Dr. PS Tang
Dr Tang has more than 35 years of experience in the global technology business with substantial experience in technology and operational management, business strategy, corporate governance, corporate development, M&A and investor relations. He was involved in more than 7 IPOs in the Singapore and Malaysia stock exchange as a stake holder. He is currently an independent Director of DGSB Berhad, a public listed value-added partner in the Digital Media and Telecom Infra-Structure sector in Malaysia.
Dr Tang is a member of the Steering Committee of the Global TD-LTE Initiative (GTI) and was Chairman of their Business Model and Funding of TDD Operators, and Leader of the Private LTE Task Force of the GTI to promote the usage of TDD spectrum to serve Industry 4.0 transformation especially in the autonomous vehicle covering the land, sea and air space.
Dr Tang was a Founding Director of P1 Group, a 4G TDD Wireless Network Operator group in Malaysia which is now a majority-owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Berhad. He was also advisor to several other TDD spectrum and license holders, helping them to plan and deploy commercial 4G Wireless Data Network and Private LTE to serve vertical industries.
Dr Tang is currently the Managing Director of Arete M Pte Ltd, an InfoComm Service Provider with a Facility Based Operating License in Singapore aspiring to build Private LTE Network for Mission Critical Industrial Networks as part of the Smart Nation implementations in Singapore. He is also a mentor in NTUitive, the IP management and commercialization arm of the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore.
Dr Tang was previously a Group Executive Director and later promoted to CEO of Flextech Holding Ltd, a public listed electronics and semiconductor distribution group in Singapore. He was also a Founding Director of ASTI Holding Ltd, a listed semiconductor manufacturing technology company in Singapore.
Dr Tang holds a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Computer Engineering and a Master of Science in Computer Science, both from the University o Manchester, United Kingdom. He also holds a PhD in Information Engineering from the City University of London.