Swati Khandelwal

Executive Editor | Zee Business

Swati Khandelwal
Executive Editor, Zee Business

Heads overall editorial & corporate developments of India’s leading business news channel – Zee Business

News Editor & Anchor with 16 years of experience in TV production, news reporting, live TV news shows. Influential and well-known; known for a contagious passion for excellence, a talent for resourceful and creative solutions and a dedication far beyond conventional expectations. Thrives as team player. Versatile media professional with in-depth experience in generating clear multi-media messages for print, online, television, and broadcast media.

Have written regularly business news articles for English Business Daily – The Hindu Business Line, writes for DNA Money and a regular expert on Radio One 94.3 with views on economy & financial world

Swati is a strong and a very credible voice in the automobile space and has over a decade experience of reviewing cars & bikes and hosts a weekly auto show – Zeegnition- that is telecasted on Zee Business & Zee Hindustan

Confident communicator with experience of interviewing and interacting successfully with key figures in business, political and corporate world.

Part of organisations’s seniormost leadership council and contributes on channel’s future strategy development and planning on a regular basis

Recipient of Donald T. Sheehan International Scholarship at Wharton Seminars for Business Journalists, Wharton School of the University Of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, U.S.A . She has recently bagged the Most Promising Business Communicator Award 2017 by Association Of Business Communicators of India(ABCI)

Prior to Zee, Swati has worked for CNBC-TV 18 & Bloomberg TV India in leadership roles both in Delhi & Mumbai.

She is married for 11 years and has a 7 year old son based in Mumbai.

Kam Leung

Region Deputy Head of Hyperscale Sales (APAC) | NTT Ltd.

Mr. Kam Leung, the Region Deputy Head of Hyperscale Sales, APAC, NTT Ltd., is in charge of managing large scale Data Centre business relationships and its growth in Asia with his regional team.  Kam joined NTT in 2010 and was initially responsible for directing the growth of the company’s revenue, managing global strategic accounts and developing solution partnerships before taking leadership of the Hong Kong sales team in 2015. He has 30 years of extensive international experience in enterprise ICT infrastructure, solutions and consultancy. Prior to joining NTT, Kam took various business development and consultancy roles in the industry, including Gartner, Cable & Wireless and Unisys Inc.

Mr. Leung holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and a Postgraduate Diploma in Business from the University of Sheffield, UK.

Hendra Suryakusuma

Chairman | Indonesia Data Centre Provider Organisation

Founder of Elitery (PT Data Sinergitama Jaya), one of Hendra’s greatest achievement is becoming the first TIER III data centre certified by Uptime Institute back in March 2012. Elitery was also appointed the data center consultant for the Bank of Indonesia, Financial State Auditor (BPK RI) and the Indonesian Army.

In 2011 he graduated from Founder Institute, the biggest incubation organisation based in Silicon Valley, which has contributed to expanding his knowledge of the global IT industry.

Together with Professor Kalamullah Ramli, Hendra founded IDPRO which stands for Indonesia Data Centre Provider Organization in June 2016 and in April 2019 was appointed as Chairman of (IDPRO), where members of IDPRO are leaders of Data Centre industry in Indonesia namely; Telkom Sigma, NTT, Indosat, Lintas Arta, XL (Princeton Digital Group), Elitery, DCI-Equinix, Graha Teknologi Nusantara, CBN and Universitas Indonesia

Michael Mudd

Founder and Managing Partner | APP LP (APP)

Michael (Mike) Mudd is the founder and Managing Partner of APP LP (APP) an advisory providing opinion and insight into digital transformation for trade. He provides opinion and insight on policy for digital trade, data governance, privacy, security, compliance and technical standards.

An acknowledged subject matter expert on the nexus of data privacy, security and governance for digital trade, he is recognised as one of the top 200 influencers in APAC. He has drafted numerous papers and comments and technical papers for submission to the ISO as an expert member of joint technical committee (JTC-1) of the ISO.

