Posts Tagged: Moves

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Jessica Tan becomes Managing Director of Microsoft Singapore, again

The former managing director of Microsoft Singapore is back at the helm again, following incumbent Helene Auriol’s departure to Europe...

  • July 15, 2013
  • at 2:24 pm
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Singapore web grocery store RedMart hires former Webvan, Cold Storage, Viki execs, a Singapore based online grocery store, has announced today the hiring of executives who previously served key roles at Webvan,...

  • July 9, 2013
  • at 11:45 pm
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Dropmysite grabs sales and marketing veteran from BlackBerry

Dropmysite, a Singapore-based startup that backs up emails and websites, has hired another executive from a big technology firm. This time, ...

  • July 1, 2013
  • at 1:50 pm
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Tudou co-founder Marc van der Chijs: ‘Bye, bye, China’

"What I won’t miss is the air pollution (which was the #1 reason for us to leave)."

  • March 22, 2013
  • at 3:21 pm
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Microsoft appoints Singaporean Haresh Khoobchandani to lead Thai operations

Haresh has over 15 years of experience in Microsoft. He was the COO for Microsoft Indonesia before his current appointment.

  • November 16, 2012
  • at 8:30 am
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Andy Zain, director of The Founder Institute Jakarta, joins mig33 as executive director

In addition to his new commitment at mig33, Andy is also currently the director of The Founder Institute Jakarta.

  • October 18, 2012
  • at 8:00 am
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Jayesh Parekh joins Jungle Ventures as a managing partner to help firm grow investment portfolio

The Singapore-based VC firm, which also operates a seed fund and incubator, has been undergoing a process of team building, with the aim of ...

  • October 4, 2012
  • at 9:51 pm
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Bubble Motion hires noted developer Justin Mann as new Chief Architect

Singapore-based mobile social communication company Bubble Motion has hired Justin Mann, former senior development manager at Microsoft, as ...

  • August 9, 2012
  • at 2:14 pm
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Joi Ito joins The New York Times Company’s Board of Directors

The New York Times Company announced on 21st June that Joichi Ito has been elected to its Board of Directors. Brian McAndrews, a digital med...

  • June 23, 2012
  • at 10:24 am
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Former Rakuten Shashinkan CTO joins DocDoc

Following its high-profile merger with DoctorPage, Singapore doctor booking platform DocDoc has made its next move: Hire Juergen Specht, the...

  • July 10, 2013
  • at 1:41 pm
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Flocations appoints Directors with online travel and investment credentials

Flocations, a Singapore startup offering metasearch for travel packages, announced today that it has appointed Venture Republic’s Kei ...

  • July 8, 2013
  • at 7:51 pm
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AdzCentral, with USD 4M in funding, hires digital media quartet with over 70 years experience

Singapore startup AdzCentral, which is building an online targeted media buying platform, has made a string of hires after its recent USD 3...

  • April 10, 2013
  • at 3:56 pm
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Hari Krishnan, LinkedIn’s first Asia-Pacific employee, is now managing director for Asia-Pacific and Japan

The veteran tech executive and entrepreneur was formerly LinkedIn's country manager for India.

  • January 8, 2013
  • at 4:15 pm
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Michael Yap steps down as deputy CEO of Singapore’s MDA

Michael Yap will be replaced by Yeo Chun Cheng, the current assistant chief executive of industry at MDA. Mr Yeo has led engineering teams i...

  • November 14, 2012
  • at 6:17 pm
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PayPal hires Lawrence Chan as VP of Asia Pacific New Ventures and GM of Southeast Asia, India

Based in Singapore, Lawrence will head the regional business strategy, sales, partnerships, and merchant adoption of PayPal's payment soluti...

  • October 9, 2012
  • at 3:17 pm
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Ex-eBay marketing director Todd Kurie joins Singapore’s, a Singapore-based online marketplace for household essentials, announced today that Todd Kurie, the former Director of Marketin...

  • August 14, 2012
  • at 1:31 pm
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Yinglan Tan, former projects head at NRF, joins Sequoia Capital India as venture partner

Yinglan Tan, head of projects at the National Research Foundation and author of Chinnovation, a book on Chinese innovators, has left the Sin...

  • July 19, 2012
  • at 12:18 pm
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PropertyGuru on hiring drive, shows how recruitment videos should be done

Flush with cash from a sizable US$60M investment round, PropertyGuru has now embarked on a recruitment drive involving at least 13 positions...

  • June 20, 2012
  • at 3:00 pm
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