|Chan, Ambrose K. S.
BBA (CUHK); MBA (Ivey, Western Ontario)
CEO - Asia and Director, DSG International Limited
|Department:||Dept of Management|
|Mailing Address:||Room 830A, 8/F, Cheng Yu Tung Building, No.12, Chak Cheung Street, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong|
|Telephone:||(852) 3943 7898|
|Fax No.:||(852) 2603 6840|
|Previous Professional Experience:||
Chief Executive Officer - ASIA DSG International Limited, Chief Executive Officer - SEA DSG International (Thailand) PLC
Ambrose Chan joined DSG International (Thailand) PLC, as Chief Executive Officer, responsible for the S. E. Asian markets in May 2008 and has assumed additional responsibility as CEO - ASIA since December, 2009.
During 1998-2007, Ambrose was Chief Executive for the Asia Pacific Region and a Member of the Global Executive Board of: Novartis Consumer Health S.A., Associated British Foods & Beverages (ABF plc), both based in Singapore; and Vitasoy International Holdings Ltd. in Hong Kong.
Prior to his regional management assignments, Ambrose was General Manager of Special Projects and Strategic Planning & Investments Director with the Henderson Group focusing on the hotels and retail portfolio in Greater China.
Ambrose embarked upon his general management career in 1990 as General Manager of Nestle China Ltd. (HK and Macau) upon moving back from the UK where he served as Marketing and Business Development Director of DSG (UK) Limited. Prior to this, Ambrose acquired his international marketing expertise with Procter & Gamble AG, in Switzerland where he was Marketing Manager for the Far East & Middle East markets.
Since September, 2007, Ambrose has been appointed Adjunct Professor of the Department of Management (part-time MBA Program), The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He earned his MBA degree from University of Western Ontario in 1982 and BBA (Hons.) degree from CUHK in 1978.