Strengthening Digital Horizon for a Thriving DX

Gaurav Sharma

Gaurav Sharma holds the position of Chief Information Officer at MMC Port Holdings, Malaysia from June 2020.  Prior to joining MMC Ports, he was heading the Information Technology Division at Port of Tanjung Pelepas, where he was instrumental in implementing various long-term strategic transformation projects.

His experience includes leading various technology projects in the Americas, Europe, Middle East and Asia.  Gaurav has over 28 years’ experience in diverse business environments – Information Technology, cyber-security and earlier maritime shipping (Ship Masters Captain) with APL/NOL Shipping Group, Singapore.He has completed his post-graduation in General Management & Leadership from INSEAD Business School – France/Singapore and completed an Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning certificate program from MIT Sloan, USA.

He is a certified PMP® (Project Management Professional) from PMI USA, Certified Digital Transformation Professional and Agile Project Management Practitioner.

2024 Speakers and Facilitators

Raymond Siva

Senior Vice President, Digital Investment

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Gaurav Sharma

Chief Information Officer

MMC Port Holdings Sdn Bhd

James Thang

Group Chief Information Officer

UCSI Group Holdings Sdn. Bhd. Bhd

Erik Looi

Chief Information Officer

AllianceCorp Manufacturing Sdn Bhd

Wing Yuen Loon

Chief Technology Officer

Kapital DX

Zainol Zainuddin

Chief Technology Officer


Ts. Dr. Ismamuradi Bin Abdul Kadir

Chief Information Security Officer

Bank Muamalat Malaysia Berhad

Vinesh Thiruchelvam

Chief Innovation & Enterprise Officer

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)

Raymond Davadass

Founder & CEO


Dr Carrine Teoh Chooi Shi

Vice President

ASEAN CIO Association

Dinesh Barathy Dason

Regional Director of Information Technology


Raja Segaran

Director/Head of Strategy, Research and Insights

Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Terence Tan

Director IT, Business Relationship Management & Applications - Global Tech Services

Herbalife Nutrition

Saw Shin Yi

Director of Business Development

Tencent Cloud International

Budiman Bujang

Head of Digital Strategy & Innovation

Johor Corporation

Ganeshbabu Nagarajan

Head of Cloud Acceleration & Data Centre Migration

Standard Chartered Bank

Ts. Saiful Bakhtiar Osman

Head of IT - Shared Services

PNB Commercial Sdn Berhad

Peggy Gan

Digital Transformation Evangelist

Mohd Hanapi Bisri

Head of Group ICT

Petra Energy Berhad

Frank Liew

Country Manager - Malaysia & Brunei


Sahana Sekar

Lead - Product Marketing