Managing Director & Deputy Group Head of Consumer Banking Group and Wealth Management
DBS Bank Limited
In her capacity as Deputy Group Head, Pearlyn has direct management oversight in the 6 markets that the Consumer Bank operates. She drives the business agenda in growing wealthmanagement, secured lending, deposit, insurance & investment products, credit card and unsecured lending, etc. In addition to the individual product lines, the sales & service, branding & marketing and customer experience delivery of the Consumer Banking network in the region also come under her purview.
Pearlyn joined DBS in 2003 and has assumed numerous leadership roles within DBS Group. Pearlyn was most recently the Head of Consumer Banking Group and Wealth Management, Hong Kong and before that, Regional Head of DBS Treasures and Treasures Private Client.
Her previous roles included being Head of iBanking and Head of Treasures Singapore. She also played a key role in the development of the Treasures Private Client proposition, the launch of the DBS Wealth Continuum and the set-up of DBS Asia Treasures – a premier rewards recognition plaform for the bank's wealth management clients.
Pearlyn has more than 20 years of extensive experience in consumer banking industry. Prior to joining DBS Bank, Pearlyn held various senior positions at Citibank N.A in Singapore. She is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and an Associate Financial Planner (AFP). She holds a Bachelor of Economics and Statistics degree from the National University of Singapore.
Chief Marketing Officer
As the Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) of the Lazada Group, Charles Debonneuil oversees the planning, development and execution of Lazada’s marketing, advertising and communications activities in Southeast Asia – Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam. He is responsible for promoting Lazada to strengthen its market leadership in Southeast Asia as well as helping brands leverage Lazada’s marketing platform to connect with digital consumers.
Charles has been with Lazada since 2012, joining as co-founder and Managing Director of Lazada Vietnam. He moved to Thailand end of 2013, joining the marketing function as an Executive Vice-President.
Charles began his career with Bain & Company in France and Brazil, after graduating with a Masters in Management from HEC Paris.
SVP Innovation – Asia Pacific
Win leads the innovation team and efforts across Discovery’s business across Asia to a progressive digitally native product and services company with additional responsibilities as Discovery International’s Centre of Excellence for data strategy & adtech/monetization efforts. Key initiatives will include the incubation of new digital businesses; extensions of existing brands into online communities; a strong push into big data and analytics; adtech/monetization launches. Win is no stranger to the industry, having founded Thailand’s premium OTT service PrimeTime Entertainment. During his stewardship as CEO, PrimeTime amassed over 3 million registered users within a year of its launch. Win was also the CEO and founder of technology and media companies Ploenjit Media and Fly Digital Media in Thailand. Prior to this, he was with Microsoft Thailand, SAS Software, Total Access Communication or Dtac & Cisco Systems. Win holds a BS in Information Technology from Assumption University, Bangkok.
Head of Media and Digital Management
BRAND’S Suntory International
Leroy joined BRAND’S Suntory, formerly known as Cerebos Pacific Limited in 2016. With more than a decade of experience, he leads BRAND’S Suntory’s media and digital transformation in Asia. Part of his remit includes customer and user experience across all touchpoints. Latest success is the website revamp in Asia, a partnership with Adobe to provide users with a personalized web experience.
Prior to joining BRAND’S Suntory, Leroy had stints in publishing and agency side. With the wealth of experience across industries, he has successfully helped brands with their digital strategy.
Enterprise and Partner Group Director
Executive with over 25 years of experience in the Information Technology industry in Sales, Marketing, Professional Services and Product Development roles including over 17 years based in Asia-Pacific. Solid track record in delivering strong business results with specific expertise in the areas of Sales and Sales Strategy, New Product Introduction and Channel Development.
Specialties: General Management, Sales Management, Asia-Pacific Business.
Director, Digital Product Development
Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific
16 years of experience and deep understanding of digital media products & information technology industries. Currently being a part of Innovation Leadership team of Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific that spearhead the strategic evolution of Discovery’s business to move from linear channels to include VOD services, building the OTT stronghold and its associated platform & monetization capability in the form of industry-leading big data and highly scalable architecture, and leading the research of new tools and approaches that will drive future business intelligence capabilities.
Senior Vice President
Media & Marketing Group
MCOT Public Company Limited
With 25 years of experience, Malin has played key roles across the ecosystem as brand marketing/advertiser with Coca-Cola Thailand, advertising agency with IPG Media Brand and Lowe Thailand (formerly Lintas) and currently media/broadcaster at MCOT. She has a solid track record in constantly driving business growths through effective brand building, advertising, commercial models and innovations. The impact of current media consumption trends poses issues on all parties and forces disruptive changes in the media industry. With increasing threats from both local and international digital players, Malin believes traditional media publishers and broadcasters must change the way to create and deliver contents to achieve better viewer experiences.
Think Technology Ltd.
Apichai is the Managing Director of Think Technology Ltd. Having had extensive experience working on Augmented Reality (AR) and Virtual Reality (VR) technology, particularly in projects for the Education, Marketing and Advertising sectors, Apichai is currently one of the top three AR developers in Thailand.
Tiwa York is the Head Coach of Kaidee (a.k.a CEO). He is passionate about changing lives through trading second hand goods, startups, and building great teams.
Partner and Industry Veteran
Mettle and Salt Partners
Jeffrey Seah left the marketing and advertising technology corporate world in June 2016 to focus his time fully in the development of the Data, Tech, Media and Content industries. He fulfils his non-compete leave with his last employer on June 2017.
Managing Director, Southeast Asia (SEA)
“Always understand what customers need,” is Sri’s unwavering belief through his 26 years of leadership in the IT industry. An intuitive and visionary leader, Sri possesses an in-depth knowledge of the Southeast Asia and India markets, and is passionate in challenging the norm together with his team, to deliver the best possible experiences for customers.
Director, Adobe Experience Cloud, Asia Pacific
“I’m the person who helps bridge the gap between the business objectives of marketing professionals and the increasingly amazing but confusing technology that has the potential to help them do their jobs more successfully than ever before.” explains Siva Ganeshanandan, Director, Adobe Experience Cloud in Asia Pacific.
Director, Transformation and Digital Strategy
Adobe Asia Pacific
Mark Henley is Adobe’s Director of Transformation and Digital Strategy across Asia Pacific, with a particular focus media and entertainment. As businesses of all kinds strive to engage their customers, many are finding they are unprepared for the challenges of having to create, publish and analyse content.
Head Of Digital Transformation
Adobe Asia Pacific
Scott Rigby is a Business Strategy Principal for Adobe across Asia Pacific, leading industry thought leadership in this important region.
Scott is an innovative and dynamic leader in the digital and marketing sectors with a proven history of advising leading businesses on digital trends, industry best practice and digital transformation initiatives at both an operational and executive level. Since joining Adobe, Scott has grown the company’s business consulting team and services into new markets and verticals and evolved it to using ‘best in class’ practices.
Commercial Director, Southeast Asia
Adobe Advertising Cloud
Kenneth Chow is Commercial Director for Southeast Asia at Adobe Advertising Cloud, managing the growth and strategy for the DSP business, formerly known as TubeMogul, an industry leading technology platform focused on cross-channel programmatic buying.
Principal Solution Consultant
Adobe Asia Pacific
Mark Szulc, Principal Solution Consultant, Asia Pacific, works with Adobe's leading customers & partners as they take advantage of Digital Marketing. He has more than twenty years of experience assisting large organisations increase their market share, improve operational efficiencies, automate processes and drive revenue growth.