Zafar Anjum

Zafar Anjum

Southeast Asia Correspondent

Zafar Anjum is a Singapore-based journalist and writer. As a journalist, Zafar worked as the online editor at Executive Networks Media in Singapore, leading the editorial team (online) for enterprise IT publications such as Computerworld Singapore, Computerworld Malaysia, CIO Asia, and MIS Asia. Over the last two decades, Zafar has worked with media companies such as Fairfax Business Media in Australia, MediaCorp in Singapore, and Encyclopaedia Britannica in India.

Articles by Zafar Anjum

12 hot Southeast Asian fintechs for the CIO watchlist
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12 hot Southeast Asian fintechs for the CIO watchlist

For payments processing, cross-border trade enablement, insurance platforms, and digital banking, Southeast Asia has plenty of innovative providers your company may want to partner with.
July 28, 2021
The promise and challenges of RPA adoption in Southeast Asia
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The promise and challenges of RPA adoption in Southeast Asia

Robotic process automation and related technologies like intelligent automation can improve processes and reduce costs, but few organisations have gone beyond limited-value tactical deployments around task automation.
April 25, 2021
The state of ICT training in Singapore
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The state of ICT training in Singapore

Talent shortages mean key positions go unfilled, and rapid technology change means employees can’t keep up their skills. How the government is trying to help.
April 21, 2021
How Southeast Asian CIOs can help combat climate change
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How Southeast Asian CIOs can help combat climate change

Government initiatives in Singapore and elsewhere, customer pressure on businesses to operate sustainably, and a slow change in ethos are all helping IT reshape itself to reduce harm to the planet.
March 28, 2021