• VESMOND WONG KOK KHUN

    VESMOND WONG KOK KHUN

    Non-Executive Chairman

    Mr Vesmond Wong is our Non-Executive Chairman and he was appointed to our Board on 1 April 2013. He is currently the Chairman and Group Chief Executive Officer of DeClout Limited (“DeClout”) and is responsible for the strategic planning, overall management and business development of the Group. As a serial entrepreneur, Mr Wong has founded and managed a few technology companies over the span of his 20 years’ career, and is well-known for his ability to spot industry trends ahead of disruption, as well as his ability to monetise ventures for successful exits. His recent successes include taking Procurri Corporation Limited to a S$156 million IPO on the SGX-ST Main Board in July 2016 and the S$75 million sale of Acclivis Technologies and Solutions Pte. Ltd to CITIC Telecom in October 2016.

    In the venture capital space, Mr Wong is an Investment Committee Member of the DeClout-National Research Foundation Early Stage Venture Capital Fund III where he selects disruptive companies that are synergistic to DeClout’s business for investment and mentorship. Currently, he also sits on the Sub-Committee on Future Economy (CFE) chaired by the Ministry of Trade and Industry, where he plays an active role in shaping the future of the IT landscape in Singapore and charting its growth and innovation in its next 5-10 years.

    Prior to DeClout, Mr Wong founded Cavu Corp Pte. Ltd. (“Cavu Corp”), a leading IT infrastructure service provider that offered a full range of enterprise solutions in April 2000. At Cavu Corp, he led his team from introducing the utility-on-demand business model for hardware, to setting up the largest leading independent maintenance outfit in Southeast Asia and building a major refurbished hardware depot in Asia.

    Mr Wong was also responsible for establishing the business of Vanda Systems (Singapore) Pte. Ltd. (“Vanda Systems”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of a Hong Kong listed company in April 1995. He was instrumental in setting up Vanda Systems as the Southeast Asia regional headquarters. He was the Country General Manager for Vanda Systems since its inception till early 2000.

    Mr Wong obtained his Diploma in Electronics and Communication from the Singapore Polytechnic.
  • SEAN MURPHY

    SEAN MURPHY

    Executive Director & Global Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Sean Murphy is our Executive Director and Global CEO and he was appointed to our Board on 2 January 2014. He has more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry, and as our Global CEO, he is responsible for the strategic planning and overall management of our Group. Mr Murphy began his career in technology sales, and within 10 years, worked his way to the position of Vice President of International Sales overseeing sales in over 70 countries. In 1998, he, together with three partners, launched Canvas Systems Inc. (“Canvas Systems”), one of the world’s largest independent resellers of pre-owned, enterprise computer systems with offices in the US, UK and Netherlands. Canvas Systems was acquired by Avnet Inc. in 2012. Mr Murphy’s string of tech successes in the US also included co-founding Optimus Solutions Inc. in 2001, which was sold to Softchoice Corporation in 2008.

    Mr Murphy received the Entrepreneurial Success Award by the US Government-SBA Division in 2002. In 2006, he was selected as one of Atlanta’s 40 under 40 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, and was awarded the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce’s Pinnacle Small Business Person of the Year in 2007.

    A native of Roswell, Georgia, Mr Murphy graduated from the Emory University with a degree in Economics.
  • LIM SWEE YONG

    LIM SWEE YONG

    Non-Executive Director

    Mr. Lim Swee Yong is our Non-Executive Director and he was appointed to our Board on 27 June 2016. He is currently the Head of Corporate Office for DeClout Limited ("DeClout") and heads DeClout’s corporate venture arm. Prior to joining DeClout, Mr. Lim was Vice President, Legal at Fullerton Fund Management Company Ltd, and before that, a Director with Stamford Law Corporation specialising in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, venture capital and private equity.

