Principal Solutions Architect at Progress Software
Startupbootcamp FinTech Singapore Mentor
Zac was part of the TechNet team which brought Internet into National University of Singapore. He was in-charge of Singapore’s first Internet broadcast of National Day Parade and Chingay and was a pioneer in Java development. He graduated with Mechanical Engineering degree in 1997 and a Masters in Technology (Software Engineering) in 2001.
He had 3 start-ups during the dot-Com heydays doing Java Application Portals, Website development and also Artwork design. Since then he had moved on to join MNCs like Microsoft and HP covering the Asia-Pacific Region and also establishing sales offices in Singapore for companies looking to expand into the local and regional market.
He has great interest in Security, Open Source, Cloud Computing, Scripting Languages and advising Start-ups on technical matters. In his free time, he volunteers for organizations like APNIC, APRICOT and ICANN whenever they have their conferences in Singapore.
His current day job is a Principal Solutions Architect for Progress Software handling a APaaS solutions and managing Service Providers like Telcos and ISPs.