You are welcome to attend the following talk:
Title: Experience in Wall Street and Silicon Valley
Speaker: Mr. Ooi Chok Leang
Date & time: 27/12/2011 (Tuesday), 10.30 a.m.
Venue: 6th floor, SA block, FES, UTAR KL Campus, Setapak, Kuala Lumpur.
Abstract of talk: Mr. Ooi will focus talk on his experience both on Wall Street as
well as Silicon Valley, describing how he landed a position in finance after
college, his experience thru the Credit Crisis of 2008, his move to Silicon Valley
after the financial crash, and his eventual return to New York.
Background of speaker: Ooi Chok Leang is currently Principal and Senior Project
Manager at Lab49, a technology consulting firm that builds advanced solutions for
the major investment banks and hedge funds on Wall Street. He is also Managing
Director at Agility IO, a consulting and outsourcing firm working with Silicon
Valley startups. Prior to the current roles, Chok Leang was Senior Development
Analyst at Goldman Sachs, and Assistant Vice President at Bank of America in New
York. Chok Leang also worked at a Silicon Valley startup called Loopt, where he
was a Server Development Manager. He also had the role as Chief Technology Officer
at Azap Mobile in San Francisco. Chok Leang graduated with a degree in Computer
Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin.