Mao Gen Foo

Head of Southeast Asia Qualtrics

With 20 years’ experience in the IT industry, Mao Gen Foo has worked with many

clients across industries in Asia to help solve business challenges leveraging IT


Mao Gen has held senior executive management roles across Asia Pacific. His career highlight

includes holding the the Vice President (Asia) at OpenText. Mao Gen joined OpenText in Dec

2011. During this tenure with OpenText, he setup OpenText operations in India, Hong Kong and

South Korea to expand OpenText’s footprint in key cities to support growth and improved

customer engagements.

Prior to joining OpenText, Mao Gen founded his own consulting firm which help global MNCs

establish presence in Asia. His firm also secured funding from Infocomm Development Authority

of Singapore (IDA) to develop a portal that analyse market news sentiment which helps banking

relationship managers service their clients better. Mao Gen was also the Managing Director for

Autonomy-Interwoven (South Asia) prior to starting his own firm.

Mao Gen is currently the Head of Southeast Asia for Qualtrics, who is the leader in experience

management software, allowing organisations to measure, prioritise, and optimise the

experiences organisations provide across the four foundations of business: customer, product,

employee and brand experiences. Mao Gen is based in Singapore, which is the Qualtrics head

quarters for the Southeast Asia region. Mao Gen's responsibility is to establish and grow

Qualtrics across this region.

Mao Gen holds a B.Eng (Hons) in Electrical Engineering from the University of Singapore.

Main Conference Day One

Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

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