APAC Treasury Advisory Council
APAC Treasury Advisory Council Profiles
Members of the Council connect to share best practices and innovative initiatives, as well as provide subject matter expertise and guidance on AFP products and services developed for the corporate treasury practitioner community in the Asia-Pacific region. Members have significant experience in the treasury profession and represent diversity across geography, industry, company size, structure, race and gender.
Joris M. Chevaux, CTP
South East Asia Oceania, Sephora, Singapore
"Analytical skills are necessary for treasury professionals. Our function is increasingly relying on data. We need to be able to manage data in multiple ways. Understanding technology will become more essential. Core treasury skills such as FX, cash management
and financial markets will always be crucial." Read more.
Gavin Gonsalves, CTP
Associate Director - Treasury Operations, Group Treasury
AIA Group, Hong Kong
Director, Asia-Pacific Treasury
Marsh Mclennan Treasury, Singapore
Siddhant Jain, CTP
Senior Implementation Analyst (Treasury)
"Global organizations look at risk management as part of the treasury department due to the volatility of the market. I would like to infuse my treasury knowledge with risk management knowledge so that I can provide holistic services to clients and organizations." Read more.
Saima Jamil, CTP, CertTF, MBA
Manager Treasury & Finance
“Treasury is altogether a specialized field, and, as a corporate treasurer, there are certain key skills that are necessary to do the job well. For example, while arranging financing, having negotiation skills helps in getting favorable covenants, better spread rates and avoiding unnecessary fees.” Read more.
Brenda Leong, CTP
Senior Treasury Manager (ASPAC)
NCR Corporation, Singapore
Christiana Lim, CTP
Assistant Treasury Manager
Daimler South East Asia Pte. Ltd., Singapore
Vinit Mishra, CTP, CGMA, FCMA-CIMA
Head of Treasury and Trade Finance - India
Louis Dreyfus Company, India
Shankar Ramaswamy, CTP
Treasury Business Partner
"Treasury is a role where it's all together — the knowledge is being transferred and shared. That’s how we move up the ladder." Read more.
Asia Treasury Manager
Jardine Matheson, Hong Kong
"I’m excited to share and learn as much as possible from each other. We all have tools in our back pocket, things we've accumulated over time through our experiences and training that could be invaluable to someone else.” Read more.
Coda Payments, Singapore
Marcell Wiradinata, CTP
Manager Treasury Middle Office & Global Payment Systems Asia
Philip Morris International, Indonesia
"Digital technologies are rapidly reshaping the world. We should take advantage of this momentum and kick off the discussions with our stakeholders. I have a strong feeling this will be the catalyst to unlock bigger possibilities of international trade finance, especially for emerging countries." Read more.
Pulat Yunusmetov, CTP
"Good stakeholder management skills are a critical aspect of treasury, we do not just work within one part of the organization. Having project management skills and transparent communication is key to have your stakeholders to support the treasury initiatives." Read more.