Derek has a passion for Asia having been based in here (Malaysia, Singapore, Australia) for the last 21 years. He has been working in various leadership positions in Europe and Asia for more than 30 years. His roles have included various consulting (including strategy and transformation as well as implementation), business development and IT leadership.
Derek has been working in the area of digital transformation for the last five years, first leading an industry transformation team at SAP and more recently as Managing Director of Veniam Asia – a CNBC top 50 most disruptive company for the last two years. Veniam focuses on solving difficult problems associated with the Internet of Moving Things through its patented technology. Part of this technology delivers meshed wi-fi in and around vehicles.
Derek has been a frequent panel speaker and thought leader at industry events across Asia.