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About

Tagit is an award-winning Singapore-based mobile solutions company. Tagit’s mobility platform Mobeix enables banks and enterprises to rapidly build secure, scalable and innovative mobile applications.

We have a highly successful track record in designing, developing and deploying industry-specific mobile applications for leading financial institutions across Asia, Middle East and North America. We work closely with our customers to shape mobile strategies and deliver innovative and secure mobility solutions. Millions of users across the globe use Tagit’s applications every day.

Our robust Mobile Application Development Platform – Mobeix – seamlessly and securely integrates with your current IT assets to provide scalable mobility solutions across multiple mobile devices and operating systems. The Mobeix platform delivers innovative and engaging mobile experiences that increase market reach and speed up time-to-market, while reducing complexities and protecting existing IT investments. The Mobeix platform has been audited and found to be in compliance with requirements of Payment Application Data Security Standard Version 2.0

Founded in 2004 by a team that is passionate about mobility, the company is headquartered in Singapore, with offices in Canada, Malaysia, India and Indonesia.

Over the years, Tagit has won multiple awards including the Emerging Enterprise Award in Singapore, and has been ranked among the Technology Fastest 500 in Asia by Deloitte.

Board of Directors

Ranjan Kapur

Chairman
Mr. Ranjan Kapur serves as the Chairman of Tagit and Country Head of WPP India at WPP Plc. Mr. Kapur has over 40 years of marketing communications experience with Ogilvy spanning several countries in East Asia, the U.S. and India. He served in senior positions in Ogilvy & Mather India Private Limited (O&M). Mr. Kapur started his career with Citibank, N.A. He is a veteran of the advertising business.

Mr. Sandeep Bagaria

Chief Executive Officer
Sandeep is a seasoned corporate leader with over 18 years of experience in successfully setting up and managing businesses in sectors which include Banking, Financial Services and Insurance (BFSI), telecommunications and commercial enterprise.

Since the early part of his career as an internet entrepreneur, he has focused on technology innovation and changing the paradigm in existing business practices. Specializing in Financial Services, Sandeep has worked with banks across Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Europe on their core transformation, channels innovation and payments strategies.

Prior to joining Tagit, Sandeep was the head of the Ambit Core Banking and Ambit Card Management business units at SunGard, a Fortune 500 software and technology services companies. Sandeep holds a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering from Mumbai University, India and an MBA from NTU Singapore.

Mr. Pierre Hennes

Director
Pierre serves as the Director of Tagit Pte Ltd. He has significant international experience in technology and new venture creation, and has worked and invested across the US, Europe, Russia and Asia. In addition to his role at Tagit, Pierre is Managing Partner of Extream Ventures, a Singapore-based early-stage VC firm launched in 2009, funded in part by the Singapore Government’s National Research Foundation. He is also a Partner of Upstream Ventures, a Singapore-based seed & startup investment firm launched in 2003. He has backed successful tech-driven companies such as Singular ID, Property Guru, Just Commodity Software Solutions and Tagit.

Pierre now actively invests in and advises promising startups in the clean-tech and medical devices sectors. His latest passion for entrepreneurship brings him to Armenia, where together with his partners he has launched Granatus Ventures, the first Venture Capital firm in Armenia to provide funding, expertise and networks to promising technology-driven startups with core value-add activities in Armenia.

Until recently, Pierre served as Chairman of the Singapore’s Business Angel Network Southeast Asia (BANSEA), and Honorary Secretary of the Singapore Venture Capital and Private Equity Association (SVCA). He earned a B.A. with Honors in International Relations from Boston University, and an MBA from New York University’s Stern School of Business.

Mr. Navtej Singh ("Naffi")

Co-Founder & Director
Naffi is a serial entrepreneur with over thirty years of experience in building new businesses. He began his career in advertising, but soon left it to get into the fast food business, where he developed three successful franchises. Later he founded an interactive digital media agency with a partner. It was one of the early movers in this new space in the ‘90s. With the rise of the Internet in late 1990s, Naffi decided to start a technology incubator with three other partners. Several innovative ideas were hatched and funded by venture capital at the incubator. One of them was Cazh, a patented e-payments platform, which is now running the Financial Process Exchange (FPX) in Malaysia.

At the time of the exit from Cazh in 2004, mobile apps had just started appearing in the first wave of smart phones. Sensing the potential opportunity of this new trend in mobility, Naffi started Tagit to bring innovative applications to traditional consumer businesses, such as banking, travel and entertainment.

Naffi is an Alumni of the the University of Singapore (now known as NUS) and did his post-graduate degree at The Pennsylvania State University. He is a Captain (Reservist) in the Singapore Armed Forces, and serves on the Alumni Advisory Board of the National University of Singapore. He mentors budding entrepreneurs at INSEAD business school, where he is Entrepreneur-in-Residence.

Sajjad Akhtar

Director
Sajjad started his career with Andersen in London and subsequently transferred to Singapore. In a career spanning 27 years at Andersen (18 years as a partner), Sajjad held various roles including head of Attest and Financial Consulting Services for Singapore, and Director of Financial Markets Practice for Asia Pacific. Now managing director of Corporate Advisory Partners Pte Ltd, a financial advisory services firm, Sajjad has extensive experience in business restructuring and recovery, acquisitions advisory, IPO/capital raising and treasury risk management. He is regularly retained as an independent expert in view of his substantial experience in business valuation. Sajjad earned an MBA from University of Chicago Graduate School of Business and is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, the Institute of Certified Public Accountants in Singapore and the Singapore Institute of Arbitrators.

Tan Eng Wah

Director

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