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Speakers For Digital Marketing Summit Asia 2017

Gap Kim

An accomplished marketing leader, Gap Kim has over 15 years of experience in the tech and Internet industry, including leadership positions in Marketing, Sales, Business Strategy, and Management. His career spans across the globe from Silicon Valley to Asia, government to the private sector, and early stage start-ups to large organizations.

Gap joined Facebook in 2015 to develop and lead Facebook's marketing strategy for small and medium-sized businesses across the Asia Pacific region. Prior to Facebook, Gap spent over 10 years at Google driving business growth across Google's ads platforms including search, video, and mobile.

Gap is a respected thought-leader and a well-regarded speaker at universities and industry events on the topics of digital innovation, marketing, and tech.

Gap Kim

Head of SMB Asia Pacific, Facebook

Jose Kantola

Head of Asia Pacific at Online marketing expert who has helped advertisers such as Lazada, Foodpanda and Skyscanner scale up online advertising efficiently through adopting latest technologies and best practices.

Jose is a big believer in continuous learning and improvement, keeping things interesting.


Jose Kantola

Head of Asia Pacific,

Andy Clark

Andy Clark is the General Manager, Asia Pacific Japan at Tealium. He is a digital technology veteran, with nearly 20 years of building and leading teams in Asia Pacific for dynamic, growth-oriented technology companies. Prior to Tealium, Andy served as Group Vice President, Asia Pacific for Limelight Networks, providing cost-effective, multi-channel digital content delivery platform technology.

He has also held senior positions at Crossbeam Systems and RightNow technologies in Japan, as well as led the integration software efforts for IBM in the region.

Andy Clark

General Manager, APAC, Tealium

Tim Soulo

Tim has been involved in internet marketing and SEO for over 8 years now. During that time he had a chance to work with many established companies, as well as launch quite a few niche projects of his own. Right now he is in charge of marketing and product strategy at - one of the leading providers of data for SEOs and marketing professionals alike.

Tim Soulo

Head of Marketing, Ahrefs

Leroy Pinto

Leroy leads Data & Measurement Platforms, for Google across South East Asia and India. Leroy is an experienced leader in analytics. He has driven analytics and optimisation practices at companies such as Accenture, IBM and Google.

Currently he is responsible for working with Google's top advertisers and publishers across the region.  He advocates digital analytics and data-driven best practices. 

Leroy Pinto

Head of Data Platforms, SE Asia & India, Google

Rohit Mulani

Rohit Mulani is a growth marketer at Voyagin, with an entrepreneurial streak, passionate about creation, change and disruption. He is excited about solving problems, helping companies grow and driving impact at scale.

He has worked with multiple venture backed companies across a variety of industries including Fintech, Travel & Logistics.

His area of focus thus far has been growth & more specifically performance marketing in the form of paid search & social.



Justin Lee

Senior Marketing Manager APAC, HubSpot

David Fallarme

David Fallarme is the Director of Marketing at ReferralCandy, a B2B ecommerce software product, where he handles all B2B SaaS customer acquisition. Here he fleshed out customer personas, helping to sharpen everything from content marketing strategy to pricing page copy, resulting in permanent step-change increases in visitors, conversions and leads.

He has also done marketing for several venture-backed startups and has led user growth for a handful of products with millions of users.

David Fallarme

Head of Marketing, ReferralCandy

Pankaj Khushani

Pankaj is a digital evangelist, Programmatic expert and a thought leader in APAC. He is a high performing entrepreneurial executive with over 16 years of experience in Internet/Telecom/IT domain. Pankaj has held various leadership positions at Google, Nokia & Airtel. He has expertise in building businesses from scratch to large multi million dollar business and scaling them further. 

Pankaj currently works in Singapore with Google as Head of Media Technology Solutions for SEA, India & Korea. Prior to that he was the APAC Head, Google Cloud Platform Partnerships, and had also led the Location Platform business (Google Maps & Google Earth) for Asia.

