Shellye is an experienced CEO and Board Director with a track record of accomplishments building brands, high-performance teams, and organizations. She currently serves on the boards of Verizon, Nordstrom, Roper Technologies, and Okta. She is also a strategic advisor to the Royal Bank of Canada, Capital Markets Group and Forbes Ignite.
She is the former CEO of MetricStream, a Silicon Valley-based, governance, risk, and compliance software company that she built into a global market leader with over 1200 employees serving customers around the world. Under her leadership, MetricStream was named in the top 10 of the “Deloitte Technology Fast 50”.
Shellye is a Forbes contributor and has been featured or referenced in major publications such as The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, and The Financial Times. And is the author of Unapologetically Ambitious: Take Risks, Break Barriers and Create Success on Your Own Terms.
Stephan de Barse
Executive Vice President
o9 Solutions, Inc.
Stephan de Barse has built the o9 Solutions organization in Europe and was promoted to Executive Vice President to lead all Go-To-Market Activities, globally.
He continues to play a strategic role in the adoption of the o9 technology at some of the top Fortune 500 companies, including the most recent to date engagements with Nestlé and ABInBev.
As a former Global Sales & Operations Director at Navico (Goldman Sachs owned manufacturer of marine electronics), he has developed solid expertise on the key differentiators of Supply Chain Software providers and the planning capabilities needed to achieve long-term business objectives.
Stephan is actively taking the role of a thought leader in the Supply Chain Community.
Jamil Khan is the EVP Logistics for Lazada, which as we all know is the Southeast Asia flagship platform of the Alibaba Group.
He is an experienced senior leader, and prior to this role was the VP of Operations of Redmart. Jamil has worked for many years before that in Tesco, METRO Group and Dairy Farm International, in a variety of roles and locations.
Zhang Yao is the VP Operations at Castlery. Castlery has one mission: to make designer furniture accessible to everyone. Forced by COVID-19 lockdown, Castlery moved fast with launching an augmented reality-powered app that allows users to view true-to-scale products and examine details such as fabric and leather textures in a real-life environment.
Zhang is in charge of leading the global supply chain and also operations management for China, Singapore, Malaysia, Australia, the United States.
Niranga Sumanatilleke is the Logistics Director of Coupang, which is the largest ecommerce company in Korea, and one of the largest and fastest-growing consumer internet companies in the world according to MIT Technology Review.
Niranga is in charge of developing expansion plans to double Coupang’s delivery operations and improve efficiencies. Before joining Coupang in 2018, he worked for UPS for over 20 years in a variety of roles.
SVP Supply Chain and Manufacturing
Nyoman Mahardika is the Senior Vice President of Supply Chain and Manufacturing at Brand’s Suntory, which is a leading health supplements enterprise in Asia.
Nyoman has over 20 years of global operations and management experiences in Asia, North America and Europe and has been with Brand’s Suntory for more than 4 years in a variety of roles revolving around Supply Chain, Manufacturing, Caps Business & PMO Innovation.
"Covid-19: The Great Reset"
Thierry Malleret is the managing partner of the Monthly Barometer, which is one of the leading global monthly newsletters that distills into a highly analytical and predictive one-pager the macro issues relevant to executives and decision-makers across the world.
Previously, Thierry founded and headed the Global Risk Network at the World Economic Forum.
His other professional experience includes: key positions within investment banking in several global institutions, think tanks, and academia (both in New York and Oxford) and government (with a three-year spell in the Prime Minister’s office in Paris).
His latest book, co-authored with Klaus Schwab, is titled “Covid-19: the great reset”
Senior Fellow and Lecturer
National University of Singapore, Business School
Alex Capri is a Senior Fellow and Lecturer at the National University of Singapore Business School and Lecturer at Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy.
Alex was a former Partner and Regional Leader of KPMG’s International Trade & Customs practice in Asia Pacific
He has over 20 years of experience in value chains, logistics and global trade management, both as an academic and a professional consultant.
He also writes for a variety of publications including Forbes Asia and The Nikkei Asian Review and is a frequent guest on global television and radio networks, including BBC International, Bloomberg, CNBC and Channel News Asia.
Asian Trade Center
Deborah Elms is Executive Director of the Asian Trade Centre in Singapore.
The Asian Trade Centre works with governments and businesses to create better trade policy for Asia. She is Vice Chair of the Asia Business Trade Association (ABTA).
She is also on the advisory committee of the Global Trade Professionals Alliance, (GTPA), including co-chair of the Trade Policy committee. She is a senior fellow in the Singapore Ministry of Trade and Industry’s Trade Academy.
VP Global Supply Chain
Fabrice joined Agilent Technologies on Oct. ‘18, as Supply Chain Vice President. He is in charge of Strategic Procurement and Logistics with a team of 1000+ people with sites located in the United States, Denmark, Germany, China, Malaysia and Singapore. He joined Agilent Technologies, to lead the end-to-end Digital Transformation of the Supply Chain
Over the past 20 years, he managed supply chain organizations in various industries such as Telecommunications, Railways and Robotics – across Europe, America, and Asia. Various positions held in the past were in Supply Chain, from Supplier Quality to Industrial Sourcing and Supply Chain Management. Current key interest is in the creation of business eco-systems around innovative multi-national companies, through the prism of Supply Chain, Procurement and Logistics.
