Michael Yap is the Founder of TNB Ventures Pte Ltd, a startups venture-accelerator, and Chairman of Skyvest Ltd, a venture investment company. He is Advisor to the President’s Office of NTU. He is a member of the Board of Trustees, Singapore Institute of Technology, and is on the board of directors of various public listed and private companies in the region. Mr Yap was the Deputy CEO of Media Development Authority (MDA) and Executive Director of the national Digital Media (IDM) programme office. His vast private/public management experience includes being Managing Director of Oracle Corporation Singapore, founder and CEO of Commerce Exchange (Comex), CEO of National Computer Board, and Venture Partner at one of Singapore’s most established VC firms.