14th Asia Business Leaders Awards

The Asia Business Leaders Awards takes place over two days – featuring a strategic forum and an awards ceremony and gala dinner. The Asia Business Leaders Awards will be presented in a half-hour show broadcast globally – in Asia Pacific, Europe and the United States.

The CNBC Exchange

28 October 2015, Wednesday | 3PM - 6PM

Sarocha Room, Level 2, Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok

Gala Dinner

29 October 2015, Thursday | 6PM - 10PM

Chadra Ballroom, Level 2, Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok


  • Gwendolene Lim, Marketing Director
  • Yvonne Lim, Marketing Executive
  • +65 6326 2203
  • abla@cnbcasia.com
  • CNBC Asia Pacific
  •    10 Anson Road #06-01
  •    International Plaza
  •    Singapore 079903

Lifetime Achievement Award 2015

The Lifetime Achievement Award honors the leader who has, during the course of his career, made significant contributions in shaping, growing and developing the economic landscape. This award is not open for nominations.

Mr. Tadashi Yanai
Chairman, President & CEO, Fast Retailing Co., Ltd.

Tadashi Yanai is Chairman, President & CEO of Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., the leading Japanese retail group that designs, manufactures, markets and sells apparel worldwide under the main brands of Comptoir des Cotonniers, GU, Helmut Lang, J Brand, Princesse tam.tam, Theory and UNIQLO. Starting with a single UNIQLO store in Hiroshima in 1984, Tadashi Yanai has built the Fast Retailing business to more than 2,800 stores worldwide today, including over 1,600 UNIQLO stores. With a corporate statement Changing clothes. Changing conventional wisdom. Change the world., Fast Retailing is dedicated to creating great clothing with new and unique value to enrich the lives of people everywhere.