The Executive Committee

IDEA Member

Pang Hee Hon


Board Advisor. CEO, was with Keppel Telecoms & Transport; held Head Joint Logs and various senior appointments in Singapore Armed Forces.


Manik Saha

Vice President

CIO of APAC and Japan at SAP; over 14 years of experience in IT strategy, business transformation, enterprise architecture and innovation.


Sreeram Iyer

Vice President

COO of ANZ Bank’s Institutional and International Business with more than 25 years of experience in manufacturing, management consulting, and banking;

IDEA Member

James Sundram

Vice President

CEO of YuuZoo Corporation Limited and previously held various senior management positions at, Lonely Planet (BBC Worldwide) and SPH Magazine Group; with expertise in online multimedia, advertising and publishing industries.

IDEA Harish Pillay

Harish Pillay

Honarary Secretary

Global head of community architecture and leadership at Red Hat Asia Pacific with more than 34 years of experience in IT industry; A CTO and a co-founder of two startups dealing with elearning and with open source technologies and consulting.

IDEA Donny Liu

Donny Liu

Honorary Treasurer

IT director APAC for Heraeus Group with more than 15 years of IT strategy, operations, business process management and general management experiences in the manufacturing and engineering industries.

IDEA Dennis Quek

Dennis Quek

Asst. Treasurer

Director of Centre of Innovation for Supply Chain Management with 20 years in manufacturing, logistics and supply chain management

IDEA Lau Kok Yin

Lau Kok Yin

Committee Member

Kok Yin is the Managing Director of Krempl Communications and had been in executive search for more than twenty years. He works with Senior Executives globally, coaching for interviews and communication skills.


Lydia Wu

Committee Member

CIO of Pavilion Energy; oversees company’s IT strategy, system and operations; prior as Principal Consultant of Trusted Source.

Umesh Ursekar IDEA

Umesh Ursekar


Umesh Ursekar is the Managing Director and founding member of U3 Infotech. Umesh is the president of PMI Singapore Chapter. Prior to U3 Infotech, Mr. Umesh has worked with Infineon Technologies, AXA Insurance and Hewlett Packard, in Singapore, in various capacity.