Sumulong is CTP’s new MD

Computrade Technology International (CTI Group) has appointed business executive Teddy Sumulong, as the new managing director for its new subsidiary Computrade Technology Philippines (CTP).

CTI Group is an IT infrastructure solutions provider based in Jakarta, Indonesia. Besides its Philippines operation, the company has a subsidiary in Malaysia.

Sumulong, who was earlier with Samsung, first joined CTI Group, Indonesia as head of enterprise, to help set up the group’ s Philippines subsidiary. In his new role, he will take up leadership and operational management roles in the CTP.

Sumulong’s main responsibility will be to develop and grow CTP’s business and infrastructure in the Philippines. His other role will be develop robust business relationships locally and drive greater business partnership and principal experience across the country.

“We want to grow faster than average and become a prominent IT player by offering best value and support to our channel partner and customers,” Sumulong said.

Sumulong has been a business leader for more than 20 years and has held various positions in IBM, EMC, and Thakaral Group. He holds a bachelor degree of science in Business Management from De La Salle University and an MBA from the Asian Institute of Management.

Rachmat Gunawan, Director of CTI Group in Indonesia, said Sumulong is expected to contribute towards the company’s growth target in the Philippine market.

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In Singapore, we are looking to double our reporting team by this year-end to comprehensively cover the fast-moving world of funded startups and VC, PE & M&A deals. We want reporters who can tell our readers what is really happening in these sectors and why it matters to markets, companies and consumers. The ability to write precisely and urgently is crucial for these roles. Ideal candidates must have to ability to work in a collaborative, dynamic, and fast-changing environment. We want our new hires to be digitally savvy and ready to experiment with new forms of storytelling. Most importantly, we are looking for hard-hitting reporters who work well in a team. Collaboration and collegiality are a must.

Following vacancies can be applied for (only in Singapore).

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  • A reporter to track companies/startups that have raised private capital, and have the potential to become unicorns. SEA currently has over 40 companies with a valuation of over $100 million and under $1 billion.
  • A reporter who can get behind the scenes and reveal how funding rounds are put together, or why they’ve failed to materialise. She/he in this role will largely focus on long-format stories. 
  • A journalist to track special situations funds, distressed debt and private credit (from the PE angle) across Asia.