Written by Leong Chan Teik
L-R: Finance manager Molly Chua, Executive director Katherine Ang, Executive chairman Dr Chen Mun, and Independent directors Tom Yee, David Tan and Prof Lye Kin Mun.
Despite being a small listed company, Powermatic Data Systems is engaged in interesting, and cutting edge, projects with global players. To start with, Powermatic is an authorised design centre for Qualcomm Atheros. It was the first Qualcomm design centre in Asia when it was set up two years ago. Management spoke about Powermatic’s involvement, and potential investments, in projects such as those that involve “a major search engine” and a global car rental company, without revealing names.