    Mr. Lim graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the National University of Singapore in 2004. He was admitted to act as an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore in 2005 and as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2007.
  • HO CHEW THIM

    HO CHEW THIM

    Lead Independent Director

    Mr Ho Chew Thim is our Lead Independent Director and he was appointed to our Board on 27 June 2016. He is an accountant by vocation with over 35 years of experience in financial management. He has held several senior financial positions in Singapore-listed companies and banks, which include China Water Holdings Pte. Ltd. (an associate of the SGX-ST listed CNA Group Ltd.), CNA Group Ltd., Achieva Limited, China World Trade Center Co. Ltd. (an associate of Shangri-La Asia Limited), Poh Tiong Choon Logistics Limited, China-Singapore Suzhou Industrial Park Development Co. Ltd., Deutsche Bank (Singapore Branch), L & M Group Investments Limited, United Industrial Corporation Limited, and United Overseas Bank Limited.

    He also serves as an Independent Director on the boards of Yongmao Holdings Limited, Mencast Holdings Ltd, China Kunda Technology Holdings Limited, Hengyang Petrochemical Logistics Limited, DeClout Limited and Manulife US Real Estate Management Pte. Ltd. (Manager of listed Manulife US Real Estate Investment Trust).

    Mr Ho is a Fellow Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and CPA Australia. He obtained his Bachelor of Accountancy (First Class Honours) from the University of Singapore in 1976.
  • PETER NG LOH KEN

    PETER NG LOH KEN

    Independent Director

    Mr Peter Ng is our Independent Director and he was appointed to our Board on 27 June 2016. He has been in financial advisory, fund management and direct investments for over three decades, and has held senior positions in several large institutions. He is currently the Managing Director of Peterson Asset Management Pte Ltd, and also serves as Independent Director and Audit Committee Chairman of iFAST Corporation Limited. Mr Ng was General Manager of Investments in Hong Leong Assurance Bhd, based in Malaysia. For nine years till 1996, he served as Head of Treasury, Investments and Corporate divisions at various stages of his career with Great Eastern Life Assurance Co Ltd. Prior to that, he was Senior Manager of an international public accounting firm and had worked for several years in their Australian and Singapore offices. From 2009 to 2010, Mr Ng also served as a member on the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority’s Investment Committee.

    Mr Ng graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy degree (with Honours) from the National University of Singapore, and is also a Chartered Financial Analyst charterholder. He completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School in 1993.
  • JEFFREY WONG QUEE QUEE

    WONG QUEE QUEE, JEFFREY

    Independent Director

    Mr Jeffrey Wong is our Independent Director and he was appointed to our Board on 27 June 2016. He has more than 15 years of experience in corporate transactional work covering the legal and investment banking fields. Mr Wong assumed his current position as the Head of Investment Banking at Religare Capital Markets (International) since 2014, with overall responsibility for the investment banking business of the Religare Capital Markets group outside India. Prior to this appointment, he held various senior positions within the Religare Capital Markets group since joining in 2010. Before Religare Capital Markets, Mr Wong worked at UBS AG and Allen and Gledhill LLP.

    Mr Wong was awarded Singapore In-house Lawyer of the Year at the Asian Legal Business South-East Asia Law Awards 2009 and was a member of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Committee in the Institute of Certified Public Accountants of Singapore (now known as the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants) for the 2009/2010 term.

    Mr Wong graduated with a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from the National University of Singapore and is qualified to act as an advocate and solicitor of the Singapore Supreme Court and as a solicitor of Supreme Court of England and Wales.
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    SEAN MURPHY

    Executive Director & Global Chief Executive Officer

    Mr. Sean Murphy is our Executive Director and Global CEO and he was appointed to our Board on 2 January 2014. He has more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry, and as our Global CEO, he is responsible for the strategic planning and overall management of our Group. Mr Murphy began his career in technology sales, and within 10 years, worked his way to the position of Vice President of International Sales overseeing sales in over 70 countries. In 1998, he, together with three partners, launched Canvas Systems Inc. (“Canvas Systems”), one of the world’s largest independent resellers of pre-owned, enterprise computer systems with offices in the US, UK and Netherlands. Canvas Systems was acquired by Avnet Inc. in 2012. Mr Murphy’s string of tech successes in the US also included co-founding Optimus Solutions Inc. in 2001, which was sold to Softchoice Corporation in 2008.