He is the chairman of the Public Policy Working Group of the Middle East & North Africa Cloud Alliance, MENACA, and the Senior Digital Advisor to International Economics Consulting Limited a leading consultancy in Trade Economics with offices in Africa. 

He is a member of the Hong Kong Government Expert Committee Working Group on Cloud Security and Privacy. As a private sector member, reviewed numerous opinions and papers for policy. He is a member of the Overseas Security Advisory Council, (OSAC) and Hong Kong Computer Society, (HKCS) member, policy committee. 

Blog  https://techerati.com/expert/michael-mudd

He may be contacted at asiapolicypartners@outlook.com 

Burgess Cooper

Partner - Consulting Services | EY

Burgess Cooper is a Partner & Heads Cyber Security Market with a team of 600+ professionals.

He has 23+ years of experience in securing some of the biggest brands in the world from potential cyber-attacks.

Prior to EY he was a CISO with Vodafone and HSBC and responsible for Information Security, Privacy & Compliance across the Telecom and BFSI sector.

He is a regular speaker and a jury member at prominent industry events – BCCI, ASSOCHAM, CII, CISO, E-crime and a qualified EC-Council’s CEI Master Trainer for Industry CISO certification course.

Alex Chan

General Manager, Digital Transformation | Hong Kong Productivity Council

Mr. Alex Chan is the General Manager, Digital Transformation at the Hong Kong Productivity Council (HKPC). Joined HKPC in 2020, Alex is a seasoned IT consultancy professional with more than 20 years of MNC experience in the consultancy, utilities and telecommunication industries. Alex currently lead the industry consulting, digital enablement and cybersecurity units in HKPC. 

Prior to joining HKPC, Alex was holding an executive position in a global leading consulting company and managed the Hong Kong utilities practice. He was responsible for technology consulting and industry advisory delivery. 

Alex has extensive experience in delivering and managing various types of projects, including digital transformation, IT strategy, design thinking transformation, mobile application development, complex system implementation and business process reengineering. 

Alex held a bachelor’s degree of Information Engineering and master’s degree of Electronic Commerce. Alex is a Corporate Member of Hong Kong Institution of Engineers (MHKIE).

Paul Dwyer

Director, xScale Asia Pacific | Equinix

Paul has 10+ years of Data Centre experience in the Asia Pacific region. He is currently a Director and Regional Leader of the xScale platform for Equinix, with a responsibility for site development, new and existing market expansion as well as client engagement. The xScale platform in Asia Pacific is quickly expanding with a JV in Japan announced in 2020 and further expansion in other parts of the region coming soon!

Rosanna Tang

Head of Research, Hong Kong and Greater Bay Area | Colliers International

Rosanna Tang has joined Colliers in 2019 as the Head of Research, Hong Kong and Greater Bay Area. With 15 years’ research experience Rosanna has a deep understanding of all property sectors, research products and client requirements. Prior to joining Colliers, she worked in the Corporate Planning & Strategic Investment Department of Sun Hung Kai Properties where she led and contributed to research analysis for Hong Kong and overseas property markets. Prior to SHKP she was with CBRE in their Hong Kong and Asia Pacific research teams, where she led numerous research papers and client orientated initiatives.

Rosanna graduated from Peking University with a Bachelor of Law degree majoring in Political and Public Administration, with a double degree in Sociology. She then went on to earn a Master of Science degree in Finance from the University of Michigan.

Vishal Pranjale

Head of Cyber Security & Business Resiliency | Invesco Limited

Vishal is an Information Security leader with 20+ years of experience in Information Security / Cyber security, having an attitude for meeting challenges with expertise in Enterprise Risk Management, Implementation of industry specific standards, Security Policies & Procedures and Information Security advisory and assurance. Vishal’s experience includes building enterprise cyber security strategic programs, build strong relationships with business leaders, Technology leaders and advise boards on cyber security as a trusted advisor.