Before joining Google, Pankaj was the APAC Product Lead for 'Here Maps' at Nokia, and had held various leadership positions at Bharti Airtel including Deputy GM (New Product Development) for 3 verticals: Social Media, M2M communications & Location Based Services; NationalHead - Sales & Distribution; and Regional Head of Sales -  BFSI Vertical.

Pankaj Khushani

Head of Media Technology Solutions, Google

Wei Leen Ng

Wei Leen is the Chief SEO Consultant at Lean Metrics. He first dipped his toes in entrepreneurship fresh out of college. He hasn't looked back since then, having worked in multiple early stage Internet startups in Singapore (Moneysmart, 2359 Media), Shanghai (SouthBund) and Berlin (9flats). His experience lies in customer acquisition and growth hacking.

Accomplishments include establishing the Asian operations of 9flats in Singapore, as well as serving as Business Development Director at 2359 Media, closing $300,000 of projects in their first quarter after receiving institutional investment.


Wei Leen Ng

Co-founder, Lean Metrics

Meredith Wallace

Meredith is a digital marketing strategist and social media specialist.  She is currently the Head of Social Media at M&C Saatchi in Malaysia, recently named Digital Agency of the Year by A&M, and the previous Group Head of Social Media at Lion & Lion, Malaysia’s largest digital agency.  

She has helped launch teams in Hong Kong, Indonesia, and Singapore, and has worked with clients such as Google, L’Oreal Group, Coca-Cola, IKEA, and Nestle.

Meredith Wallace

Head of Social Media, M&C Saatchi Malaysia

Richard Spencer

Richard is the Chief Marketing Officer at Isentia and is responsible for the development of the brand, the positioning of the business units and connecting the business to the clients that Isentia serves.

Richard has developed a range of competencies within strategic marketing, brand development and brand management, visual identity creation and management, digital and social media marketing and a wide range of commercial competencies including acquisition and acquisition integration.


Richard Spencer

Chief Marketing Officer, Isentia

Christopher Star

Christopher Star is an entrepreneur, speaker, growth hacker & marketing consultant for tech startups in Southeast Asia & beyond. He has an extensive experience in user acquisition, strategic partnerships, brand building, community management, content creation, influencer marketing, audience retention, public relations, and event activations tailored for regional markets across Southeast Asia.

He was the former VP of Regional Digital Marketing at Paktor, former Head of Marketing at Duriana, former Director of Growth & Marketing at GuavaPass, former Group Online Marketing at HappyFresh and former VP of Marketing at DateTix. I’ve also worked with other startups such as Lazada, a Rocket Internet company.

Christopher Star

Co-founder, XS by XS

Vinoaj Vijeyakumaar

Vinny’s expertise lies in measurement, data analysis and insights that deliver results. His philosophy is: measure, test changes for impact and iterate. Prior to founding Sparkline, Vinny was at Google for five years in Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia.

There he provided strategic counsel to advertisers, agencies and partners on free tools such as Google Analytics and Google’s Website Optimizer to increase website traffic and revenue, all without spending a single cent. Before Google, Vinny cut his teeth at startups in Australia as a web applications developer.


Vinoaj Vijeyakumaar

Managing Partner, Sparkline

Alvin Koay

Alvin is the CEO and Co-founder of and He sets the general vision and overall growth of the company. His expertise lies in partnerships, sales and product development.

Alvin Koay

Founder & CEO,

Viren Shetty

Viren is the CEO of PlusMargin a predictive persuasion marketing platform for e-commerce. Prior to this, he was the Co-Founder of BookQuickly.


Viren Shetty

CEO, Plus Margin

John R Pagulayan

The Ask Method Company

Glenn Huybrecht

Glenn works as Senior Manager - Global Advertising Operations and he leads LinkedIn Marketing Solutions global shared services team based out of India as well as their APAC Technical Solutions team.

He comes from a consulting background, combined with an INSEAD MBA and strategy & business development roles at 3M Asia, has equipped him well to tackle ambiguity, understand patterns and visualize what a future state looks like.


