Promethean, a leading global education technology company, has appointed Gene Ng as Regional Vice President in a move to strengthen its operations and drive growth across Asia Pacific.
Mr. Ng will head up Promethean’s regional sales and channel operations, focusing on empowering the teams to deliver against business objectives. Leading the field operations from Singapore, Mr. Ng will ensure that customers are resourced and well-prepared to address today’s increasingly sophisticated active learning requirements.
“Access to quality education is at the heart of every society,” said Gene Ng, Regional Vice President of Promethean. “I am proud to be joining a company with such a strong education pedigree and look forward to working with our channel partners to make Promethean’s solutions widely accessible to all schools, teachers, and students in my region.”
Bringing over 20 years’ technology and channel sales experience, Mr. Ng has held senior leadership roles with high-profile brands such as CA, IBM, Blue Coat, and Motorola. Prior to joining Promethean, Mr. Ng was Regional Vice President, Asia Pacific & Japan at Beyond Trust Corporation.
In addition to his corporate roles, Mr. Ng had been on the Accreditation/Certification Evaluation Panel of the National Infocomm Competency Centre in the education industry. During his tenure as the founder of his own company, he also served on the executive committee of the Young Entrepreneurs’ Organization.
Mr. Ng will report directly to Chris Hand, Chief Revenue Officer, responsible for driving market growth throughout APAC and ANZ. Commenting on the appointment, Mr. Hand said: “We’re excited to welcome Gene on board. His excellent track record in delivering strong growth throughout the region, alongside a passion for education, make him ideally placed to lead our operations in these markets going forward.”