Business and Strategic Advisor
Jim is the Head of Market Unit (Health & Medtech) with Zühlke Asia, poised to lead the organisation’s regional efforts to serve the healthcare industry and continue to expand Zühlke’s healthcare expertise and offerings to the ecosystems of public health, healthcare providers, pharmaceutical and medtech companies in Asia.
With over 24 years of information and communication technologies industry experience, Jim brings his wealth of experience providing strategic, business and technological advice to global clients. Having held various senior leadership positions across MNCs such as NCS, Huawei, Amdocs, Tech Mahindra and Accenture, Jim has served clients across multiple industry verticals such as healthcare, pharmaceutical, medtech, telecommunications, financial services, education and manufacturing. Jim was also the founding CEO of Good Doctor Technology, a joint venture between Ping An Good Doctor, Grab and Softbank. Jim also sits in the board of startup companies in China, Taiwan, Singapore and India.
Outside his corporate career, Jim is the co-founder of a socio-techno network (59stVentures) focused on bringing together the expertise, experiences and connections of senior executives globally to contribute back to society. He is appointed Senior Fellow by the Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) and Executive Education Fellow by the National University of Singapore (NUS). He also serves as an industry mentor for Young NTUC and Vice President for Cloud Security Alliance Singapore Chapter. Jim lectures for NUS, SUSS and FinTech Academy on Digital Transformation, Design Thinking, Application of 5G across industries, IoT, Health informatics, AI and Robotics.
Jim holds an MBA (Distinctions) from Manchester Business School (UK) and B. Eng (Hons) in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Nanyang Technological University (Singapore). Jim is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and a seasoned company spokesman for media and analysts.