Invaluable customer insights
We’re thrilled to be welcoming some of our customers, who’ll be providing an insight into their organisations and discussing how they’re innovating to tackle a changing world head on.
Vice President, Global Head of HR
Dr. Deny Rahardjo
Group Chief Information & Digital Officer
Sime Darby Berhad
- April Wan
- Dr. Deny Rahardjo
With nearly 20 years of experience, including 12 years in the technology industry, April is a true pioneer in attracting, nurturing, and developing talent in a field where skills are highly sought after.
Since joining Razer in 2019 as the Global Head of Human Resources, April has leveraged her extensive background to bolster the company's reputation as an exceptional workplace and hub for innovation. She believes in the importance of recognizing and celebrating achievements, no matter how small, and has made it a priority at Razer. Her approach has been critical in retaining and engaging tech talent, especially in today's volatile economy.
Through a combination of employee recognition programs, compensation and benefits policies, and grassroots initiatives, April fostered a unique and thriving culture at Razer. As a result, the company has earned the coveted Great Place to Work® certification for Razer USA (2021-2022), Razer Europe (2021-2022), and Razer Singapore (2020-2022).
Dr. Deny is responsible for the Group's information technology strategy and works with the divisional leaders to develop and implement the Group's digital strategy.
Dr. Deny has more than 30 years’ experience in the information and technology industry where he has held senior global leadership roles with major automotive, manufacturing, semiconductor, telecommunication and IT software and services companies.
Prior to joining Sime Darby Berhad, Dr. Deny was the Chief Information Officer and a board member with APP Indonesia - Sinarmas Group, one of the world largest pulp and paper company. He also had an extensive career with Microsoft Asia Pacific as Area IT Head – APAC and GCR and as Vice President of IT – Managed Services with Telstra International, where he was responsible for business information systems and technology, strategy, IT infrastructure and delivery of major enterprise solutions.
Dr. Deny holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from the University of Bina Nusantara, an MBA in Finance from Indonusa Esa Unggul University and a PhD from Universitas Pelita Harapan, Indonesia.
Grant ‘Axe’ Rawlinson
Founder, Lead Facilitator and Performance Coach
Former CNA News Anchor, Media Trainer
- Grant 'Axe' Rawlinson
- Yvonne Chan
Grant 'Axe' Rawlinson is a world class human-powered explorer and team decision-making coach. From the street level to the boardroom, international 7-aside rugby player to over 50 expeditions across the globe including walking across countries, cycling across continents, climbing Mt Everest and crossing sea's completely by human-power, Grant dedicates his life to the pursuit of Bold, Unique Goals.
A native of New Zealand, Grant lives in Singapore, holds Bachelor and Post Graduate degrees, is an Associate Certified Coach with the International Coaching Federation (ICF), a professional member of the Asian Professional Speakers Association (APSS) and co-chair of the Royal Geographic Society (Singapore branch). Grant is happily married to the beautiful Stephanie whom he shares the joy of raising twin explorer's, Kate and Rachel.
Yvonne Chan is a versatile news presenter and highly skilled moderator with over 20 years of hosting live events and moderating panel discussions. She has led many high-profile conversations including ministerial forums discussing issues in geopolitics, finance, and sustainability, both locally and abroad.
Most recently, she was the moderator for a discussion on the new economy featuring philanthropist, Mr Michael Bloomberg. She has chaired many keynote dialogues for the finance sector, with notable speakers such as Singapore’s deputy prime minister, Mr Lawrence Wong, Singapore senior minister, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, and Mr George Yeo, Singapore’s former foreign affairs minister, among other foreign dignitaries. Yvonne was also the host and moderator for a series of conversations with the PAP in an online programme titled, STRAIGHT TALK with PAP, during Singapore's General Elections 2020. In this series, she interviewed senior ministers and the party's new candidates about a wide range of issues and topics concerning Singaporeans.
As an experienced broadcast journalist, Yvonne is able to adapt on air to changing circumstances and She was the channel anchor for Infocomm Media Development Authority’s inaugural ATxSG Summit (2021 to 2023), breaking news, and demonstrates strong interviewing skills. brings together the governments and businesses of the world’s fastest growing digital economies. Yvonne also anchored many inaugural events for the Monetary Of Authority of Singapore and MNCs holding flagship events in the city state.
As a seasoned business news anchor, Yvonne is highly sought after for her practical advice and customisable coaching sessions. Her C-level clients hail from finance and tech.
Platinum sponsor speakers
Associate Managing Director, Accenture Amazon Business Group SEA
Associate Director, Workday Business Group SEA
Workday HCM Solution Architect
Enterprise Architect, Professional Services
Senior Director, Portfolio
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Workday Elevate is open to invited prospective customers and invited customers.
No, there’s no cost to attend. We’re happy to be your host, and know this will be a worthwhile event.
Registration remains open until we are at capacity.
Parking is available at Marina Square Shopping Centre.
The hotel is also centrally accessible by public transport. The nearest MRT stations are:
Promenade Station (Circle Line)
Esplanade Station (Circle Line)
City Hall Station (interchange for the North-South and East-West Lines)
The event will follow COVID-19 protocols set in place by Workday, which may include providing proof of a negative COVID test and/or proof of full vaccination, practising hand hygiene, social distancing, wearing face coverings, and/or other measures to reduce the risks of exposure to COVID-19. We will confirm full guidelines closer to the event date.