Andy is the founder of one of Asia’s leading cloud-managed services companies, and also represents the European Cloud Alliance in the Asia Pacific, focusing on promoting cloud innovations in the region. He has lived and worked in Singapore for more than 21 years. His first eleven years in the region were spent with SAP in various management positions. In SAP, Andy worked with SAP’s largest customers and partners around the Asia Pacific region. In 2014, Andy and his co-founder decided to set up a cloud consultancy and a cloud-managed services company: Cloud Comrade. With over 25 years of experience in the technology sector, Andy has always been at the leading edge of innovation, eager to adopt new emerging technologies and business practices while keeping things simple and practical at the same time. From getting startups to take off to creating new lines of business for multinational companies, Andy is known for driving many of the “firsts” in the terms of new technology initiatives and customer implementations. Andy is currently a Board Member, the Co-managing Director, as well as the founder of Cloud Comrade, a Singapore-based, enterprise-focused cloud computing consultancy enabling companies in Southeast Asia with their cloud strategy, design, deployment, and management. In addition, he serves as an Advisory Board member at InfraGuard. Andy is a certified Advisory Board Chair from Advisory Board Centre, finalizing his Board Director Diploma from IMD Business School, Qualified Listed Entity Director with Singapore Institute of Directors, and MIT Sloan School of Business Mastering Negotiation and Influence certifications.