OIO Holdings Hires Rudy Lim As CEO Of Its Blockchain Subsidiary

Job Appointments | January 25, 2021 By:

OIO Holdings has appointed Rudy Lim as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of its blockchain business subsidiary.

Based in Singapore, OIO Holdings operates as a holding company. The company, through its subsidiaries, provides mechanical and electrical engineering services. OIO has also expanded into the blockchain areas, such as sales agency business, software development agency business, and blockchain-related consultancy business. OIO’s blockchain business is conducted by its 100% subsidiary, OIO Singapore Pte Ltd.

Lim spent more than 2 years as Head of FinTech at DBS Bank, where launched “Startup Xchange” to facilitate startups in co-creating solutions to DBS business challenges, enabling them to match and value-add the bank and also its potential corporate clients. Since its pilot in 2018, Startup Xchange has successfully conducted over 40 proofs-of-concept with startups across the bank and successfully rolled-out more than 20 emerging technology solutions. Prior to his career at DBS, Lim was a part of the venture investment and business innovation team at Singapore Press Holdings (SPH), where he was involved in supporting startups from conceptualization to funding their business models.

Lim’s appointment is expected to further accelerate OIO’s blockchain business.

“I am very honored to be appointed as CEO of OIO Singapore Pte Ltd, a great company with talented people and great potential. Based on this strong foundation, we would like to continue to facilitate product performance and innovation, while we aim to be a trusted partner to our customers in today’s rapidly changing environment,” Lim said. “In order to do so, OIO must continue to innovate and lead our customers on their transformation journey. Blockchain and innovation are the two major driving forces for our customers’ transformation, and we need to focus on them across the whole company. My goal is to ensure that we fully commit ourselves to our customers, employees and stakeholders through strong values, leading innovation and passion.”