Donald joined INSEAD in 2003 as a Research Programmer, principally with Professor Philip PARKER. He has primarily been performing database management/maintenance and data mining. He has also written multi-lingual book-generating automation applications and web content. One of the major projects he has worked on is a website for PROTA4U.org. PROTA4U.org (PROTA4U is a guide and database of tropical plants in the African continent). He was also partially involved in Call Centre Dashboard project which is funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation.
Donald holds a Diploma in Engineering Informatics from Nanyang Polytechnic specializing in iLog, an artificial intelligence programming language.
Donald speaks English and Mandarin.