Growth in Asia

SMU International Advisory Council Virtual Dialogue: Doubling Down On Asia

Oct 5

As the world seeks economic recovery from COVID-19, much hope seems focused on Asian markets for growth. While the situation is still very fluid, several interesting phenomena, including the Zoom boom, telemedicine revolution, digital transformation, and reinvigorated interest in sustainability are spawning a myriad of opportunities in multiple industries, both old and new. When it comes to business in the 'new normal', where should you be looking to place your bets within Asia?

Moderator and Panellists

  • Dr Ang Ser Keng, Principal Lecturer of Finance; Member of the Board of Governors and Director, UOB-SMU Asian Enterprise Institute; Academic Director, Master of Business Administration (MBA; Academic Director, Executive Masters of Business (EMBA) Programme, SMU (Moderator)
  • Mr Olivier Lim, Chairman, Certis CISCO Security Pte. Ltd, and Member of SMU's Board of Trustees
  • Mr Arif P. Rachmat, Executive Director of PT. Triputra Investindo Arya, Member of SMU's Board of Trustees, and Member of SMU IAC Indonesia 
  • Mr David Su, Founding Managing Partner, Matrix Partners China, and Member of SMU IAC China