SPEAKERS

KEYNOTES SPEAKER

Thierry Mortier

Global Innovation Leader Power & Utilities,

Ernst & Young

Thierry is the Global EY Lead for Innovation in the Power & Utilities sector, leading the development and sector go-to-market for new Business Models & Emerging Technologies such as Robotics, Blockchain, Artificial Intelligence, Augmented & Virtual Reality, IoT and other.

ICON SPEAKERS

Grantly Mailes

Associate Director,  Melbourne

Boston Consulting Group

James Chong

MD Digital ASEAN

Accenture

Godart van Gendt

Expert Associate Partner

McKinsey

Grantly Mailes is an Associate Director in the Melbourne office of The Boston Consulting Group and a core member of the Technology Advantage practice. He is also CEO of leading blockchain company - Civic Ledger Pty Ltd. Grantly is an IT professional with a background in the use of digital technologies to transform enterprises and industries including the energy sector, healthcare, financial services, transport and logistics and the public sector. Grantly is a topic leader in a number of BCG's technology practice areas including blockchain, the use of advanced analytics in the public sector and artificial intelligence.

James leads the Digital Transformation Resources Practice in Accenture Digital (ASEAN). He helps clients in the utilities, energy, agriculture and forestry, and chemical industries understand and deploy Digital technologies such as mobility, analytics and Internet of Things (IOT) to solve business challenges, and exploit opportunities in enterprise and customer settings.

Godart is an Expert Associate Partner with McKinsey’s in Australia & New Zealand.  Supports clients on the implications and opportunities of the energy & mobility transition. Developed power market “flexibility perspective” (e.g. role of
storage, demand side management) and “market design”
perspective (i.e. energy & capacity markets).

James Koo

President of Guardtime, Singapore

Guardtime

Anand Menon

CTO Energy Management ASEAN

Siemens

Martin Lim

COO

Electrify Asia

James comes with more than 18 years’ experience with GIC, Singapore's sovereign wealth fund, and was also pivotal in leading all aspects of technology needs for the US, Korea, Japan, China and India. He obtained an MS Degree in Technology Management from University of Queensland and an MBA from Kellogg-HKUST.

Mr. K. Anand Gopal Menon is currently CTO, Eng & Technology, in Energy Management division for the ASEAN region.  His experience and expertise in the area of electrical power spans across utilities and manufacturing concerns over a period of 34 years. With a seven-year utility background and exposure to handling major power development projects in Transmission and Distribution, he proceeded to specialize in the area of electrical protection and control. This led him to serve Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) in countries in the Middle East, South East Asia and Western Europe.

Martin has over 20 years of experience in the mass communications industry, having served as both a creative and strategic lead for a diverse range of clients ranging from SMEs to MNCs. A perpetual problem solver, ideas-generator and new business connector, Martin has transformed idealistic startups into newsworthy, profitable businesses as the lead in corporate planning, business development and consolidation, over the last decade. Identifying a gap in the market, Martin and his business partner, Julius, developed ELECTRIFY.SG with the aim of bringing the e-commerce concept to the market for electricity plans.

Megat Mohammad Faisal

Executive Director, Risk Advisory

Deloitte

Mohamed Azrin

Managing Director,

TNB Energy Services

Gopikrishna Muraleedharan

Senior Blockchain Consultant

TCS

Megat is the Cyber Risk Services Leader for Deloitte Risk Advisory practice with more than 17 years experience in advisory services. Megat is also Deloitte Malaysia Risk Advisory Leader for Energy & Resources industry. He has been involved in various cybersecurity, enterprise risk management, project risk advisory and business continuity projects for clients in the Energy & Resources, Financial Services, Public Sector and Manufacturing industries.

Azrin is currently General Manager (Business Development) at TNB Energy Services. He has vast experiences in research and development, project management, and implementation of high priority projects across a broad range of technology areas. His responsibilities include catalysing industry and markets to encourage energy efficiency and renewable energy; with focus in the area of electric mobility covering busses, cars, two wheelers, as well as the charging infrastructure and ecosystem to support widespread adoption of electric vehicles.

Gopikrishna currently designated as Go-to-Market Lead and Senior Blockchain Consultant with Tata Consultancy Services focusing on leveraging Blockchain for Enterprises and Ecosystems. Gopikrishna has 10+ years of Work experience in IT Industry serving multiple roles in Consultancy, Analysis and Research primarily in Banking, Finance, Insurance, Travel, Transport and Hospitality sectors. He is currently working on re-imagining industry experience and building Cross-Domain ecosystems where Blockchain can bring benefits to all stakeholders.

PANELISTS

Carey Jack

Vice President

Greenbird

David Coldrey

VP, Industries & Digital Leadership

SAP

Nirinder Singh

Managing Director

TNB X Sdn. Bhd.

Carey Jack has been involved in early adoption, technology based businesses through his
30 year career.
Originally in the telecommunications sector, Carey first became involved in “Cloud
Computing” in 2001, (before the term was coined by Salesforce).
Platform based, big data management in Construction, Engineering and Utilities sector have
been his focus since 2004.
With Greenbird technology his current role is bring the company’s European experience in
surfacing “Dark Data” within the Utility sector in Asia Pacific.
Australian born and educated, with an undergrad and MBA from Melbourne University,
Carey has been based in HK, servicing greater Asia for 15 years.

IT industry professional with global experience in mining, utilities, oil & gas, mill and chemicals industries. Bringing insight, expertise and experience as a trusted advisor to senior management from both IT and line of business as they continue transforming their business to master the evolving market and technology changes. I have developed a deep understanding of markets in Asia Pacific and am an established and well-credentialed industry thought leader.

Yusrizal

MD, GSparks

TNB Renewable Sdn Bhd

A professional engineer offering experience in renewable energy business development, short term electricity generation planning, long term generation expansion planning, design, installation, testing, commissioning and operations of a District Cooling System with Thermal Energy Storage, Landfill Gas Renewable Energy Power Generation and Energy Audit.

Moderator

Fauzan Mohamad

Head of Digital CoE, ICT

TNB

© 2019. ICON is brought to you by Tenaga Nasional Berhad TNB