The Euromoney Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Ewan Lamont

Chief Operating Officer

Myanma Awba Group


Ewan Lamont is chief operating officer of Myanma Awba, the leading group of companies in Myanmar focused on agriculture. The group leverages the world's best technologies and services to develop the most suitable solutions for smallholder growers to produce food in greater quantity and of better quality. Through agricultural technology, education and distribution, Myanma Awba seeks to transform rural communities and accelerate economic and social improvement across the country. Ewan previously worked with agribusiness major Syngenta in Europe and Southeast Asia, and held several key commercial positions which included managing the company’s expansion across new ASEAN markets. Before Syngenta, Ewan spent seven years in Beijing where he advised blue-chip companies on cross-border investments and corporate strategy across a range of industries including FMCG, retail and chemicals. Ewan's expertise lies in emerging market business models, agricultural value-chains, strategy, growth marketing and SMEs and has robust professional experience across Latin America, Europe and Asia. Ewan holds an MBA from INSEAD, and an MA from Cambridge University. He is based in Yangon.


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Tue 13 - Wed 14 Sep 2016

Myanmar International Convention Centre 2, Nay Pyi Taw