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Our Executive Team
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.
Chief Financial Officer
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup as Chief Financial Officer, Dennis acted as CFO at Edirect Insure Group and Divisional CFO and member of the Executive Leadership Team at CABB, a private equity portfolio company operating across Europe and Asia. Prior to this, Dennis worked in investment banking at UBS advising on M&A and ECM.
Dennis holds an MBA from INSEAD and a BA in Business from the University of St. Gallen (Switzerland).
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.
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.
Our Management Team
Country Manager - Hong Kong
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Alister worked as an Associate at the Equity Sales & Derivative Sales Trading desk at Morgan Stanley. Alister holds a MSc and a BSc in Economics from Trinity College, Dublin.
MD, Products - Hong Kong
Calvin started his career as a developer and ran his own digital agency. Since 2007, he has been focusing on building digital customer experience for global banks and insurance companies. He has taken a number of technology & user experience consultant roles at PCCW, PayPal, JWT, HSBC, ANZ, Manulife, Heathwallace and CAPCO.
MD, Marketing - Taiwan
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Ruby was Head of Consumer and Digital Practices at Edelman. Prior to this she spent more than a decade marketing and advertising for global brands and Fortune 500 companies in Canada and Taiwan.
Ruby holds an MA in Communication Studies and a Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Mass Communication and Psychology from York University in Canada.
MD, Commerical - Taiwan
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Roger was the country head for Hotelbeds Taiwan. Prior to this, Roger worked in various industries including software, opto-electronic, and online travel where he held management positions.
Roger holds a Bachelor of Science in General Management from Purdue University.
Country Manager - Malaysia
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Benny was the Head of Usage, Life-cycle Management & Strategic Partnerships at HSBC. Prior to this, he spent a significant amount of time at Visa and was also exposed to banking and FMCG in his earlier career with the likes of HSBC and L’Oreal in Malaysia.
Benny holds a LLB (Honors) Degree from the University of Hertfordshire, UK.
MD, Commercial - Indonesia
Prior to joining CompareAsiaGroup, Riko spent 18 years working in the banking industry in Indonesia, specializing in consumer asset and lending products, sales and distribution and business acquisition. Most recently, Riko was Group Head of Unsecured Lending Acquisition at Bank Danomon Indonesia, and prior to that held various positions at HSBC and Standard Chartered.
Riko holds a BSc in Marketing from the University of Indonesia
Country Manager - Singapore
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Rohith worked within Banking, at companies such as Citi and Siam Commercial Bank in Thailand.
Rohith holds a BE in Computer Engineering from the National University of Singapore.
Country Manager - Philippines
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Moritz spent over 3 years in Southeast Asia in the Investment Banking industry, working as an Associate for Mabuhay Capital and as a Consultant to the ADB. Prior to this, he worked in several financial roles in London and Amsterdam.
Moritz holds a BSc in International Business from University of Maastricht.
MD, Marketing - Philippines
Munmun joined CompareAsiaGroup in 2017 after having been a Product Marketing Manager in IBM. She has 12+ years of experience of working in several technology companies in India, UK, and Belgium.Munmun holds a BE in Mechanical Engineering and a MS in Decisions Sciences from the London School of Economics.
Country Manager - Thailand
Before joining CompareAsiaGroup, Muenfun was a Head of Digital for Chubb Insurance Thailand, and Head of Marketing & Digital for AIA ALC, in Hong Kong and SVP – Marketing & Partnership Management for Siam Commercial Bank.
With 12 years of working experience in retail business both online and offline in Thailand, Muenfun was a founder and launcher of “The 1 Card” the biggest loyalty card for Central Retail Group, its commercial website and online platforms. She was the founder and launcher of e-Commerce for The Mall Group, and was an Assistant Managing Director of Siam Piwat (The owner of Siam Paragon, Siam Center, Siam Discovery, and The Icon Siam) as a head of E-commerce & Mobile apps, Digital Marketing, Marketing & Promotion, Sales and Partnership both online and offline business for the company.
Muenfun holds a Master of Commerce degree in Marketing Management, from University of Western Sydney, Australia and BA in English at Thammasat University.
Sami Ahmad is Head of Asia Private Investments at the Venture Capital and Growth Equity team at Goldman Sachs Investment Partners.”
Philip Lynch is the Founding Partner of Stem Financial, a Hong Kong based private investment firm focused on financial services.
ACE & Company
Marc is the Managing Director of ACE & Company, a global private equity firm headquartered in Switzerland.
Giri Jadeja is Global Head of Financial Innovation and member of the Investment Committee for VC and Fintech Investments at the International Finance Corporation.
Nova Founders Capital
Mads is Managing Partner of Nova Founders Capital, a globally active internet investment company with a portfolio of over 15 companies across Asia, Europe and Americas. As of today, he has started over 30 companies globally.
Nova Founders Capital
Raphael is Managing Partner of Nova Founders Capital, a globally active internet investment company with a portfolio of over 15 companies across Asia, Europe and Americas. As of today, he has started over 30 companies globally.