I'm a freelance technology writer, editor and trainer with more than 17 years of experience writing business and tech for various publications, as well as corporates. Formerly the Southeast Asia editor at popular regional tech website KrASIA, I have in the past worked with other notable publications such as Digital News Asia, KINIBIZ, Smart Investor, and The Edge Malaysia.
I also run a tech blog called TechVantage, which focuses on consumer, enterprise and sustainable tech. Click here to visit the blog.
I'm a trainer and writing coach (see the Services section for more information), poet, and a dog and cat person, who dabbles in art when inspiration strikes. I used to blog about ethical fashion at:
I collaborate frequently with some pretty awesome fellow entrepreneurs:
BRIGITTE ROZARIO (WRITER, EDITOR, AUTHOR AND TRAINER)
MALAR RAMALINGAM (SENIOR COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST, ASEAN REGION)
Brigitte is a versatile freelance writer and editor with more than 30 years of experience, 22 of which was spent with leading Malaysian daily The Star. She is also the author of The Adventures of Beebo & Friends picture book series and editor of Spiral Through Time- Time Travel Tales by Aspiring Young Writers. Brigitte is also an experienced creative writing teacher and trainer. More about her at: https://www.brigitterozario.com
Malar began her career as an English language teacher before transitioning into an integrated communications agency. Inspired by the highly creative, street-smart, business-savvy talent she worked alongside, Malar decided she wanted a career in communications.
Over the last 20 years, she has garnered experience in various industries including manufacturing (semiconductors), power generation, water desalination, oil and gas, tobacco and more.
One of Malar’s key passions these days is supporting market growth in the Mekong region involving sustainable agriculture, clean water, power generation and education. And whenever she can, she teaches or facilitates sessions with those who want learn more or grow in the area of corporate or marketing communications. More about Malar here.
SAVITHA NAIDU (BUSINESS CONSULTANT AND TRAINER)
Savitha Naidu is the founder and managing director of Athivas Consulting. She has almost 20 years of experience in the Consumer Packaged Goods industry, specifically in the areas of customer development, marketing and e-commerce.
Savitha holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Marketing and is a certified trainer with the Human Resources Development Corporation (HRDF). Her excellent track record got her selected for leadership and development programs such as Colgate’s Asian Leadership Program with the China Europe International Business School in Shanghai and Train the Trainer for strategic training courses ranging from shopper marketing, retail category development and business presentation skills.
She has also won numerous awards under Colgate’s You Can Make A Difference Award for driving the company's corporate goal alignment and other notable initiatives to drive sustainable growth. More about what she does here.