DK Tan

General Manager of Trading, SEA


DK Tan is GM of Trading, SEA at The Trade Desk. He joined as the second employee in Singapore, and helped to establish a strong business and build trading excellence. In his current role, DK leads the SEA trading team to improve campaign performance, develop best practices and educate clients on how to leverage the most powerful and sophisticated platform.

DK has been involved in online marketing since 2009. He served as Regional Director of APAC in Brandscreen, the first DSP in the region back in 2011 that he joined as a second employee and helped to launch in Singapore and China, and quickly scaling the business. Prior to this, he was the Head of Engineering in Kimberly Clark.

DK holds a bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from The University of Sydney and lives in Singapore.