Management Team 2017-10-04T16:46:20+00:00

Cantier’s Management Team comprises of successful individuals and had established good reputations from their chosen careers, had played a vital role in establishing Cantier Systems Inc. to be known globally and highly competitive in this field as solutions provider for various industries.

Prabakar P. Selvam

President & CEO

Having 20 years of profound experience in Information Technology, he has lead two software companies serving the manufacturing industries such as Semiconductor, Electronics, Automotive, Food Processing, Modular Construction, Sugar and Bio-Energy. Founded Cantier Systems, headquartered in Singapore, to provide integrated industry specific manufacturing software, Cantier MES (Manufacturing Execution System) and Cantier ERP One (Manufacturing ERP), to manufacturers primarily in the Asia Pacific region. Cantier has been successfully serving customers in the past fifteen years. To name a few, Texas Instruments, Cypress, Panasonic, ShinEtsu, Toshiba, OnSemi, Hitachi, Sunpower, AG&P, and Mitsubishi.

He is a charter member and treasurer of MESA (Manufacturing Enterprise Solution Association) APAC board. Earned Masters in Computer Application (MCA) at Bharathidasan University, INDIA.

Prabakar P. Selvam
Bryan C. Rigg

Bryan C. Rigg

Member of Board of Directors

BC Rigg has worked with Cantier since 2010 as VP Marketing, SVP and most recently as a board member. A Motorola Six Sigma Black Belt, BC’s past experience includes close to 40 years in the Electronics & Semiconductor industry with the USAF and several multinational semiconductor corporations. BC has managed seven manufacturing factories over the last twenty years in Asia.

BC has an Electronic Engineering Technology degree from the USAF.

Conrado “Bong” Leal

Member of Board of Directors

Bong is in the Cantier Board since the company founded. He have been part of Business Development activities from the start of Cantier. He has solid 29 years experience in Semiconductor and Electronics Manufacturing. He was the Manufacturing VP and MD of CYPRESS Semiconductor Manufacturing Ltd Philippines for 8 years. Also, Bong has extensive management stint for 21 years in Texas Instruments managing the operations – includes planning, manufacturing, Engineering & QA.

He earned his Engineering Degree from Saint Louis University in Baguio City, Philippines.

Bong Leal
Balachandar Swaminathen

Balachandar Swaminathen

CTO & Operations Director

Balachandar handles the R&D and Services team. He has 15+ years experience in Software Design, Development and innovation of various renowned Software Products at IBM and Honeywell as a Senior Software Architect. He traveled across different countries to assist numerous customers on various industries for Software Implementation and consultation. He has a Bachelor of Engineering Degree in Electrical and Electronics from Bharathidasan University, INDIA.

Monika Nguyen-Nam

VP for Advanced Industry Solutions

Monika has more than 25 years of experience as an entrepreneur and manager in Europe and Asia. A Six Sigma, Kaizen Black Belt for administration and production processes. And as a former CIO in automotive industry, Monika exhibits a strong process background in automotive, automation, and mechanical engineering production. She also has a proven experience in implementing ERP systems and preparing administration and production processes to get ready for advanced industry solutions.

Cantier Systems - Management Team
Cantier Systems -Management Team

Vio Aguinaldo

VP for Business Development

Visionary and goal-oriented Executive with demonstrated experience in planning, leading, developing, and implementing cutting edge manufacturing solutions to address business opportunities. Strong technical and business qualifications with a track record of more than 40 years of hands on experience in semiconductor manufacturing, tool and die, metal fabrication, strategic planning, mechanical design, equipment mechanisation (automation), Process & Quality Management System and tactical operations.

He earned his Mechanical Engineering Degree from Mapua Institute of Technology, PHILIPPINES.

John Chang

VP for Sales and Marketing – Singapore and Malaysia

John has been with the company from the start and during which time, he has facilitated to shape and promote the company’s products to the various regional SMEs and MNCs. Prior to this assignment, John has been working in different industry domains, performed various functions such as R&D, Manufacturing Operations, Engineering and Sales & Marketing for the past 20+ years. He is well-versed with the following industries, particularly in electronics, semiconductors, precision metal, metal fabrication, chemicals and plastic injection molding. With his vast knowledge and work experience of these industries and operational requirement, he has helped clienteles to conceptually draw up MES requirement and assisted in the implementation of these specifications.

John has a Master and Bachelor in Electrical Engineering degrees from University of Canterbury, Christchurch, New Zealand.

John Chang
Rajesh Babu

Rajesh Babu Selvaraj

Director for Sales and Support

Rajesh is Cantier’s Director for Quality Assurance, have gained over 20 year experience in Application Software Design & Development, Software QA Testing, project management & technical trainings, ISO Implementations, and IT Security. His specialization are statistical process control (SPC) and manufacturing execution systems (MES) implementations in various process and manufacturing industries in APAC.

He earned his Master in Computer Science (MSc) at Bharathiar University, Coimbatore, India and diploma in Statistics & Operational Research from Indian Institute of Statistics, Bangalore, India. He has completed trainings on Six Sigma, SEI-CMM and ISO-2000.

Yut Shing Wong

Director for Business Development

Yut Shing has over 20 years of ICT works and business management experience in Singapore and China. Strong track record in developing organizations’ collaborative advantage and the nurture of intercompany relationship. He views, and analyse business situations and problems from a very logical perspective.

He earned his Electronics and Electrical Engineering Degree from the National University of Singapore, Singapore and the Queen’s University Belfast, United Kingdom.