Head of Infra Engagement | Facebook
Gavin leads government, industry, and community engagements to lower regulatory barriers and develop internet investment plans in Asia. He is a member of Facebook’s HQ investment team managing $B infra assets (data centers and submarine cables). Key examples include: FB’s first data center in Singapore/Asia ($1.4B), subsea cable investments across APAC, and tech talent and digital inclusion projects for community impact.
As a co-opted Councillor at SGTech, Gavin contributes to industry development initiatives via its Data Center Committee, and thought leadership related to tech and startup growth in Singapore/Asia. Prior to Facebook, Gavin was a partner at Control Risks advising multinationals on business risks as they invest in emerging markets. Early in his career Gavin covered a national strategic development portfolio with the Singapore Prime Minister’s Office, and ran a tech startup.