Associate Professor & Area Head, Information Technology


  • Technical Management Programme , Leadership,University of California, Los Angeles, USA, 2006
  • PhD,Computing,Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, 1987
  • MSc,Mathematics with Computer Science electives,Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, India, 1982
  • BSc,Mathematics, Statistics ,Calicut University, India, 1980


Subject Taught/ Student Project Mentor

  • IT Project Management
  • Emerging Platforms and Services

Academic experience

  • Information Systems Department, School of Computing, National University of Singapore,July 2015-Dec-2015
  • Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore(IDA), Singapore 2005-2015
  • TMC Academy, Singapore,1993-1996

Corporate Experience

  • Assistant Director (Professional Development),Executive Consultant (R&D Ecosystem),Assistant Director (Strategic Programmes)Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore(IDA), Singapore 2001-2015
  • Senior Manager,IT Architect,Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore(IDA), Singapore,1996-2000
  • Senior Lecturer ,TMC Academy, Singapore,1993-1996
  • Senior Systems Analyst ,Consultant /Senior Programmer,Rail India Technical and Economic Services Ltd(RITES), New Delhi, India,1986-1988, 1990-1993
  • Consultant,Iraqi Republic Railways, Baghdad, Iraq,1988-1990
  • Analysis of the effect of nonhomogeneity (using Computing Models). International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, United Kingdom, 1986
  • Strategies for Infocomm Manpower development , Intelligent Nation 2015 Masterplan Manpower Report, Singapore, 2006  
  • Competency standards for Technology & Operations in Financial services sector” , Industry workgroup Report on Technology & Operations, Institute of Banking and Finance, Singapore, 2014
  • Chapter on Nurturing Infocomm Media Ecosystem, Infocomm Media Masterplan 2025 Report, Singapore, 2015



  • ”Professional  development using National Infocomm Competency Framework”, Infocomm Professional Development Forum, Singapore, 2009
  • “Developing Next generation Professionals - Analytics”,  Infocomm Professional Development Forum, Singapore, 2011
  • “Developing Infocomm Manpower for the Financial Services Industry-Challenges and Opportunities”, A Master of IT in Business (Financial Services) Seminar, Singapore Management University, Singapore,2013
  • Senior Member, Singapore Computer Society
  • Projects supervision experience at TMC Academy