Speakers

See our featured presenters for the HxGN LOCAL PPM User Conference Malaysia

Featured Speakers

The HxGN LOCAL PPM User Conference, visiting Malaysia on 3 August 2017, will feature local and international Hexagon PPM solution experts, industry leaders, and our customers.

Hexagon PPM Franz Kufner

Franz Kufner

Executive Vice President, Asia-Pacific, Hexagon PPM

Franz is responsible for Hexagon PPM's business operations in Asia-Pacific. Prior to this role, he was country manager for the Greater China region, and has also held business development positions with Hexagon PPM. He has also managed Hexagon PPM's information management and material management solutions both globally and within the Asia-Pacific region. Franz has more than 23 years of engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) experience in the oil and gas, petrochemical, and mining industries, where he has been responsible for the delivery of major capital projects in the capacity of manager of the engineering and projects departments. He holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering.

Hexagon PPM Frank Joop

Frank Joop

Executive Director of Global Business Development, Hexagon PPM

Frank Joop is Executive Director of Global Business Development at Hexagon PPM. He is responsible for identifying worldwide sales opportunities, analysing market needs, determining service/product requirements, and developing strategic alliances with industry vendors for the Engineering and Design Solutions. Joop joined Intergraph in 1988 and has also served as marketing manager of Plant Design System and AEC products at the Intergraph European offices. Joop previously worked at Fluor Daniel as a control system engineer. His areas of expertise include control system engineering, electrical engineering, front-end engineering and design, and project management. Joop holds a master's degree in Electrical Engineering from Amsterdam University.

Hexagon PPM James Crowell

James Crowell

Business Development Consultant, Hexagon PPM

Within Hexagon PPM, James serves as a pre-sales specialist supporting customers in their evaluation of EcoSys. He is a certified Project Management Professional with international experience implementing enterprise project cost management systems. He has project controls experience ranging from initiation, execution, and change management to reconciliation and closeout. James has a bachelor’s degree in Construction Management and a master’s degree in Business.

Kevin Chong - PETRONAS

Kevin Chong

Downstream Business Chief Information Officer, PETRONAS

Mr. Kevin Chong has worked as the Downstream Chief Information Officer at PETRONAS since 2013. Prior to this he held roles with Accenture and PwC. Kevin Chong holds a Bachelor of Engineering (B.E.), Mechanical Engineering, from Monash University.

Silvana Da Costa

Silvana Da Costa

CEO, PT Kilang Pertamina International

Ms Silvana Da Costa is the CEO of PT Kilang Pertamina International. Prior to her current role, Ms Silvana is the Vice President of Pertamina Engineering Center where she led an engineering team responsible for the Refinery Development Master Plan project. Codename RDMP, it is a strategic project aims at increasing refining capacity and quality of product.

Contact Us

For more information about the HxGN LOCAL PPM User Conference in Malaysia, please contact Norwati Jirkaseh on norwati.jirkaseh@hexagon.com or +65 6715 8010 or Norhfisah (Shasha) Osman on norhafisah.osman@hexagon.com or +60 3 2173 7002.