Group CEO & Founder
Dr. Jim Li Hui Hong
DIGIPAS TECHNOLOGIES INC. is a technologically focus company with strong management and advisory teams emphasizing on research and development to create world-class innovative new products targeting at global niche market segments. The company is led by Dr Jim Li who attained a PhD from Cambridge University, UK and own over 40 USPTO, WIPO & JPO granted patents in the field of advanced technology deployment to electronic devices and manufacturing processes.
In 2009, Jim pioneered the world-1st dual-axis precision digital level (under Digi-Pas® brand) embedded with ultra-high precision MEMS technology which greatly contributed to the precision engineering industries as evidently used by some of the world’s most technologically advanced companies and government institutions such as NASA, Airbus, Lockheed Martin, US Naval Research Laboratory, U.S. Navy, U.S. AirForce, Mazak, Intel, Mitsubishi, Honda, BMW, Cambridge Cavendish Laboratory etc. In 2014, he further pioneered the world-1st smart luggage lock (under eGeeTouch® brand) utilizing leading-edge wireless proximity-access security technology, and subsequently winning prestigious U.S. CES 2015 & CES 2016 innovation awards as well as Japan's largest DIY Homecenter new product award in 2014 & 2015 in successive years and also Germany's RedDot Design Award in 2017.
Dr Jim Li published numerous papers in the area of new product introduction (NPI) strategy and manufacturing technology at leading international journals. Jim’s entrepreneurial endeavor has led to the founding of Digipas Group with its affiliated companies located at several strategic geographical regions. He brought with him over 20 years of experience in management and technical expertise.
Group Advisory Team
Dr. Zheng ZHENG
Dr. Zheng graduated with a PhD at Manchester University, UK in 1991 specializing in microelectronic superconductivity, particularly the development and design of MEMS sensors and ASIC wafer fabrication technologies. He has a total of over 20 years of hand-on R&D experience, as Research Engineer at a leading UK instrument company and later as Research Scientist at the Institute of Microelectronic under ASTAR, the Singapore Government Science and Technology Research Agency.
Prof. Kim Hua TAN
Professor Tan graduated with a PhD at Cambridge University, UK specializing in Manufacturing Strategy Implementation. In a decade, he has conducted extensive academic research focusing on Product Innovation, Lean Manufacturing and Supply Chain Management with publication of over 80 papers in leading international journals. Prof. Tan is a Head of Operation Management at the Business School of Nottingham University, UK.