ANNOUNCES THE APPOINTMENTS OF SENIOR EXECUTIVES AND ADVISORS
StarWORKS Global Pte Ltd, Singapore, announces the immediate appointment of two senior executives and three advisors.
Thomas B. Wiese (CIO) is a real estate expert and consultant, advising developers, investors, legal, and financial institutions in Asia and around the world, specializing in fractional ownership topics. Over the last 30 years, he has been involved in every aspect of project development for residential, commercial, and hospitality projects in Asia and Europe, effectively collaborating with lawyers, tax consultants, architects, engineers, and executives during planning, construction, management, and sales & marketing periods.
Paul G. Counihan, Jr. (Director of Business Development) returns to the group after working with Graham Bristow on the development of Bali Island Villas in the 1990s. Paul has managed F&B and restaurant venues across the USA, including in Rockefeller Center and the World Trade Center, and managed regional operations for a chain of restaurants in seven hotels operated by Hyatt. Back in Indonesia since 2005, Paul has conceptualized and opened many of the most famous venues in Jakarta nightlife, including Red Square, Hacienda, BlackCat Jazz, and X2 – Jakarta’s largest nightclub. His strengths are in concept development, marketing and promotion, training and team building, and in setting up F&B operations for success.
Vijay Sarashetti (Advisory: AI, Blockchain, Next Gen Databases) is an architect/engineer with 36 years of experience in IT. After working across the IT spectrum in hardware, core systems, databases, and networks, he became a Microsoft-certified systems engineer and went to Wall Street in 1998. He was global head of engineering for Deutsche Bank for 5 years starting in 2005, before becoming an independent consultant, where on behalf of Fannie Mae he created a high-speed micro-services architecture framework for mortgage-backed securities. He relocated to Indonesia in 2018, offering purpose-driven, product-centric services and solutions specializing in AI, blockchain, next-gen databases
Thomas W. Shreve (Advisory: Structuring and Contracts) is a Jakarta-based finance specialist who has been working at the interface between Indonesian companies and the global economy since 1991. In 2010 he managed billions of dollars of transactions for a significant project in the mining sector, and subsequently managed the acquisition of F.C. Internazionale Milano by an Indonesian consortium. He advised the Indonesian Government on asset sales in the wake of the Asian Financial Crisis and was involved in many of the first public equity and bond offerings by private sector Indonesian companies in the global markets. He is currently focusing his efforts on property investment and digital economy projects.
Mark Canning (Advisory: SEO) is an IT professional of 30 years, working in web and Search Engine Optimization since 1998. In 2010, Mark joined Allstate Insurance Company, the largest public insurance company in the USA, where he is one of the in-house SEO experts, reporting directly to the global head of SEO. Mark’s responsibilities include audits, on-page SEO, best practice compliance, and off-site SEO. He is responsible for SEO best practices for two of the company’s largest online properties with over 16 million visitors. Mark has also advised government clients, public utilities, and SMEs on SEO best practices.
About StarWORKS Global Pte Ltd
StarWORKS Global Pte Ltd is a Singaporean technology company commercializing an integrated ecosystem of products and services aimed at streamlining and revolutionizing the global Tourism, Entertainment, and Hospitality Industry. StarWORKS Global operates under PT. Starworks Technologies Indonesia is located in Bali. The company developed an ecosystem of products and services by infusing blockchain technology, big data, and AI advantages into the industry.
StarWORKS Global Pte Ltd technology solutions help businesses survive and thrive by streamlining processes, offering better cost efficiencies, creating new opportunities, being more sustainable, and providing customers around the world with more personalized offerings, greater value, and ultimately a more enhanced experience.
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