Meet Our Speakers

Aaron Sarma

Founder & CEO, Vidi

Allen Tan

Managing Director, The Habitat Penang Hill

Benjamin Liao

Chairman, Forte Hotel Group, Taiwan

Bettina Chua Abdullah

Former Business News Anchor; Director of Fay Khoo Award for Food+Drink Writing; Director of Hikayat

Brendan Wong

Director of Sales, Malaysia, D-EDGE Hospitality Solutions 

Charles Tee

CEO, T3E Global

Christian Lee

BananaMana Films

Christine Tan

Managing Director, Asia Pacific, D-EDGE Hospitality Solutions

Dan Lynn (Kuching)

Co-CEO, Zuzu Hospitality Solutions

Dylan Tan


Eric Chong

Owner, Penang Green Acres

Jack Tan

IdeaWeaver Consulting

Jason Chan

BananaMana Films

Katy Gallagher

Senior Sales Director, Sojern

Kim Ong

VP Strategic Sales & Account Management APAC, D-EDGE Hospitality Solutions

Kuo-Yi Lim

Managing Partner, Monk’s Hill Ventures

Leon Chan (Kuching)

Regional Business Development Manager APAC, TripAdvisor

Lin Lee Loh-Lim

Heritage Consultant, The Blue Mansion/LLA Architects

Louise Daley

Deputy CEO, Asia Pacific, AccorHotels

Marissa Trew

Content & Marketing, WiT

Nikhil Manchharam

Managing Director, Development Asia, YOTEL

Praveen Kaur (Kuching)

Senior Business Development Manager, Expedia Group Media Solutions

Quan Mei Toh (Kuching)

Influencer Relations & Marketing, Trip 101

Rebecca Duckett-Wilkinson

Artist; Co-owner of Tiger Blue, Indonesia; Owner of The Tropical Spice Garden, Penang & Tiger Rock, Pangkor Island

Reene Ho-Phang

Founder & Managing Director, BrandStory Asia

Rina Teoh

Executive Director, The Edison Hotels, Malaysia

Saw Teong Hin


Simon Wong

Founder & CEO,

Stephen Joyce

CEO, Rezgo

Wayne Lim (Kuching)

Area Manager, Expedia Group, Malaysia

Will Plummer

CEO & Co-founder, Trust My Travel

Yeap Mei Yi

Founder & Organizer, PechaKucha Petaling Jaya

Yen Teng Chow

Client Partner, Facebook, Malaysia

Yeoh Siew Hoon

Founder & Managing Director, WiT

WiT Indie 2019 is happening in Penang on 15th of March