AsiaWorld Online Inc (AsiaWorld) has appointed Nigel Pyemont as chief technical officer and Simon Yap as chief financial officer.

PyemontÆs responsibilities include directing and overseeing the technology support and development for AsiaWorld. Yap will be in charge of the financial management. Previously, Pyemont was vice president at Seagate SoftwareÆs Information Management Group, Asia Pacific. And Yap was the finance director at Seagram Asia Pacific, China.