Alvin has over 10 years of technical, operation and management experience. He specializes in identifying new technologies, ideas and innovation to turn them into business opportunities. His passion is to merge business ideas and technologies, to turn them into successful products.
In addition to being the Co-Founder & CEO for Neeuro, Alvin holds technical advisory roles in several startups and is a mentor with incubator, TNF Ventures.
Alvin co-founded Brandtology in 2008, a leader in Business & Brand online intelligence services. As the CTO, he headed R&D and Operations across South East Asia and China. In February 2011, Media Monitors (currently known as iSentia), headquartered in Sydney Australia acquired majority stake in Brandtology and the remainder in June 2014.
Prior to Brandtology, Alvin was a senior research scientist with DSO National Laboratories that contributed towards Singapore’s national security. A specialist in the areas of information leakages, counter-intelligence activities and critical infrastructure protection, he analyzed emerging threats and identified technology to secure and enhance business processes.
Alvin graduated with a degree in Electrical & Electronics Engineering, followed by a PhD (Artificial Intelligence) from the University of Aberdeen, Scotland.