With CISSP, CISA, CISM certifications and strong technical background, Vishal has led many cyber security assignments to organizations such as Financial Services (Banking and Insurance), Communication and High Tech (Telecommunication), Products (Healthcare and life sciences), IT and ITES, Retail and manufacturing. Passionate team player with proven track record of managing large teams for project execution by knowledge sharing, easy to interact with, positive in attitude and innovative in thoughts.

MD Kamal Hossain

Managing Director | Dhaka Colo Ltd

MD Kamal Hossain is the Managing Director of Dhaka Colo & Earth Telecommunication Ltd. He is a highly qualified management & engineering expert. He has Over 2 decades working with ip-network and datacenter designing an operation. Experienced over 20 years of Bangladesh internet and datacenter market.

Kamal is an expert of transformation from dialup network to FTTX network. Kamal has a Bsc in engineering and a tech enthusiast.

Babitha B P

Chief Information Security Officer | CSB Bank Ltd

Chief Information Security Officer in CSB Bank Ltd (formerly known as Catholic Syrian Bank), is the head of IT security, driving the IT security strategy and implementation forward whilst protecting the business from security threats and cyber-hacking. Have 18 +years of diverse Information Technology & security experience, building high performance cross-functional teams that have consistently delivered excellent results. Has held a series of roles in Information Technology for over a decade.

Speaker and moderator in International tech summits, Tech forums and conferences, ISACA chapters, Kerala Management Association and Cyber Security Awareness Events in colleges. A Graduate of Bachelor of Technology (B Tech) from Kerala University,

a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) issued by the Information Systems Audit and Control Association (ISACA), holds Diploma in information audit (DISA) holds Certified Network Security Specialist (CNSS) issued by International Cyber Security Institute and is a Certified

Associate of Indian Institute of Bankers. (CAIIB) from Indian Institute of Banking & Finance (IIBF).

Has been honoured with Cyber Sentinel Award 2020, CXO Tech Excellence award 2020 by CXOTV News Virtual Tech Summit and Award 2020, Best IT Leader Information Security and Risk Management by BFSI Innovation and Tech Summit, Defenders 100 Award by CISOCONNECT, BOLD CISO Award by dynamic CISO 2020, Top 100 CISO Award 2020 by CISO Platform and InfoSec Maestro Award 2019.

Ujjyaini Mitra

Chief Data Officer | ZEE + ZEE5 ( India & Global)

Analytics leader and a passionate mentor

“Think beyond best in class, Let’s think NEXT IN CLASS”
Chief Data Officer, ZEE + ZEE5 ( India & Global)

Ujjyaini Mitra is a Senior Executive with 14 years of rich Leadership
experience in establishing Data as a Culture at large organizations,
successfully building and leading Centre of Excellence through creative
methods, leading business strategies through data driven actionable Insights. She holds a postgraduate degree Quantitative Econometrics, Statistics and Computer Science from ISI, Kolkata.

Her work experience is spread over the Globe across industries – Digital Media, E-commerce, Telecom, CPG, Healthcare, Retail Banking, Travel & Hoteling Business – both B2C and B2B. Previously she has been associated with companies like ZEE5, Voot, Flipkart, Airtel and McKinsey & Company.

At Zee, as Chief Data Officer, she is building Centre of Excellence for ZEE spanning across Broadcast, Digital, Movies and Music – both Domestic & Global businesses. Her works spans across Business Intelligence, Business Analytics, Predictive and Prescriptive Modelling, Artificial Intelligence, Market Research & Digital lab and Large data infrastructure to build Customer 360 with Data governance.

Ujjyaini is working to embed science in the field of Art – in taking content decisions, concept generation, production to postproduction, hyper-personalised communication, Contextual Ad serving through Artificial Intelligence and Neuro Science. She is leading the team that collectively serves the single source of truth and answers Who, What, How and Why of the Business strategies.

Dr. Neeta Verma

Director General | National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology, Government of India

Dr. Neeta Verma is the Director General of National Informatics Centre, a Premier Science and Technology organization of the Government of India.

