Yih-Khai is a senior analyst with Canalys’ channels research department. He leads the Channels Analysis services portfolio in the Asia Pacific region, focusing on technology channels and core trends across a wide range of technologies including infrastructure, cloud and security. He also looks into go-to-market strategies of technology vendors and how these strategies affect the dynamics between technology vendors and channel partners. Yih-Khai is based in Singapore.
Prior to joining Canalys, Yih-Khai was with Infocom Media Development Authority (IMDA) tasked with identifying the impact of emerging technologies for various industries as well as identifying market trends, market sizing and technology investments. Yih-Khai was also previously a senior analyst with IDC Asia Pacific, responsible for the running of IDC APEJ's Enterprise Applications research portfolio which includes managing and developing new research in areas such as enterprise cloud solutions and intelligent ERP.
Yih-Khai graduated from Universiti Putra Malaysia with a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, specializing in Computer Systems.