Stars of WECOMMERCE 2019

 

PIERRE POIGNANT

CEO, Lazada Group

Pierre Poignant co-founded Lazada in 2012 and currently serves as the group’s Chief Executive Officer. Prior to this, as the Chief Operating Officer and then CEO of Lazada eLogistics (LEL), he oversaw Customer Service, Supply Chain, Logistics, Last Mile Operations and Content Production. He was also instrumental in enlarging the Group’s footprint across six markets.

LEO CHOW

CEO, Lazada Malaysia

Leo Chow has been with Lazada Malaysia since 2018 as regional Executive Vice President, where he developed and implemented regional category and assortment strategies; and managed traffic policies on marketing platforms. He also brings a wealth of experience from his eight years at Taobao.

JACOB ISAAC

Managing Director, New Technologies
Fusionex International

As Fusionex’s Managing Director for New Technologies, Jacob has more than a decade’s experience in enterprise software project implementations. He has overseen and been involved in Big Data, Analytics, Artificial Intelligence, Trade Facilitation as well as IR 4.0 projects in various industries, encompassing large volumes of business data and diverse data sources to provide in depth analysis of data and trends.

SAM KON

COO Beyond Infinity Consultancy,
Former Partner of Electrical Shop

COO of Beyond Infinity Consultancy, prolific speaker and trainer in the e-commerce space, assisting businesses to extend their revenues by going from offline to online. An Alibaba Netpreneur as featured in BFM radio station and a contributing writer for e-commerce articles.

FORUM PANELLISTS

JING YIN

Group Co-President, Lazada Group

Jing Yin has in-depth experience in merchandising, vendor negotiations, inventory planning, product development, and marketing strategy, having worked as a General Manager and Vice President of Alibaba Group for more than 5 years. Prior to Alibaba, he was in charge of supply chain operations at Amazon Web Services.

SURINA SHUKRI

CEO, Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC)

Surina has two decades of experience working in multinationals, middle market companies and early stage startups across financial services, natural resources and technology sectors. After spending close to 18 years in New York City at JPMorgan Chase & Co and SheNovation Ventures, she has returned to Malaysia to assume the role of CEO of the Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC).

KEVIN LEE

Chief Business Officer, Lazada Malaysia

Witnessed the meteoric rise of Lazada to where it is today. He started off as Head of Operations in 2012 before working his way up to become Chief Business Officer of Lazada Malaysia. Now with over 10 years experience in business operations and logistics, Kevin is extremely proud of how Lazada has played a role in shaping Malaysia’s economy.

IGNATIUS ONG

CEO, TnG Digital

As the CEO of TnG Digital Sdn Bhd, Ignatius Ong is responsible for propelling Malaysia’s digital payment landscape forward through the Touch ‘n Go eWallet. He has over 15 years of professional experience in the aviation industry, and has served in various roles across revenue, sales, marketing, and route management in Malaysia Airlines and Southwest Pacific.

LIM KIM HENG

Managing Director, Senheng

He is the driving force behind the growth and success of Senheng Electric. Over the years, he has introduced several strategic moves to improve the company, including a ‘seamless business’ cross-channel business model as well as integrating both online and offline channels to enhance overall customer experience. Thanks to his progressive, KH Lim has solidified Senheng’s position as one of the largest consumer electronics retail chain stores in Malaysia.

TAOBAO UNIVERSITY TRAINER

 

TONY WANG

Certified Taobao Expert

Tony Wang is a successful online entrepreneur for Home & Living products on Taobao with 6 years of eCommerce experience under his belt. Winner of the Spring Silk Rain Award – the highest award at Taobao University – he has authored several bestsellers about designing online stores, managing store operations, and the complete strategy on visual marketing.

