From in-depth masterclasses and technical showcases to groundbreaking keynote sessions, the 2023 APAC summit unites influencers and global tech leaders from across the Asia-Pacific region.
VP, Regional Consumer Marketing and Sponsorships
Kaveri Khullar is the VP, Regional Consumer Marketing and Sponsorships for Asia Pacific, at Mastercard, a global technology company in the payments industry. In this role, Kaveri is responsible for the Digital, Brand and Sponsorships mandate for Mastercard, in the AP region.
Prior to joining Mastercard she held commercial, marketing and marketing innovation roles at EMI Virgin and Diageo, in local, regional, and global remits.
Chief Strategy Officer
Dev Bajaj is the Chief Strategy Officer at Dream Sports. He also heads the company’s corporate venture capital and M&A arm, Dream Capital. Since the year 2020, when he joined Dream Sports, Dev has been leading investments and global strategic partnerships across various sectors such as fantasy sports, sports tech, gaming and other allied industries. Under his leadership at Dream Capital, a corpus of $250 Million has been deployed across a range of companies, with the most recent being Rario, a cricket-NFT platform and MarketWolf, an immersive stock trading platform. Dev also co-leads Dream Sports efforts on future fundraising and strategic business planning.
Chief Customer and Digital Officer
Melita Teo is the Chief Customer and Digital Officer of AIA Singapore. Drawing on a wealth of industry experience, Melita is responsible for strengthening the customer, brand, health and wellness propositions, advancing the enterprise-wide analytics capabilities and usage, and accelerating the delivery of an integrated digital experience across customers and distribution.
Melita leads the division to identify strategic areas of growth for the business and service excellence to customers through an unwavering focus on customer experience and outcomes, and integrated digitalisation transformation of business and services.
Founder & CEO
Chatri Sityodtong is the Founder and CEO of ONE, Asia’s largest global sports media platform with a worldwide broadcast to 179 countries.
According to Nielsen, ONE ranks amongst the world’s top 5 biggest sports media properties (alongside NBA, F1, Champions League, EPL, etc) in terms of viewership and engagement. Through its marquee sports properties (ONE Championship and ONE Esports) and its passionate millennial community, ONE is a celebration of Asia’s greatest cultural phenomena, Martial Arts and Gaming, and the deep-rooted Asian values of integrity, humility, honor, respect, courage, discipline, and compassion. ONE is on a mission to unleash real-life superheroes, tell stories, celebrate values, ignite dreams, inspire nations, and change the world.
Director Of Strategic Communications
Damaris has spent the last 15-years in high-growth clubs and sports businesses working across the UK, US and the Asia-Pacific region.
She is currently Director of Strategic Communications, Government Relations and Brand for the Australian Professional Leagues (APL), operators of the elite domestic leagues (the A-Leagues) in Australia and New Zealand.
She is a member of Football Australia’s Women’s Council and is a director of Melbourne City’s City in the Community, and was previously a Non-Executive Director for the Manchester FA and a trustee of the James Milner Foundation in the UK.
Having started her career in fashion and textiles, she moved into sport in 2008 with Manchester City FC where she led the Club’s off-the-pitch PR and Public Affairs. As City Football Group began its ambitious global expansion in 2013, Damaris led Global Strategic Communications for the Group.
Originally from the UK, she has lived in Melbourne, Australia since 2015.
Group Chief Operating Officer
Mirwan has over 20 years experience in sports, advertising and creative industry. He recently joined Indonesia’s Djarum Group to represent their interest in IP development , investment and distribution including Indonesia based OTT platform Mola , Italy’s Como TV, production and investment company SENT Entertainment and Como 1907 football club.
Managing Director, Rights
Eric Geng is the Managing Director of Rights at China Sports Media (CSM), a leading sports marketing agency in China. Eric is responsible for rights acquisition and distribution, and distributed Italian Serie A, German Bundesliga, Spanish La Liga, World Endurance Championship in China. CSM’s rights portfolio also include J.League, K League, A-League, Brasileiro Série A and Professional Fighters League in China.
Prior to CSM, Eric was the senior principle at China Media Capital (CMC), and played an important role in CMC’s investments in City Football Group (CFG), CAA, Formula E Holdings.
Eric holds a Master Degree of Sport Management from Loughborough University.
Euan is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Astro and is instrumental in the rebranding of New Astro, the OTT aggregation strategy which saw 10 global streaming apps on one platform, the introduction of the connected Ultra 4K UHD and Ulti HD boxes, entry of Astro as an internet service provider via Astro Fibre, the launch of OTT platform sooka, and many more. Euan is an established media executive with a unique skill set spanning both business and technology in media operations and in transformation.
Joy Bhattacharjya is the CEO at Prime Volleyball League and is spearheading the growth of the volleyball league in India. Joy is an Indian quizzer, orator, writer and sports producer. He is the former Team Director of the Indian Premier League franchise Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) and also served as the director for the FIFA U-17 World Cup, which was conducted in India.