Han Yong Seah
Senior Director (Smart City Solutions)Huawei International
Han Yong is with Huawei International. His focus is on working hand-in-hand with global clients, understanding their needs and supporting them to achieve their business visions and objectives. Prior to Huawei, he was with Surbana Jurong, leading the Consulting team (Smart City Solutions) and delivering smart city solutions to clients. From 2009 to 2015, he was with IDA International (a fully-owned subsidiary of Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore, IDA), building strong partnerships with key high-level stakeholders in foreign government clients from Southeast Asia, to Caribbean and to Americas. His area of works included conceptualising and developing “Smart City” ICT master plans so as to drive economic and social development for the countries / cities, delivering large-scale business-IT strategy consulting programmes, among others. Han Yong was also previously with the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF), Singapore. As Assistant Chief Information Officer (CIO) of the MINDEF CIO Office, his core focus was on Strategic ICT Portfolio management, ICT infrastructure implementation / management, with a secondary focus on knowledge management. He also spent more than 10 years with various multinational corporations such as Egon Zehnder International, Daiwa Bank, as well as SSH Corporation. As part of the international team with Egon Zehnder, he was responsible for IT and KM in the Asia Pacific offices.