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Mr. Pang Hiok Boon

Position and Company

Head of Application Development, Formis Computer Services Sdn. Bhd.

Programme and Year Graduated

Bachelor of Science (Computer Science), 1989

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Career Path and Biography

Have superior record of delivering simultaneous various scales, mission critical turnkey projects within reasonable timeframe and within budget. Team based management style and focus on project management skill. Strengths in


·   IT Strategic Planning 
·   Team leadership & collaboration
·   Productivity Enhancement
·   Project Management

· Contract Negotiation
· Customer and Vendor Relations
· Budgeting
· Problem Solving 

Career advancement record :


Time

Designation
 Jun 1989 – Dec 1990
 Apr 1992 – Mar 1993
 Apr 1994 – Mar 1995
 Apr 1996 – Mar 1997
 Apr 1997 – Mar 2000
 Apr 2000 – Mar 2005
 Apr  2005 – Mar 2007
 Apr 2007 – Mar 2011
 Apr 2013 - current
 Analyst Programmer     
 Application Specialist
 System Analyst                         
 Project Manager                                    
 Software Development Manager           
 Senior IT Manager
 Principal Consultsant
 Vice President - Application Development
 Head - Application Development

Apr 2007 - Present    Formis Computer Services Sdn Bhd
Head, Application Development (Apr 2011 – Present)

My current portfolio is focusing on the Financial Services Industry (FSI) market solutions by leverage on the vast project implementation experience in the same industry. Overall responsibilities area is involving from pre-sales until post sales activities. I am managing company key customer (Strategic Account) and post-sale professional services and resources planning. Oversee all department issues, human resource and administrative affairs for the department.

Key Achievement:

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills to assist pre-sales department and sales department to bridge the communication barrier and team work. Provide guidance to establish the proposal preparation process and template in order to expedite the proposal preparation and delivery before the deadline.
  • Resourceful and helpful to provide application solution know how and project management approach to customer.


Apr 2007 – Mar 2011   Formis BASS Software Sdn Bhd
Vice President, Application Development (Apr 2007 – Mar 2011)

Leading a team of 70-people workforce to hold full P&L responsibilities. Interface directly with the top level executives, negotiate high value contract and coordinate project implementation. Manage company key customer (Strategic Account) and post-sale professional services and resources. Oversee all division issues, human resource and administrative affairs for the division.

Key Achievement:

  • Established good customer relationship and trust to secure the long term business not limited to company business but assist other company subsidiary to secure sizeable project
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills which fully understand customer need in all levels
  • Constantly provide and enhance team excellent technical support to more than ten systems in Central Bank of Malaysia
  • Setup a foreign team together with Malaysia team in short period of time and successfully deliver a challenging securities product (broker back office system) with major re-vamp in foreign country (Vietnam).
  • Partner with Korean leading securities software provider (KOSCOM/KRX) and successfully deliver the Bond Trading System in Bursa Malaysia.
  • Prepare department standard operating procedure to smooth the department operation and increase staff productivity, quality as well consistency
  • Achieved more than a million project profit for consecutively of 3 years
  • Trained a team of resources for the cutting-edge technology (JAVA technology) and deliver project within reasonable timeframe and within budget
  • Successfully merged two software companies’ technical staff resources into a new merged company. Setup new division structure, re-align team, enhanced team procedure and project approach from two different working culture team.

Apr 1993 – Mar 2007  Formis Software Dynamics Sdn Bhd  Principal Consultsant (Apr 2005 – Mar 2007)
Senior IT Manager (Apr 2000 – Mar 2005)
Software Development Manager (Apr 1997 – Mar 2000)
Project Manager (Apr 1996 – Mar 1997) Senior
System Analyst (Apr 1995 – Mar 1996)
System Analyst (Apr 1994 – Mar 1995)
Senior Analyst Programmer (Apr 1993 – Mar 1994)

Provide project development for two strategic accounts (Malaysia Stock Exchange and Central Bank of Malaysia). Responsible in the entire project development lifecycle.

Key Achievement:

  • Received company Merit awards in year 1994, 1996 and 1997
  • Capable to manage multiple projects at the same time and meeting project tight schedule
  • Developed analytical mind that helps in system design and deliver a workable, quality and stable system to customer
  • Designed and developed project skeleton to speed up the development time
  • Implemented mission critical project for Bursa Malaysia (Malaysia Stock Exchange) to facilitate stock trading activity

Jan 1991 – Mar 1993  BASS Consulting Sdn Bhd
Application Specialist (Apr 1992 – Mar 1993)
Analyst Programmer (Jan 1991 – Mar 1992)

Provide project development to company strategic account (Malaysia Stock Exchange). Responsible for the system development, testing and technical support to customer.

Key Achievement:

  • Received Outstanding Contribution & Dedication award in year 1992
  • Completed mission critical project for Malaysia Central Depository to help and facilitate the vision of Government of script-less securities
  • Able to develop structure programming

Jun 1989 – Dec 1990   
Hong Leong Bank Sdn Bhd
Analyst Programmer (Jun 1989 – Dec 1990)

Provide project development to company system. Responsible for the system development, testing and technical support to various departments.

Key Achievement:

  • Acquired the patient and skilled of system testing that help to deliver quality system
  • Good understanding and experience in the financial industry
  • Experience the actual working environment
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