Garies Chong

Aged 58, Mr. Chong has more than 25 years’ experience in the Information and Communications Technology (ICT) industry. He began his career as a mechanical and electrical contractor and later ventured into Information Technology providing Integrated ICT Solutions to many Multi-national Corporations (MNCs) throughout Asia Pacific. He is the Managing Director of EMS Wiring Systems Pte Ltd, a global ICT company and among one of the top-ranked ICT Installers in Singapore.

He holds a Diploma in Marketing (Chartered Institute of Marketing-UK), a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Singapore Polytechnic), a Diploma in Sales and Marketing (Marketing Institute of Singapore) and a Full Technological Certificate for Electrical Engineering (City and Guilds of London Institute).

His vast knowledge and experience in IT network infrastructure, wireless, IOT, security, building and M and E services and data centres for commercial, industrial, banking, government, education and healthcare has earned him many recognitions in the ICT industry.

His industry credentials include Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) and Data Centre Design Consultant (DCDC) from Building Industry Consulting Service Inc (BICSI), as well as the Certified Data Centre Specialist (DCS) in Design and Operations from Data Centre Professional Development (DCPD). He is also a qualified licence electrical worker (LEW) from Singapore Power Services. He is currently serving as the Southeast Asia District Chair of BICSI.