Speakers



List of confirmed speakers as of September 23, 2009

  Dr. Vinod Aggarwal
Professor and Director
Berkeley APEC Study Center, University of California, Berkeley, and Chief Economist
Frost and Sullivan
U.S.A.
    Governor Haley Barbour
Governor of Mississippi
U.S.A.

  Marty J. Beard
President
Sybase 365
U.S.A.
    Timothy Beardson
Chairman
Albert Place Holdings Ltd.
Hong Kong

  Dr. Fredrick Chien
Chairman
Cathay Charity Foundation
Taiwan
    Edward Dolman
CEO
Christie’s International
United Kingdom

  Mark Dunhill
CEO
Fabergé
United Kingdom
    Richard Eu
Group CEO
Eu Yan Sang International Ltd.
Singapore

  Ken Fisher
CEO
Fisher Investments, and Forbes Magazine
Portfolio Strategy’ columnist
U.S.A.
    Lindsay Fox
Founder
Linfox
Australia

  Richard Garriott
Chairman of the Board
Space Adventures Inc.
U.S.A.
    Dr. Dennis Gillings
Chairman and CEO
Quintiles Transnational Corp.
U.S.A.

  Dr. Mireille Gingras
President and CEO
HUYA Bioscience International
U.S.A
    Prof. Dr. Steve H. Hanke
Professor of Applied Economics
The Johns Hopkins University and
Senior Fellow
The Cato Institute
USA

  Michael Hintze
CEO
CQS Management Ltd.
United Kingdom
    Raza Jafar
Vice Chairman
Emirates Investments Group
UAE

  Naveen Jindal
Executive Vice Chairman
and Managing Director
Jindal Steel and Power Ltd.
    Grant Kelley
CEO
Holdfast Capital
Hong Kong

  Kim S. Joon
Chairman and CEO
SsangYong Engineering and Construction Co.
Korea
    Eizo Kobayashi
President and CEO
ITOCHU Corporation
Japan

  Vikrom Kromadit
CEO
Amata Corporation
Thailand
    Melissa Kwee
Chairperson
Halogen Foundation and
Co-Founder and Director
Good Company
Singapore

  Jack Leslie
Chairman
Weber Shandwick
U.S.A.
    Liang Xinjun
Vice Chairman and CEO
Fosun International Ltd
China

  Vincent Lo
Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Shui On Group
Hong Kong
    Peter N. Loukianoff
Managing Partner
Almaz Capital Partners
Russia and U.S.A.

  Tom MacNeill
President and CEO
49 North Resources Inc.
Canada
    Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad
Former Prime Minister of Malaysia

  Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw
Chairman and Managing Director
Biocon Ltd
India
    David Michaels
Creative Director
BOKKS and CEO
BEE Design
Australia

  Amit Midha
President, Dell Greater China
President, Dell South Asia and
President and Corporate VP, Dell APJ SMB
China
    Hiroshi Mikitani
Chairman and CEO
Rakuten, Inc.
Japan

  Y.A.B. Tan Sri Dato' Haji Muhyiddin Bin Mohd. Yassin
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education
Malaysia
    J. Todd Morley
Chairman
G2 Investment Group
U.S.A.

  Richard A. Muller
Professor of Physics, Faculty Senior Scientist, Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory
University of California, Berkeley
U.S.A.
    Y.A.B. Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin
Tun Abdul Razak

Prime Minister of Malaysia

  Rohini Nilekani
Chairperson
Arghyam Foundation
India
    Admiral William A. Owens
Chairman
AEA Investors Asia and Intelius
Hong Kong

  Dr. Helmut Panke
Former Chairman of the Board of Management BMW AG
Director of Microsoft
Germany
    Mario Moretti Polegato
Chairman
GEOX
Italy

  Dr. Cyrus Soli Poonawalla
Chairman and Managing Director
Serum Institute of India Ltd
India
    Atul Punj
Chairman
Punj Lloyd Group
India

  S. Ramadorai
CEO and Managing Director
Tata Consultancy Services
India
    Governor Bill Richardson
Governor of New Mexico
U.S.A.

  Gary Rieschel
Managing Director
Qiming Venture Partners
China
    Paul Marcel Rogers
Executive Chairman
Skylan Group
Korea

  Eisuke Sakakibara
Professor
Waseda University and former Vice Minister of Finance and International Affairs
Japan
    Peter A. Seligmann
Chairman of the Board and CEO
Conservation International
U.S.A.

  Dr. Sachio Semmoto
Chairman and CEO
EMOBILE Ltd.
Japan
    Jung-Jin Seo
Chairman and CEO
Celltrion, Inc.
Korea

  Dr. Gary Shilling
President
A. Gary Shilling and Co. and Forbes Magazine
Financial Strategy’ Columnist
U.S.A.
    Prof. Michael Spence
2001 Nobel laureate in economics, Professor Emeritus of Management, Graduate School of Business and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University; Chairman, Commission on Growth in Developing Countries
U.S.A.

  Dr. Enki Tan
Executive Chairman
Giti Tire Pte Ltd. and
Board Member
Conservation International
China
    Dr. Finian Tan
Chairman
Vickers Capital Group Ltd.
Singapore

  Tulsi Tanti
Chairman and Managing Director
Suzlon Energy Ltd
India
    James E. Thompson
Chairman
Crown Worldwide Group
Hong Kong

 

Dr. Jim Walker
Managing Director
Asianomics Ltd.
Hong Kong

    Wang Shuai Ting
President and CEO
China Resources Power Holdings
China

  William J. Teuber, Jr .
Vice Chairman
EMC Corporation
U.S.A.
    S. Robson Walton
Chairman of the Board
Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. and Chairman
The Center for Environmental Leadership in Business, Conservation International
U.S.A.

  Gary White
Executive Director and Co-founder
Water.org
U.S.A.
    Francis Yeoh
Managing Director
YTL Corporation Berhad
Malaysia

  Dr. Zeti Akhtar Aziz
Governor
Bank Negara Malaysia
Malaysia
       


Selected Speakers of Forbes Global CEO Conference 2003 – 2008