Maynard Kang
Director, Emerging Technologies at Temasek


Maynard Kang is the Director of Emerging Technologies at Temasek, where he is responsible for leading investments in early-stage deep tech companies globally. He began his career as an entrepreneur during the dot-com boom in the late 1990s, when he held co-founder/CTO and senior engineering positions at tech startups that raised double-digit millions.

Maynard subsequently moved into IP licensing and technology commercialisation at Hewlett-Packard, held investment roles at Intellectual Ventures and EDBI, served as a C-Level product strategist at a listed SaaS company, and was most recently Partner at an early-stage fund before joining Temasek.

Maynard holds B.Comp and MSc in IP Management degrees from NUS, as well as a MSc in Global Finance from NYU Stern and HKUST.

Agenda Sessions

  • The Next AI Frontier – From Turing to Tomorrow