Ng Ek Heng is a seasoned freelance writer/editor with background in journalism and corporate as well as PR consultancy. He has knowledge of what works for digital and print marcom assets, along with a track record of editorial work for mass media, trade, technology and professional publications.
Fintech is a sector that has piqued my interest ever since doing a news feature about Singapore's open door policy on blockchain technology.
Todate, clients that I have serviced include a variety of businesses, ranging from infocomm to healthcare as well as hospitality, educational, marine, heavy engineering and oil and gas sectors.
I have completed editorial assignments for tertiary institutions, R&D institutes, exhibition organisers, publishers and government bodies, encompassing local clients in Singapore and overseas clients from UK and USA.
Among other work, I had been a stringer for a US telecom online publication, www. telecomengine.com. At one time, I contributed regular articles for Singapore Management University’s online management and technology publication, did a copywriting project for Earth Observatory of Singapore and did work assignments for Show Daily for Global Entrepolis events for Singapore government, as well as being a freelance Editor of a medical informatics newsletter, known as IT Medicine, and acted as editor of “Nonwovens Asia”, a pilot publication for the textiles industry.
My track record of earlier work includes contributing features to Asian Clinical Trials publication, American Academy for Advancement of Science (AAAS), Singapore Science Centre, Innovation magazine (National University of Singapore), as well as assignments for DBSBank, Honeywell Asia Pacific and Gintic Manufacturing R&D Institute.
Before being a freelance writer, I had worked previously in different capacities requiring the ability to communicate effectively.
Ø Journalist with Reuters Limited doing economic/market reports
Ø Public Relations Officer with Singapore listed company
Ø Editor with Brunei Shell
Ø Public Relations Manager with international exhibition company
Ø Account Group Manager with Public Relations Agency