Meet the People behind The Isolation Economy
Co-Opted Councilor, SGTech
Adjunct Teaching Mentor, SMU
Managing Director, Click Ventures Singapore
Ivan Chang serves as the Co-Founder and Former Executive Chairman of Wonder Group. Through its nine campuses in Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Ukraine, the company helps client build and manage offshore software development teams. As the Executive Chairman, Ivan also oversees investor relations and helped the firm close a multi-million funding round in 2015 from Singapore Press Holdings and Plug and Play US.
A serial entrepreneur, Ivan began his start-up journey at the age of 14. His first company, an apparel printing and corporate gifts firm, was set up with just S$72 and sold five years later. His journey reached a new high 2011, when he co-founded his first start-up which was acquired in 2015 for an acquisition valued at S$2.5m.
Ivan graduated from Singapore Management University (SMU) in 2014 a Bachelor of Business Management. Besides a Bachelors in Applied Accounting from Oxford Brookes University, he also holds various professional qualifications, among them Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (non-practicing) and Certified Financial Analyst. In his spare time, Ivan is an adventurous traveller, with a freefall parachuting and skydiving licence.