WECOMMERCE EXPERTS

APAC Regional Retail Director, GfK

Responsible for leading a team of 100 people across 12 countries, Jake Shepherd delivers solutions, insight and expertise to retailers across Asia Pacific, India and China by developing and selling innovative solutions across multiple platforms for e-commerce and brick and mortar retailers in the region to match the changing needs of the shopper.

Jake Shepherd

APAC Regional Retail Director, GfK
Responsible for leading a team of 100 people across 12 countries, Jake Shepherd delivers solutions, insight and expertise to retailers across Asia Pacific, India and China by developing and selling innovative solutions across multiple platforms for e-commerce and brick and mortar retailers in the region to match the changing needs of the shopper.

Managing Director, Rotol Group
President, MRCA

With extensive and in-depth experience in the building industry and F

Datuk Seri Garry Chua

Managing Director, Rotol Group President, MRCA
With extensive and in-depth experience in the building industry and F&B sector for 35 years and 18 years respectively, Datuk Seri Garry Chua developed the high quality of ROTOL Group’s conduct through speed, quality and safety. Now taking on an unprecedented second term as the President of the prestigious Malaysia Retail Chain Association (MRCA), he has successfully expanded the membership to 500 members, with more than 25,000 stores in operation.

Senior Vice President of Performance Marketing, Lazada Malaysia

Manages performance and growth of 8000 active sellers, through implementation of automation, process optimization and deep data analysis.

Roberto Matà

Senior Vice President of Performance Marketing, Lazada Malaysia
Manages performance and growth of 8000 active sellers, through implementation of automation, process optimization and deep data analysis.

Head of SME team, TIME dotCom

Responsible for planning, developing and executing programmes to grow the SME market through strategic collaboration and direct engagement with various stakeholders. She has over two decades of cumulative experience in the Malaysian telecommunications industry, having worked at some of the largest telcos in the country.

Gowri Vellasamy

Head of SME team, TIME dotCom
Responsible for planning, developing and executing programmes to grow the SME market through strategic collaboration and direct engagement with various stakeholders. She has over two decades of cumulative experience in the Malaysian telecommunications industry, having worked at some of the largest telcos in the country.

Vice President for Enterprise segment, TIME dotCom

Had over two decades of experience in the IT industry including holding  various leadership roles and market segments in companies like  IBM, Hewlett Packard and Microsoft. He has seen the evolution of information technology and it’s impact in transforming the way SME businesses are conducted today.

Kit Au Wong Lian

Vice President for Enterprise segment, TIME dotCom
Had over two decades of experience in the IT industry including holding various leadership roles and market segments in companies like IBM, Hewlett Packard and Microsoft. He has seen the evolution of information technology and it’s impact in transforming the way SME businesses are conducted today.

APAC Regional Retail Director, GfK

Responsible for leading a team of 100 people across 12 countries, Jake Shepherd delivers solutions, insight and expertise to retailers across Asia Pacific, India and China by developing and selling innovative solutions across multiple platforms for e-commerce and brick and mortar retailers in the region to match the changing needs of the shopper.

Jake Shepherd

APAC Regional Retail Director, GfK
Responsible for leading a team of 100 people across 12 countries, Jake Shepherd delivers solutions, insight and expertise to retailers across Asia Pacific, India and China by developing and selling innovative solutions across multiple platforms for e-commerce and brick and mortar retailers in the region to match the changing needs of the shopper.

Managing Director, Rotol Group
President, MRCA

With extensive and in-depth experience in the building industry and F

Datuk Seri Garry Chua

Managing Director, Rotol Group President, MRCA
With extensive and in-depth experience in the building industry and F&B sector for 35 years and 18 years respectively, Datuk Seri Garry Chua developed the high quality of ROTOL Group’s conduct through speed, quality and safety. Now taking on an unprecedented second term as the President of the prestigious Malaysia Retail Chain Association (MRCA), he has successfully expanded the membership to 500 members, with more than 25,000 stores in operation.

