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Ivan Png is professor of strategy and policy and head of department at the National University of Singapore, NUS Business School.
His research areas include the economics of intellectual property, information privacy and pricing. Prof Png has a PhD from Stanford Graduate School of Business in the US and an economics degree from the University of Cambridge.
Prof Png is also an independent director of Healthway Medical Corporation Limited, the private healthcare provider. Previously, he was a faculty member at the Anderson School of Management at the University of California and Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.