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About Hwee-Xian


+9 years experience

Tan Hwee Xian
Hwee-Xian is a senior analyst with Ovum’s Enterprise Services team, based in Kuala Lumpur. He focuses on the SoHo and SME services practice and general trend analysis in the Asian IT services market, including cloud, managed services, mobility, unified communications, and collaboration.

Before joining Ovum, Hwee-Xian was the senior analyst for IDC’s Asia-Pacific telecoms group, where he led telecoms services, managed services, unified communications, and collaboration trackers for a wide portfolio of customers across the region. His responsibilities included delivering innovative customized research, project management, and presales product marketing on telecoms operators and infrastructure vendors.

Hwee-Xian holds a BS in human ecology and a master’s degree in business administration.

Analyst Articles

Articles by Hwee-Xian

  • Enterprise Services, Enterprise Decision Maker

    Malaysia's Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) aims to transform SMEs

    By Hwee-Xian Tan 02 Feb 2018

    The Malaysian government’s establishment of the Digital Free Trade Zone (DFTZ) outside of China is a clear sign of its intent to empower Malaysian SMEs digitally. It will merge physical and virtual zones, with additional online and digital services to facilitate international e-commerce and invigorate internet-based innovation.