With a career spanning over three and a half decades, she has been instrumental in implementing high impact digital initiatives across the country. In her current role as DG-NIC, she is spearheading the development of digital platforms for various initiatives of the Government of India under the ‘Digital India Program’.

She has been an active proponent of leading citizen engagement through technology led government initiatives at various levels of governance. She was instrumental in setting up of the technology platform for MyGov, which is a citizen engagement and crowd sourcing platform engaging over one crore citizens. It was under her leadership that NIC launched open data platform to release government data in open for public good.

Under her leadership, NIC also established National Data Centers at various locations in the country and later on launched the first National Cloud for Government in 2014 to provide state-of-the-art ICT Infrastructure to Government Departments for delivery of citizen services. At NIC, she has led the establishment of one of its kinds Centres of Excellence in Blockchain, Application Security, Artificial Intelligence, and Data Analytics. She has also played a key role in setting up of NIC CERT (Cyber emergency response team) in 2017. In 2019, She was featured amongst the top 55 inspiring women around the world who have showcased the prowess of technology in government sector.

During the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, she is working closely with various national institutions such as Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MoHFW), National Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) to extend necessary technical advice and support.

She was also the member of the Advisory committee for National Digital Health Blueprint (NDHB), which is a national initiative of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare (MohFW), Government of India, focused on creation of a common platform and providing the right ecosystem for integration of the existing disparate health information systems which have existed in silos.

She holds a Ph.D. from Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Her areas of research interests include applications of emerging technologies in Governance, Cyber Security, Data Centers, etc. Apart from publishing her research in national and international journals, she has also co-authored books on importance of technology in governance.

She has been regularly invited at various national and international conferences and forums to provide thought leadership around technology in e-Governance.

Luke Ma

Partner of Cyber Risk Services | Deloitte China

Luke is the Partner of Cyber Risk Services of Deloitte China. Covering Southern China, he is an information security and risk management professional with more than 20 years experiences in a global financial institution, telecommunications and global professional services firm.

Amit Saxena

Global Deputy CTO | State Bank of India

Global Deputy Chief Technology Officer with over 22 years plus of experience in Strategy formation, Short and Long term goals planning, Application development, Implementation, Stakeholder Management, product development and Business management

Leader in transforming digital banking, innovations introducer for customer centric journeys .

Excellent leader with exposure in conceptualizing and architecting very complex and big strategic transformation technical projects and influencing stakeholder views on acceptable investment.

Extensive experience in developing strategy and implementation plans, SOP for overall management, supervision and management of programs across domains and verticals

Extensive consulting experience with stakeholders, demonstrative effective relationship with them.

Shared focus with cross functional teams – business, horizontals, partners

Adept at handling day to day administrative activities in coordination with external and internal departments.

Strong communicator with ability to ensure execution of time bound deliverables.

Ravinder Singh

Chief Information & Innovation Officer | Vistara – TATA SIA Airlines Ltd

Ravinder Pal Singh (Ravi) is Harvard Alumni, Award Winning Technologist, Rescue Pilot, Angel Investor and Global speaker with several hundred global recognition and patents. His body of work, mostly 1st in the world is making difference within acute constraints of culture and cash via commodity technology. He has been acknowledged as world’s top 10 Robotics Designer, #1 Artificial Intelligence Leader in Asia and world’s top 25 CIO. Ravi is active in India, USA, Singapore, Scotland, Mexico and Africa thru advisory, co-creation, hackathons and innovation funding to create mass-entrepreneurship at grassroots across rural, towns and cities. Over a decade as investor he has mentored and managed successes and failure with a net portfolio gain of over 22X ROI. Ravi continues to serve various international agencies by flying several hundred hours as emergency response expeditions ranging from covid to floods to earthquakes.

John Booth

Consultant | Carbon3IT Ltd

John Booth is a well-known figure in EU data centre circles, primarily for his role as reviewer for the
EU Code of Conduct for Data Centres (Energy Efficiency) (EUCOC) programme and his work with the
Certified Energy Efficiency Data Centre Award (CEEDA) which assesses data centres to a subset of the EUCOC best practices.

