Adam Riley, Sales Director – South Asia & ANZ


Adam Riley is the Sales Director for South Asia & ANZ for Akamai Technologies. He is responsible for sales management for Akamai’s key growth markets.

Adam joined Akamai in 2007, and was responsible for business development as a solution engineer before moving into a leadership role in 2014.

With more than 15 years of experience in the online and internet space having worked for vendors, consultancies and on the client side with the media, commerce, financial and travel verticals, Adam is passionate about understanding how companies can innovate and disrupt traditional models and maintain a high growth.

Adam has a Master of Science in Chemistry and Medicinal Chemistry from the University of Manchester.

Aaron Tan Dani, Chairman


Aaron Tan Dani is a thought-leader in Digital EA and he is also actively driving Digital EA adoption and currently he is the Chairman of EA-SIG, Singapore Computer Society, Chairman of Iasa Asia Pacific and Chief Architect of ATD Solution.

Aaron Tan Dani has a strong passion for the IT Architecture and IT Architecture related fields. He firmly believes that only with the proper practice of this IT discipline that maximum value can be realized by the business. With this keen passion and selfless contribution, he has been actively involved as the Founder and the Chairman of International Association of Software Architects (IASA) Asia Pacific since 2004 and was actively involved in setting up and leading IASA Chapters across the Asia Pacific countries. Aaron close connection with the industry leaders and government bodies in the respective APAC countries gives him the edge in the latest technology landscape.

Aaron is an Accredited Trainer for TOGAF 9.1 and ArchiMate 3.0 and he is also an IASA Accredited Trainer in the field of IT Architecture and is the Co-Author of the IASA IT Architecture Body of Knowledge (ITABoK). He was part of the core team to define the world’s first 256 IT Architect’s skill set in 2004 in the Seattle, WA, USA. Aaron is also the co-author of 2 popular training courses which are part of the IASA Official Curriculum i.e. 2-Days on Business Requirement Architecture and 3-days on Architecting Software with Object Oriented Analysis and Design. In addition, Aaron is also the Co-author of IASA IT Architect Certification training courses i.e. the 3-Days IT Architecture Bootcamp and the 5-Days IT Architecture Core that both courses lead to the global professional certifications for IT Architects. Since December 2009, Aaron has been actively delivering these courses in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Macau, Japan and Indonesia, with roadmap to deliver this program across the rest of the Asia Pacific region.

As an industry thought leader in the IT Architecture arena, Aaron is a frequent public speaker and he speaks with passion and charisma and has been consistently ranked in the top 10% in speaker ratings in most of the international IT events. He has been public speaking frequently since 2004 in Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Hong Kong, Vietnam, United Arab of Emirates, USA, Korea, Japan and Indonesia, presenting various IT & Business related topics across Asia Pacific region. His charismatic, passionate and entertaining presentation style has been well received. In April 2013, Aaron has been officially appointed as an expert in the Community of Practice Enterprise Architecture (COP EA) for Malaysian public sector by MAMPU (Malaysia Administrative Modernization & Management Planning Unit under Prime Minister Office to assist in the formation of National Enterprise Architecture Frameworks and Practices.

Edwin Sugianto, Chief Operating Officer


With more than 18 years of successful experience across different industries, including HSBC, Commonwealth Bank, and Cigna Insurance, the vision of Edwin Sugianto is to accelerate business growth through reliable technology, operational excellence and customer-centric innovation. Today he is the Chief Operating Officer of AXA General Insurance in Indonesia, leading the company transformation in operations, IT, and digital.

Vishal Tulsian, Managing Director

Driven by Growth: Removing obstacles & making things happen!

My enthusiasm & commitment is to find unique solutions to unlock businesses potential, develop and position its growth to the next level. As an executive I focus turning risk volatility into opportunity.

VALUES: I work hard, deliver superior results on a timely, effective, and efficient basis, and maintain the highest standards of professional integrity. I foster an enjoyable working environment, based on open communication and mutual respect, and encourage initiative, innovation, teamwork, and loyalty. I value GROWTH & FUN.

BACKGROUND ACTIVITY: With over eighteen years of career as a financial expert and intrapreuner, I worked in several executive functions in large Corporations, within a strong multinational environment: 6 years in India, 9 years in Estonia, and 2 years in Singapore, currently 2+ in Indonesia. In addition, work related experience in Africa.

– Spotting Business Opportunities
– Execution of Plan
– Business Strategy development
– Strategic, Finance & Marketing Planning
– Team Building
– Sales & Operations Management

KEY ATTRIBUTES: Sort through clutter and find the best way, See patterns where others see complexity, Continuous Learner, Relator – values relationship, Spotter and Nurturer of talent, Maximizer – Excellence, not average, is my measure, and Comfortable in failing

LEADERSHIP STYLE: Strong ability to listen, Know what ‘not to do’ , Matching job with right person and alignment of goals with behaviors, Work hard towards creating an aligned culture, Embrace technology & process, Devotion to Customer Satisfaction & Retention, Action oriented with Bias for Results

INTERPERSONAL COMMUNICATION SKILLS: Technologies & mediums of communications will always change but people will always be people.

