Founder - Ong Hian Leong
Hian Leong joined GIC Pte Ltd, the sovereign wealth fund of Singapore, in 1999. From 2000 to 2017, he was the Managing Director and Director Technology, overseeing the Global IT of GIC across 10 major cities.
Prior to GIC, Hian Leong worked for the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) and held various senior IT Management & Technical positions.
Hian Leong currently sits on the Board of WizVision Pte Ltd, the IT Advisory Committee of the Republic Polytechnic, and the Board IT Committee of the SingHealth Group. He is a Fellow of the Singapore Computer Society (SCS).
Hian Leong graduated from NUS with an MBA, a Dip in Computing Technology & a BEng (Hons). He also completed the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford University, USA.
Co-Founder - Ng Eng Guan
From 2008 to 2017, Eng Guan was the Head of IT Infrastructure & Operations, Technology Department of GIC Pte Ltd, the sovereign wealth fund of Singapore. He was responsible for the Global Helpdesk, WANs, Data Centres, Cloud Services & End User Computing, and Application Operations covering front, mid & back office systems. He initiated the Blockchain implementation to manage and secure the infrastructure systems logs.
Prior to GIC, Eng Guan worked for the SingTel Ltd and the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF) and held various senior IT Management & Technical positions.
Eng Guan graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Engineering (First Class Honours) in Electronics and Communications.
Ascent Solutions is a global company specialising in state of the art IoT solutions involving BLE, NB-IoT, GPS, GPRS, SATCOM and (both Passive and Active) RFID technology.