On-demand home caregiving offerings platform Homage announced today that it had appointed Melissa Chan as Head of Community and Outreach, and Honey Mittal as Chief Product Officer.
With the new additions to the group, Homage said it’ll attention on growing partnerships with
ecosystem stakeholders and enhancing greater features to Homage’s product to beautify the
delivery and trendy of taking care of its clients.
As a Head of Community and Outreach, Chan will be answerable for forming collaborations with stakeholders inside the care delivery zone, with the important thing purpose to reach out to more community segments which can advantage from Homage’s answer through running with public and private region companions in Singapore and Malaysia. This consists of cooperating with voluntary firms to help decrease-earnings segments, as well as exploring partnerships with coverage and company HR departments to cater to center-earnings companies.
On the opposite hand, Mittal’s appointment as Chief Product Officer is deemed well timed as Homage is emphasizing the scaling up of its proprietary platform to provide a greater user-friendly, quit-to-end care management experience for families as well as its community and business enterprise customers. He is accountable for similarly growing and scaling Homage’s product transport – overseeing topics such as product method and avenue mapping, product engineering and automation, control advisory and marketplace growth.
“Since launching our platform 3 years ago, we’ve been working closely with families and
aged care stakeholders in Singapore and Malaysia to peer how we will enhance our solutions to supply better exceptional care for seniors,” stated Gillian Tee, the CEO, and co-founding father of Homage, as she in addition precise a plan to attain greater underserved segments of aged care.
Prior to joining Homage, Chan’s reports protected regions of social innovation, network growth, and building brand techniques for the hospitality, tour, era and finance sectors.
Chan is likewise the performing Founder and CEO of Project We Forgot – a community for caregivers to individuals with dementia that gives locally-relevant assist, understanding, and get right of entry to to services, and additionally a Steering Group member of the World Young Leaders in Dementia (WLYD), an international network of experts that works across disciplines to broaden and innovate dementia answers.
Meanwhile, Mittal has held similar roles with numerous Southeast Asian startups, wherein he has helped to construct an international tour marketplace and diverse fintech merchandise.
In Q2 2019, Homage underwent beta testing of its Singapore-focussed e-commerce market that is incorporated into Homage’s app. The marketplace has essentials wished with the aid of caregivers; together with wheelchairs, taking walks aids, clinic beds, and grownup diapers.
Next, the marketplace might be multiplied to include more products in Q3 2019 and launches in Malaysia in Q4 of this year. The company additionally has lengthy-term plans to enlarge its offerings in greater markets across Southeast Asia.
seniors require more personalised and holistic care that allows them to age with grace, manipulate, and dignity.
Homage seeks to do so through its matching engine that pairs seniors with the first-class care professionals for his or her wishes. By using the Homage app, family members can time table, manipulate, and reveal care visits from anywhere, live linked with the care professional, and get actual-time facts at the care their senior is receiving.