Glenn Huybrecht

Senior Manager - Global Advertising Operations, LinkedIn

Anja Kicken

Content Manager, Veeroll

Rohit Mulani

Rohit Mulani is a growth marketer at Voyagin, with an entrepreneurial streak, passionate about creation, change and disruption. He is excited about solving problems, helping companies grow and driving impact at scale.

He has worked with multiple venture backed companies across a variety of industries including Fintech, Travel & Logistics.

His area of focus thus far has been growth & more specifically performance marketing in the form of paid search & social.



Rohit Mulani

Growth Marketer, Voyagin

Oscar Venhuis

Oscar is the Co-founder of theDesk, a co-working space in Hong Kong where he focuses on business transformation. Additionally, he instructs Digital Marketing for Google and General Assembly, and advise companies in Asia how to grow their business by concentrating on user experience. Clients he has worked with are Nike, Star Wars, Uber, Prudential, and UBS.


Oscar Venhuis

Co-Founder, theDesk

Shah Rizar

Co-Founder & CEO, Accurve Studios

Boye Hartmann

Boye Hartmann is the former CEO at Ydigital (now a board member). He is now Group CEO for Ygroup which, in addition to Ydigital includes Yacademy and bDigital. He has had senior positions across the world and also serves as an advisor to many tech startups.


Boye Hartmann

Founder & CEO, Ydigital

Tim Chan

Tim Chan is founder of HelloReporter & HelloPR, a PR startup to reinvent traditional PR process by Technology and make PR affordable to Startups & SMEs. He is AppWorks (Asia's largest accelerator) alumni and also incubatee of Cyberport & Google EYE. His previous venture received seed investment from Telerik, a Silicon Valley investor.

Tim Chan

Founder, HelloReporter

Brian Cassingena

Brian Cassingena is known as the ASK funnel copywriter, published author and international speaker. He's also Mindvalley's chief funnel copywriter and has created multiple 7-figure funnels over the last few years. Specialising in emails that get opened, get read and get money, he's going to share his evergreen funnel secrets and his step-by-step 'Engagement System' which produces million dollar funnels in all niches.

Brian Cassingena

Chief Funnel Copywriter, Mindvalley

Rio Lim

Founder, Aciid

Kenrick Drijkoningen

Kenrick is the Head of Growth at Golden Gate Ventures, and is very passionate about all things digital marketing, startups, growth and tech! He managed multi-million dollar ad spends across e-commerce, travel and mobile gaming with over 10 years experience in South East Asia. Expertise in digital and performance marketing, team leadership and partner management.

Kenrick Drijkoningen

Head of Growth, Golden Gate Ventures

Nix Eniego

Nix is Head of Marketing for Sprout Solutions, one of the fastest growing tech startups in the Philippines. He also consulting for startups and brands in the country and speaks in various conferences, including the upcoming FinLit Summit and Content 360. He also teaches digital marketing.

Nix Eniego

Head of Marketing, Sprout Solutions

Satya Kothimangalam


Satya Kothimangalam

Founder, Truworks Consulting

Vasuta Agarwal

Vasuta Agarwal is the VP & GM - India at InMobi. In this role, Vasuta is responsible for the strategic roadmap and revenue for InMobi's India business including developer, brand and commerce partnerships. In her previous role as VP for Business Development, she managed the global partner management team responsible for account management and revenue growth of all key publisher/supply side relationships across North America, LATAM, Europe and Asia Pacific.

