BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Richard Symon
Non-Executive Chairman

Founder of Fiscus Capital, leading financial services firm specialising in ECM and DCM for growth companies. Richard previously acted as Executive Chairman and Director for MDS Financial Group Ltd now Sequoia Financial Group (ASX:SEQ). Before joining MDS Financial, Richard was the CEO of NSX Ltd (ASX:NSX) the operator of the National Stock Exchange and the Bendigo Stock Exchange (now SIM Venture Securities Exchange).

Dato’ Lawrence Teo
Managing Director
Chief Executive Officer

Dato’ Lawrence Teo is the founder of I Synergy. His innovation in introducing the concept of affiliate marketing in Malaysia marks him as the pioneer of the Malaysian affiliate marketing industry. Dato’ has over 13 years of experience in creative and strategic planning where he specialises in the integration of affiliate marketing solution to businesses. As an innovative entrepreneur; Dato’ Lawrence has significant presence in the brick & mortar business industry and he has been featured on various national media outlets to share his expertise and views on the industry.

Dato’ is an active member of the Malaysian Retail Chain Association (MRCA), ASEAN Retail-Chains Franchise Federation (ARFF) and has strong networks within the retail industry. Dato’ is also an adviser to a prominent Malaysian angel investment platform. Dato’ holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical-Instrumentation and Control) from the University of Technology, Malaysia. Dato’ was appointed as a Director on 28 July 2016.

For his outstanding leadership, achievements and business excellence, Dato’ Lawrence has been awarded with various prestigious awards:

EYE

Top Nominee for Emerging Entrepreneur Category of EY Entrepreneur Of The Year™ (EOY) Malaysia Awards 2014.

JCIA

Top 10 in Junior Chamber International (JCI) Creative Young Entrepreneur Award 2014.

GLA

Winner of Global Leadership Awards 2014: Master Class Entrepreneur of the Year.

APEA2013

Winner of Most Promising Entrepreneurship Award in Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Award (APEA) 2013.

AOBA

Winner ASEAN Outstanding Business Award (AOBA) 2013: Master Class Award – Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year.

Ilmars Draudins
Non-Executive Director

With a career spanning over 25 years in the service and information technology sectors, plus another 20 years of investment banking experience, Ilmars has used his expertise as a base to assist many high growth companies to develop the appropriate strategies and raise the necessary capital. He has been instrumental in increasing the growth and development of many successful organisations.