Technical Development & Operations
Business Ops & Strategic Development
Product Development & Technical Operations
Lead Data Scientist
Akbar Ahmed is the Lead Data Scientist at DATAVLT. He has extensive years of industry experience as a veteran in the Fintech industry of Singapore, with specific focus on AI / ML, software development and data analytics. He has led successful analytics projects related to risk assessment, customer retention, sentiment mining and business processes. At DATAVLT, he leads a team of scientists focused on helping enterprises make meaningful sense of big data secured by blockchain technology.
Junior Data Scientist
Friedemann Ang is a data geek with a fascination with spatial and network interactions. Prior to entering the blockchain space, he interpreted behavioural data to advise in the design of business strategy, urban intervention, public health programs, and corporate application ecosystems. Friedemann began his data career at Teralytics, a Swiss data science firm analyzing urban mobility using telco data, and more recently studied public participation behaviour from the Health Promotion Board’s previous iterations of the National Steps Challenge to help guide planning of the third season.
Senior Project Manager
Wei Ming has over 17 years of experience as a Solutions Architect spanning both government and private sectors. He is an expert in infrastructure project management, application infrastructure system design, operations and vendor management. At DATAVLT, he is responsible for the planning of infrastructure architecture on blockchain projects, as well as assisting the Co-Founder to drive Project Management while overseeing the daily Operations for the IT department.
A full stack Systems Developer, Patrick has years of industry knowledge in the fields of data analytics and Blockchain technology, with focus on financial investment management, monitoring, forecasting and other applications.
Front End Developer
Front-end developer and producer with professional experience working for companies in Asia Pacific, Jason is well-versed in web development stack and interface structure designs implemented in interactive engines.
Senior Marketing Manager
Kevin is a seasoned digital marketeer with strong background in events, innovation and community building. His experience lies in the formulation of effective new strategies for the building of mindshare, thought leadership and community in deep tech verticals (AI, Robotics, Blockchain) resulting in the creation of strategic business opportunities.
Assistant Marketing Manager
With over 7 years of experience, Justin has helped global brands nurture meaningful relationship with customers around the world. He passionately believes that understanding what customers need in the moment helps business to stay relevant. Targeted customers are more than just a demographic number—with needs depending on the context of time, social setting and location.
HR & Admin Officer
Angie is the face and heart of the office, ensuring that things run like clockwork. She keeps the office running smoothly so that all teams can stay focused on driving the company forward and everyone has what they need to be productive. Keeping the office afloat is no easy task and Angie is constantly devising new ways to optimise workflows and is the epitome of “getting stuff done”.
An accomplished Chartered Accountant with more than fifteen years operational finance experience in multinational and publicly-listed companies. Irene’s high numeracy and sound technical skill contributes crucial insights into the real-world issues and keeping abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation.
Chief Technology Officer
Andrii is a highly qualified cyber security expert with 13 years of successful career path in the industry. Worked for corporate customers and system integrators.
Successfully drive complex technical solutions for a dozen projects in several countries for commercial companies and Government Agency, National Banks and Olympic Games. He is a certified expert in several areas, has more than 10 certificates of competence.
Data Science Advisor
A deeply experienced data and computer science collegiate, Dr. Seah is well versed in the field data analytics and its applications into real-world industrial solutions. Dr. Seah is academically active and works together with Emeritus Professor John Dekkers from Central Queensland University in Brisbane, Australia, in mentoring Ph.D. candidates in their research and development that extends into ICT solutions, utilisation and adoption. Asides from providing mentorship, Dr. Seah also trains both students and professionals in Business Management, ICT and Engineering subjects, including Web development, SPSS, MATLAB programming, Business Statistics, Business Software Applications, and Accounting.
Principal Consultant & Founder
Ryan is a Senior Management Strategist, Principal Consultant and Founding Partner of QED Consulting with 15 years of experience in digital marketing and communications. He is constantly sought after by leading press and marketing publications to share insights that shape the digital marketing industry and has successfully trained over 3,000 marketing professionals across ASEAN while actively lecturing on courses he helped develop at leading tertiary institutions in Singapore.
In 2016, Ryan was appointed by Singapore’s Minister of Communications as a Member of the Board of Directors to the Infocomm Media Development Authority to advise on national development issues pertaining to digital communications. He currently serves on Advisory Boards and Committees of Singapore Media Festival, Republic Polytechnic’s School of Management and Communication and iMedia’s Brand Summit.
Partner & Senior Consultant
Natasha is a Partner & Senior Consultant at QED with a decade of experience in digital communications. She advises and builds strategies for Fortune 500 MNCs & SMEs that leverage digital mediums to drive their business in both local and regional markets.
Natasha has led organisations in digital transformation, digital integration & implementation; while streamlining workflow processes & developing policies to help organizations meet demands of today’s consumer engagement. She currently sits on Singapore’s Media Literacy Council, appointed by the Ministry of Communications and Information and has adjunct lectured in leading tertiary institutions locally. Natasha also conducts regular social media masterclasses in Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong.
Kelvin has over two decades of wide-ranging experience in real estate, tourism, human resource development, corporate communications, training and teaching. He has also delivered courses overseas and offered business consultancy services and solutions for various organisations (public & private) in the area of social media strategies.
Kelvin possesses a Master of Mass Communication degree from Nanyang Technological University, a Certificate in Digital Marketing from Columbia Business School, and a Specialist Diploma in Communication Strategies for Social Media from Republic Polytechnic.