    Mr Murphy received the Entrepreneurial Success Award by the US Government-SBA Division in 2002. In 2006, he was selected as one of Atlanta’s 40 under 40 by the Atlanta Business Chronicle, and was awarded the Gwinnett Chamber of Commerce’s Pinnacle Small Business Person of the Year in 2007.

    A native of Roswell, Georgia, Mr Murphy graduated from the Emory University with a degree in Economics.
  • EDWARD FLACHBARTH

    EDWARD FLACHBARTH

    Global President

    Mr Edward Flachbarth joined Procurri in July 2013 as interim Global President and has been appointed as our Global President since 2014. He is responsible for setting the strategic direction of our Group together with our Board. Mr Flachbarth began his career in 1990 with Sun Data Systems, Inc. where he held various roles before his promotion to Wholesale Manager. In 1998, Mr Flachbarth, together with our Global CEO and another partner, launched Canvas Systems, LLC. With the acquisition of Canvas Systems, LLC by Avnet, Inc. in 2012, Mr Flachbarth went on to join Avnet, Inc. as a Channels Manager and Operations Manager, where he was responsible for channel sales.

    Mr Flachbarth graduated with a Bachelor of Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.
  • VINCENT CHOO JOO KWANG

    Group Chief Financial Officer

    Mr Vincent Choo joined Procurri in December 2013 as Financial Controller and was appointed as our Group Chief Financial Officer in July 2016. He is responsible for our Group's financial and accounting matters. Mr. Choo has almost 20 years of experience in auditing, accounting, taxation and financial management. He began his career in 1996 with Deloitte and Touche LLP as an Audit Assistant before moving on to take up senior roles at IBM Singapore Pte. Ltd., IMS Health Asia Pte Ltd, IMS Market Research Consulting (Shanghai) Co., Ltd and Elsevier (Singapore) Pte Ltd.

    Mr Choo graduated with a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) from Nanyang Technological University. He is a Chartered Accountant of Singapore and a Chartered Financial Analyst.
  • ZACHARY SEXTON

    ZACHARY SEXTON

    Head of the Americas

    Mr Zachary Sexton joined Procurri in January 2013 as President, Sales of Procurri LLC and has been appointed as our Head of the Americas since 2016. He is responsible for our Group's operations in the Americas region.

    Mr Sexton has more than 15 years of working experience in product sales. Starting as an IBM hardware broker at Canvas Systems, LLC, Mr Sexton worked in a variety of roles before being promoted to Strategic Account Manager at Canvas Systems, LLC, and then at Avnet, Inc. following its acquisition of Canvas Systems, LLC in 2012.

    Mr Sexton graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration from the University of North Carolina.
  • POH YEE TIONG

    POH YEE TIONG

    Head of Asia-Pacific

    Mr Poh Yee Tiong joined Procurri as our Head of Asia-Pacific in January 2015. He oversees our Group's operations in the Asia-Pacific region. Mr Poh brings with him more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry, and has extensive experience across sales, strategy, operations and delivery during his career with IBM Singapore Pte. Ltd..

    Mr Poh graduated from Open University (Singapore Institute of Management) with a Bachelor of Computer Science.
  • MATHEW JORDAN

    MATHEW JORDAN

    Head of Europe, Middle East & Africa

    Mr Mathew Jordan joined Procurri in September 2015 as Sales Director of EMEA and has been appointed as our Head of Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) since 2016. He oversees our Group's operations in EMEA. Mr Jordan has close to 20 years of working experience in product sales. He started as a junior broker with Tindirect Ltd, now rebranded as Procurri UK Limited, before moving on to become a Broker Manager and subsequently, Sales Director. In 2005, Mr Jordan participated in a management buyout, following which he became an owner of the holding company, Tinglobal Holdings Limited, which fully owns Procurri UK Limited.

    Mr Jordan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business Studies from Southampton Solent University.