The session in Kuala Lumpur is the first of a series of six events, with the others to be held in Manila, Hanoi, Ho Chi Minh City, Bangkok and Jakarta.
Hear Moody's sovereign, corporate and banking analysts offer their insightful views on these sectors in ASEAN’s third largest economy.
Jacques Els is the Country Head for Moody’s Investors Service in Singapore. In addition to this role, Jacques serves as Head of Relationship Management for South and Southeast Asia, overseeing the formulation and operationalization of commercial strategies related to new business development and existing issuer relationships, and leading Moody’s strategy across ASEAN (the Association of Southeast Asian Nations).Read Full Bio
Dr. Michael Taylor is a Managing Director for Moody’s Investors Service. He is also Moody’s Chief Credit Officer for the Asia Pacific region. Michael leads regional research, particularly with a cross-sectoral and macro credit focus, as well as coordinating major regional analytical initiatives.Read Full Bio
Anushka Shah is a Vice President with Moody’s Sovereign Risk Group. Based in Singapore, Anushka covers a number of countries in Asia Pacific, including Malaysia, Indonesia, Vietnam, Taiwan, the Maldives and Mongolia.Read Full Bio
Eugene Tarzimanov is a Vice President–Senior Credit Officer for the Financial Institutions Group in Asia. Based in Singapore, he is the Lead Analyst for banks in Southeast Asia, including Singapore, Malaysia, Vietnam, Sri Lanka and Bangladesh. Eugene is also responsible for coordinating banking research across Asia Pacific, and actively represents Moody’s to regulators, investors and the media on analytical and methodological views.Read Full Bio
Simon Chen is a Vice President and Senior Analyst for the Financial Institutions Group in Asia. Based in Singapore, Simon is responsible for the credit ratings of financial institutions in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines and Singapore.Read Full Bio
Ian Lewis is an Associate Managing Director for Moody’s Corporate Finance and Project & Infrastructure Finance Groups, based in Singapore. In this role, Ian manages a team of ratings analysts for ASEAN, with a focus on key sectors including autos, chemicals, metals & mining, steel, telecommunications, regulated utilities, transport and social infrastructure.Read Full Bio
Brian Grieser is a Vice President–Senior Credit Officer with Moody’s Corporate Finance Group. Based in Singapore, Brian covers a portfolio of high yield issuers primarily in Indonesia and Southeast Asia.Read Full Bio
Nidhi Dhruv is a Vice President – Senior Analyst with Moody’s Corporate Finance Group. Based in Singapore, Nidhi covers a portfolio of issuers across the telecommunications, telecom towers and airline industries in South and Southeast Asia.Read Full Bio
Spencer Ng is a Vice President–Senior Analyst in Moody’s Public, Project & Infrastructure Finance team. Based in Singapore, Spencer is responsible for project finance and infrastructure credits, including power utilities, ports and airports in Southeast Asia.Read Full Bio
Maisam Hasnain is an Analyst in Moody’s Corporate Finance Group. Based in Singapore, Maisam covers a portfolio of companies across the plantation and mining industries in Southeast Asia.Read Full Bio