He is also the chair of the Data Centre Alliance’s (DCA) Energy Efficiency & member of the Sustainability steering group, shaping the DCA’s policy on these topics as well as providing support to the DCA in other steering groups and the Alliance’s wider activities.

He is the V Chair of the BCS Green IT specialist group.
He also represents the BCS/DCA/Carbon3IT Ltd on the TCT7/3 committee that works upon the EN50600 Data Centres Design and Build Standards and KPI’s (PUE ETC) John has recently been appointed to the Advisory Board of the Sustainable Digital Infrastructure Alliance and will be working on the ECO-Qube project.

He runs his own Green IT consultancy, Carbon3IT Ltd, providing support to organisations that are
preparing to adopt various data centre standards including the more general standards such as Quality, Environment, Business Continuity, Information Security, and Energy Management, as well as DC assessment services for DCD and the DCA. They also provide specialist niche consultancy in the
field of Green IT.

Carbon3IT Ltd has recently completed work on the EURECA project, www.dceureca.eu , this EU funded project was rated as “exceptional” by the EC and dealt with the procurement of green data centres and services for the EU public sector.
John has recently completed an assignment on behalf of Green IT Amsterdam to provide programme management for the CATALYST project http://project-catalyst.eu/

John is a lead auditor for ISO50001: (2011/2018) Energy Management Systems and ISO 22301 Business Continuity Management Systems, is a Certified Data Centre Audit Professional CDCAP TM (Recert 2018) and is an ESOS registered Assessor.
He is also the Technical Director of the National Data Centre Academy, which hopes to provide practical technical training to the data centre community in the near future.

Khushru Mistry

CIO & SVP | Eureka Forbes Ltd

Khushru graduated with Honors from University of Mumbai with a Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science) degree in 1988 and began his career as an IT Software engineer in Jan 1989 in Hong Kong with a domestic software development company. He progressed through to become a Network Engineer with McDonnell Douglas Information Systems HKG Ltd, later acquired by

British Telecoms Asia Ltd in late 1989 where he became the Regional Project Manager for Asia- Pacific region. In 1992, he did a short stint as the Regional Project Manager with DataCraft Asia

Limited (now NTT) and joined HSBC (in Hong Kong) in 1993. Post a 23 year career with HSBC, in 2016, he joined the Shapoorji Pallonji Group. During his tenure with British Telecoms and Datacraft, he was instrumental in implementing large back-bone telecommunication networks for South Korea, Taiwan and Malaysia as part of “berthing of the Internet”.

Khushru joined HSBC Hong Kong in 1993. Over a period of 23 years with HSBC, he held multiple positions and roles within the Information Technology division of HSBC, spanning multiple
countries and regions. He was instrumental in building and consolidating the IT Operations in Middle East and Levant regions (1993 thru 1997), he was in India (1997 thru 1999) to expand the
IT Operations to support the expansion of HSBC Bank, he moved back to Hong Kong (1999 thru 2001) to lead the transformation and implementation of the HSBC Global Back-Bone network, he
was transferred to India in 2001 to commence building the IT infrastructure and frame-work for BPO operations (across 6 countries, 21 centres), he was also instrumental in establishing the IT framework for HSBC Global Software Development company.
Khushru joined the Shapoorji Pallonji Group in 2016 and was associated with Sterling & Wilson as their IT Advisor & Consultant.
In his current role as the CIO & Senior VP for Eureka Forbes, Khushru is spear-heading the Digital Transformation of company and is responsible for injecting cloud-based technologies with
Machine Learning and AI technologies to enable businesses to enhance their engagement with the customers and provide a seamless omni-channel experience. Khushru has a depth and breadth of experience in Information & Communication Technology, IT
Infrastructure management & development, people, project management and IT/business transformations across multiple platforms and geographies.

