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Our Executive Team

  • Sam Allen
    Chief Executive Officer

    Sam Allen

    Chief Executive Officer

    Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Executive Officer, Sam spent 9 years at KKR where he was a Director in KKR’s portfolio operations team and a member of the Asia Leadership Team. Sam worked with KKR’s portfolio companies across Asia, acting as an advisor and interim executive. Prior to this, Sam worked at McKinsey & Company and at AT&T Wireless.

    Sam holds an MBA from the Graduate School of Business at Stanford, and graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania.

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  • Shaun Kraft
    Chief Financial Officer

    Shaun Kraft

    Chief Financial Officer

    Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Financial Officer, Shaun was a Director at Perella Weinberg Partners in New York where he provided M&A and strategic advisory to financial institutions globally. Other prior positions held include COO & CFO at CMCC Global in Hong Kong and Associate at Lazard in Frankfurt.

    Shaun holds a Master’s degree in Finance & Investments from the Rotterdam School of Management and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the University of Maastricht.

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  • Prashant Aggarwal
    Chief Commercial Officer

    Prashant Aggarwal

    Chief Commercial Officer

    Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Commercial Officer, Prashant was Head of Commercial Products at Visa for the Southeast Asia region. Prior to this, Prashant held various leadership positions at American Express in the APAC region and started his career at Oracle in India.

    Prashant is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Hons) from the University of Delhi, India.

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  • Widhadh Waheed
    Chief Marketing Officer

    Widhadh Waheed

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Marketing Officer, Widhadh Waheed was previously the Director of e-Business globally at Shangri-La, heading up all digital efforts for the brand. Prior to joining Shangri-La, she co-founded and sold multiple digital media companies. Prior to that, her advertising agency, where she served as CEO, helped Fortune 500 companies and fueled more than 1.5 billion dollars in acquisition value.

    Widhadh majored in Architecture, B.Arch but also studied Computer Science and Mathematics at the University of Oregon.

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  • Richard Stein
    Chief Technology Officer

    Richard Stein

    Chief Technology Officer

    Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Technology Officer, Richard held executive management positions at top-tier banks (including Macquarie, Daiwa Capital Markets and Bank of America Merrill Lynch), heading up their technology function. Richard is a self-made entrepreneur, leading technology companies and start-ups.
    Richard holds a Master’s degree in Advanced Computing from Imperial College.

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Our Investors

  • IFC
  • Alibaba
  • Goldman Sachs
  • Experian
  • Pacific Century Group
  • Jardines
  • SBI
  • Ace Company
  • Route Sixty-Six
  • H&Q