Keng Chee Chan

General Manager, Research & Innovation Development at Telekom Malaysia R&D

Keng Chee Chan serves as the General Manager of TM Research & Development (TM R&D), a wholly owned subsidiary of Telekom Malaysia Group. He leads research teams to execute various projects in advanced analytics, fixed and wireless connectivity, artificial intelligence, IoT, and digital platforms.

He has more than 20 years of experience in software product innovation across multiple industries namely telecommunication, insurance, cybersecurity, consumer analytics, and automotive. He holds an MBA from University of Strathclyde, UK, a Master’s Degree in Computer Science, and a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Illinois Institute of Technology, USA.

He started his career in 1997 as a software engineer in General Motors, where he worked on digitizing electromotives using embedded computers. He later moved to Motorola where he spent several years in developing OSS systems for the telecommunication industry. He then assumed roles in F-Secure as Program Manager, Experian as Head of Product Development, Manulife as Head of Strategy and Innovation, before assuming his current role In TM R&D.