Dr. Toa Charm
Chairperson, BI and Big Data SIG
Hong Kong Computer Society

Dr. Charm has gained more than 25 years of management experience from leading multinational and Chinese companies. He was the associate partner of IBM Global Business Services, the regional head of BI Competence Centre for HSBC Asia Pacific, the general manager of Oracle (BI Division) and Hyperion Greater China, the general manager of Kingdee Asia Pacific, and the executive manager of Jardine Pacific. Dr. Charm specializes in Big Data, FinTech, IoT, enterprise strategy, digital strategy, business transformation, business models innovation, customer experience and loyalty management, Chinese enterprises transformation and internationalization.

Dr. Charm’s vision is to leverage on Big Data, IoT, Fintech, and innovative strategies and business models to help traditional enterprises in Asia transform their business models, revolutionize Asian cities to become data-driven Smart City, and nurture startups to transform innovation into profitable business by providing them consultancy and training services. As a strategy advisor, Dr. Charm has been helping a number of his clients and executive students in traditional industries including retail, financial services, supply chain as well as innovative big data, fintech, IoT and internet startups in Greater China and Asia Pacific.