ASEAN BUSINESS CLUB MEMBERS
Abdul Farid Alias was appointed as Group President & Chief Executive Officer of Maybank Group on 2 August 2013 and CEO, Malaysia effective 1 January 2014. Prior to this, Farid was the Deputy President and Head of Global Banking of Maybank Group.
Dato’ Rauf Rashid is the Country Managing Partner of EY Malaysia and EY’s Asean Assurance Leader. He is also EY Malaysia’s leader in Islamic Finance, and has worked with clients on a number of influential initiatives in the Islamic Finance industry.
Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Abdul Wahid Omar, was appointed as Group Chairman of Permodalan Nasional Berhad (PNB) on 1 August 2016. He also act as Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), United Kingdom and a member of the Malaysian Institute of Accountants and the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW).
Allen Law is the Chief Executive Officer of Park Hotel Group, which owns and manages Park-branded hotels in the Asia Pacific region. Since joining the Group in 2004, Allen set up the hotel chain’s headquarters in Singapore and spearheaded its aggressive expansion in the region.
Mr. Aloke Lohia has industrial experience of nearly 30 years and is the key driving force behind Indorama Ventures PCL which he founded in 1988 in Thailand. He is the Founder and Group CEO of Indorama Ventures PCL. He graduated from Delhi University in Bachelor of Commerce degree. He moved to Thailand and has lived in the country for over 20 years, since 1988, during which time he founded Indorama Chemicals (now known as Aurus Specialty Company Limited).
Anthony Tantoco Huang serves as President of Stores Specialists, Inc. Mr. Huang graduated from the University of Asia and the Pacific in 1993 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Humanities.
Tan Sri Dato’ Azman is the Managing Director of Khazanah since June 2004 and chairs and sits on the Boards of several key Khazanah investee companies. He is also the co-founder and former Managing Director of BinaFikir Sdn Bhd, and was previously Director and Head of Research at Salomon Smith Barney and Union Bank of Switzerland in Malaysia.
Ben Keswick was appointed Chairman and Managing Director of Jardine Matheson Limited in 2012. Mr. Keswick graduated from Newcastle University, UK in 1995 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Agricultural Economics and Food Marketing. He attended INSTEAD, where he received his Master of Business Administration in 2002.
Budi G. Sadikin was appointed Director of PT Indonesia Asahan Aluminium (Persero). Before this he served as President Director of PT Bank Mandiri. He began his career in 1988 as an Information Technology Officer at IBM’s Asia-Pacific Headquarters in Tokyo, Japan and worked at IBM until 1994 culminating as Manager of Systems Integration & Professional Services.
Chew Gek Khim graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1984 with a bachelor’s degree in law. After graduated, she went work for local law firm Drew & Napier, specializing in corporate law.
Chua Sai Men is Executive Director for CMY Capital Group. Sai Men graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelors degree in operational research and a Masters in financial engineering.
Christopher M. Gammons is a Managing Director and Head of the Asia Financial Sponsors Group at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch, where he is responsible for the coverage of both global and regional private equity players in the Asia Pacific Region. He is also the Head of Southeast Asia Investment Banking.
Antonio is a Managing Director in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Southeast Asia Investment Banking team. He is also responsible for Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s Philippine investment banking business.
Daniel Suharya was appointed a Director of PT Baramulti Group in 2012. He also serves as Commissioner at several companies within the Group, namely PT Antang Gunung Meratus
Mr Newbigging was appointed Group Managing Director on 1st April 2012. He has been employed by Jardine Matheson since 1995 in a variety of roles, spanning the fields of business process outsourcing, aviation services, retailing and engineering,..
Edgar O. Chua currently served as chairman of the Makati Business Club (MBC). Mr. Chua has had many years of experience in the business fields of chemicals, auditing, supply planning and trading, marketing and sales, lubricants, corporate affairs and general management.
Veteran banker and former Garuda Indonesia CEO Emirsyah Sattar is now chairman of Mataharimall.com, one of the largest online shops in Indonesia.
Enrique Razon is the Chairman and President of International Container Terminal Services, Inc., ICTSI Ltd., International Container Terminal Holdings, Inc., Razon Industries, Inc. and Sureste Realty Corp
Engineer, Tan Sri Francis took over the running of his family’s company in 1988 and grew it into a business conglomerate comprising of six listed companies, with a combined market capitalisation of over RM34.3 billion (USD10.7 billion) as at 30 September 2010 and assets of over RM45 billion (USD13 billion).
