Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder, Pi Pay PLC
Started his career in the aviation industry as an airline pilot and mechanical engineer; aviation university degree holder and at the moment pursuing an MBA degree in Global Business Leadership and currently the cofounder and CEO of Cambodia’s leading payment app; Pi Pay.
Having 12 years of experience predominantly in technological and finance sectors Tomas is also an active and a passionate participant in international and domestic lectures and events on FinTech, innovation and creativity and serves as the Secretary General of Cambodia Finance & Technology Association and was previously co-chair for E-Business Group under the British Chamber of Commerce. Tomas is a passionate believer in continuous education and that everything can always be done better.
Founder and Director of Phenom Institute and Phenom Division in Singapore
Mr. Jack Chay is a Founder and Director of Phenom Institute and Phenom Division in Singapore which focus on 2 main skills, Adult Specialist Skill Education and Digital Marketing for the past 6 years. Last year his institute his trained over 3000 students. Now a day he’s supporting a well known realestate company in Cambodia and many start up company in Indonesia. He’s really proud to be a part of Social Media Week Phnom Penh to share about “How to convince a company’s senior management on the crucial need for digital technology” which is an important knowledge about Digital Marketing in Modern Country also the way for doing presentation to corporate company and boost sale at the same time. He’s looking forward to see and share his experience and knowledge to everyone there.
CEO and founder of Sabay Digital Group
Mr. Sila Chy is the CEO and founder of Sabay Digital Group. Cambodia’s leading Online Digital Entertainment Company with a portfolio of news, lifestyle, gaming, movies, mobile apps, and event properties. Sabay’s properties spread the gamut of the infotainment industry in Cambodia, also the General Director of YINGKOK FOOD CORP , Cambodia’s first and largest homegrown chain of QSR restaurants operating international franchises for Domino’s pizza, Lotteria, Tous les Jours , Asian Kitchen and homegrown TNC brands. He is also in film industry, as board of Sabay MVP Film distribution and Major Cineplex, Sila Chy Thmor also the Founding President Junior Chamber International Cambodia (JCI Cambodia ) and he is on the National Board of Directors for AIESEC in Cambodia.
Chairman/CEO of Montgomery Fitch and Associates
Luis Argcangel is the chairman and current chief executive of Montgomery Fitch + Associate, a multinational conglomerate holding company with diversified interests in creative communications, digital media, events management, political risk and applied technology operating in eight countries.
He is a published writer and sought after resource speaker on start up entrepreneurship and the millennial generation, with keynotes delivered to numerous industry conference, business summits. Fortunen500 corporations and non-profit organizations worldwide. Luis also sits on the board of advisers of multiple techs, service and consultancy startups within the Asean region.
It addition, he was honored as a finalist for the capital once young leader of the Year at the 2016 Asia CEO Awards , which recognizes outstanding achievement among high-level business executive within the region.
Co-founder and CEO of Codingate
Sopheakmonkol is the co-founder and CEO of Codingate and the Cambodian Young Entrepreneur Smart Technology Award 2016 and forbes 30 under 30 asia 2017, ASEAN Best Founder of Year 2017, ASEAN-India Young Leader of Year 2018. He is an inspirational leader in the Cambodia tech community, his company started as a 2013 project where engineers got together to develop technical solutions, not for money but in exchange for laptops. With the success of the initial project, Codingate was established with the mission to continue helping more young students gain employment through his web and mobile development and digital marketing company.
He has empowered young talented Cambodians by providing guidance and direction for work teams and is the key business and technical liaison for clients and investors. He possesses a strong foundation in International relations, interpersonal communication, public presentation and speaking skills, team leadership, management, and motivation, as well as providing the technical skills required to effectively manage and grow the Codingate tech venture. So far, they have provided services for 100 clients across sectors including hospitality, education, NGOs.
His future business aspiration is that his Codingate team will have the ability position as tech leader and grow their own tech ventures by using Codingate’s sustainable business model and receive support and investment for their ventures.
Managing Director & CEO of Camazoon Co., Ltd and Founder of Phzar.com
BUN PARK, an Aircraft Engineer, Freelance Model, Businessman, Entrepreneur, and Motivational Speaker, Managing Director & CEO of Camazoon Co., Ltd and Founder of Phzar.com
He earned bachelor degree of Aircraft engineering and Chinese as a second language at Tongji University Shanghai, China in 2017. He founded Camazoon in July 2015 when he was a university student. The Company began as a cross boarder purchasing agency and later on has expanded to Manufacture To Business Supplier in 2018.
In January 2019, he launched Phzar.com, Cambodia’s largest online shopping platform, 100% owned and operated by Camazoon Co., Ltd. Phzar, online retails platform, has been listed more than 100 thousands products in wide range of categories including Electronics, Phone & Computer Accessories, Fashions, Health & Cosmetics, Sports & Outdoors, Babies & Toys, etc.
Carl or Paps Chui was a former marketing student, national student leader and digital content producer. Now, he is the host of an independent comedy food review show on Facebook called the “The Chui Show”. He is one of the well-known content creators in the food category in the Philippines.
Paps Chui has featured over a hundred of restaurants in the Philippines, helping food entrepreneurs to promote their businesses through his unique engaging videos.
He gives his personal reviews about the food, place and overall experience. His entertaining food vlogs help his viewers to figure out where’s the best place to eat and get their money’s worth.