Senior Vice President of Performance Marketing, Lazada Malaysia

Manages performance and growth of 8000 active sellers, through implementation of automation, process optimization and deep data analysis.

Roberto Matà

Senior Vice President of Performance Marketing, Lazada Malaysia
Manages performance and growth of 8000 active sellers, through implementation of automation, process optimization and deep data analysis.

Head of SME team, TIME dotCom

Responsible for planning, developing and executing programmes to grow the SME market through strategic collaboration and direct engagement with various stakeholders. She has over two decades of cumulative experience in the Malaysian telecommunications industry, having worked at some of the largest telcos in the country.

Gowri Vellasamy

Head of SME team, TIME dotCom
Responsible for planning, developing and executing programmes to grow the SME market through strategic collaboration and direct engagement with various stakeholders. She has over two decades of cumulative experience in the Malaysian telecommunications industry, having worked at some of the largest telcos in the country.

Vice President for Enterprise segment, TIME dotCom

Had over two decades of experience in the IT industry including holding  various leadership roles and market segments in companies like  IBM, Hewlett Packard and Microsoft. He has seen the evolution of information technology and it’s impact in transforming the way SME businesses are conducted today.

Kit Au Wong Lian

Vice President for Enterprise segment, TIME dotCom
Had over two decades of experience in the IT industry including holding various leadership roles and market segments in companies like IBM, Hewlett Packard and Microsoft. He has seen the evolution of information technology and it’s impact in transforming the way SME businesses are conducted today.

LAZADA TEAM

Commercial Director (Electronics)

 Owner of a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Uhmrigs Guna had hands on experience with the the eWTP (Electronic World Trade Platform) project between MDEC and Alibaba Group.

Uhmrigs Guna Segran

Commercial Director (Electronics)
Owner of a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Uhmrigs Guna had hands on experience with the the eWTP (Electronic World Trade Platform) project between MDEC and Alibaba Group.

Vice President of Fashion Category

Allison has more than 11 years of experience in Fashion Retail. She not only managed brands like Karl Lagerfeld, Elli Germany, Sometime by Asian Designer, Converse, and Vans, she was also the final 8 in Project Runway Malaysia, 2007 edition.

Allison Chong

Vice President of Fashion Category
Allison has more than 11 years of experience in Fashion Retail. She not only managed brands like Karl Lagerfeld, Elli Germany, Sometime by Asian Designer, Converse, and Vans, she was also the final 8 in Project Runway Malaysia, 2007 edition.

Vice President of Marketing Solutions

 With over 5 years in the Digital Product Marketing field, Orfeo Hoeve leverages on his experiences from Google and Unilever to strategise and plan ahead of his competitors.

Orfeo Hoeve

Vice President of Marketing Solutions
With over 5 years in the Digital Product Marketing field, Orfeo Hoeve leverages on his experiences from Google and Unilever to strategise and plan ahead of his competitors.

Commercial Director (Electronics)

 Owner of a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Uhmrigs Guna had hands on experience with the the eWTP (Electronic World Trade Platform) project between MDEC and Alibaba Group.

Uhmrigs Guna Segran

Commercial Director (Electronics)
Owner of a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Uhmrigs Guna had hands on experience with the the eWTP (Electronic World Trade Platform) project between MDEC and Alibaba Group.

Vice President of Fashion Category

Allison has more than 11 years of experience in Fashion Retail. She not only managed brands like Karl Lagerfeld, Elli Germany, Sometime by Asian Designer, Converse, and Vans, she was also the final 8 in Project Runway Malaysia, 2007 edition.

Allison Chong

Vice President of Fashion Category
Allison has more than 11 years of experience in Fashion Retail. She not only managed brands like Karl Lagerfeld, Elli Germany, Sometime by Asian Designer, Converse, and Vans, she was also the final 8 in Project Runway Malaysia, 2007 edition.

Vice President of Marketing Solutions

 With over 5 years in the Digital Product Marketing field, Orfeo Hoeve leverages on his experiences from Google and Unilever to strategise and plan ahead of his competitors.

