Mr Quek Choon Yang joined the Singapore Tourism Board in September 2015 as the Chief Technology Officer to lead the Technology Transformation Group.
He is responsible for spearheading and implementing technology initiatives within the Board, providing counsel and direction in all technology-related issues, as well as creating a culture of technological dexterity.
Choon Yang has spent more than 20 years in the Information Systems industry. He founded and managed two companies around enterprise mobility solutions where he assisted organisations to realise their full potential through visioning, strategising and implementing best practices in their business processes with the appropriate technology.
He started his career with the then National Computer Board (now GovTech), followed by stints in the Ministry of Information & Arts, IBM and SAP. He graduated from the Carnegie Mellon University with a Bachelor of Computer Science and a Bachelor in Mathematics with a third major in Industry Management.