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John Brosnan is the Regional Managing Director of Southeast Asia for BAE Systems, a global provider of defense and security products. He spoke with The Prospect Group about BAE Systems initiatives in Southeast Asia, its focus in Malaysia, and the Eurofighter Typhoon. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/john-brosnan-managing-director-southeast-asia-bae-systems-8662/
Andreas Mattmüller is the Chief Operating Officer of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, Middle East and Asia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about how the economy has impacted the tourism industry in the UAE, current trends within the industry, and the impact of sporting events. Copyright 2011 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/andreas-mattmuller-coo-movenpick-hotels-resorts-middle-east-and-asia-8348/
Bob Chua is the CEO of Pulse Group PLC, Asia's leading digital research agency. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the new initiatives that the company is involved in, the climate for entrepreneurship in Malaysia, and its attractiveness for organizations seeking market research in the world's fastest growing region. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/bob-chua-ceo-pulse-group-8694/
From January 2000 to Autumn 2004, Focus Asia, broadcast on the STAR WORLD channel across Asia and the Middle East, became a showcase for quality current affairs features about the region. This program features Mark Niu as anchor, providing a sampling of Focus Asia reporting over the years. Senior Broadcast Producer: Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer: Jim Laurie. This series from 2001 through 2006 was carried on some 30 US Public television channels, including channels in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Washington, and Atlanta.
William E. Heinecke is the Chairman & CEO of Minor International, one of the largest hospitality and leisure companies in the Asia Pacific region. He spoke with The Prospect Group about Minor's businesses, how the Chinese market is changing the landscape of the hospitality industry, and why Thailand remains an attractive investment destination. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/william-e-heinecke-chairman-ceo-minor-international-81106/
Global payments company Earthport (LON:EPO) is making an “expanded focus” into Asia, according to chief executive Hank Oberoi. The firm, which already has relationships with large global banks including HSBC (LON:HSBA), Bank of America, Standard Chartered (LON:STAN), Japan Post Bank, has “many, many more in the pipeline”, he added. The company’s technology allows clients to transfer money to anywhere in the world and into the local currency at a price point that no bank can match and at a significantly lower cost to the consumer.
Dato' Neoh Soo Keat is the Managing Director of Trinity Group, a Malaysian boutique property developer. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the rising cost of property prices in Malaysia, competition in the market, and foreign investment in Malaysian property. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/neoh-soo-keat-managing-director-trinity-group-8859/
American sports apparel company Under Armour is planning to expand in the Philippines to boost its strategic position in Asia. In an exclusive interview with Under Armour chief executive Kevin Plank, he said the Philippines is a promising market, placing the country alongside giant economies like China and Japan.
ATF gathers Asia’s entertainment market leaders to shed light on business paths into 2015 and beyond. This includes the evaluation of growth opportunities in different territories. The competition for rights has become fiercer than ever and many have also raised their stakes in creating original content. We check in with these leaders for their projection into 2015. Speakers: • Zubin Gandevia, President, Asia Pacific and the Middle East, FOX International Channel, Hong Kong SAR • Robert Gilby, Managing Director, The Walt Disney Company (Southeast Asia), Singapore • Ricky Ow, President, Turner International Asia Pacific Limited, Hong Kong SAR • Jonathan Spink, Chief Executive Officer, HBO Asia, Singapore Moderator: Virat Patel, Managing Director Asia, Venture Consulting, Singapore
For Four years from 2000 to 2004, "Focus Asia" on Asia's STAR WORLD channel provided weekly current affairs. The program was also carried by more than 100 American Public Broadcast Channels. This show includes Jennifer Lee on how Al Qaeda in 2000 had influenced Asia extremist groups. Adrian Brown on endangered Orangutans in Indonesia and Mark Niu profiling Indian Symphony Conductor Zubin Mehta. Senior Producer Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer Jim Laurie
Gerald Lawless is the Executive Chairman for Jumeirah Group, a global luxury hospitality company and part of Dubai Holding. He spoke with The Prospect Group about travel and tourism in Dubai, Jumeirah's push to expand new markets, and the opportunities for foreign investors in the tourism industry. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/executivefocus/profile/gerald-lawless-executive-chairman-jumeirah-group/8840/
The Advanced Management Programme: Asia in Focus is a 10-day programme designed for senior leaders to learn to navigate through the toughest challenges with confidence. Participants can expect an experiential learning through case studies, classroom learning, simulations, and professional networking. Visit https://goo.gl/9xZ5Wn to learn more about this programme
David Wong is the CEO of SnT Global, a BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) solutions provider specializing in e-logistics, and the Co-founder and Chairman of Outsourcing Malaysia, an organization representing the SSO industry in Malaysia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about the competitiveness of the BPO industry in the region, the important role that the ICT sector plays in the government's Economic Transformation Programme (ETP), and Malaysia's competitive advantages vis-à-vis other countries throughout Asia. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/david-wong-ceo-snt-global-8745/
This program aired in 2002 on STAR WORLD and on American Public Television channels. Joe Kainz hosts this edition featuring Rob McBride in Pakistan , Mark Niu in Shanghai on adopting disabled orphans, and Adrian Brown in South Korea on its economic rebound and new reputation (2002) as "Kool Korea." Remarkable that more than 14 years later some issues remain the same. Produced by Stephanie Scawen. Executive Producer Jim Laurie.
Oranuch Apisaksirikul is the Group Chief Executive of TISCO Group, the first investment bank in Thailand. She spoke with The Prospect Group about the dynamic between local, foreign, state-owned, and private banks, the impact of Basel III regulations, and the impact the ASEAN Economic Community will have on Thailand's growth potential. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/oranuch-apisaksirikul-group-chief-executive-tisco-group-81112/
Dato' Dr. Ahmad Sabirin bin Arshad is the CEO of Astronautic Technology Sdn. Bhd. (ATSB), the pioneer and sole satellite manufacturer in Malaysia. He spoke with The Prospect Group about targeting new regional markets, Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) membership, and Malaysia's role in the Space race. Copyright 2012 - The Prospect Group For more information, please visit: http://www.theprospectgroup.com/ahmad-sabirin-bin-arshad-ceo-astronautic-technology-atsb-8667/