ICANDY INTERACTIVE

We are a leading mobile game company in Southeast Asia with a large global network of players. We’ve acquired some of the best studios in the region to connect our players with great games. And we’re looking to bridge cultures with both the games that we make and the studios that we bring into our fold.

PEOPLE

Great companies are all about the people. We’ve assembled some of the best industry veterans across tech and games to enable us to scale as a company to continue producing world class content for our players, in collaboration with our stakeholders and shareholders. Our leadership team also ensures that we’re able to connect with players and businesses across cultures, to forge win-win relationships.

KIn-Wai Lau
KIn-Wai LauChairman/Non-Executive Director
Kin Wai is a tech entrepreneur who started at age 23, and took his first company to IPO at 28. Since then, he’s taken 4 SEA tech companies public. Kin Wai is also the concurrent CEO of Singapore-headquartered venture builder, Fatfish Internet Group, and the founding Director and investor of the Cellsafe Biotech Group, a fast growing regional stem cell cryogenic and therapeutic company with operations in 4 countries and a strong team of 120 employees.

Kin-Wai has a degree in Engineering from University of Manchester and an MBA from University of Oxford.

Donald Han Low
Donald Han LowNon-Executive Director
Donald has served as CEO and as Director on the boards of several privately and publicly listed companies in Asia, Australia, and Europe, with interests in traditional businesses (agriculture, logistics, finance, mining, manufacturing, F&B) as well as new economy businesses (telecommunication, media & technology, internet).

Donald has a Bachelor of Economics from University of Western, Australia.

Robert Kolodziej
Robert KolodziejNon-Executive Director
An Advisor at Patersons Securities, who is also involved in an advisory role at the project management firm Kollins, Robert has over 20 years’ experience in investment management. His extensive experience includes working in the property development sector specialising in due diligence and strategy, with Ernst & Young in the Property Trust area, while running a business specialising in eco-tourism. With expertise in investing in small capitalisation companies (especially in the technology and renewable sectors), he has been actively arranging transactions in the equity capital market.
Masahiko Honma
Masahiko HonmaStrategic Advisor
Masahiko Honma Stategic Advisor at iCandy and concurrent co-founder and general partner of Incubate Fund.

Incubate Fund is a Venture Capital Company dedicated to the investment and development of venture companies at the startup phase. Since the establishment of Incubate Capital Partners in 1999, Incubate Fund has operated funds totalling 269 million US$ and invested in over 200 venture companies. Notable investments/exits include gumi, Pokelabo, Minnano Wedding, Sansan, Aiming and Axelmark.

Masahiko has 15 years working experiences at VC industry.

Gerald Tock
Gerald Tock Chief Operation Officer (Strategy and Partnerships)
Gerald leads strategic initiatives and partnerships within the iCandy Group and is the concurrent CEO of group company, Inzen Studio. Before iCandy and Inzen, Gerald was the Head of Operations at the Singapore-MIT GAMBIT Game Lab, an initiative funded by the Singapore Government, in collaboration with the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) to incubate the next generation of games industry talents in Singapore. In addition, Gerald had operated 2 previous indie-game companies from startup through to commercialization (including the indie-hit game, Toribash). From 2006 to 2008, Gerald also worked with Singapore’s Media Development Authority, to design, implement and lead games industry growth initiatives.

Gerald has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Adelaide

Desmond Lee
Desmond Lee Chief Operation Officer
Desmond leads the studio network, including production and publishing for the iCandy Group and is the concurrent CEO of group company, Appxplore. A 20-year veteran in the creative industries, he was the producer of Saladin – The Animated Series, 2011 nominee for the International EmmyAwards (Malaysia’s first EmmyAward nomination). And before that, Desmond spent 5 years in the USA working as a Multimedia Designer in Garmin International, Art Director in Digital Pipe Inc., and Streaming Media Specialist at Fantastic Corp.

Desmond has a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Computer Arts) from Academy of Art University, San Francisco.

Jenn-Yu Lim
Jenn-Yu LimChief Creative Officer
Jenn Yu provides design and design process direction at iCandy and he has been instrumental in setting the design template for some of the group’s greatest hits. Jenn Yu is also the co-founder of Appxplore and a highly skilled artist with more than 15 years’ experience in conceptual drawing, 3D animation and game design. One of the pioneers in the Malaysian gaming industry, in 2004 he helped Phoenix Game Studios develop Malaysia’s first MMORPG game Fung Wan Online. In addition to having one of his 3D digital artworks featured in EXPOSÉ, Jenn-Yu has won numerous New Media awards during his career.