He is very sensitive to new technologies. Notably about their impact on existing businesses, their consequences on ecosystems, on internal structures, people and organization
Fabrice graduated from Orsay University in Biotechnologies, holds a Masters Degree in Industrial Marketing from EM Lyon and an EMBA from HEC. In addition, he completed academic courses with certificates from IIMD (Bangalore), GSB (Cape Town) and more recently from Columbia University, on Digital Transformation
The Coca-Cola Company
Keizo Ishii is Vice President of Digital at The Coca-Cola Company.
Keizo is leading entire digital strategies and initiatives as CDO in Japan. Keizo was GM of Expedia Japan before Coca-Cola. During leading Expedia Japan, Keizo made Expedia Japan business the largest online international travel platform in Japan. Keizo also has experience working at Amazon, AOL and Estee Lauder Companies.
Deputy President Singapore Manufacturing Federation & President-SE Asia Rolls-Royce
Dr Bicky Bhangu is President, South East Asia, Pacific and South Korea, responsible for the regional strategy, external relations and governance of the operations across Rolls-Royce’s key businesses – Civil Aerospace, Defence and Power Systems.
Bicky is also Deputy President of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation. He also serves on the Board of Directors of the Malaysian Industry-Government Group for High Technology; and has served as President of the British Chamber of Commerce Singapore over several terms.
Bicky has a BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering and MSc in Control Systems, PhD in Advanced Machines and Drives, and an MBA in Technology Management.
CPO and Vice President
Teresa Dickerson is Vice President and Chief Procurement Officer for TE Connectivity. TE Connectivity is the $13B+ global leader in sensor and connector technology, serving customers in 150 countries around the world.
In this role, Teresa leads the long-term strategic planning and near-term business initiatives for procurement strategy, execution, and supplier management across the company. She is currently based in Singapore.
With nearly 20 years of Procurement experience, Teresa has held leadership roles in Global Commodities, Transportation, and Indirect Procurement in industry-leading Fortune 500 companies such as Delphi, Stanley Black & Decker, and currently TE Connectivity.
Director - Digital technology- Supply chain
Thuy-Dzung DO is the Director of Digital Transformation at VF Corporation.
For the last 18 years, she has been driving IT transformation in various countries and industries. She helps companies to achieve their business goals, using technology to solve human problems. With in-depth business and tech insights, she has gained success in digital transformation, partnering with high-level business stakeholders.
Head of Logistics Services, APAC
Nicole Tretwer is the Head of Logistics Services at Swarovski in the Asia Pacific.
Nicole brings +16-years of experience in a broad range of roles in logistics and retail.
She is passionate about the consumer and strives for top performance when delivering the product to the markets. A strong believer in e-commerce playing a central role in retail growth over the coming years, and an enthusiastic online consumer herself, Nicole enjoys exploring new possibilities to create a delightful online experience via innovative logistics solutions.
Group Chief Procurement Officer
Kaustubh Wadekar is the Group Chief Procurement Officer of Singtel and the Global Advisory Board Member at Procurement Leaders, which is one of the largest procurement network and intelligence platforms, a community of over 33k senior leaders aiming to inspire progress in procurement and accelerate transformational change for the world’s top companies.
Kaustubh has over 20 years of experience in fields of Sourcing/Supply Chain, Commodities Trading, and Strategy Consulting, from operational to executive leadership roles at regional and global levels.
Director VP, Sales Forecast and Distribution
Florian Huettl holds the position of VP, Sales Forecast and Distribution of Groupe Renault and co-leads the group’s transformation towards a modern S&OP.
Groupe Renault, has been making cars since 1898, is present in 134 countries, has sold 3.8 million vehicles in 2019, and produces five brands: Renault, Dacia, Renault Samsung Motors, Alpine and LADA.
Founder & MD EGN Singapore
Nick Jonsson has dedicated his time and efforts to raising awareness and eliminating the stigma around the phenomenon of Executive Loneliness.
As the Managing Director of EGN Singapore, a premiere professional networking organization in Singapore, he has identified that feelings of isolation and depression, personal struggles he himself had to grapple with and conquer, are much more widespread than we think. Modern work culture instead encourages executives to project success and achievement, while thousands actually suffer in silence and denial.
Founder and OwnerMetaMind Training
Mette Johansson is the founder of MetaMind Training, a Singapore-based, globally active training company that transforms managers into leaders. Also, she is the founder and chair of KeyNote Women Speakers, a directory of women speakers, and one of six co-founders of the Inclusive Leaders Institute.
She worked in corporate leadership positions for two decades before she found her calling as a social entrepreneur. She helps others find their purpose, living and leading authentically and unlocking energy to accomplish extraordinary things.