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Candidates for Board of Governors – Annual General Meeting 2018

The 2019 Board of Governors of AmCham Vietnam (Ho Chi Minh City) will have 18 Governors. Nine governors will be elected from the below-listed candidates in on-line secure voting between on or about Nov. 2 and Nov. 29 for a two-year term January 2019 – December 2020. The results of election will be announced at the Annual General Meeting on Dec 4, 2018.

There are nine other governors, elected at the Annual General Meeting in December 2017, whose two-year terms are from January 2018 to December 2019.

Candidates for election in Dec 2018 to a two-year term, Jan 2019 – Dec 2020

The Nominating Committee for 2018 selected the below nominees as candidates for the Board of Governors, based on their senior status in company/industry; active participation and leadership in AmCham; willingness to commit time and experience in support of AmCham; and their representation of a company/industry that helps achieve balance in representing AmCham’s diverse membership. Please click on the candidate’s name (listed in alphabetical order by company name) for biographic information and their “Vision for AmCham.” Click on the company names for information about their companies in Vietnam, with links to the companies’ home pages.

Neal F.Bermas, Founder, ChairpersonStreets International Inc.
Walter Blocker, Chairman and CEOVietnam Trade Alliance
Sandra Cho, Sustainable Manufacturing & Sourcing Regional Director, SEANike Vietnam LLC.
Denny Cowger, Chief Administrative Officer & General CounselOrthoLite Vietnam
Alan Danner, Director of FinanceIntel Products Vietnam
Philip Dao, Country DirectorMedtronic Vietnam Company Limited
Mark Gillin, Founder, Chairman, Managing DirectorAmerican Indochina Management
Milton Hagler, General DirectorFluid Power and Controls Vietnam Ltd.
Bradley Lalonde, Co-Founder, Managing MemberVietnam Partners LLC
Ly Le, Legal and Public Affairs & Communications Director – IndochinaCoca-Cola Beverages Vietnam Ltd.
Michael McGarr, Senior Director-Regional General Director (SEA)Gap International Sourcing (Vietnam)
Kevin Moore, Managing DirectorVietnam Waste Solutions
Minh Nguyen, Country Manager VietnamAetna Bao Viet
Greg Ohan, Deputy CEOBW Industrial Development JSC
Soren S. Pedersen, Vice President Marketing/Vietnam Country ManagerSSA International 
Keith Schulz, General DirectorVilube Corporation
Alexandra Sasha Stinchfield, Associate Managing Director and Chief of StaffArizona State University 
Luke Treloar, Director-Strategy Group, Head of Healthcare and Life SciencesKPMG Limited

Governors elected in Dec 2017 for a two-year term, Jan 2018 – Dec 2019, or selected by the Board of Governors to fill vacancies*

Michael Beckman, PartnerACSV
Michael Hoe-Knudsen, General ManagerInterContinental Saigon Hotel & Residences
Michael Kelly, Executive Chairman *Ho Tram Project Co. Ltd.
John Nguyen, Founder, Director, Chief Strategy OfficerDiCentral Corporation
Thuy-Hang Nguyen, PartnerBaker & McKenzie (Vietnam) Ltd.
Theodore Osius, Vice President *Fulbright University Vietnam
Amanda Rasmussen, Chief Operating OfficerIndo-Trans Logistics Corporation (ITL)
Uday Sinha, CEO and General DirectorSuntory PepsiCo Vietnam Beverage Company
Bill Watson, Managing DirectorCoats Phong Phu Co., Ltd. 

* Governors were selected to fill the vacancies of Governors listed below that transferred/resigned in 2018

Brad Silcox
Country Manager & Chief Representative, Pfizer Vietnam

Kurt Droeshout
General Director and CEO, Proctor & Gamble Vietnam

*Article 9.c of the by-laws of AmCham Vietnam’s HCM City Chapter provides that
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Article 10 of the by-laws provides that
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The below-listed Governors reached the term limit in Dec 2017.
Mr. Fred Burke, Managing Partner, Baker & McKenzie, Jan 2012-Dec 2017
Mr. Mason Cobb, Chairman, Victoria Healthcare, Jan 2012-Dec 2017
Mr. Sesto Vecchi, Managing Partner, Russin & Vecchi, Jan 2012-Dec 2017

The below-listed Governor(s) reached the term limit in Dec 2018
Mr. Jonathan Moreno, General Director, Medovations VN, Jan 2013-Dec 2018

Previous Boards of Governors – AmCham Vietnam in Ho Chi Minh City

2018, 2017, 2016201520142013201220112010

Posted: Oct 29, 2018

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