TAN Peng Wei

Chief, IT Strategy & Management Practice


Peng Wei is currently the Chief of IT Strategy & Management Practice at the Institute of System Science (ISS), National University of Singapore. He has more than 20 years’ experience in both Business and Technology management of Information Technology. Since 2014, he has been an adjunct lecturer for ISS eGovernment leadership programme delivering courses in Cambodia, China, Singapore and Sri-Lanka. Prior to joining ISS, he was the President and Co-founder of a Start-up working on an integrated traditional and digital media platform. In addition, he has held various leadership positions including being the Asia Pacific President for a Global Dealer Management Solution company, South East Asia M.D. for a Global Services Outsourcing company and China General Manager of Application Services with a Global Technology Services company. He has consulted and engaged with many large MNCs including General Motors, BMW, Mercedes Benz, Delphi Automotive, TSMC, SSMC, ABN AMRO Bank and SATS. Peng Wei also has a good diverse cultural understanding having worked and lived in China, Singapore, Taiwan and the US. He returned with his family to Singapore in November 2015 after living and working in China for the last 7 years.

Educational Qualifications/Professional Certifications

  • Certified Information Systems Security Professionals (CISSP), ISC2
  • Certified IT Outsourcing Manager for IT (COMIT, Senior), SCS, 2006
  • Graduate, School of Command and Staff College, Singapore Armed Forces, 2006
  • Certified Professional Logistican (CPL) – The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport, 2001
  • Certified IT Project Manager (CITPM, Senior), SCS, 1999
  • Master in Business Administration, University of Hull, UK, 1993
  • Bachelor of Science (Information Systems), Department of Information Systems and Computer Science, National University of Singapore, 1987

Academic and Professional Experience

  • Chief, IT Strategy and Management, National University of Singapore - ISS, 2016 - Present
  • President and Co-founder, SmartCast Global LLC, 2013 - 2016
  • President, Asia Pacific, ADP (now CDK) Dealer Services, 2010 - 2013
  • General Manager, Application Services China, HP, 2008 - 2010
  • Operations and Managing Director, South East Asia, EDS, 2005 - 2008

Membership and Professional Activities

  •  Mentor, Commercialising Technological Innovation, NUS Lead Launchpad 2017
  • Assessor for Certified Outsourcing Manager for IT, Singapore Computer Society, 2006, 2007
  • Member of the National Infocomm Competency Framework (NICF) Expert Panel, 2006
  • Senior Member of Singapore Computer Society (SCS)

What I Teach

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