Alvin Neo - Crowe Singapore

Alvin Neo


Alvin possesses over 20 years of expertise in the information technology sector, advising a diverse clientele in both public and private sectors, including SMEs, MNCs, and government agencies.

His tech proficiency spans client and web-based systems, mobile apps, RFID, blockchain, and AI. Alvin excels in managing and deploying systems, from multi-tenant structures to robust and secure infrastructures.

Passionate about contributing to Singapore, Alvin has donated to Nanyang Technological University and the National Heritage Board through Zwaan Pte Ltd, earning recognition as the main sponsor for the NTU Campus Art Trail and the prestigious NHB Patron Of Heritage Award.

Alvin is also a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) and ScrumMaster.

Professional Summary:

  • Co-founded Merkletree Pte Ltd, specializing in technology consultancy, project management, and blockchain education.
  • Founded Zwaan Pte Ltd, deploying systems for private and government projects.
  • Managed technology development for clients like Shell, Intel, J&J, IBM, and won government tenders for mobile apps and large-scale systems.
  • Technology advisor for ACCESS and ACCESS Node.
  • Leads Technology and Cybersecurity at Crowe.


  • Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) (ISACA & NICF)
  • Advanced Certificate in Data Protection Operational Excellence (SMU)
  • IMPLEMENT: Data Governance (SMU)
  • Certified Scrum Master (SCRUM ALLIANCE)

Experience Highlights:

  • Leads the teams looking into IT, Digital Assets, anti-money laundering and counter financial terrorism compliance during statutory audits.
  • Manage IT audit programs, breach forensics, and cybersecurity.
  • Manages data breach incidents for Government Sector, MNC and SME.
  • Provides consultancy and conducts technical audits of blockchain companies.

Alvin's extensive experience and commitment to technology innovation and cybersecurity make him an asset to any organisation navigating the evolving tech landscape in Singapore.