Tripti Devleker, Co-Founder & Managing Director, Newbridge Alliance
Breaking boundaries and bamboo ceilings, Indians are increasingly recognized as business torch-bearers around the world. From Indra Nooyi to Leena Nair, several Indian-origin leaders have blazed the trail and successfully reached the top of their business careers. While we continue to celebrate their corporate successes, we take pride in appreciating many unsung heroes who choose to pursue the less-charted paths in entrepreneurship. Tripti Devleker is one such leader who deserves recognition for her outstanding journey as a female foreign entrepreneur in Singapore. With over 15 years of experience in Singapore, Tripti is driving break throughs in Technology, Digital Leadership, and Executive Search. Through her business Newbridge Alliance, she is bringing trust and transparency in Executive Search, Board Consulting, and Leadership Strategy services. Today, the firm has evolved into a recruitment powerhouse widely recognized for managing senior executive searches in the technology space.
Business as Usual in Singapore
By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor
Singapore is well and truly on its U-shaped recovery. Even though 3.5 percent of GDP growth for 2022 was narrowed from an earlier projected range of 3 - 4 percent, wage growth in Singapore in 2023 is set to stay robust even as the slowing
Realizing the Vision of a Cyber Safer Country - Steps to Prevent Cyber-Attacks!
By: Kailash Katkar, Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer, Quick Heal Technologies
In the digital age, technology has been dramatically transformed almost every aspect of our lives. From connecting
By: Malay Shankar, CEO, Proconnect Supply Chain Solutions
The logistics picture is constantly evolving with its demand skyrocketing than ever before. Nothing new has emerged post-pandemic but the existing
By: Sharad Aggarwal, Chief Executive Officer, Godfrey Phillips India
My focus is making our approach to business more sustainable for the planet and people. It is heartening to see that our efforts are not just showing positive results for the environment
By: Sumit Padmakar Joshi, CEO, Signify - South Asia
In 2023, the world continues to warm at an alarming rate. There is a widespread sense of unrest that calls for action, not words, to minimize and avert the damage that humans have caused
By: Avinash Sethi, Co-Founder, InfoBeans Technologies
They say, the only constant in life is change, and technology is at the forefront of this evolution. It is a universally acknowledged truth that technology
Top 10 Indian Leaders In Singapore - 2023
Indian Leaders Spearheading the world’s most business-friendly & Competitive Economy
The Republic of Singapore, a sovereign island country and city state in maritime Southeast Asia is a high-income economy with a gross national income of $54,530 per capita. The country provides one of the world’s most business-friendly regulatory environment for local entrepreneurs and is ranked among the world’s most competitive economies. After rapid industrialization in the catapulted the island’s development trajectory, manufacturing and services become the twin pillars of it’s high value-added economy. In the most recent World Bank Human Capital Index, Singapore ranks the best country in the world in human capital development. Big thanks to the agile workforce and strong leaders of the country, who are dynamically spearheading the country’s economy.
"As we look ahead into the next century, leaders will be those who empower others"
Singapore as a Career Hub: Recently, many people of Indian origin are choosing Singapore as a hub to set up their life, career and businesses. The country provides a pro-business environment coupled with a low tax rate, thus attracting more and more Indian entrepreneurs. Additionally, Diversity and multiculturalism are among the other top reasons for Indians to decide in favour of Singapore. And, not just entrepreneurs but high profile Indians in top corporate roles and financial services are widely choosing Singapore over other destinations.
Indian Leaders Shaping Singapore’s Economy: Undoubtedly, when leadership is concerned literally the world is witnessing a shift today, where Indians are taking the charge, slowly but steadily. India is now reaching the highest entrepreneurial space around the globe and Singapore is not an exception. Be it any industry or sector Indian leaders irrespective of their gender are breaking the shackles and have made significant strides, playing a prominent role in providing efficient, innovative, and generative business ideas for companies, and leading enterprises such that it emanates a powerful workforce and fosters sustainable business growth. From Sundar Pichai to Satya Nadella, Indira Nooyi to some soon to be known personalities, the Indian-leaders or Indian-origin leaders’ list is only seeing upward verticals which need to be celebrated.
CEO Insights in this issue presents a list of ‘Indian Leaders in Singapore - 2023' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.
|Anupam Bhattacharya, Founder & CEO
|A seasoned business and finance leader, focusing on assisting clients in the agriculture, food and FMCG industries to source leaders with a proven track record of delivering value in todays volatile environment
|Garima Kothari, CEO
|The Leadership Trust
|A human resource professional with over 14 years of experience in roles across leadership development, talent management, learning & development and organisational effectiveness in centers of expertise at both corporate and business level
|Girish Naik, Global Mobility Director
|An acknowledgeable leader, specializes in expatriate tax consulting, regional expatriate tax management, remuneration structuring, and all aspects of management incentive plan design and consulting
|Pratyush Raj, Director
|An experienced cloud and cybersecurity professional with expertise in partnerships and alliances, managig functional teams across Asia Pacific and Japan for technology companies and set up new business, partnerships and more
|Preeti Dubey, Founder
|A leadership coach, management consultant focused on driving results for individuals and client organisations through consulting, training, and coaching
|Ramu Arivuvel, Founder
|A dynamic business leader leading initiatives to help under served / unbanked (blue-collar workers) in SEA through sustainable finance and build a better life for them
|Sagar Khatri, Co-Founder & CEO
|A dynamic leader with expertise in Fundraising, M&A, business strategy, deal advisory, corporate strategy and business development with 9+ years of experience
|Shweta Shukla, Founder
|A young leader striving to create space for real stories to be told and find unique ways to collaborate with people & businesses as they build culture, grow leaders and find ways to build an organisation with long term value
|Sudip Biswas,Deputy Chief Investment Officer
|Tokio Marine Asset Management International
|A dynamic individual has honed his skills in portfolio management and fundamental analysis over the years which have molded him into a leading investment and asset manager of choice
|Tripti Devleker, Co-Founder & Managing Director
|A successful leader with over 15 years of experience driving breakthroughs in technology, digital leadership and executive search