Asia Pacific CFO Vision 2019 in Bangkok
Winning in a disruptive world
20 August 2019 | Waldorf Astoria
|08:30 – 09:00||Registration and Breakfast|
|09:00 – 09:10||Welcome Speech: Winning in a Disruptive World
Subhasakdi Krishnamra, Thailand Country Managing Partner & SEA Talent Leader
|09:10 – 09:35||
A broad overview of the future of finance profession, emerging technologies, digital transformation and data are discussed as the session also explores how ready is Thailand as compared to a global context.
|09:35 – 10:20||
US- China Trade War & Implication for ASEAN
|10:20 – 10:40||Coffee break
|10:40 – 11:25||
Real-World Blockchain Applications and Use Cases
|11:25 – 12:10||
Protecting your data asset in a digital world
|12:10 – 13:30||Networking lunch
|13:30 – 14:30||
Among the 8 key trends of Finance in the future, some trends progress faster than others due to the different level of forces and frictions. This session explores share drivers and inhibitors, essential talent skillset and digital enablers, as well as case studies from Deloitte’s experiences.
Timothy Ho, Finance Transformation leader, Deloitte Southeast Asia
Marisa Aunhavichai, Partner, Consulting in Southeast Asia
|14:30 – 15:15||
Outlook on M&A and equity capital markets
How are businesses responding to the protectionist rhetoric from China-US trade war, Brexit-UK and the Trump administration?
How is the diversity of the region impacting M&A activity? Which countries continue to be a target for investors?
What financing opportunities are available to high-risk projects? Are investors still investing in debt funds or they prefer big corporates
James Elsom, Executive Director, Corporate Finance Advisory, Deloitte Southeast Asia
Vivek Chhabra, Head of M&A, Fraser & Neave Ltd
|15:15 – 15:35||Coffee break
|15:35 – 16:30||
Winning the game of disruption - Building blocks of transformation
This session explores the future of finance and finance transformation as a solution. Topics such as reinventing the business strategy, the partnership between CFOs & CIOs, allocating the right IT budget in the evolving digital world and cultivating an agile mindset will be discussed.
|16:30 – 16:45||
Closing: Evolving role of CFOs
|16:45 – 18:00||Refreshments|
*Deloitte reserves the right to cancel the plenary sessions or make changes to the schedule and speakers, due to circumstances beyond our control.