Simon Akeroyd

How Smart Cities will transform Asia Pacific’s high-density metropolises

Over the next 30 years, seven out of every ten people in the world will live in urban areas. This...

The sweet spot – why startups should target that 21st century business problem

There’s no doubting that the world of business is changing. The traditional model of large international...

Amadeus Next celebrates one year of powering travel tech startups in Asia Pacific

Clearing immigrations without long queues and securing last-minute airline upgrades with just a mobile...


Amadeus Next poised to propel travel technology startups in Asia Pacific

Startups disrupt the status quo by pushing technology to new frontiers and this is especially true...

Seven days in a tuk tuk

“Do you want to drive a tuk tuk over 1,000kms across Sri Lanka for 7 days, to raise money for charity?”...

Satisfying a traveller’s appetite in Asia Pacific

If you go to your favourite burger restaurant or chain, what is the one question you can guarantee they’ll...


Uncovering hidden technology gems for a perfect pairing

I love a good wine pairing with my meals. As such, I am always on the lookout for new and upcoming wines...