As managing director for Microsoft Singapore, Kevin Wo is responsible for developing and driving growth strategies for all of Microsoft’s product, service and support offerings in Singapore. He also builds on the company’s over 29-year presence here by creating local opportunities, growth and lasting impact through the application of digital technologies.
In addition to his role at Microsoft, Wo serves as a Board Member at Info-Communications Media Development Authority of Singapore, and other chambers and associations including the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (Board of Governor), Singapore International Chamber of Commerce (Board Member) and SGTech (Councilor).
Wo joins Microsoft Singapore in November 2016 with a 23-year track-record in the IT industry, having held leadership roles in sales management, technology consulting and large-scale system integration. Prior to joining Microsoft, Wo spent close to seven years with Avanade, a leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences. He first joined Avanade in January 2010 as its vice president and country manager for Singapore and was subsequently its senior vice president and managing director for ASEAN. Wo previously held leadership roles at several leading IT and business consulting firms including Oracle, IBM, PricewaterhouseCoopers and National Computer Board.
A Singaporean, Wo graduated from the National University of Singapore with a degree in Computer and Information Services. He also holds an MBA from the Strathclyde University, Glasgow, UK.
Wo is married with two children. Outside of work, he enjoys spending time with his family, reading and learning to cook.