Mr. Lopez is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of First Philippine Holdings Corporation (FPH). He is also Chairman and CEO of First Gen Corporation and Energy Development Corporation.
Fernando Zobel de Ayala is president and chief operating officer of Ayala Corporation, one of the Philippines’ largest conglomerates involved in real estate, financial services…
Mr. Go Watanabe is Managing Executive Officer, CEO-Asia & Oceania at The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd., Auditor at Nidec Motor Holdings Corp. and Head-Public Relations & Advertising at NIDEC Corp.
Goh Peng Ooi always had a keen interest in Science and Mathematics. On the Mombusho scholarship, he obtained his Bachelor of Engineering (majoring in Electronics Engineering) from the University of Tokyo in 1980.
Hau Hian Lee is the Managing Director of Batu Kawan Berhad. He holds Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the London School of Economics and an MBA degree from Stanford University, California.
Dr. James Tjahaja Riady is Chief Executive Officer of the Lippo Group of Companies, a major Indonesian conglomerate with significant interests in retail, media, real estate, banking, natural resources, hospitality, and healthcare industries.
Jonathan Asherson is the regional director of ASEAN and Pacific Rolls-Royce based in Singapore. He is currently a Council Member of the Singapore National Employers’ Federation (SNEF).
Jiten Arora is Head, Client Coverage, ASEAN with Standard Chartered Bank. Based in Singapore, Jiten is responsible for leading and delivering client coverage strategy with all corporate and institutional clients
Mr. Kim Teo is the Executive Director & Group CEO of Boardroom limited. He has about 25 years of experience in the finance industry, having worked in senior positions of major global financial institutions.
Kimikazu Ichikawa is Executive Officer of Asahi Glass Co., Ltd. (AGC) which is a parent company of the AGC group, a world-leading glass solutions provider and supplier of flat, automotive and display glass, as well as chemicals, ceramics, other high-tech materials and components.
U Kyaw Lwin Oo, graduated from Rangoon Arts & Science University with an L.L.B. degree in 1997 and was a private customs clearance agent prior to joining Myanmar Container Trading Co., Ltd.
Tan Sri Lee Oi Hian is the CEO of Kuala Lumpur Kepong Berhad (“KLK”). He graduated from the University of Malaya in Agricultural Science in 1974, followed by an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Dr. Cheok Peng Lim, MBBS, MRCP (UK), FRCP (Glas), FAMS (Cardiology), serves as the Chief Executive Officer and Group President of Parkway Holdings Limited. Dr.Lim Cheok Peng is the Managing Director of IHH Healthcare Berhad and Vice Chairman of Parkway Pantai Limited.
Tan Sri Dato’ Lim Kang Hoo, aged 58, Malaysian, is the Managing Director of Iskandar Waterfront Holdings. He is also co-founder and Chairman of Ekovest Berhad and has been on the Board of Directors of Ekovest Berhad since 30 March 1988. Y.Bhg.10.
The Genting Group has 5 public companies listed in 3 countries, namely Genting Berhad and its subsidiaries Genting Malaysia Berhad and Genting Plantations Berhad (listed on Bursa Malaysia), Genting Singapore Plc (listed on Singapore Stock Exchange) and affiliate Genting Hong Kong Limited (listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange).
Tan Sri Lim Wee Chai, aged 56, a Malaysian citizen, is the Chairman and Founder of Top Glove Group of Companies. The Group was established in 1991 and was listed in Bursa Malaysia (Kuala Lumpur Stock Exchange) on 27 March 2001.
Mr. Loh Chin Hua was appointed the Chief Executive Officer and Director of Keppel Corporation with effect from 1 January 2014, after having served since 1 January 2012 as its Chief Financial Officer.
Max Loh is EY’s Managing Partner for Asean and Singapore and has overall responsibilities for the operation of the practices in the Region. He has over 25 years of experience in providing audit and business advisory services to a broad range of clients.
Mubashar Khokhar is a seasoned financial services professional with more than thirty-two years of experience across fifteen developed and emerging markets, including the USA, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC).
