Speakers - Savio Kwan
Savio is an independent, non-Executive Director of
Alibaba.com and has previously held the position of President and
Chief Operating Officer there.
Savio is currently a Partner and Chief
Executive Officer of A&K Consulting Co. Ltd, a company
co-founded by him in 2005 focusing on helping small and medium
enterprises and start-ups in China. He has over 30 years of global
management experience, including 17 years at the Medical Systems
Division of General Electric Company, during which he was
responsible for sales, marketing, operations, business development
and establishment of joint venture companies in Asia region. Savio
has recently been awarded the London Business School Alumni
Achievement Award for 2011.
He also served as the Managing Director of the
China operations of BTR plc, a UK based Fortune 500 company for
four years. He was a board member of the Asia Pacific advisory
board of York International Corporation, a leading global air
conditioning system provider and a unit of Johnson Controls Inc., a
company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
Savio is also a visiting Executive Professor of Henley
Management College in the UK. He received a Higher National Diploma
from Cambridgeshire College of Technology and holds Masters’
degrees in Science from Loughborough University of Technology and
London Business School, all in the UK.