Kok Chye OngHead of Global Strategy and Investments, Keppel Data Centres
Kok Chye is the Head of Global Strategy and Investments for Keppel Data Centers, a regional data center owner and operator with over 20 data centers spread across APAC and EMEA region. He has over 20 years of international experience in telecoms, data center and submarine cable development projects.
Kok Chye joined Keppel in 2011 as senior finance manager and went on to assume the data center investment role in 2014. Since then, he has helped to grow the company’s data center presence in APAC, EMEA as well as working closely with Keppel Capital to raise US$1billion to set up Keppel’s inaugural Alpha Data Center Fund. Prior to his role in Keppel, Kok Chye spent more than 10 years in a number of finance and management roles at SingTel, one of Asia’s leading telecommunications company.