KWEK HONG SIN
As CEO, Chairman and Founder of PHOENIXICT Group of companies (Singapore/Thailand), HongSin has spent her entire career serving clients, working on business development, introducing cutting edge technology to resolve issues from various business angle. Phoenixict was established with intent in recognizing the great skill and expertise of the crowd to bridge businesses effectively and efficiently through genuine relationship and connections. Creating the vision “nurture talent, innovate culture and bridge people/business to world class hub”. Leveraging on crowd wisdom, we support the market idea through crowdfunding and crowdsourcing.
Being recently appointed by National Science Technology Development Agency as Senior Consultant to serve the development of Thailand 4.0 and a mega project to drive “Sufficient Economy”; her task to enrol global players to part-take and create new initiatives opens up engagement towards SMARTAsean.
In passion of driving global crowdfunding, she took lead to create the 1st Crowdfunding Asia Summit to raise bar of awareness. Branded in Singapore, she enrolled the support of the international practitioners to join force to promote Crowdfunding as industry to sync with international development. She is committed to support Asia potential and innovation leveraging on crowdfunding as strong alternatives funding for startup, innovators and entrepreneurs; creatively even existing business expansion worthiness. Her believe that “Funding should not be a show-stopper!” led to her to support emerging countries and her goal is global collaboration and connections.
HongSin has worked with Asean government and enterprises to address major ICT, cyber-security and forensic. She also held the role to drive initiatives with top CIOs as International Liaison Officer for CIO16 Association of Thailand as well to support Thailand to develop the new ASEAN CIO Association. She has been taking lots of input from industry both governmental and private industries to develop Asean Cyber Collaboration Centre*.
Her skill set were all acquired through her experience working in various industries’ successes. Her commitment to develop strong network was all showcase over the years through conferences, events and activities. Bridging relationship, entrepreneurial leadership and continuous business engagement are strength of hers.
A proven track record since 2001 in driving a regional distribution house for cyber-security and forensic. She has developed a distribution channel of 700 resellers and more than 10,000 enterprises across ASEAN. Today, she is looked upon as pioneer in the industry for cutting edge technology development and drawing the world best resources to where the needs required.
With her passion and energy, she is highly sort after for business collaborations and idea manifestations. She has been instrumental to set standards through working with technology providers in many vertical fields. She is a firm believer of good business practices by means of building TRUST, INTEGRITY & ETHICs.