Desmond Lian

Head of Aviation Solutions APAC, Smiths Detection

Desmond Lian

Head of Aviation Solutions APAC, Smiths Detection

Biography

Desmond is currently the Head of Aviation Solutions for Smiths Detection APAC based out of Singapore. This role leads the development and implementation of screening solutions for the aviation customer in APAC. Desmond has been with Smiths since 2014, and prior to his current role, he has worked as a Product Manager and a Solutions Architect. He has successfully driven through the design and deployment of multiple aviation security solutions, including some significant milestones such as the first iLane.evo. He strongly believes in prescribing solutions to customers, helping them to overcome challenges and to achieve strategic goals. Desmond has an Electronics Engineering Diploma from Singapore Polytechnic, a Bachelor of Science in Management with Honours from University of London. He also holds a MBA from the Herriot Watt University.