December 2, 2021

The list of 15 best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore

Here is a list of the best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore in diverse fields ranging from Founder, CEO, Finance, Marketing, Technology, and Human Resources. Those people are chosen from the lists of most viewed professionals on LinkedIn in Singapore which was published by LinkedIn in 2017.  You may be interested in one or some of those people and follow them to have future news from them. 

Here is a list of 15 best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore

1. Rosaline Chow Koo, Founder & CEO of CXA 

Rosaline has invested a total of $10 million in building CXA after she had persuaded her previous company to invest in Asia for five years. CXA currently has 800,000 users in 20 Asian countries. The firm is being labeled as the SME bancassurance platform for many credit institutions.

Colleagues said that Rosaline is a visionary, strategic, innovative, and entrepreneurial person who makes things happen at CXA.

Rosaline attended the University of California, Los Angeles in 1979-1984 and gained a BS in Cybernetics (Human Factors Engineering) there. She then graduated from Columbia University – Columbia Business School with an MBA in Finance-Marketing in 1988.  

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2. Roger Egan III, Group Head of Supermarket at Lazada Group, Co-founder of Redmart (Alibaba Group) 

Roger Egan III is an entrepreneur, a creative thinker, and a team leader. He is passionate about improving people’s lives via new products and services.

Roger Egan III is outstanding for his creativity, ability to identify opportunities/trends, leading and inspiring teams with talented members, persistence, optimism, high emotional intelligence, and interpersonal skills.

He attended Delbarton School in 1993-1998 and achieved an MBA in Entrepreneurship at INSEAD in 2010 and a BA in Economics at the University of Pennsylvania in 2002. 

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3. Siu Rui Quek, Co-founder, CEO at Carousell 

Siu Rui Quek has one of the best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore. He had previously worked in Silicon Valley and came back to Singapore with a desire to address problems on a global scale with the help of technologies. He wants to partner with people passionate about simplifying selling and make it available to all.

Carousell is a mobile classifieds app that makes selling as easy as taking a photo, buying as simple as chatting. Launched in May 2012, Carousell began in Singapore and has spread to 19 cities around the world.

Siu Rui Quek achieved a Diploma in Business Studies in Marketing at Ngee Ann Polytechnic in 2007 and then attended the Technology Entrepreneurship major at Stanford University and NUS Overseas Colleges in 2010-2011. He then graduated with a BBA in Management, Marketing, Entrepreneurship at the National University of Singapore in 2012. 

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4. Nishant Kumar, Senior Director & Global Client Partner (BHP) at Infosys 

Infosys is specialized in building transformation programs for logistics and resources sectors, dealing with complicated deals, managing government relationships, and forming innovation centers, among others.

Nishant Kumar has more than 16 years of experience as a Senior IT Client Advisory and Global Account Leadership, with experiences in fields of infrastructure transformation and legacy application modernization projects.

He had a BE in Electronics & Communication Systems Engineering at Birla Institute of Technology in 1999-2003, and an MBA in Finance at Indian School of Business in 2011-2012. 

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5. Parminder Singh, Chief Commercial Officer/ Digital Leader/ Board Member/ Angel Investor

Parminder Singh has management experience at giants such as Twitter, Google, Apple, and IBM. He was the leader of multi-functional teams in APAC and the Middle East, a domain expert in Social, eCommerce, Search & Display, and the creator and implementer of monetization models for top internet properties.

Parminder Singh graduated from University Business School, Panjab University in 1993 with an MBA in Marketing. 

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6. Bryan Choo, Managing Director at TSL Media 

TSL Media is specialized in creating sharable content with a following of over 1.2 million on their website, Facebook, YouTube, and Instagram, targeting people at the age of 18-40. Its main focus is, the publication which reaches over half of the Singaporean population.

Bryan Choo is working on services such as editorial, video production, photography, event activation, and digital media consultation, along with delivering speeches/holding workshops/talks for companies.

Bryan Choo graduated from The University of Queensland with an Honors in Finance in 2008. 

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7. Dione Song, Chief Commercial Officer at Love, Bonito 

Love, Bonito is Asia’s largest D2C womenswear brand and is aiming to become the biggest women’s lifestyle brand in the region, and beyond. The firm believes that there is no other firm doing what it is doing.

Dione Song expects to cooperate with those who are passionate about making an impact and making a difference.

She earlier learned Economics at Università Bocconi and joined New York University – Leonard N. Stern School of Business. 

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8. Samuel Tsien, Group CEO at OCBC Bank 

Samuel Tsien joined OCBC Bank in July 2007 as Senior Executive Vice President and became a member of the board at OCBC Bank in February 2014 and a CEO in April 2012.

