Prior to joining Temasek Polytechnic, Gary started his career as an Air Traffic Control Officer and later, as a Terminal Manager, in the Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore (CAAS). After completing his MBA and stint in Montreal, where he helped out at the Singapore ICAO office and coordinated the implementation of Common Use Self Service Kiosks at Montreal Trudeau International Airport, Gary returned as Manager, Airport Management and Air Cargo, at the investment arm of the CAAS, Changi Airport Managers and Partners (CHAMPS) where he was actively involved in consulting work for potential investments in, travelled to and lived in New Delhi – India, Nanjing – China, Kunming – China, Tokyo – Japan and Mexico City – Mexico. In 2006, Gary joined ARINC Inc. as Account Manager for Asia Pacific as part of the pioneer team. He converted and managed ARINC sites in Asia Pacific including Singapore Changi, Cambodia - all 3 international airports and New Delhi, India. Gary holds an International Aviation MBA from Concordia University (2003), a Degree in Business (Marketing) from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore (1999), and is currently pursuing his Ph.D. in Aviation at Embry Riddle Aeronautical University. He is concurrently an Instructor for the Institution of Engineers Singapore Professional Certificate in Project Management and also provides aviation consultancy through Temasek Polytechnic.