Ian Fuhr is a serial entrepreneur and founder of the Hatch Institute and Sorbet Chain of beauty salons. He specialises in leadership, people development, race relations, culture and customer service. He is the creator of Cultureneering TM, a framework to create a new breed of culture-driven leaders who require specific skills to meet the complex demands of a volatile and polarised socio political landscape.
Kerry leads the strategy and growth of Cisco’s security business in the APJC region. With two decades of expertise in the Security and IT industry, Kerry’s role is focused on developing and positioning cybersecurity as an integral foundation for all businesses and driving Cisco as the No. 1 security partner and advisor to customers and partners.
Chairman & Co-Founder,
SP Jain School of Global Management
One of Asia’s Top-10 Women in IT, Dr. Meadows leads an Innovation Center at a Forbes Top-20 Global Business School. Her current work focuses on High Value Innovation and Creative Leadership. She has a DBA from Harvard Business School and over 20 years’ international experience as a consultant, coach, Design Thinking expert, entrepreneur, and Accenture IT & Business Strategy consultant.
Co-founder & CEO,
Andrew is an accomplished business leader and is passionate about continuous improvement projects that provide commercial value while protecting lives and preserving the environment. He has delivered significant improvements in chemical transport and operational safety through the implementation of effective engineering solutions; his influence extends beyond industry and includes governments and organisations throughout Europe, Middle East, Africa, Asia and Australia.
Partner, Founder & Angel Investor,
Founded his first company at the age of 16, followed by a business education in Texas and NYC. Founder of India’s earliest ecommerce companies in 2000 funded by some very well known names in the private equity world. Subsequently built what was arguably India’s largest Technology enabled Marketing Services Group. Chris is also an active angel investor & supporter of early stage companies.
MSM Group LLC & Sipura Enterprise Pte Ltd
Mark Gabel obtained a Business Economist degree in the University of Hanover and Automotive Engineer Master Degree with Award from the Bavarian State Administration Germany. Former Chairman of the Commercial Vehicle Committee Eurocham Singapore. Founder & Chairman of the Board of EuroChamber Mongolia, Board Member of the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore. He is CEO of MSMGroup & Sipura Enterprises that Distribute & Retails MercedesBenz, Fuso, Ford, Jeep & BYD Electric Vehicles.
CEO, Non Executive Director,
Now Comms Asia, Now Communications Group Pty Ltd
With over 2 decades of experience in more than 12 senior management roles, Andrew specialises in building result oriented Integrated Marketing Communications and specialist teams. He has founded, built and sold a successful APAC Marketing Agency. Currently he heads his own company building out Asia’s No.1 virtual events platform. He is the past Chair - Asia Pacific for IABC.
Influence Solutions Pte. Ltd.
Stephen is an experienced chief talent officer and thought-leader who possesses more than 30 years of relevant experience in the people space at KPMG, one of the Big Four professional services firms in the world, to achieve significant wins and recognition for people and the firm, such as attaining Employer of Choice. Stephen is a trailblazer, an advocate of leading the future.
He created 7 start-up ventures and participated in 2 successful IPO’s. He previously served as President of Arshiya Limited headquartered in India and as Managing Director of IDS International (Li & Fung Group). Mr. Bradley received his MBA Degree from the Thunderbird, School of Global Management and was selected by the World Economic Forum as one of the forty "New Asian Leaders".
Chief HR & Talent Officer- Asia Pacific,
Swinburne University of Technology alumnus with over 25 years experience, Makarand has managed HR functions in Asia Pacific, Middle East & Africa Region. He has maximized Human Capital, comprising 3000+ headcount, 16 offices in 12 countries to build agility and business growth at his current company. He is a trusted advisor and Coach to internal CEO’s and business leaders.
A Transformational Catalyst and Director of nowhere Africa, a global consultancy specializing in developing cultures of Innovation. Janet is also a YPO Forum Facilitator & enjoys facilitating personal and leadership growth, by understanding people & their personal greatness to help them bring their greatness to the world. Janet also leads Family and Systemic Constellations, a therapeutic approach designed to reveal the hidden dynamics in family/organisational relationships.
Global Keynote Speaker & Facilitator,
Influence Solutions Pte. Ltd.
Featured as one of the ten most influential professional speakers in Singapore, Karen is a global transformation thought leader, heralded as the Decisive Woman Leader 2020 and Visionary Woman Leader 2019 by Business APAC magazine. An amazon best-selling author, TEDx speaker and coach, Karen is a Certified Speaking Professional, a designation conferred to the top echelon of speakers, globally from over 70 countries.
Intelligent Video Solutions
University of Derby alumnus with over 8 years of experience, Aaron aims to bring simplicity to cross border logistics while maintaining performance and cost-effectiveness. His company runs on a network of professionally vetted logistics providers that are currently servicing over 11 countries across APAC and working with marketplaces in the region.
Managing Director South Asia,
Emerson Process Management
With 17 years of experience, he leads corporate operations and strategic development with focus on the Shared Services business in the South Asia region. Passionate about digital transformation and IOT, he is overseeing the formation of Global Cybersecurity Center of Excellence and Center for Cloud Migration. Built sales channel which delivers $1 bn annually. An alumni of London School of Business & Finance and holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering.
Director Of Cyber Security - Sea,
Security & Cyber Security
A Cyber Security Leader with 14+ years of experience. He has worked with companies like Deloitte, NTT, RSA and now British Telecom based in Singapore. Having worked in various geographies like APAC, US, Europe and Middle East, he understands various Cyber Security economies & cultures. His first TEDx Talk in Sept 2020 talks about Cyber Crime and the world of Hackers!
TEDx Coach & Founder,
Aaron’s Public Speaking Studio
Aaron has over 14 years of experience in the Public Speaking Industry and delivered 4000 + workshops in over 80 countries, helping over 70000 individuals in becoming the stars in their life. He envisioned everyone can develop great communication skills, creating a motto “Connecting your Voice, Creating your Choices” His clients ranges widely, from renowned international schools to companies like Alibaba, Amazon etc.
Born in India and brought up in Tokyo, Suketu finished his formal studies at Thunderbird, USA. He has worked at Molex in different countries and motivated by his Guruji, Suketu moved to Singapore 25 years ago.His company Novotech is a distributor for OA companies such as Canon etc. He is now more focused on social work between Mumbai and Singapore.
Senior Marine Superintendent,
Young dynamic Master Mariner working with the world’s largest ship management company. One of the youngest mariners with ability to be elevated to the ranks of being ADPA and ACSO of an entire fleet in the short span. He has up skills himself by attending international fleet management courses in Douglas, Isle of Man andvGlasgow.