Robert is the founder of OHF and works full time as an unpaid Executive Chairman. Since 1995, he has been actively involved in various poverty alleviation and social enterprise projects in Cambodia, Philippines and Nepal, particularly with the Methodist Mission Society and was instrumental in starting their COSI Children Village in Cambodia. He is an entrepreneur and has started and successfully built up three companies in the I.T. industry. Robert was a Past President of the Lions Club of Singapore, Bedok as well as an enthusiastic amateur magician. He is a Colombo Plan scholar and holds a B. Eng Electrical (1st class Hons., University of Auckland) and a M.Eng (National University of Singapore).