Chirag Boonlia

Group CTO | Embassy Group

A Digital Transformation Catalyst, a passionate Leader, an Entrepreneur in spirit, a Mentor with flair of engineering, technology & business acumen, I am on a mission to challenge the status-quo & create a new paradigm.
Having worked in various roles & responsibilities in Business Transformation initiatives transcending across multiple domains, multiple technologies & organizations ranging from established to institutional backed startups, its imminent for me to leverage my education, exposure in the best possible way to add value to the organization I am working for.

Domains Exposure : Real Estate (Commercial, Residential, Hospitality, Co-living, Facility Management, Co-work etc), Distribution, Manufacturing, Retail, Warehouse Management, Stores, Malls, Hotels, Co-Working Offices, Food courts, IT Digital Transformation & Management Consultancy.

Core Technology Exposure : Oracle CRM, Siebel CRM, Oracle Apps, Oracle Retail, Infor WMS, Yardi, Salesforce, LeadSquared, WINHMS, SAP etc

Organizations : Infosys, Oracle, JSW, Aditya Birla Retail, Virtuous Retail, Embassy Group

Takuya Yusa

Executive Manager of Data Center Cooling Products Task Force | NTT FACILITIES, INC

Takuya Yusa has 15+ years of experience in the data center industry, mainly in the data center cooling facilities. Now, Yusa, as executive manager of NTT FACILITIES, is responsible for providing globally available but locally customized data center cooling solutions in Japan over the partnerships with global cooling manufactures. Today, Yusa will share some trends of recent facilities’ design for hyper scale data centers in Japan while touching actual track records of data center (mainly cooling) products sales.

Derrick Lau

Director, Enterprise Accounts and Marketing | Johnson Controls

Derrick joined Johnson Controls, Asia Pacific in May 2019 and serves as the Director, Enterprise Accounts and Marketing Asia Pacific.
Prior to joining JCI, Derrick held several leadership roles in Samsung South East Asia and Oceania. His last role being the Head of Air Conditioner Business, where he launched the World’s first WindFree air con across the region. Derrick also served as the Regional Head of Construction (Business Vertical) where he led the regional team to launch Samsung SmartThings across the region.
Prior to Samsung, Derrick served in numerous key Commercial and Marketing roles for organizations including Philips Lighting and Schneider Electric, where he held both local and regional leadership roles. Derrick also served on the Executive Committee of the Asian Institute for Intelligent buildings (Singapore Chapter) from 2005 to 2012 and served as President from 2008-2009.

Kevin Wee

Director, Data Center Vertical Market (APAC) | Johnson Controls

A leader with proven abilities and track record both in and out of the industry. Kevin’s goal is to deliver strategically aligned business outcomes in the competitive market for customers. His valuable advice and counsel has helped him foster and developed successful long-term partnerships.

With a knack in identifying key industry trends, Kevin is also sensitive to the changes in customers’ needs, developing competencies in areas of customer management and client consulting. Coupled with his deep set interest in the colocation, cloud and managed solutions field, Kevin brings with him a whole track record of expertise to empower customers across various industries. 

Hendrikus Gozali

Country General Manager |  Johnson Controls

Hendrikus joined Johnson Controls Indonesia in 2019 and currently serves as the Country General Manager / President Director there. He joins us with over 10 years of experience leadings organizations, having served as the country leader for various other Multi-national corporations. Prior to Johnson Controls, Hendrikus led Honeywell Indonesia from 2016-2019, PT. Berca Schindler Lifts from 2013- 2015, and PT Trane Indonesia from 2010-2013 before that. In all these roles, Hendrikus directly leads the business planning and execution to grow the business in Indonesia sustainably. Prior to this, Hendrikus spent over 10 years in various commercial roles in Multi-national corporations serving the build environment.

Weng Mingqiang (David)

Director of Huawei Indonesia DC Facility Business | Huawei

David is the Director of Huawei Indonesia’s DC facilities. He is highly experienced as a solution architect having designed DC facilities over his years in Huawei. In the last 4 years, David has been directly involved in the construction, renovation, Operations & Maintenance of Huawei datacenters. Prior to this, David spent his time Huawei as the design architect for global data center facilities in China, Africa, Middle east, and Central Asia.

