KPMG Digital Village helps business on their innovation journey – whether it’s building an innovation culture, developing innovative solutions, or investing in the next big idea to add value to the core business.

Like a living lab for innovation, KPMG Digital Village brings corporates, start-ups, investors, and government bodies together in a collaborative ecosystem to drive the adoption and integration of innovative solutions, and deliver tangible outcomes to specific business challenges.

Our Network

Establishing a robust ecosystem with strong networks is critical for open innovation to succeed. Besides building up strong networks amongst corporates, start-ups and other multipliers such as venture capital firms in our own backyard, the Digital Village is also plugged into KPMG’s global innovation network. This provides access to disruptive technologies and expertise from across the globe to create value for new innovation ventures.

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  • hyper island

    Hyper Island

    Hyper Island is a leading global school and consulting company, specialised in digital transformation and digital leadership. We educate and empower individuals and organisations to seize the opportunities created by digital through collaboration, creativity and innovation. KPMG Digital Village will partner with Hyper Island to create learning experiences that enable digital capabilities building in Singapore and across Asia, through their offering of: long term programmes (Executive Part-Time Master in Digital Management), short courses, and executive education.

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    Microsoft will be joining the KPMG Digital Village as a key Internet of Things (IoT) platform provider. Through this partnership, KPMG and Microsoft will co-develop scalable IoT solutions in areas such as FinTech, HealthTech and LogTech. This partnership brings KPMG’s industry expertise and strategic capabilities together with Microsoft’s engineering talent and technologies as they look to develop new solutions to support business transformation and business model innovation.

  • nest


    Nest is a full-service start up incubator that seeks to empower entrepreneurs through capital, management, strategic insight and support. Through this partnership, KPMG Digital Village and Nest will work together to establish a robust ecosystem that is conducive for early-stage, high-growth start-ups to commercialise their solutions. Specifically, KPMG and Nest will collaborate on corporate-backed accelerator programmes as well as nurturing a strong community of investors, innovators, corporates and multipliers.

  • edge lab

    Edge Lab

    Edge Lab is an innovation centre launched by AIA Group (AIA) and Nanyang Technological University to drive innovation in the life insurance sector. Through this partnership, KPMG Digital Village and Edge Lab will leverage their combined commercial expertise in the insurance sector, engineering talent, advisory capabilities and AIA’s commercialisation channels to bring innovative life insurance solutions to consumers.

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    Tech in Asia

    Tech in Asia (YC W15) is the go-to online platform for Asia’s tech community, where users stay abreast of Asia’s tech news, share their thoughts, and get connected with each other. With a growing team based across Asia and the US, spanning editorial, events and data functions, Tech in Asia is fully dedicated to bringing Asia’s tech ecosystem closer together, by providing platforms for and facilitating meaningful discussions that add value to Asia’s tech community.

    KPMG Digital Village is the official innovation partner to Tech in Asia. The Tech in Asia Corporate Acceleration Program (TIACAP) helps corporates solve real business challenges by fostering co-innovation between corporates and startups, and is powered by KPMG Digital Village.

  • lyon poh
    Lyon Poh
    Partner, Digital + Innovation

    Lyon is the head of KPMG in Singapore’s Digital + Innovation team.

    He oversees the firm’s approach to digital innovation, namely through advocating open collaboration, integration and adoption of innovation, and the use of technology to help companies address customer engagement, risk and compliance, and cost and efficiency related issues.

    Lyon has over 18 years of professional experience in digital transformation, IT governance, and cyber security. He has worked extensively with major government agencies, multinational companies and technology start-ups in Singapore to develop innovative solutions. He is also the Chief Information Officer of KPMG in Singapore.

  • chia tek yew
    Chia Tek Yew
    Head, Financial Services Advisory

    Prior to KPMG, Tek Yew held roles such as CEO of a venture accelerator in a Singapore Big 4 firm as well as Vice President/Head of Hewlett Packard’s (HP) Consulting & Integration business across Asia Pacific where he was also responsible for HP’s Innovation Center in Singapore. Tek Yew continues to be a venture partner with Majuven, a leading venture capital firm in Singapore which invests in high-growth Asian technology companies.

  • jan reinmueller
    Jan Reinmueller
    Principal Advisor, Digital + Innovation

    Jan leads the Digital Village programme and the Innovation Ventures team in KPMG. He manages the transformation of organisations into digital new business models and/or disruptive products. Jan brings international experience and knowledge of markets in the USA, Europe, India and ASEAN. He has managed global teams in multiple locations over the last decade.

  • gaurav goel
    Gaurav Goel
    Digital Strategy

    Gaurav has 9 years of advisory experience in digital and banking strategy. He has broad global professional experience advising to leading organisations in ASEAN, Europe, Middle East and Australia. More recently, he has successfully developed digital strategies for Retail and SME and private banks in the APAC region.

  • edmund lim
    Edmund Lim
    Customer Experience

    Edmund has a broad range of experience across different aspects of digital businesses. His area of expertise is in Digital Strategy, Customer Experience and Digital Transformation. He has been involved in numerous digital transformation projects with high-profile multi-national clients across Retail, Financial Services, Public Sector and Healthcare in the APAC region.

  • yizhen lim
    Yizhen Lim

    Yizhen has extensive experience working with corporate clients in the Medical Technology sector on the development and execution of strategic imperatives. Formerly part of the Biomedical Sciences division within the Singapore Economic Development Board, she was also heavily involved in key multi-stakeholder government initiatives to grow and develop Singapore’s Medical Technology sector.