Orfeo Hoeve

Vice President of Marketing Solutions
With over 5 years in the Digital Product Marketing field, Orfeo Hoeve leverages on his experiences from Google and Unilever to strategise and plan ahead of his competitors.

IDEA PARK FACILITATORS

Hitz Crew, ASTRO

 A young blood with over 7 years of experience  as a host in both Malay

Keanu

Hitz Crew, ASTRO
A young blood with over 7 years of experience as a host in both Malay & English as well as an experienced advertisement talent, videographer & video editor.

MY Drivetime Crew, ASTRO

Hosts the MY Ngam Channel together with Jack Yap on weekdays. Besides being a radio announcer, she's also a credible and compelling TV host.

Yoon

MY Drivetime Crew, ASTRO
Hosts the MY Ngam Channel together with Jack Yap on weekdays. Besides being a radio announcer, she’s also a credible and compelling TV host.

Founder, Zetpy.com

Zetpy.com, is a data technology platform built with the goal to enable sellers, merchants and brands across South East Asia (SEA) to sell online and offline (omni-channel), and utilize the data insights to scale up their revenue and growth.

Adrian Oh

Founder, Zetpy.com
Zetpy.com, is a data technology platform built with the goal to enable sellers, merchants and brands across South East Asia (SEA) to sell online and offline (omni-channel), and utilize the data insights to scale up their revenue and growth.

Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud Malaysia

 Evan is a passionate IT technologist with over 17 years of experience in Middleware and application development programming technologies. As one of the pioneers who helped Alibaba Cloud achieve its phenomenal growth in the cloud adoption sector in Malaysia and Thailand.

Evan Wong

Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud Malaysia
Evan is a passionate IT technologist with over 17 years of experience in Middleware and application development programming technologies. As one of the pioneers who helped Alibaba Cloud achieve its phenomenal growth in the cloud adoption sector in Malaysia and Thailand.

Outreach and Engagement Lead, Fundaztic

 Following his graduation in Finance and Masters in International Management, Calvin decided to start a career as a finance analyst in an MNC. In January 2017, Calvin joined the pioneering team of Fundaztic and assisted in the launch of the platform in July 2017. Today, he currently oversees the development of business partnerships and marketing strategies for Fundaztic.

Calvin Foo

Outreach and Engagement Lead, Fundaztic
Following his graduation in Finance and Masters in International Management, Calvin decided to start a career as a finance analyst in an MNC. In January 2017, Calvin joined the pioneering team of Fundaztic and assisted in the launch of the platform in July 2017. Today, he currently oversees the development of business partnerships and marketing strategies for Fundaztic.

Hitz Crew, ASTRO

 A young blood with over 7 years of experience  as a host in both Malay

Keanu

Hitz Crew, ASTRO
A young blood with over 7 years of experience as a host in both Malay & English as well as an experienced advertisement talent, videographer & video editor.

MY Drivetime Crew, ASTRO

Hosts the MY Ngam Channel together with Jack Yap on weekdays. Besides being a radio announcer, she's also a credible and compelling TV host.

Yoon

MY Drivetime Crew, ASTRO
Hosts the MY Ngam Channel together with Jack Yap on weekdays. Besides being a radio announcer, she’s also a credible and compelling TV host.

Founder, Zetpy.com

A technology company focus on building ecommerce platform- webShaper to empower merchants build own branded store and sell multichannels to regional’s top marketplaces.

Adrian Oh

Founder, Zetpy.com
A technology company focus on building ecommerce platform- webShaper to empower merchants build own branded store and sell multichannels to regional’s top marketplaces.

Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud Malaysia

 Evan is a passionate IT technologist with over 17 years of experience in Middleware and application development programming technologies. As one of the pioneers who helped Alibaba Cloud achieve its phenomenal growth in the cloud adoption sector in Malaysia and Thailand.

