Jason (Jay) Stevens, CEO, Wayfairer
Embarking on a journey is not just about reaching a destination; it's about creating lasting memories and immersing oneself in experiences that resonate on a personal level. This is where the allure of tailor-made luxury holidays shines, offering travellers the opportunity to go beyond the ordinary and shape their adventures based on individual interests. Recognising the transformative power of tailor-made luxury, Wayfairer crafts not just vacations but exquisite masterpieces of exploration. As a company deeply committed to responsible and more sustainable travel, Wayfairer ensures that each tailored holiday leaves a positive impact on both the traveller and the destinations visited.
New Opportunities in Tourism
By: Sujith Vasudevan, Managing Editor
According to research conducted by Arival Co, Asia Pacific’s tourism industry is set to go beyond the pre-pandemic peak by 2025. The study predicts that the industry will hit $67 billion in 2024 and $75 billion in 2025.
Turning Blue Leadership into a Blue Economy
By: Toni Kienberger, Founder & CEO, Ocean Material
Toni Kienberger, brings a wealth of experience to his sustainability role. Originally from Munich, he spent 15 years immersed in the dynamic landscape of Hong Kong, participating in numerous international projects.
By: Raen Lim, Group Vice President, Asia, Splunk
A mere three months into 2023 and we have already seen multiple disruptions and outages across workplace and lifestyle applications. Despite the world proving to be more resilient in 2023
By: Dr. Kaushik Sengupta, Product Head – Food SAR Region, Bureau Veritas Group
With 19+ years’ experience in the verticals like audit, certification, training, quality functions, Dr. Kaushik is increasing the digital process automation valuation
By: Sharon Chan, Head-JLABS Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson Innovation
Head of Johnson & Johnson Innovation – JLABS Asia Pacific, Johnson & Johnson’s premier life science incubator that aims to empower and enable innovators to develop and deliver the next
By: Mediko Azwar, Chief Marketing Officer, Blue Bird Group
Mediko Azwar is a professional coach and seasoned business leader with a strong interest in people and business growth.
By: Mradul K., VP - Global Sales & Strategy, LogiNext
Mradul boasts of a 13-year long career during which he has been associated with companies such as Bajaj Alliance General Insurance
Top 10 CEOs In Thailand - 2024
Innovation with Integrity: Thai CEOs Redefining Business Leadership
In Thailand, Chief Executive Officers (CEOs) play a crucial role in steering companies through the dynamic business landscape of Southeast Asia. CEOs in Thailand navigate a multifaceted landscape that demands a nuanced approach to leadership. Beyond steering companies toward economic success, these leaders must integrate cultural sensitivity, address global challenges, champion sustainability, embrace technology, and collaborate for societal and economic advancement. Thai CEOs become integral architects of their nation's economic future.
Balancing Culture and Commerce: Thai CEOs Pioneering Sustainable Growth
One notable aspect of Thai CEOs' responsibilities is balancing global competitiveness with local values. Thailand's business culture is deeply rooted in societal harmony and respect for authority. CEOs must adeptly integrate these cultural nuances into their leadership styles to foster a cohesive work environment. Economic fluctuations and geopolitical influences also pose significant challenges for Thai CEOs. As a key player in the global economy, Thailand's CEOs must navigate uncertainties while capitalizing on opportunities for growth. This demands strategic acumen and adaptability, traits inherent in successful CEOs who can guide their companies through tumultuous times. Furthermore, sustainability has emerged as a focal point for CEOs in Thailand. With increasing awareness of environmental and social issues, corporate leaders are under pressure to implement sustainable practices. In the technological realm, Thai CEOs face the imperative to embrace digital transformation. The Fourth Industrial Revolution has prompted a shift in business models, and CEOs must lead their organizations in adopting innovative technologies to stay competitive. Collaboration with the government and industry peers is another facet of a Thai CEO's role. Engaging in public-private partnerships and contributing to policy discussions ensures a conducive business environment. CEOs are instrumental in advocating for policies that support sustainable growth and foster innovation.
CEO Insights Asia in this issue presents a list of ‘Top 10 CEOs in Thailand - 2024' who have leveraged their extensive industry expertise and experience in offering effective skills to the market. The following list has been prepared after being closely scrutinized by a distinguished panel of judges including CXOs, analysts and our editorial board. We recognize their valuable contribution to the ever expanding and competitive market and their ability to sustain themselves and emerge as top contestants through their reliable knowledge.
|Ande Aditya, Founder & CEO
|Aditya Group Thailand
|A versatile leader with over 30+ years of startup & management consulting expertise in diverse industries, skilled in business consulting, entrepreneurship, leadership, market and many more
|David McCosker, Co-Founder & CEO
|Asia Web Holding Thailand
|A business leader with over two decades of experience in various industries, skilled in marketing management, operations management, investment strategy, business strategy and many more
|Jagannathan Srinivasan, President & CEO
|An industry leader having more expertise in in both B2C and B2B domains, specialized in strategic portfolio management, business development, strategic risk assessment & mitigation planning
|Jason (Jay) Stevens, CEO
|A dynamic professional spanning the corporate landscape and diverse cultures, specialized in managing ventures, business management, team building, leadership and many more
|Martin Toft Sorensen, CEO
|An innovative leader around two decades of experience in consultant and marketing, professional in strategy, business development, sales, entrepreneurship and management
|Masamine Fujitani, CEO
|An experienced leader with over eighteen years of working expertise, specializing in planning, team management, product development, sales and many more
|Nikhil Advani, CEO
|A seasoned professional with over 26 years of expertise in financial services and experience spans cross Asia and the US, proficient in insurance, retirement savings and asset management businesses
|Sutthisit Jamdee, CEO
|Guardian Capital Asset Management Company
|A distinguished leader having more expertise in the financial domain, skilled in machine learning, corporate finance, international capital structure, interest rate modelling and many more
|Dr. Trewut Anurakpandit, CEO
|A vibrant leader with a background deeply rooted in the maritime industry, professional in naval architect, stakeholder engagement, leadership, customer management and many more
|Trong (Muan) Longsomboon, Founder & CEO
|A visionary leader with expertise in the corporate innovation & digital transformation, spanning across Southeast Asia, skilled in business development, venture capital, management and much more