The Myanmar Global Investment Forum

Kamalkant Agarwal

Head of International Banking Business

Siam Commercial Bank

Kamalkant Agarwal (KK) has joined Siam Commercial Bank since November 2012 and was advisor to the chairman of the executive committee till October 2014. He is

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Michael Armstrong


Siward Newton

Michael Armstrong is Director of Siward Newton, a leading emerging market consultancy firm.

A proven leader and manager, Michael Armstrong spent the first 15 years of his professional life at the heart of the Australian

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Hnin Phyu Phyu Aung

Managing Director

Lion Energy

Hnin Phyu Phyu Aung currently serves as managing director of Lion Energy General Services Co. Since its inception in 2012, Lion Energy has offered a range of services to oil and gas companies, energy services Companies and other commercial organizations such as commercial

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Mark Bedingham

President and CEO

Singapore Myanmar Investco Limited

Mark Bedingham was appointed as President and CEO on 23 January 2015 with Singapore Myanmar Windsor Holdings, now operating under its new corporate identify of Singapore Myanmar Investco Limited. He is responsible for the Group’s corporate plans, policies and business development as well as the general management of the

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Pedro Jose F Bernardo

Principal Foreign Attorney

Kelvin Chia Yangon

Pedro Jose Bernardo is a partner at Kelvin Chia Partnership and a principal foreign attorney at Kelvin Chia Yangon Ltd. His

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Hal Bosher

Special Advisor to Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Yoma Bank

Hal Bosher is chief executive officer (CEO) of Yoma Bank headquartered in Yangon, Myanmar. He has led Yoma Bank’s transformation since moving to Yangon in

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Peter Brimble

Principal Country Specialist, Myanmar Resident Mission

Asian Development Bank

Peter Brimble took up his present position in 2014 at the principal country specialist in the Myanmar Resident Mission for the Asian Development Bank,

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Albert T. Chandler

Senior Partner

Chandler & Thong-ek Law Offices

Al Chandler is the founder of Chandler & Thong-ek Law Offices Ltd, which was established in 1974. He has been practicing business law in Bangkok, Thailand, since 1969, specialising in business law, energy law, international transactions, project financing and investment projects. His energy sector

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Allen Cheng

Asia Bureau Chief

Institutional Investor

Allen T Cheng is the Asia Bureau Chief of Institutional Investor Inc, a New York-based financial media company that specialises in analysing the global financial services industry and

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William Costley

Vice President of Operations - Southeast Asia

Hilton Worldwide

William Costley serves as vice president of operations for Southeast Asia, Hilton Worldwide.

He is responsible for planning and implementing strategies across a variety of key functions in the region, including revenue management, central marketing, owner relations, and human capital

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Franck Droin

General Manager

Kempinski Hotels Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar

Franck Droin currently serves as general manager for Kempinski Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar.

Soon after graduation, he joined Kempinski Hotels in the position of task

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Richard Horsey

Myanmar Adviser

International Crisis Group

Dr Richard Horsey is a Yangon-based independent political analyst, author and myanmar adviser for the International Crisis Group. He was previously the ILO’s representative in Myanmar and also worked for UNOCHA, and in 2008 was appointed senior adviser and spokesperson for the UN relief effort in Myanmar after Cyclone

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Ei Phyusin Htay

Managing Director

Barons & Fujikura EPC

Mrs Ei Phyusin Htay is a Myanmar entrepreneur leading the board of a business group named Barons Group of Companies with diversified portfolios in power, energy, telecom, construction and industries. Within the group, she is responsible

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Kevin Murphy

Managing Director

Andaman Capital Partners

Kevin M Murphy is the founder and managing director of Andaman Capital Partners, which provides investment advisory services to local and foreign investors in addition to directly investing in Myanmar companies and projects. Mr

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Ooi Hooi Ng

President, Regional Investments

Keppel Land

Mr Ng is president, Regional Investments, Keppel Land, overseeing the Group’s businesses in Myanmar, Thailand, Malaysia, India, Sri Lanka and Middle East. He was previously general manager, regional head (and before that, general manager, business development)

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Tony Picon

Managing Director

Colliers International Myanmar

Tony has been living in Yangon since April 2012 and in the capacity of Managing Director at Colliers International in Myanmar from June 2013. He has been in charge of operations in the country including tenant and landlord representation, investment consultancy, research and project

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Stefano Poli


Toshiba Mitsubishi-Electric Industrial Corp

Stefano Poli is president of Toshiba Mitsubishi Electric Corporation Asia. He is also secretary and past chairman of the EU-ASEAN Business Council (EU-ABC), board member of the Singapore Business Federation (SBF), and vice president of the European Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (EUROCHAM). He sits

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Sunil Seth

Head of Myanmar

TATA International

Mr Sunil Seth represents India’s largest conglomerate, the Tata Group, as country head- Myanmar. He has over 30 years experience in the steel industry. As a marketing expert, he has set up his group’s office in Yangon, started

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Masaki Takahara

Managing Director

Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO)

Masaki Takahara is currently executive managing director in Yangon for the Japan External Trade Organization (JETRO). He started his career at JETRO in economic research work for Middle East and Africa. He later worked as Director of Econonomic Research for New York from 1996 to 2000 and for the Shanghai

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Duong Dung Trieu

Chairman of FPT Myanmar, Vice Executive President, FPT Corporation

FPT Corporation

Mr. Duong Dung Trieu is the chairman of FPT Myanmar and Vice Executive President of FPT Corporation,

He has extensive experience spanning over 20 years in managing large scale telecoms and integration system projects in both domestic and international markets. From 2007 to 2014, Mr. Trieu

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Ken Tun

Chief Executive Officer

Parami Energy

Ken Tun is the chairman and chief executive officer of Parami Energy Group of Myanmar. He received his MBA degree from the National University of Singapore

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Yasuko Yoshida

Country Chair

Shell Myanmar

Yasuko Yoshida was appointed as a Country Representative and Integrated Gas Lead Myanmar since July 2015, she looks after Shell businesses in Myanmar as a country chair.

Prior to the current role, she has held a leadership role for Shell Japan as a General Manager LNG & Strategy and has

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Tue 15 - Wed 16 Sep 2015

MICC 2, Nay Pyi Taw