258 episodes

All Things Asia, All Things Tech

Asia Tech Podcast Michael Waitze Media

    • Technology
    • 5.0 • 4 Ratings

All Things Asia, All Things Tech

    EP 255 - Esmar Mesic - Head of Product at TrueProfile.io - A Very Small Mouth and Very Big Ears

    EP 255 - Esmar Mesic - Head of Product at TrueProfile.io - A Very Small Mouth and Very Big Ears

    Asia Tech Podcast recorded an interesting conversation with Esmar Mesic, Head of Product at TrueProfile.io. TrueProfile.io is a career toolkit that gives ambitious healthcare professionals everything they need to build a successful career overseas. 

    Some topics discussed by Esmar:


    Esmar’s big opening from working with the biggest telco company at that time
    Why it is important to ask oneself questions to understand one's strengths and weakness
    The importance and effectiveness of training oneself to have an ‘I’m always there to try’ mindset
    The breakthrough from Esmar’s big fail
    Why the hiring process is so critical

    Some other titles we considered for this episode:


    I Used to Think Speaking More Is Cool but It’s the Other Way Around
    Everything Should Be an Experiment, You Never Know What’s Going to Work
    Failure Is an Integral Part of Success but It’s How You Treat It

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng. 

    • 32 min
    EP 254 - Michael Vandi - Co-founder of Addy AI - Categorise and Nurture

    EP 254 - Michael Vandi - Co-founder of Addy AI - Categorise and Nurture

    Asia Tech Podcast recorded an insightful conversation with Michael Vandi, Co-founder of Addy AI. Addy AI is a secure AI email assistant that writes your emails for you in seconds, with your preferred style and tone.

    Some topics discussed by Michael: 


    How being away from familiar faces helped Michael focus on his startup’s progress
    The effectiveness of categorising and nurturing one's strength
    Using AI to augment the productivity of humans rather than replace it
    Why Michael is worried about AI being taught how to go astray
    How having a teacher as a parent shaped Michael and became a very valuable lesson

    Some other titles we considered for this episode:


    Being Able to Complete It
    Improving Productivity
    Providing Data Strategically and Objectively

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng. 

    • 54 min
    EP 253 - Paul Jackson - Regional Managing Director of APAC Cyber Security & Investigations at Kroll - Looking From the Inside Out

    EP 253 - Paul Jackson - Regional Managing Director of APAC Cyber Security & Investigations at Kroll - Looking From the Inside Out

    Asia Tech Podcast recorded an interesting conversation with Paul Jackson, Regional Managing Director of APAC Cyber Security & Investigations at Kroll.  Kroll leverages its unique insights, data, and technology to help clients stay ahead of complex demands.

    Some topics discussed by Paul: 


    How working for the Hong Kong Police felt like winning the lottery for Paul
    How the pandemic changed many companies' methods of operating
    The two reasons why the percentage of risk of breach of a company is lower in Asia
    The importance for a company to discuss what they want to protect and what the value is
    The emphasis on needing to understand how to use third parties the smart way and the need to practice scenarios to test readiness

    Some other titles we considered for this episode:


    Having Processes in Place With the Right People Is Critical
    How Much You Are Trying to Spend on Security vs What You Are Trying to Protect
    Protecting the Important Things Without Going Overboard on Spending on the Latest and Greatest Tools
    Speed is Everything

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng.

    • 33 min
    EP 252 - Vishal Doshi - Founder and CEO of AUM Biosciences - You Can’t Depend on Hope, You Have to Take Action

    EP 252 - Vishal Doshi - Founder and CEO of AUM Biosciences - You Can’t Depend on Hope, You Have to Take Action

    Asia Tech Podcast recorded an energetic conversation with Vishal Doshi, Founder and CEO of AUM Biosciences. AUM Biosciences is focused on advancing a clinical pipeline of precision oncology therapeutics designed to deploy multi-faceted inhibition strategies to reverse cancer resistance. 

    Some topics discussed by Vishal:


    Why Vishal swapped his lab coat for suits
    The motivational factors that are used to push a good scientist
    The bug inside Vishal’s family that was passed down into his DNA 
    How a regular part-time job contributes to a good entrepreneur 
    The 3 things needed to succeed in the BioTech industry

    Some other titles we considered for this episode:


    Finding Things That I Can Do Differently
    If You Want to Be the Boss, Learn How to Do the Smallest Job First
    It’s All About Relationships, Papers Are Crucial
    Trust Is the Biggest Thing That Makes You or Breaks You
    Starting Right at the Bottom of the Pyramid
    You Can’t Give the Memory Card to the Patient, You Have to Give the Drug
    Thought Processes Are Intentional but Actions Are Not

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng. 

    • 51 min
    EP 251 - Chee Yeng Tan - Founder of Clicks™ - Becoming More Sentimental

    EP 251 - Chee Yeng Tan - Founder of Clicks™ - Becoming More Sentimental

    Asia Tech podcast recorded an interesting conversation with Chee Yeng Tan, Founder of Clicks™. Clicks™ aims to create an online network for everything related to real estate.

    Some topics discussed by Chee Yeng:


    Having a mid life crisis and taking the plunge
    How an iPod touch triggered Chee Yeng’s view on how technology was going to evolve
    Why the current real estate business is lagging quite badly
    Chee Yeng’s ultimate vision
    The rationale behind providing free listings for Clicks
    The unique factor of real estate business and its missing gap

    Some other titles we considered for this episode: 


    I Was Looking High and Low for Help but No One Was Able to Help Me
    Human Beings and Humans Psychology Is Something You Cannot Ignore
    Coexisting Beautifully

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng. 

    • 33 min
    EP 250 - Jonathan Tanner - CEO of MitchelLake Group - Discover Things at the Right Time for the Right Reasons

    EP 250 - Jonathan Tanner - CEO of MitchelLake Group - Discover Things at the Right Time for the Right Reasons

    Asia Tech Podcast recorded an interesting conversation with Jonathan Tanner, CEO of MitchelLake Group. MitchelLake Group is a global, specialist provider of executive search, board & advisory solutions for ventures and innovation, from startups to global brands.

    Some of the topics Jonathan covered in this conversation: 


    The future of AI and running alongside human performance
    The importance of being absolutely present and positive in the market
    Playing the long game and staying curious
    Doing a lot with very little

    Some other titles we considered for this episode:


    If We Really Want to Succeed, We Have to Succeed Together
    Good People Attract Good Things

    This episode was produced by Stephanie Ng.

    • 45 min

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