ASEAN Interest Group

Business sustainability creates the need to expand regionally and globally. Formerly called the Emerging Markets Interest Group, this Interest Group provides members with insights into market opportunities and optimal ways of doing business in each ASEAN country and culture. Our engagements with key speakers from relevant foreign government agencies, trade associations and member companies enable the ASEAN Interest Group to better explain our commercial backyard.

Name Title Organization
Martin Hayes (Chairperson) Regional President, South East Asia Robert Bosch (South East Asia) Pte Ltd
Tay Beng Chai Partner Bird & Bird ATMD LLP
Regula Schegg Managing Director, Asia Circulate Capital Management Pte Ltd
Dane Chamorro Senior Partner & Head of ASEAN, Control Risks Control Risks Group (S) Pte Ltd
Nachimuthu Arunachalam Chairman Cutech Solutions & Services Pte Ltd
Prof Linley Lord Pro Vice-Chancellor & President Curtin Education Centre Pte Ltd
Bernard Chua Managing Director CYC Movers (Commercial) LLP
Patricia Seng Partner, Business Development CYC Movers (Commercial) LLP
Valerie Ong Senior Partner Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP
Mavis Chua Public Affairs & Government Affairs, Asia Pacific Dow Chemical Pacific Singapore Pte Ltd
Rakesh Kirpalani Director, Dispute Resolution & Information Technology Drew & Napier LLC
Kevin Lee Director, Dispute Resolution Drew & Napier LLC
Paras Lalwani Director, Dispute Resolution Drew & Napier LLC
Tan Teng Sen Director, Corporate & Finance Drew & Napier LLC
Meryl Koh Director, Intellectual Property & Dispute Resolution Drew & Napier LLC
Xander Tan Director, Advisory EY Digital Pte Ltd
Sa Hean Lee Managing Director Givaudan Singapore Pte Ltd
Charles Ferguson General Manager, Asia Pacific Globalization Partners Pte Ltd
Sujata Tiwari CEO HMZ Pte Ltd
Vivek Tiwari Director HMZ Pte Ltd
Hans-Martin Stech Chief Financial Officer Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Rohit Girdhar Senior Director, Strategy & Market Development Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd
Stefanie Leong Head of Development & Recongnition Asia Pacific International Baccalaureate Organization (Singapore Branch)
Prof Chris Rudd, OBE Deputy Vice Chancellor & Head of Campus, Singapore James Cook University Pte Ltd
Benjamin Ong Partner KPMG Advisory Services Pte Ltd
Nur Atiqah Jumat Import/Export Operations, APAC LEGO Singapore Pte Ltd
Sharmane Tan Associate, Government and Public Affairs LEGO Singapore Pte Ltd
Lionel Steinitz CEO LYS Energy Services Pte Ltd
Kunio Fukumoto Department Head, General Affairs, Hr & Coordination Dept Mitsubishi Corporation
Tuck Seng Tham Partner, Assurance Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP
Ranjit Mehta Executive Director Ranjit Mehta
Dr Terence Chong Director, Office of International Relations Republic Polytechnic
Steffen Hessel Regional Head Robert Bosch (South East Asia) Pte Ltd
Tommy Leong Zone President, East Asia & Japan Schneider Electric South East Asia (HQ) Pte Ltd
Lawrence Yip Senior VP/Chief Marketing Officer, Vietnam Investment Promotion Sembcorp Parks Management Pte Ltd
Aaron Chai Consultant St James's Place (Singapore) Private Limited
Kai Taraporevala Managing Director Tethys Ventures (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Pippa Woodhead Content Director Tigerhall Pte Ltd
Regina Zhiyenkulova Content Director Tigerhall Pte Ltd
Paul Douglass Content & Partnership Director Tigerhall Pte Ltd
Tom Calder Queensland Trade and Investment Commissioner - ASEAN Trade and Investment Queensland
Barry Levett Founder & Group CEO Transaction Technologies Pte. Ltd. t/a SmartPesa
Prof Sally Chan CEO & Pro Vice-Chancellor UON Singapore Pte Ltd