He also guested on the most popular morning TV show in the Philippines called “Unang Hirit” as a guest food vlogger. He also produces videos for the biggest mall company in his country.
iMBA, Chairman and CEO of Technology Solution Development TSD Co., Ltd
Sihamanith is a doer and always leads through example. His 10 years’ experience as CEO, technical advisor, and tech startups helps him develop his entrepreneurial and business skill in technology. Together with his team he has developed over 500 successful projects for top companies in different fields with over 98,000 trusted users. His experience helping global brands and MSMEs with an innovation solution to key business challenges. Sihamanith is currently a CEO of Technology Solution Development TSD Co., Ltd., a corporate business management and optimization software company. He is a Vice Chairman of ForeverYoung Global Co., Ltd. a trading company specialize in cosmetic and personal care products. He is also a Training Director of Training Center of National Institute of Business (NIB)
CTO of Phzar.com
Heang is Digital Marketeer and SEO Expert with over 10 years experiences in marketing, sales, and business development in Tech, Real Estate, Hospitality and F&B Businesses.
He earned bachelor degree of Marketing at Tra Vinh University Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam in 2008. He had a lot of professional experiences in USA, Thailand and Cambodia in various industries and now turned himself into a digital enthusiast. He is also Founder & CEO of Tripmeta.com, Travel metasearch website
Festival Founder and Producer
Lomorpich, aka YoKi Cöcö, an independent filmmaker, a young cultural innovator, is a founder of Plerng Kob (meaning campfire), a collaboration community, a dynamic young group of individuals passionate about the arts. With her group, it’s Plerng Kob found Bonn Phum (Village Festival), a folklore festival showcasing Cambodian culture which will take place in Kandal Village, 10 km south of Phnom Penh. This year is Yoki’s 6th festival after a very successful first and second year welcomed over 100,000 visitors each year.
She was nominated as 2016’s Young Cultural Innovators of Salzburg Global Seminar and Asia Society’s Asia 21 Young Leaders Initiative 2017.
She is also a promoter of Sovannaphum Arts association, while currently working re-system and restructure Sovannaphum Arts Association, which association found in 1994 by Mann Kosal to revive Sbek Thom shadow puppetry, an art form lost during the Khmer Rouge regime. She also share hands on her phase 2 of a full-length feature film about Sbek Thom and a short film about Cambodian shadow performance, ‘The Last Puppet’.
Currently, she has just finished her first feature film, Young Love, which will be released in cinema this year.
She is a graduate from the Department of Media and Communication (DMC), at the Royal University of Phnom Penh and a former producer/director at BBC Media Action Cambodia.
Yoki believes in the power storytelling and the arts have to inspire and unite people. She has engaged a number of young arts enthusiasts to work with her on the festival to create and stimulate vibrant cultural and economic activity in Kandal Village.
Co-founder and Chief Business Development Officer of Baby Outlet
“Born poor and worked hard to win life!” This phrase best describes Lundi Keo. 17 years of working experiences, Lundi Keo started as a simple part time teacher of English and ended up with the highest position in that same school as Deputy CEO and Chief Academic Officer and Provost overseeing more than 1,000 staff and more than 10,000 students. Resigning in 2017, Today Lundi Keo is the co-founder of Baby Outlet and Sromoch Trading Solution.
Beside his Bachelor of Education from IFL in 2005 and Master of Public Administration from RULE in 2012, he got the certified International TESOL certificate from the UK in 2015. On top of his 25 country oversea exposure, he is an 2015 IVLP alumni of the U.S. State Department-funded program known as International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP), which is one of the top U.S. International Exchange Programs. Currently, he is the elected president of the CLMVT CONNEX batch 2, Department of Foreign Trade, Ministry of Commerce, Thailand. December 2018, he was awarded YPPBM Shining Star Excellence Award 2018 for COACHING & LEADERSHIP, Malaysia.
Senior Brand & Digital Manager Manulife (Cambodia) PLC
Panha, is a digital marketing enthusiast, a team player, a millennial public speaker, a graduate from Hult International Business School in Boston and a young Professional with experiences in marketing, event management and leadership development. In addition, Panha has involved in many consulting projects working with start-ups and mid-size corporate in the areas of digital marketing and innovation.
In his recent experience, Panha has led and involved in various marketing projects including brand campaign activation, corporate events, sport marketing and sponsorship and various digital campaigns working with a dynamic team in a fast track environment. Currently, Panha is leading the brand and digital marketing across functions to ensure the company’s leadership and success in Cambodia.
Social Media Influencer & Media Personality
DJ MC NANA
Social Media Influencer & Media Personality
DJ MC NANA has become a target of attention of social media as a young initiative successful woman who stand up for what she believes in. She is very famous for her perfection in various social skills. Starting as a volunteer at an organization, she has experienced quite a varieties of works throughout her past; from a volunteer to interpreter, radio host (counsellor), translator, even MC for various event and TV.
In 2009, her career as a counsellor on “Lovely Night” show at Sarika FM enabled her to be known by many people for her good advice. She started her Facebook page in 2013 but her page started to grow in popularity earlier in 2015 as she stop hosting “Lovely Night”. She started gaining organic fans by answering to her fans problem via video post on her Facebook page. Other than her time on Facebook. Nana is currently working at PNN TV Cambodia and a radio host at Radio 94 FM.
Let’s leave the millennial coolness to digital and embrace our SMW Phnom Penh.