Chris Chung is the Director of Digital Innovation & Strategic Projects with Wartsila. Based in Singapore, Chris overseas ecosystem development that identify and develop solutions on pressing client and societal challenges where smart technology and innovation can have a transformative role.
A strong believer in partnerships and open innovation, Chris’ team brings together technologists, entrepreneurs, business leaders, policy makers, researchers, and other change agents to uncover and implement solutions to specific, actionable challenges. Focus areas include intelligent vessels, connected smart ports, cybersecurity and data analytics.
Before joining Wartsila, Chris held a number of leadership roles in Lloyd’s Register, British Gas and Telstra. He is currently serving in the Technology Advisory Board of Singapore Maritime Institute, and the Digital Transformation Committee of Singapore Shipping Association.
Nomadic by nature, Chris has lived and worked in the United Kingdom, Australia, China, Malaysia and Singapore, and fascinated by different cultures and diversity