Andy Hobbs

Senior Managing Director, Data Centre Solutions, APAC | CBRE

Andy is the Senior Managing Director for CBRE’s Data Centre Solutions business line in Asia Pacific and has over 15 years of experience working in critical environments and data centres in the capacity of a service provider. Andy holds responsibility for the operational delivery of CBRE’s data centre contracts and projects to clients.

Andy is based out of Singapore and is part of the global leadership team for Data Centre Solutions.

Currently Andy is concentrating on developing CBRE’s Data Centre Solutions offering in emerging Asian markets and their Converged IT & M&E service offering.

Previously Andy worked for Norland Managed Services in the UK, where he joined as Head of Projects for a specialist data centre business unit before returning to DC Ops as an Area Manager.

Sanjay Bhutani

Senior Vice President & Head of Datacenter Business | Adani Enterprise

Sanjay is a management professional with 28 years of experience in various fields like IT/ Telecom, Business Development, Sales & Marketing, Cloud and Data Center Build, Vendor Management, Customer Service, Business Processes and many others.

Expertise:

Ideating the Vision and Mission of companies by adding a sense of purpose to their operations.

Planning, blueprinting and profitable execution of Data center, Telecom & IT projects, SMEs and Cloud Business.

Proficiency in dealing with big data and analytics

Large data center build & Operations, Business Planning and Investor Process.

Built strong networking relations with OTTs, Global Telecom Operators in key international markets to enhance global presence.

Lead large Network Roll out projects with successful environment management.

A visionary, leader, team player and a responsible citizen with a keen sense of purpose in the global arena.

 

 

Yury Drabkin

EcoStruxure Digital Transformation International Leader | Schneider Electric

Yury is working in the Data Center industry from 2003. Since that time, Yury has implemented dozens of projects: from design, construction and Uptime Institute data center certifications to optimization, building digital twins, operational processes digitalization and implementation of new business models for customers in various segments.

Last few years Yury focused on supporting digital transformation and implementation new business approaches in Asia, Oceania, South America, Middle East & Africa and CIS.

This helped Yury to raise his competencies to the international level and gain tremendous worldwide experience.

 

 

Dominik Steiner

General Partner; Chairman | 650; VPC Asia K.K.

Dominik has decades of experience at the interface of IT and finance in Asia and Europe, as both an entrepreneur and corporate leader. He is currently General Partner at 650, a VC fund based in Palo Alto and Tokyo, and Chairman of VPC Asia K.K., which he co-founded. VPC Asia K.K. is providing private cloud and IoT solutions to customers in Japan, Europe, and other markets.
His prior experience includes Director roles at Tag Aviation, Reuters, and Bridge Information Systems; he was also a Financial Advisor with Series 7 License as well as a licensed pilot. He studied Law at the University of Zurich (UZH) and an holds an MBA from European Business School (EU Business School). In his spare time, he enjoys family, sports, chess and reading.

Abhinivesh Jain

Distinguished member of Technical Staff | Wipro

Abhinivesh Jain is Distinguished Member of Technical Staff in Wipro. He is currently working as 5G-Edge Practice Engineering Lead. He in an author, blogger and frequent speaker in various industry forums. He is an active member and contributor in LF( Linux foundation) Edge project called Akraino. He has expertise in Edge stack design, implementation, Edge Use case implementation, Edge data center design, Cloud and datacenter transformation.

Tsutomu Yoneyama

Executive Officer | PTS Consulting Japan

Tsutomu Yoneyama (Yonny) has 25+ years of Data Center industry experience and
is presently Executive Officer at PTS Consulting Japan K.K, an independent
consulting firm providing professional & managed services for IT, Multimedia,
Construction and Facilities.
His major focus is on facilitating digital transformation (DX) through cyber security
governance, risk management, business continuity and resiliency consultancy as
well as project management and telecommunications & network expertise.
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