Evan Wong

Solution Architect, Alibaba Cloud Malaysia
Evan is a passionate IT technologist with over 17 years of experience in Middleware and application development programming technologies. As one of the pioneers who helped Alibaba Cloud achieve its phenomenal growth in the cloud adoption sector in Malaysia and Thailand.

Outreach and Engagement Lead, Fundaztic

 Following his graduation in Finance and Masters in International Management, Calvin decided to start a career as a finance analyst in an MNC. In January 2017, Calvin joined the pioneering team of Fundaztic and assisted in the launch of the platform in July 2017. Today, he currently oversees the development of business partnerships and marketing strategies for Fundaztic.

Calvin Foo

Outreach and Engagement Lead, Fundaztic
Following his graduation in Finance and Masters in International Management, Calvin decided to start a career as a finance analyst in an MNC. In January 2017, Calvin joined the pioneering team of Fundaztic and assisted in the launch of the platform in July 2017. Today, he currently oversees the development of business partnerships and marketing strategies for Fundaztic.

The Lazstar Academy

The initiative by Lazada, Alibaba Business School and Taobao University as a network of certified expert trainers in Southeast Asia to benefit the wider seller community on Lazada. LazStar Academy offers customised courses and best-in-class trainings through collaborative efforts with Alibaba to advance the e-Commerce knowledge and professional skills of Lazada sellers.

SEA TRAINERS

INDONESIA
Multi-Category

Stephen Lawrence

INDONESIA
Multi-Category
THAILAND
Health

Naeti Thammapanont

THAILAND
Health & Beauty
SINGAPORE
Home

Lim Szu Xin

SINGAPORE
Home & Living
SINGAPORE
Electronic Devices

Anson Chia

SINGAPORE
Electronic Devices
PHILIPPINES
Electronic Devices

Harwin Chen

PHILIPPINES
Electronic Devices
PHILIPPINES
Sports

Phoebe Hong

PHILIPPINES
Sports & Travel
VIETNAM
Fashion

Bùi Durc Thiên

VIETNAM
Fashion
VIETNAM
Fashion

Maya Van

VIETNAM
Fashion

MY TRAINERS

Home Appliances

Alvin Luo

Home Appliances

Forward-thinking boss, boost a monthly revenue growth of over 600%.

Multi-Category

Tee Kai Jean

Multi-Category

Detailed, straight-forward and believer of innovative ideas.

Tools, DIY

Chun Siew

Tools, DIY & Outdoors

Experienced consultant with a passion for helping other sellers grow.

Mother

Jamie Thoo

Mother & Baby

Starting her e-commerce career with only RM500 four years ago, in Kuala Krai, Kelantan. Always passionated to share her selling experiences with others.

Mother

Lee Woan Ping

Mother & Baby

Extremely helpful, informative online business owner from US.

Computers

Gary Lum

Computers & Laptops

Loves training sellers with his sharp entrepreneurial skills.

Mother

May Liu

Mother & Baby

Resourceful ex-banker, started online business to get what she wants.

Home Appliances

Sam Kon

Home Appliances

Sam loves building communities as a Lazada Seller Ambassador. With 8 years of experience, this consultant enjoys sharing his expertise in digital economy to empower businesses.

Computers

Low Tze Yang

Computers & Laptops

Boasting an impressive 300% flash sales growth in the past three months, you would’ve never guessed Tze Yang was a full-time engineer before joining the e-commerce field.

Electronic Devices

Sky Sim

Electronic Devices

Previously a retail floor manager, Sky used his offline knowledge to boost his sales from RM3,000 to almost RM100,000 in just 3 months.

8th October 2019   /   09.30 AM – 06.30 PM

Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre ( MITEC )

8th October 2019 /
09.30 AM – 06.30 PM

 

Malaysia International Trade and Exhibition Centre ( MITEC )

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