CEO Insights – is VietnamBusiness.TV’s program that interviews senior business executives regarding their companies, business strategies and insights about doing business in Vietnam. Most of the program guests are senior executives who have 10+ years experience in Vietnam.

Leon ShearsThe program is hosted by Leon Shears

Managing Director of Marketing Solutions Viet Nam who has 30+ years of experience and owned a successful marketing company in London before he moved to Vietnam. He has worked with renowned brands including Pitney Bowes, Cadbury Schweppes, Mattel, Molton Brown, Hewlett Packard and Grant Thornton Vietnam.

 

 

CEO Insights

Ken Atkinson - Executive Chairman, Grant Thornton Vietnam

Ken Atkinson started his career in international banking and held assignments in Singapore, Hong Kong and Australia. In 1983 he set up his own consultancy business,…

Douglas Barnes - British Consul General

Douglas Barnes is the British Consul General in Ho Chi Minh City and was appointed to this position by Her Majesty’s government in 2012. He also…

Nicola Connolly - Country Manager, Adecco Group

Nicola Connolly is the Country Manager for The Adecco Group's operations in Vietnam and is located in Ho Chi Minh City. A skilled business executive with…

Bruce Flanagan - Managing Director, Vietnam Business Guide

Bruce Flanagan is the Managing Director of The Vietnam Business Guide and has more than 25-years of experience as a business consultant. He is an expert…

John Gardner - General Manager, Caravelle Hotel

A New Zealander by nationality join started his career in restaurants, working and then managing them at an early age before opening his own fine dining…

Ian Lydall - Ex-Chairman, PwC Vietnam

Over 30 years professional experience, the vast majority of which have been. He has worked in the UK for 19 years, Oman for two years, Southern…

Marc Townsend - Managing Director, CBRE Vietnam

Marc arrived in Asia in 1988 and has lived in Hong Kong, the Philippines and Singapore, covering property sales and marketing, investment consultancy and development throughout…

Tom Vovers - General Director, HR2B Vietnam

After graduation in Adelaide South Australia I worked for BHP Steel in Whyalla in industrial relations. In 1991 I moved to Melbourne and BHP Petroleum head…

Bill Watson - Managing Director, Coats Phong Phu

Bill is the Managing Director of Coats Phong Phu, Vietnam and responsible for the Vietnam, Cambodia and Korean businesses for Coats Group plc. He has been…

Christina Yu - Creative Director, Ipa-Nima

Christina is an East-Asian fashion designer and creator of Ipa-Nima. She was born in Hong-Kong, and became a practicing litigator in the law firm Baker &…

Rick Yvanovich - Founder & CEO, TRG International

Rick is a Chartered Management Accountant with 30 years of experience across multiple industries including: FMCG, Defense, Hospitality, Real Estate, Retail and Telecommunications. A consultant and…