Bangkok, 1 August 2017
“Investing in the best talent continues to be a top priority for us at GoBike,”said Lian. “We are thrilled to welcome David to be part of our team during this exciting growth phase of the company.”
David brings more than 16 years of leadership roles in consulting, start-ups and corporate ventures.
He most recently served as VP of Asia for Ambiata, a big data analytics start-up, where the major investor – Insurance Australia Group – was driving growth into Asia. He was responsible for business development, opening new markets across Asia and customer acquisition. While he was there, he built a solid pipeline across Malaysia, Thailand and Singapore, established key channel partnerships in Asia and landed their first retail account in Thailand.
David also led business development and investment teams building a portfolio of US renewable chemical start-ups for Sime Darby Renewables and was the VP of Strategy, Architecture & Innovation, overseeing IT strategic planning, enterprise architecture and digital innovation for the Sime Darby group, reporting to the Group CIO.
About GoBike: GoBike is a technology company providing transportation solutions through our GoBike App, which is freely available in Google play and App Store. Our partnership with the Motorcycle Taxi Association allows us access to the largest pool of legalised motorcycle taxi bikers. Besides our ride-hailing services, we also offer parcel delivery and shopping services as value-added convenience to our customers.
GoBike is a smartphone based motorcycle taxi booking, dispatch and logistics solutions app where it links passengers with drivers for rides, and provides on-demand messenger and food delivery services across Southeast Asia. The GoBike app is available in both Google Play and the App Store.