The 'ASEAN way': what it is, how it must change for the future
The Fourth Industrial Revolution is coming to Southeast Asia. Here's what the region needs to do to become the world's next tech powerhouse.
BSc (Hons), University of Bristol; MPhil, University of Cambridge. 1989, joined CIMB's corporate advisory department and later spearheaded the Group's transformation from a mid-sized Malaysian investment bank to an ASEAN universal bank via several acquisitions and new builds throughout the region. 1999-2014, Group CEO, CIMB Group. 2014-2018, Group Chairman, CIMB Group. Since 2019, Fellow, University of Oxford’s Blavatnik School of Government and Chairman, Ikhlas Capital. Named Malaysia's top executive and CEO on several occasions. Recipient: Lifetime Achievement Award, FinanceAsia (2009), Outstanding Achievement Award, Euromoney (2012) and Asia House Asian Business Leaders Award (2015). Member: WEF’s ASEAN Regional Strategy Group.