The platform will profile and match students to in-demand tertiary level-digital tech courses and scholarships, which specialise in emerging tech areas such as AI, cybersecurity, and data science.
She last helmed the role as CEO of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation.
The resignation is effective 15 January 2019 and she will pursue a role with a tech venture in Jakarta.
Airbnb saw two million guests in Malaysia in the past twelve months, a 99% year-on-year growth.
In the Facebook post, Tan stated that his investment in Malaysian e-sports is "a good thing" for the community and Singaporeans should be glad that the entire Southeast Asian region will be able to grow in the e-sports industry.