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Why Avows?

Innovation requires Excellence – and we at Avows have kept this
mantra at the heart of our business since our very inception. Since 2008, Avows has served a diverse range of Clientsranging from innovative nimble Start-ups to dynamic & dependable Fortune 500 companies. Through our unrivalled industry expertise and consulting experience in Digital IT Services and Solutions, we have helped our clients successfully innovate, increase revenue, manage risk and change, reduce costs, and enhance controls-all without sacrificing flexibility.


Our network reaches across Asia & beyond, with dozens of dedicated personnel working at the forefront of the latest emergent technologies, and millions of people across the world have interacted with or been benefitted by the Avows difference in one way or the other. Avows strives to do more – for our customers, our associates and our communities, wherever we operate globally. We are fueled by fresh challenges, keen to go the extra mile, and bring true value to our Customers- so that together we can make a better world for everyone.

Our Journey

Our Core Values

Talent is not prejudiced. We are focused on implementing exceptional IT professionals across diverse backgrounds.

Diversity

We are leaders in the industry in outsourcing because we enjoy what we do. Our enthusiasm infuses every part of our business

Passion

Talent is not prejudiced. We are focused on implementing exceptional IT professionals across diverse backgrounds.

Teamwork & Collaboration

We develop trust with our clients and teams by staying clear about our objectives and possible motives basis of excellent cooperation.

Transparency

To offer optimum output and transcend our clients' expectations, we focus on their business drivers.

Client Value Creation

We are always analyzing our systems and processes in order to better understand how to accomplish things in the most efficient and effective way for our clients and our firm.

Efficiency

Leadership

PH CHEW Director, Avows Group

DATO RAYMOND YEONG Independent Director

ASHOK K RAMAVATH Group CEO

RAMESH KUMAR RAGHAVAN Group CSO

KANESAN VELUPPILLAI Corporate Advisor- Strategy

PH CHEW

Director

PH Chew as the company’s director provides advice on business and technical areas and directions to the company.

He is also the Executive Director for Matrix Streams Sdn Bhd which specializes in the development, sales, and implementation of the Islamic Core Banking and Treasury Management System. Both companies have built the synergy and complement each
other’s businesses.

He started his career with Maybank Berhad in 1983. Prior to Avows, PH Chew worked as a Technical Director and has served in senior positions with various local national corporations in
Malaysia.

Mr. Chew has been providing software systems design, development, and implementation services across several different industries including banking, hospital management, and
human resource management. He has more than 38 years of
working experience in the IT Industry.

PH Chew holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) with a major in Computer Science from the U.K.

DATO RAYMOND YEONG

Independent Director

Dato’ Raymond Yeong Kok Hee is the Independent Director of Avows Technologies. He has been working for more than 34 years in different capacities primarily focusing on the IT industry. Upon returning from England in 1983, he commenced his sales and marketing management career firstly in the credit cards business and subsequently, ventured into the fast-moving consumer goods (‘FMCG’) sector, as well as the electronics and computer equipment services industries. Dato’ Raymond Yeong is well-recognized and respected not only in the information technology (‘IT’) arena but also in the financial services and corporate sector.

Dato’ Raymond Yeong was formerly the consultant and held the position of Vice President of CSC Malaysia Sdn Bhd (formerly CSA (M) Berhad), a position that he has held since 1999. As a Consultant of the company, he is focused on the areas of Managed Services, Technology Consulting, and Complex System Integration. His responsibilities include leveraging consulting, strategic outsourcing, and technology management capabilities for a dynamic and rapidly growing Malaysian market.

He has developed and set up a significant number of strategic relationships and alliances with the senior management of the financial and governmental sectors. He was an active member of the Executive and Management Review Committee of Maybank Berhad and CSC Malaysia Sdn Bhd; a ten-year IT sourcing engagement since 2003.

In addition, Dato’ Raymond Yeong sits on the Board of WZ Satu Berhad since 26 October 2007 as an independent Non-Executive director. He is a member of the Audit Committee, Remuneration Committee, and Nomination Committee. Dato’ Raymond Yeong has been contributing to the strategic growth of the company for
many years.

With his vast experience and extensive business network, Dato’ Raymond Yeong will contribute significantly to the Avows Group as an Independent Director of the company and will work with the CEO and other top management teams to drive the company to greater heights.

ASHOK K RAMAVATH

Group CEO

Avows Technologies was founded by Ashok K. Ramavath, the pioneering and visionary entrepreneur, in the year 2008. Ashok brings with him 20 years of rich and wide experience in technology and business consulting. With his keen interest in developing next-generation leadership, Ashok has built strong technology teams in Avows from the ground up to cater to the challenging and growing requirements of its clients in South East Asia. His key strengths in achieving the best results in service delivery and financial performance have enabled Avows to build large and strong teams of 100+ in the past.

Ashok is on the managing committee of CIIM (Consortium of Indian Industries in Malaysia) and is a firm believer in Corporate Social Responsibility. He initiated focused interactions with industry leaders to generate high-value solutions and service offerings in the IT & ITES space from Avows. Ashok has also helped to onboard leaders from various industries. Aligned with the vision and core values of the organization, this expands the core service offerings and continuously innovates value to the clients. Ashok has set up Avows headquarter in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia with its offices/development centers in Singapore, Indonesia, India, USA, and UAE.

Ashok was recognized for his contribution to HR during Asia’s Best Employer Brand awards in 2010. Ashok was also recognized as “CEO of the Year 2013”.

An avid Golfer and a technocrat-turned-commerce post-graduate, Ashok is passionate about making Avows a strong player in the global technology industry

RAMESH K RAGHAVAN

Group CS

Ramesh brings with him more than 18 years of global experience in IT strategy, talent engagement and development, M&A, CEO Advisory, and stakeholder management.

He specializes in operations and HR that aligns strategy and processes with business goals. Ramesh’s Master’s degree is in HRM from the XLRI, Jamshedpur.

Ramesh has a breadth of industry expertise with proficiency in building new capabilities and internal processes from working with leading global organizations in the past.

He partners with sales to nurture client relationships and ensures the highest quality of service to existing clients. He is as instrumental in advancing Avows’ innovative company culture as he is in fostering new talent.

His passion is to develop and work on next-gen digital technologies to solve business problems faster and seamlessly

KANESAN VELUPPILAI

Corporate Advisor Strategy

Kanesan Veluppillai is the Group Corporate Advisor for Avows Technologies. He was inducted on 1 November 2020 and has a vast amount of experience in advisory services that includes areas of M&A, Funding, Human Capital Transformation, Investor Relations, Strategic Communications and Crisis Management.

As the Group Advisor for Avows, Kanesan oversees the business financial strategy and key business development aspects for the company.

Kanesan has over 30 years of experience in the financial services, oil and gas sectors, automotive, transportation property, and infrastructure. Kanesan has served many respectable Banks and financial corporations.

His experience also includes time as Group Director, Corporate Communications and Public Affairs of a leading Malaysian conglomerate with core businesses in the Automotive, Services and Property & Infrastructure sectors.

Kanesan holds an Economics degree with Honours in Business Administration from the University of Malaysia.