Promethean Appoints Jaswir Singh as Chief Operating Officer

November 8, 2017

(SEATTLE – November 8, 2017)PrometheanTM, a global education technology company, announced today the appointment of Jaswir Singh as the company’s Chief Operating Officer.

“Jaswir Singh brings a significant amount of global operational, financial and general management leadership spanning nearly 30 years in the technology sector,” said Vin Riera, CEO of Promethean. “His experience will help guide Promethean as we continue to assess our overall strategy, new market opportunities, and drive operational excellence.”

Before Promethean, Singh served as group director of Veon, an international communications and technology company listed in New York and Amsterdam that provides more than 235 million customers with voice, fixed broadband, data, and internet services. Prior to Veon, Singh spent nearly eight years at ADVA Optical Networking, a listed German global manufacturer of telecom equipment. There, he concurrently served as president of the North America markets, Group Chief Operating Officer, and Chief Financial Officer. Singh has also served in many executive leadership positions with companies, such as Nokia, AirDefense, Equant (now known as Orange Business Services), VeriFone, and Sime Darby Limited.

Singh received a Master of Advanced Business Practice degree from the University of South Australia, a Master of Accountancy degree from Charles Sturt University in New South Wales, Australia, a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Canterbury in New Zealand, and is a professional member of CPA Australia.


About Promethean
Promethean is a global education company that improves learning productivity by developing, integrating, and implementing innovative 21st-century learning environments that help make everyone more engaged, empowered, and successful. Promethean’s global headquarters is located in Seattle, USA, with offices in Blackburn U.K. and Atlanta, USA. Promethean is a member of the Net Dragon Websoft Holdings Limited (HKSE: 0777) group of companies.  For more information, please visit

About NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited
NetDragon Websoft Holdings Limited (HKSE: 0777) is a leading innovator and creative force in China's mobile Internet industry. Established in 1999, NetDragon is a vertically integrated, cutting-edge R&D powerhouse with a highly successful track record which includes the development of flagship MMORPGs such as Eudemons Online, Heroes Evolved (formerly known as Calibur of Spirit), Conquer Online, China’s number one online gaming portal,, and China's most influential smartphone app store platform, 91 Wireless, which was sold to Baidu in 2013 as the largest Internet M&A transaction in China at the time. Being China's pioneer in overseas expansion, NetDragon also directly operates a number of game titles in over 10 languages internationally since 2003. In recent years, NetDragon has become a major player in global online and mobile learning space as it works to leverage its mobile Internet technologies and operational know-how to develop a game-changing learning ecosystem. For more information, please visit


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