Alan is an Assistant Director of the Accreditation@SGD programme at the Info-communications Media Development Authority of Singapore (IMDA). He has about 20 years of experience in quality assessment and technical testing for ICM products and solutions. Before joining IMDA, Alan worked in organizations from both the public and private sector such as IDA, IRAS, Credit Suisse, Borland Software Corp, as well as local high-tech start-ups, etc. His past experience also includes the setup and managing of Enterprise Quality Center at Borland Software & Test Center of Excellence at IRAS; as well as being a co-founder of a high-tech start-up offered an consumer messaging platform.
Currently an Assistant Director in IMDA, Alan is responsible for leading a team of test managers in technical and security evaluation of high-tech innovative products, covering the various quality aspects such as Functional, Performance, Security, Usability, etc. The range of category of accredited products include Artificial Intelligence / Data Analytics, Computer Visions, Cybersecurity and Mobile Security, Robotics, IOT, Energy Management, Media Tech, etc.