He has 37 years of experience in the banking sector. Before OCBC Bank, Samuel Tsien was the President-CEO of China Construction Bank (Asia). From 1995 to 2006, he was President-CEO of Bank of America (Asia), and Asia Consumer and Commercial Banking Group Executive of Bank of America Corporation.

Samuel Tsien had earlier gained a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics at the University of California, Los Angeles. 

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9. Anthony Couse, Chief Executive Officer, Asia Pacific, JLL 

JLL helps you find space, have your property managed, financed, or sold, or transform your firm with new proptech innovations.

Anthony Couse joined JLL in 1989 and was transferred to Hong Kong in 1993 and then China 13 years later. In China, he spent a decade developing JLL’s business in Shanghai and Eastern China into a leading international realty consulting company. In 2016, Anthony Couse became JLL CEO and relocated from Shanghai to Singapore.

Anthony Couse learned at Uppingham in 1979-1984 and London University in 1984-1987. 

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10. Piyush Gupta, Group Chief Executive Officer at DBS Bank 

Piyush Gupta has one of the best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore. He is CEO-Director of DBS Group and Director of DBS Bank (Hong Kong) Limited and The Islamic Bank of Asia Limited. Before joining DBS, Piyush was CEO for Southeast Asia, Australia, and New Zealand at Citigroup.

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia, and South Asia.

Piyush Gupta achieved an Indian School Certificate at St. Columba’s in 1976, Bachelor’s degree – Economics (Hons) at St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, India in 1980, and an MBA at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad. 

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11. Hari V Krishnan, CEO at PropertyGuru Group 

Hari V Krishnan has two decades of industry leadership in Technology and Consumer Internet organizations in Asia-Pacific and the United States.

With his passion for driving the positive impacts of technology on society, he now holds the position of CEO & Managing Director for PropertyGuru Group, a leading property technology company in Southeast Asia.

Hari V Krishnan graduated from the University of Mumbai with a .E.(Honors) – Electronics & Telecommunications Engineering in 1999. He then gained an MS in Telecommunications at the University of Colorado at Boulder in 2001 and an MBA in General Management & Finance at INSEAD in 2005.  

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12. Mike Tang, Talent Acquisition / Career Advising & Hiring 

Mike Tang has a passion for digital marketing and branding, being strategical on social media, driving user-centered content and communications, experiments with SEM, SEO, Search, Display, Video, Social, and mobile programmatic media. He has strengths in systems innovation, stakeholder connection, ownership development, and others.

Mike Tang gained a Master of Arts in Education & Human Development – Human Resources at The George Washington University, a GCE “O” Levels – Physical Sciences at Dunman High Secondary School, a Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) at Institute of Adult Learning, a Professional Diploma in Accounting & Business Finance – Accounting and Finance at Kaplan Professional, a Bachelor (Hons) of Communication Studies – Mass Communication/Media Studies at Nanyang Technological University, a GCE “A” Levels – Mathematics at Victoria Junior College. 

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13. Veena Kaprani, Talent Acquisition – Recruiting Technology, Sales & Marketing talents for Public & Commercial Sector

Veena Kaprani is a highly experienced Recruitment Professional with 10+ years of experience and proven track record in full life cycle of recruitment in both Agency and Corporate settings. Recruited talent in Public & Commercial Sector for HR, Sales & Marketing business across ASEAN. Currently focusing on Data Center recruitment.

Secure cloud services platform Amazon Web Services offers to compute power, database storage, content delivery, and other functionality to help businesses scale and grow.

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14. Val Yap, Founder at PolicyPal 

Val Yap has one of the best LinkedIn profiles in Singapore who is CEO-Founder of PolicyPal. Founded in 2016, PolicyPal is a leading insurtech company supported by 500 startups, Global Brain, PayPal, and angel investor Kol Boon Hwee, with over 50,000 consumers.

Val Yap gained a BA in Digital Media Design – 1st Class Hon at University of the Arts London in 2011, an MSc in Business Management at Imperial College London in 2013, and joined Future of Fintech at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2016.  

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15. Neal Cross, Co-founder and chairman of PictureWealth 

Neal Cross is a globally-recognized entrepreneur with a long track record in fields of bluechip technology, finance, and data companies. He has personally been awarded the world’s most disruptive CIO/CTO worldwide from judges Sir Richard Branson and Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak. He also was a Chef Innovation Officer at DBS bank from 2014 to 2018.

At present, he has been a Fintech Advisory Board Member at Razer Inc for freelance and Cofounder and Chairman of Pictureweath.

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