0 and Cyber Security.

He has also been internationally awarded “The best 10 CIOs in Indochina” (Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia) by the most famous US Tech Media IDG (International Data Group) and VCCI (Vietnam Chamber of Commerce & Industry) in 2005 and awarded “the best ERP and e-Business project leader” by ADOC (APEC Digital Opportunities Center) in Taipei, Taiwan in 2005.

Tran Viet Hoan has been exposed on various interviews, talks, articles about the achievements, successful stories, contributions, leadership style, on various newspaper like Saigon Time Daily, PC World Vietnam, PC World Saigon, Saigon Times Weekly, VNPT IT Society Magazine, Vietnam HR Magazine (dedicated for C-Levels & Senior Executives only), Digital Power Magazine (from VNPT, top 1 Telco in Vietnam) or On the Internet like Vietnam Business Forum, Vietnam Banking website, and on TV programs like VTV1 (Vietnam Television) 1, HTV7 (Ho Chi Minh Television 7), and HTV9 (Ho Chi Minh Television 9).

He has been invited the Conference Presenter, Professional Talk/ Presenter on IT and IT Security among CIO Asia Network (Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines and Vietnam) and an honored member of CIO/ CEO Club by the US Tech Media: IDG

Stuart Crowley

Editor | W.Media

Experienced in delivering high-quality campaigns and growth for national and global organisations, Stuart is responsible for producing insightful news content and digital marketing initiatives for W.Media.

Before joining W.Media, he found success in social media marketing for a global RegTech providing compliance solutions using artificial intelligence and machine learning. Previous to that, Stuart developed a career by strategising digital campaigns for conferences attended by global visitors through email, content and social media marketing as well as search engine optimisation and paid ads.

Stuart built his skills for producing high-quality content by achieving first-class Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees from the UK’s top university for Journalism and English Language.

Want to share a story or discuss a digital marketing campaign with Stuart? Email him at stuart@w.media 

Jeffrey Tay

VP, Global Strategic Market Development | SpaceDC

Jeffrey leads the global sales and market development team for SpaceDC, which includes strategic market engagement in terms of customers and the partner ecosystem. Jeffrey brings with him more than 25 years’ experience in developing vital commercial relationships. He holds a vice chairman position for China IDC Alliance SE Asia and DTDATA as well as being an executive member for SG Tech’s Data and Cloud Chapter.

Prior to SpaceDC, Jeffrey has held sale leadership roles for many MNCs and startups which includes professional experiences with IBM, Polycom, General Electric, Oracle, Ericsson (Ex MetreTech) and Colt DC Services. Along with his extensive network, Jeffrey is responsible in delivering end to end solutions for data centers and their build, bridging strategic solutions with partners and vendors to create a strong value proposition for the end customer. Jeffrey is very active in public speaking and is often invited to attend executive round table discussions and deliver keynote sessions in several renown conferences and exhibitions. Especially popular with the Chinese media and partners, Jeffrey perfectly understands the cultural business differences and ethics and is well aware of articulating a successful and well executed go to market strategy.

Endorsed on LinkedIn by many of his colleagues, Jeffrey comes across as a strong and motivational mentor who has been highly regarded as a consultant to undertake the role of engagement with end users. Jeffrey is well versed in establishing long term goals and executing mid and short term action plans, ensuring the success of achieving key mile stones.

Jeffrey Tay

VP Global Strategic Sales and Business Development | Polymer Connected

Jeffrey is a vastly experienced IT executive with 25 years in IT and 20 years in Asia in senior leadership
roles with some of the best global IT service companies evolving around Data Centre , Cloud and big
Data .

Worked for MNC such as IBM , Oracle , GE , Polycom , Colt and also taken on start up role for
successfully establishing first presence in Asia for many foreign groups from Israel , Europe and US .
Jeffrey has extensive networking and active in many DC , Cloud and big data group and consortium in
China and North Asia and this has created leverages for many senior level connections and invited to
chair and be on panel for many IDC salon and forums for many years as well .

Jeffrey is on direct C level relations with big group such as Legan (One Asia ), Iadvantage , Colt , China
Mobile , China Teleocm , Tencent , Huawei , Hutchison , SingTel , Starhub and other providers in North
Asia , namely HK , Taiwan and Japan other than China itself . Also Jeffrey has worked closely with international group such as DCD , Closer Still and W media to try to bridge them into China and proposing a focus on China entity more and not only the usual international brands.

Jeffrey is also working on an initiative with CDCC China and many design institute in China to have them come to Singapore to share their design standard and methodology as China has the most aggressive and diverse environment due to weather and terrain and also governing laws and human resource considerations . Of course not to mention their strength on infra build up and the vast growth and technology enhancement for the cloud enabled applications . Big boys such as Baidu , Ali and Tencent , Huawei is only the limelight and many others such as Byte Dance , Wang Yi and more are fast changing the possible landscape.

Currently , Jeffrey is with Iconz Webvisions (iWV) newly appointed as VP sales and marketing from its new owner to spear head the change in the organization to grow in the new era of Cloud enabled platform and its possible growth in the region leveraging a lot of China ‘s customer branching out into Asean .