Mohd Bakke Salleh (Tan Sri) is the President & Group Chief Executive of Sime Darby Berhad. He was appointed to the Board as an Executive Director on 16 November 2010. Tan Sri Mohd Bakke was appointed the President & Group Chief Executive of Sime Darby on 27 November 2010.
Neeraj Swaroop is the Regional Chief Executive Officer of South East Asia of Standard Chartered Bank. His career spans over 30 years with the last 21 years spent in the banking industry.
Patrick Walujo is the Co-Founder and Managing Partner of the Northstar group, which was formed in 2003 and today is one of Indonesia’s leading private investment firms. Together with its partners, Northstar has invested $2 billion in various sectors, including energy, financial services, consumer and retail, industrial and communications.
Peter Moe Kyaw is the Managing Director of MMRD Research Services, Myanmar’s largest private research agency. Originally trained as an engineer, Peter has over 20 years of extensive experience in marketing and market research related services.
Mr. Piyush Gupta is Chief Executive Officer and Director of DBS Group. He has a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Degree in Economics from St. Stephen’s College, Delhi University, India and a Post Graduate Diploma in Management from IIM, Ahmedabad.
Ramon S. Ang is President and Chief Operating Officer the San Miguel Corporation since March 6, 2002. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Far Eastern University.
Ravi Manchanda was appointed as the Group Chief Executive Officer of Maju Holdings Sdn Bhd and all its subsidiaries on 2 July 2012. He was recently appointed as Director for Maju Holdings associate companies, Perwaja Holdings Berhad and Kinsteel Berhad.
Raymond Kwong Yong Sin was appointed Group Managing Director of Silverlake Axis on 1 November 2005. He has a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from the University of New South Wales (Australia) and Ph.D in Information Systems.
Dato’ Robin Tan Yeong Ching, has been the Chief Executive Officer at Berjaya Corporation since January 1, 2011. Dato’ Tan serves as Chief Executive Officer of Berjaya Assets Bhd. He has been Executive Chairman at Berjaya Food Berhad since May 20, 2010 and served as its Chief Executive Officer.
Rodney Ward is Chairman of Asia Pacific Global Corporate and Investment Banking at Bank of America Merrill Lynch, a role which he took up in July 2012. He was previously (since 2000) Chairman, and subsequently, President Investment Banking Asia at UBS.
Datuk Shahril Shamsuddin, aged 44, a Malaysian, is the President and Group CEO for SapuraKencana Petroleum. Prior to the merger between SapuraCrest and Kencana Petroleum, he held the role of Executive Vice-Chairman at SapuraCrest.
Mr. Steve K. Miller joined the Bank as the Head of SME Banking on 7 September 2009. He is currently the Head of Group Business Banking, which encompasses SME, commercial and corporate banking.
Dato’ Surin is the Chairman of Magnum Corporation Sdn Bhd (MCSB) which operates and manages a licensed four digit numbers forecast betting game in Malaysia. He is also the Chairman of Magnum 4D Berhad (M4DB), which is the sole agent of Magnum Corporation Sdn Bhd.
Datuk Syed Hisham bin Syed Wazir has had vast exposure in the motor industry at senior management level. Prior to joining UMW, he was the Chief Operating Officer of Naza Kia Sdn. Bhd. and Naza Kia Services Sdn. Bhd. from 2009 to 2010.
Simon Cheong is the founder of the property developer SC Global Developments Company. He is instrumental in putting Singapore on the world map for property development and a great contributor to Singapore’s booming property industry. He was also the first elected as President of The Real Estate Developers Association of Singapore (REDAS) in 2007.
Tengku Dato’ Sri Zafrul Tengku Abdul Aziz is the Group Chief Executive Officer/Executive Director of CIMB Group Holdings Berhad, a leading ASEAN universal bank and a world leader in Islamic finance with presence in 17 countries worldwide.
Mr. Chirathivat started his retail career in 1989 as Project Development Director at Central Pattana PLC. In 1992 he became CEO of Big C Supercenter PLC, pioneering a new retail format in Thailand.
William E. Heinecke currently serves as Chairman of the Board of Directors and CEO of Minor International Public Company Limited (MINT). He came to Thailand in 1963 and founded the Minor Group in 1967.