FOUNDER & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
With nearly 24 years in the marketing and consulting services industry, Neel is a seasoned customer strategy and digital marketing specialist. His expertise is in driving strategic thinking, planning and governance with C-suites to help organizations build compelling and sustainable engagements with their customers. Neel has a wide breadth of knowledge across industry domains, blended with an appreciation of human centred design of customer experiences across Asia. Driven by a ruthlessly efficient approach to information synthesis, ideation and implementation, Neel is a pragmatic marketer who maintains a singular focus on value creation and business impact. He is a certified Design Thinking facilitator [National Design Council Singapore] and has completed level one training as an Executive Coach. Neel is passionate about working with entrepreneurs and supporting social enterprises, and has been associated with Found [Impact Hub] Singapore as a marketing mentor/ coach. Having lived and worked in Hong Kong/ China for nearly a decade, Neel is now based in Singapore.
CO-FOUNDER & COO
With over 20 years of experience in the agency and consultancy industry, Angkea has developed an expertise in understanding complex digital challenges and successfully building teams to address them head-on. His digital career goes back to 2000 in Seattle as part of aQuantive (AveA, Razorfish, Atlas) which was acquired by Microsoft for $6B in 2007. Angkea relocated to Singapore in the summer of 2012 to gain ‘international experience’ while working with a global agency. His most recent oversea assignment was a year in Tokyo managing the migration and the subsequent launch of Adidas CRM program onto Adobe Campaign. He later returned to Singapore as VP to bring the APAC region of an online panel company to profitability. His proven successes in APAC have gave him the confidence to branch out as Co-Founder of TheEngage. Angkea’s responsibilities include, but not limited to; business development, strategy and planning, and account management.
Spanning multiple regional and local roles in various digital marketing and communications agencies over a period of more than 10 years, Manoj has extensive experience in delivering practical solutions to client digital marketing needs. An experienced digital marketing specialist, with skills in delivering both on client marketing activity as well as building agency delivery capability. He has a strong belief in using data analytics as an integral part of any marketing activity. Manoj has both participated and led multiple project for various clients in the areas of digital, social, mobile, CRM, data analytics and digital retail. Some of these projects included being part of as well as leading the end to end setup of digital newsrooms and command center teams for clients in both B2B and B2C spaces with a focus on providing monitoring, reporting and insights to drive impactful marketing and communications programs in the digital and social space. His client experience includes both global brands such as Adidas, Coca-Cola, Starbucks, Nokia, Microsoft, P&G (multiple brands), Unilever (multiple brands), RGE, SwissRe, Monsanto and various Singapore Government ministries / agencies /statutory boards. Manoj is a partner at TheEngage and is based out of Singapore.