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Advisory Council

Teh Kor Lak

Chief Information Officer

Great Eastern Life Assurance

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.