Mr. Robert Chew serves as Managing Partner at Stream Global. He started his career as a system programmer at DBS Bank in 1981 after receiving a BAcc (Hons) degree from the National University of Singapore. He went on to pursue a MSc (Hons) in computer science at the University of Auckland with a focus on algorithms and combinatorics. In 1987, he joined Arthur D. Little, a Massachusetts-based management and technology consulting firm, beginning his 20-year career in consulting. In 1993, he joined Accenture (formerly known as Andersen Consulting). His consulting experience covers the telecommunications, high tech and media industries, and he had led business strategies as well as large-scale systems integration projects in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, Taiwan, Hong Kong and South Korea. He now serves on the boards of OpenNet, Integrated Health Information Systems and Alexandra Health Pte Ltd, as well as a number of non-profit organizations.