Vasuta Agarwal

VP & GM India, InMobi


Day 1: 24 April 2017 (Mon)

  • 12PM SGT Keynote Presentation Gap Kim, Head of SMB Asia Pacific, Facebook
  • 1PM SGT Removing Obstacles To Data-Driven Digital Transformation Andy Clark,  General Manager Asia Pacific, Tealium
  • 2PM SGT Rise of Automation in Performance Marketing: What You Should Know Jose Kantola, Head of Asia Pacific,

Traffic Generation

  • 3PM SGT Keyword Research in the Era of AI & Clickstream Tim Soulo, Head of Marketing, Ahrefs
  • 4PM SGT Using Mobile Ads To Grow Your Business Alvin Koay, Founder,
  • 5PM SGT How Structure and Run Your SEM Campaigns to Achieve the Best Possible CPA Kenrick Drijkoningen, Head of Growth, Golden Gate Ventures
  • 6PM SGT Next Level B2B Marketing with LinkedIn Glenn Huybrecht, Senior Manager - Global Advertising Operations, LinkedIn

Day 2: 25 April 2017 (Tue)


  • 12PM SGT Applied Cognitive Psychology For Paid Ads Wei Leen Ng, Co-Founder, Lean Metrics
  • 1PM SGT Digital Analytics Strategy for Your Business Vinoaj Vijeyakumaar, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Sparkline
  • 2PM SGT Increasing Your Sales By 300%: A Content Marketing Case Study Dave Fallarme, Director of Marketing, ReferralCandy
  • 3PM SGT Email Copywriting John Pagulayan, The Ask Method Company
  • 4PM SGT Improving Ecommerce Conversions Viren Shetty, CEO, Plus Margin

Day 3: 26 April 2017 (Wed)

Marketing Positioning

  • 12PM SGT Digital Media Monitoring and Analysis Richard Spencer, Chief Marketing Officer, Isentia
  • 1PM SGT 7 Figure Evergreen Funnel Copywriting Brian Cassingena, Senior Copywriter, Mindvalley
  • 2PM SGT PR with Technology and Automation Tim Chan, Founder, HelloReporter
  • 3PM SGT Online Engagement Planning Across Media Jessica Beaton, Group Account Director, Dentsu Mobius Media
  • 4PM SGT From Customer to Conversion Oscar Venhuis, Co-Founder, theDesk

Day 4: 27 April 2017 (Thu)

Optimization & Automation

  • 12PM SGT Programmatic: Winning Micromoments through Digital Pankaj Khushani, Head of Media Technology Solutions, Google
  • 1PM SGT Beat the Algorithm with Automated Bidding Strategies Rohit Mulani, Growth Marketer, Cardup
  • 2PM SGT  Customer Segmentation, Audience Management, Measurement & Attribution Growth Based Marketing Leroy  Pinto, Head of Data Platforms, Google
  • 3PM SGT B2B Lead Nurturing Justin Lee, Senior Marketing Manager APAC, Hubspot
  • 4PM SGT Chatbots & Automation Boye Hartmann, Founder & CEO, Ydigital

Day 5: 28 April 2017 (Fri)

Business Models

  • 12pm SGT Marketing Startups in Southeast Asia Christopher Star, Growth & Marketing Consultant,
  • 1pm SGT Live Q&A on Affiliate Marketing Rio Lim, Founder, Aciid
  • 2pm SGT Live Q&A on Freelance Consulting Satya Kothimangalam, Founder, Truworks Consulting
  • 3pm SGT Live Q&A on Digital Media Publishing Melvin Goh, Co-Founder, Have Halal, Will Travel
  • 4pm SGT Live Q&A on eCommerce Steve Tan, eCommerce Elites Mastermind


  • Lifetime Access To 30+ Masterclass Session Recordings from 2017 (USD897 value)
  • Summit Playbook - All Speaker Slides, Actionable Checklists, Notes (USD397 value)
  • Exclusive Bonuses From Speakers (USD810 value)
  • Infusionsoft Marketing Automation Workshop by Brendan Yong (USD496 value)
  • Exclusive Meetups & Private Networking Facebook Group (USD695 value)


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Exclusive Meetups

If you run a business or are a continually growing marketer, you'd know the power of networking with the right people.

As part of the All Access Pass, we hope you get more exposure than you can. Meet our summit speakers face to face, ask them your most burning questions, network with like-minded digital marketing enthusiasts, and of course - do that over a mug of beer!

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Bounce ideas and discuss tactics with fellow marketers and you’ll never feel like you’re still out there wandering the wilderness on your own.