|Professional Biography |
|Dr Clarence N.W. Tan is the founder of Bond Wireless, a Queensland-based award-winning wireless software applications and services company. He is the recipient of the Queensland government prestigious Entrepreneur in Residence Fellowship for 2010 at Bond University and the Gold Coast Innovation Centre at Griffith University which enables him to strengthen the ICT sector in Queensland by assisting private enterprises to work with the academia in commercializing their technology and getting them investor as well as export ready. |
Dr Tan has also been the Principal Research Fellow in a AUD2 million joint Queensland government, Coastalcom, Lifesaving Australia and Griffith University beach safety monitoring and modeling project in 2009.
Prior to his academic career, he had worked for a number of multi-national corporations, including as a Manager of Citibank Foreign Exchange Strategic Positioning and Technical Trading Unit, a Management Consultant for Xerox Electronic Publishing Center, an Associate at Citibank Asia Pacific Technology Group in Hong Kong, and an Associate at Citibank North American Investment Banking in Wall Street.
He has over 45 academic publications including a book, book chapters and peer-reviewed papers in the area of soft computing and mobile applications. In addition Dr Tan holds two patents in mobility technology.
|Doctor of Philosophy - Bond University, Australia |
Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance - Securities Institute of Australia
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Computers) - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Masters of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
Masters of Business Administration - University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
|Professional admission & memberships |
Fellow of the Australian Computer Society
Fellow of Fnancial Services Institute of Australasia
Fellow of the British Society of Commerce
Fellow of the Institute of Business Administration
Senior Member of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)
Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)
|Other professional appointments |
Founder - Bond Wireless
Founding Member - Gold Coast Angel Investors