Outstanding Science Alumni Awards 2005
LIEN Siaou-Sze
BSc 1971
Senior Vice President, Technology Solutions Group, Hewlett-Packard Asia-Pacific and Japan
Siaou-Sze LIEN is Senior Vice President of HP Services for Asia-Pacific and Japan, a US$3-billion business. HP Services helps organizations gain maximum value from their IT investments with systems and services that enable them to quickly adapt to changing business conditions.
At HP, Siaou-Sze focuses on creating a business environment and culture based on performance and trust that seeks continuous improvements in people, processes and technologies.
Known for her energy and business acumen, Siaou-Sze has been listed in Fortune Magazine's "50 Most Powerful Women in Asia" for four consecutive years. She also serves on the board of directors of PSAI, Republic Polytechnic, and is an NTU council member.
Born in Singapore, Siaou-Sze holds a Bachelor's degree in Physics and a Master's in Computer Science from London University, Imperial College Science & Technology, London, England. She is currently pursuing a PhD at Cambridge University.
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