K L Teh is currently the Chief Information Officer of Great Eastern Life Assurance, based in Singapore. Great Eastern Life is the leading life insurance company in Singapore and Malaysia. Just before taking on his current job, he was Head of IT of CIMB Aviva, another leading insurer in Malaysia. He has many years of experience as IT Head in a number of industries including payments and healthcare. Besides having held CIO and CTO positions in a number of companies, he was previously on the board of a number of technology start-ups. Besides end user organizations, K L has more than 10 years experience in vendor companies, having started his career in IBM. He subsequently took on the role of COO in a IT services company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, after 5 years in technical product management and implementation for chip card products for Asia Pacific in Visa International.K L graduated from University of Manchester in UK, with first class honours in Aeronautical engineering. He also has a MBA from the University of Strathclyde.