Kimberly-Clark Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd
Achal Agarwal is President of Kimberly-Clark’s Asia Pacific consumer business. With a 144 year heritage, Kimberly-Clark’s brands like Huggies, Kleenex, Scott, Kotex and Depend are household names and provide the essentials for a better life in more than 175 countries. Under Achal’s leadership Kimberly-Clark has been honored with several awards across APAC - be it the Most Admired Company in Korea; the Best Place to Work for in Hong Kong, Taiwan and Vietnam; Environment Sustainability in Singapore, Australia & Korea; Corporate Citizenship & Innovation in China; Effies in Singapore, Hong Kong & Korea recognizing marketing innovation and its brands consistently being featured among the Most Trusted Brands across the region.
Maximilian Bittner is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Lazada Group. He assumed the role on March 2012. As the CEO, Max is the driving force for the Lazada brand across the region and is responsible for the performance of all six operating countries – Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. Together with his team, he aligned all aspects of the business and is responsible for the development of comprehensive plans to ensure the success of Lazada in each of its operating countries. Max began his career at Morgan Stanley’s Investment Banking division in London prior to joining McKinsey & Company in Germany. Over the duration of four years at the firm, Max worked closely with media and retail clients as a consultant. During his time at McKinsey, he also joined the private equity firm 3i PLC for six months on a secondment. Max then joined Rocket Internet as a Regional Partner before taking on the role of Chief Executive Officer at Lazada. Max graduated with a degree in Economics and History from the University College of London and holds an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management.
Astro Malaysia Holdings Berhad
Rohana Rozhan is Group CEO and Executive Director of Astro Malaysia, a media powerhouse whose success is built on embracing a culture of diversity, complementarity and innovation.Prior to Astro, Rohana served within the Unilever Group in various managerial capacities both in the United Kingdom and Malaysia. Rohana holds a Bachelor of Arts (Hons) degree in Accounting and Economics from University of Kent, Canterbury, UK. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants, UK, a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants, and an alumni of Harvard Business School's Advanced Management Program.
Advanced Info Service PLC
Somchai Lertsutiwong has been working for Intouch Group for many years and is a veteran of the telecom industry. He is currently the Chief Executive Officer at Advanced Info Service PLC. (AIS). Over the two decades, Mr. Somchai has played pivotal roles in defining the course of the telecommunications industry in Thailand. He has also been a member of many government and private Committees and Forums. Currently, Mr. Somchai serves as a member of two Government-Private Joint Committees in Economic Sectors namely the Innovation and Productivity Group and the New S-Curve industries Group.
Chairman of the Board of Legend Holdings Corporation
Founder of Lenovo Group Limited
As the founder of Lenovo Group Limited, Liu Chuanzhi led Lenovo to continuously growing and laid a solid foundation for its development in the long run.
Under the leadership of Liu Chuanzhi, the chairman of Legend Holdings Corporation, the company has become a conglomerate with the innovative two-wheel-drive business model of “strategic investments + financial investments”, and has nurtured a number of outstanding enterprises.
Liu Chuanzhi has made a significant contribution to the company’s institution and mechanism construction, strategy development, business expansion, management methodology and culture, and talents training. Meanwhile, his work with Legend Holdings Corporation has produced a number of achievements that guarantee its development in the long run.
President & CEO
M. Arif Wibowo was appointed as President & CEO of Garuda Indonesia on the 12th of December 2014. Mr. Wibowo was the President & CEO of Citilink, a low cost subsidiary of Garuda Indonesia, when the extraordinary shareholder meeting appointed him as the President & CEO of Garuda Indonesia. Under Mr. Wibowo’s leadership, Citilink has been growing significantly. Arif Wibowo initiated the "Quick Wins" strategy soon after his appointment as President & CEO of Garuda Indonesia - which later becoming one of great factor for Garuda Indonesia in achieving positive performance since his tenure. After a year from his appointment, Arif Wibowo initiates the long term corporate strategy named “Sky Beyond 2016 - 2020” which emphasize on sustainable profit growth,with three core strategies; Excellent Indonesian Hospitality, Return Maximization, and Group Synergy.
President & CEO
Bank Maybank Indonesia, PT
Taswin Zakaria is an Indonesian citizen and 47 years old. He has assumed his position as President & CEO Maybank Indonesia since 11 November 2013 after serving as Independent Commissioner of the Bank since 16 December 2003. He was Independent Commissioner of PT Jasa Angkasa Semesta Tbk (2005-2013), President Director of PT Indonesia Infrastructure Finance (2010-2011), Director of Barclays Bank Plc for Indonesia and Head of Regional Asia for Alternate Capital Market/Islamic Finance (2001-2003). He was Vice President of Deutsche Bank AG Jakarta and Head of Debt Capital Market and Liability Risk Management (1997-2001). He started his banking career at Citibank N.A, Jakarta, where he held a position as Head of Corporate Restructuring and Project Finance (1992-1997). He earned his Bachelor degree in Accounting with Honor (Cum Laude) from The Ohio State University, the United State of America in 1991.
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