Charting Singtel Group Enterprise’s new growth engines, Mr. Dennis Wong is the Vice President for Enterprise 5G & Platforms. Reporting to the CEO, he leads the strategy, development and the management of product and platform for 5G. His responsibilities include platform and business development, product innovation, enterprise solutions and end to end delivery.
Prior to this role, Dennis was the Managing Director of Networks and CTO for Singtel Optus – a fully owned subsidiary of Singtel in Australia. In this role, he managed the mobile, fixed and satellite networks of Optus across the country. During that time, Dennis led numerous pivotal projects for Optus, including major networks expansions and transformations. He launched several world’s first initiatives in 4G and 5G technology and lifted Optus to become one of the top quartile performers in the industry under his leadership.
In his 27 years of experience in the telecom industry, Dennis had also taken on multi-functional roles under different companies, notably being the General Manager of Strategic Planning for Mitsubishi Electric Asia; Managing Director of ST Teleport, VP of Regional Technology, Strategic Planning & Architecture with Singtel.
Dennis holds a double MBA – Management of Technology from Waseda University (Japan)and Nanyang Business School (NBS-NTU). He also holds a B. Eng (EEE) from Nanyang Technological university (NTU). Dennis has, during his course of work, received scholarship from Motorola and Mitsubishi Electric Asia. He has also received the NTU prestigious Outstanding Award for his role as the President of the Nanyang Business School MBA Alumni.
Being passionate with technology, Dennis likes to read to keep himself updated. In his free time, he enjoys keeping himself fit with golf, running and hiking.