Sudhir Syal, CEO and Co-founder


Sudhir is the CEO and Co-founder of BookMyShow Indonesia; Indonesia leading entertainment – Cinema and event ticketing platform. Over the last 3 years, he has led BookMyShow in Indonesia to become a market leader in entertainment with it carrying out ticketing for some of the largest shows including Guns N Roses, Katy Perry, Mamma Mia and The Script. It also sells tickets for over 500 Cinema screens in 40 different screens. Sudhir holds a MBA from INSEAD and likes to play golf and write in his downtime; mostly humor.

Hartman Harris Christian, Co-Founder


Tom C. Varghese, Manager, Access and Connectivity Policy


Tom works with Connectivity and Access Policy at Facebook, based in Singapore he covers the Asia Pacific region. Prior to joining Facebook he was a Director of Public and Regulatory Affairs for the telecommunications company Telenor Group. He has previously also been a consultant to the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a Research Associate at Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies.

Ongki Kurniawan, Executive Director


Ongki Kurniawan is the Executive Director for Grab Indonesia. He leads Strategic Partnerships, Business Development, and Public Affairs teams in Indonesia.

Prior to Grab, he was the Managing Director of LINE Indonesia, leading strategy and execution in the country. In the past he has assumed senior roles such as Director/Chief Digital and Director/CTO/CIO for XL Axiata, Principal for BCG, and AVP for Citi Corporate Banking Group. He also spent his time as member of the Board of Director for Adknowledge Asia and Elevenia. Ongki also co-founded iCIO Community Indonesia and now sits in the Supervisory Board.

Ongki graduated from Institut Teknologi Bandung (ITB) with a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering and from Haas School of Business, University of California at Berkeley with an MBA degree in Finance and Accounting. He has also completed all levels of the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) program from The CFA Institute.

Dr. Guntur S. Siboro, Country Head 


Guntur led HOOQ, the first premium video-on-demand OTT services available across Asian region, to launch its service in Indonesia on April 2016. HOOQ is now considered the largest premium video-on-demand service in Indonesia; a promising digital business transformation driven by strategic partnership with Telkomsel, Telkom, Bolt, FirstMedia and Smarfren. Guntur himself is a true witness of transformation of a digital migrant, coming from traditional telco into pay tv industry and now into a OTT digital startup.

Guntur is also Senior Lecturer of International MM and PhD programs at Universitas Pelita Harapan and was previously CMO of Indosat (2007-2010) and CEO of Aora TV (2010-2015). Guntur has a PhD in Marketing from Universitas Indonesia (2015), MBA from Monash University, Australia (1991), Master of Engineering from Cornell University, USA (1987) and Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from University of Southern California, USA (1986). Guntur was a Visiting Fellow at Center for Strategy and Change at Warwick University, UK (1995-96) and attended Harvard Business School Senior Executive Course (2007) and INSEAD Executive Course (2008). Guntur also was a recipient of Satya Lencana Pembangunan RI (2008).

Prashant Choudhary, Head of Sales SEA


In his current role, Prashant leads revenue for InMobi across SEA. He joined InMobi in 2010, as lead sales for India, based in India, before taking on revenue responsibilities for SEA markets.

Prashant brings to InMobi, and the region, deep knowledge of the digital media industry specializing in mobile advertising, having worked in India & SEA markets. In Indonesia Prashant was instrumental in building a reputation for InMobi that quickly delivered the market leadership position, which continues to this day. After taking on Indonesia in 2012 and transforming company’s go-to-market strategy for emerging markets in SEA he moved into a newly created role of head of sales for SEA.

Josia Sembiring, Chief Engineer


I am a chief engineer at PT. NEC Indonesia. I graduated from Bandung Institute of Technology, Bachelor’s degrees in Electrical Engineering Department, Major Computer Engineering. I have been working for 15 Years in Telecommunication Infrastructure area and specialized in Network Management System. I was in-charge for maintaining the biggest radio and optical transmission network at the biggest mobile operator in Indonesia about 9 years. Now I am in System Engineering to promote new technology Solution for Telecommunication Company. The solutions are Software-Defined Networking, Cloud, IoT, Facial Recognition, and NFV. I have gathered much knowledge from several oversea workshops especially in SDN.

Danny Lim, CFO and Co-Founder


Danny is an APAC financing expert who has product design experience with Baidu and Lenovo. Danny has a PhD in Law from Tsinghua University and hold ACMA and CGMA accounting qualifications.

Aswin Tanu Utomo, Vice President of Engineering


Aswin Tanu Utomo is Tokopedia’s Vice President of Engineering. He has a responsibility of managing Mobile Apps & Mobile Web team, as well as going across to all teams in Engineering to drive process & improvements. Aswin was the Founder & CEO at AdaDiskon/WhatWeLike before exiting to Tokopedia. Aswin received a BS in Computer Science from University of California, San Diego.

Youssef Ouyhya, Vice President of Data Analytics


Youssef Ouyhya is the Vice President of Data Analytics for Tokopedia’s next-generation data platform, where he focuses on building the self-service platform for data analytics and data products. Recently, he has been focused on advanced analytics using scalable machine learning algorithms with big data. Youssef is highly accomplished IT executive with 18+ years extensive experience in data architecture, data strategy and delivering cutting-edge solutions for real-time, distributed, and big data analytical applications. Prior to Tokopedia, Youssef held technical and leadership positions with Google, Gogo, Orbitz, Vibes Media and Classified Ventures, building robust big data systems. Mr Ouyhya holds a Bachelor’s degree in Management and Information Systems from l’École Supérieure de Gestion and an MBA from the University of Phoenix.