AmCham Logistics & Supply Chain Committee Meeting – August
For AmCham Members Only
|Virtual and physical attendance are available.
For physical attendees, the maximum number of seats are 10. Please register in advance to reserve your seat.
For virtual attendees, please register to receive the Zoom link.
|3:00 PM||Welcome note, introduction of all participants|
|3:10 PM||Topic: Overview of customs environment globally, global trade compliance trends and impact on businesses in SEA (including Vietnam)
|3:50 PM||Update from James Ollen, Executive Director, AmCham Vietnam HCMC & Da Nang|
|4:00 PM||Adjourn Meeting|
Global Head, Global Trade & Customs Consulting, Maersk
One of the most well-known customs leaders in the world with an extensive private-public sector and international institutions background over three decades.
Doctor of Education (HC), Master in International Customs Law and PhD (ADB) in AEO-Trade Compliance. Former Director of the World Customs Organization (WCO) and Director General of Swedish Customs.
Serves as senior advisor to Governments, World Bank, IMF, UNU, OECD, WCO, WEF and EU and work as board member of a number of international think-tanks and research networks.
Regional Head, Asia, Global Trade & Customs Consulting, Maersk
Over 15 years of experience in global trade and customs, covering 11 years of customs consulting in a big 4 firm and 4 years in Singapore Customs.
Extensive experience supporting MNCs in restructuring supply chain models to optimize available FTAs, trade facilitation, duty relief programmes and product tariff classification.
Other area of expertise include strategic export controls and customs valuation.
Regional Head, Asia, Customs Brokerage, Maersk
Over 10 years experience in trade compliance and customs brokerage operations, including with General Motors, UPS and Amazon.
Has implemented regulatory change management programs, managed both internal and external brokerage operations setups and audits, and has helped develop Maersk’s Customs Services product in Asia.
Has worked on complex projects in both developed and developing markets across the Asia-Pacific region.