• Federico Falciai, Enel

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    Federico Falciai, Enel

    From oil to gas to electricity, Federico Falciai’s working life has been based on energy and power from the start. Having moved roles from analyst to trader to auditor he is now heading up the cash management strategy unit of one of the world’s largest integrated power distributors, Enel. With revenues of over €80 billion in 2013, it is his role to bring unity to a complex cash operation.

  • Komson Kajorncheeppunngam, True Corporation

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    Komson Kajorncheeppunngam, True Corporation

    Since he joined the company 17 years ago, Komson Kajorncheeppunngam has seen a raft of changes at True Corporation. But despite this transformation and meteoric growth – to the point where the group reported revenues of $2.95 billion in 2013 – True remains focused on its domestic market, and plans to grow its business into the AEC region in the near future.

  • Christine McCarthy, The Walt Disney Company

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    Christine McCarthy, The Walt Disney Company

    Since 1923 the Walt Disney Company has been growing its entertainment and media empire with a little help from some of the most recognisable and loved fictional characters anywhere. Today the NYSE-listed company employs 175,000 people across its five major business segments: Media Networks; Parks and Resorts; Consumer Products; Studio Entertainment; and Interactive. In 2013 it reported revenues of $45 billion, up almost $3 billion year-on-year.

  • Bert Heirbaut, InterContinental Hotels Group

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    Bert Heirbaut, InterContinental Hotels Group

    Starting with a fascination for numbers, building on an aptitude for languages, rising up through the ranks and asking the right questions as he goes, has put Bert Heirbaut at the head of treasury operations for the world’s largest hotels group. Seeing things from many different angles has distinct benefits.

  • John Chen, Honeywell

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    John Chen, Honeywell

    John Chen has over 20 years of experience in treasury and finance across a variety of industries. In 2012 he joined Honeywell in the Asia Pacific region, where the company has regional revenues in excess of $6 billion generated by business entities spanning 14 countries in the continent.

  • Byron R. Jackson, Itron

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    Byron R. Jackson, Itron

    Itron is a global technology and services company providing solutions for measuring, managing and analysing energy and water. From its headquarters in Liberty Lake, Washington in the United States, it employs thousands globally, supporting nearly 8,000 customers across more than 130 countries, including electricity, gas and water utilities, retailers, wholesale market operators, large commercial and industrial energy and water users, and service companies. Itron is a publicly traded company. In 2013 it reported revenues of $1.9 billion.

  • Chris Sutherland, Transpower

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    Chris Sutherland, Transpower

    Chris Sutherland has overseen considerable change since taking the helm of the treasury at Transpower – the owner and operator of New Zealand’s National Grid – including the integration of a new treasury management system, as well as a major capital restructuring. He speaks to Treasury Today Asia about how his experience in the banking and consultancy worlds has helped him manage the treasury of this state-owned company.

  • Tamer Karabulut, Türk Telekom

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    Tamer Karabulut, Türk Telekom

    Tamer Karabulut, Head of Treasury Operations, Türk Telekom, has moved from heavy industry to the high tech world of telecoms via military service and an academic study of law. He is now part-way through a major programme to update, integrate and automate treasury and finance operations.

  • Gary Slawther, OCTAL

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    Gary Slawther, OCTAL

    In the world of plastics, OCTAL Petrochemicals is a relatively new, but rapidly expanding, kid on the block. It opened its major production facility in Oman in 2009, tripling production the following year to meet the accelerating global demand for PET sheet and PET resin, the key ingredients for literally millions of plastic products. With a multitude of patented technologies and proprietary processes to its name, OCTAL takes research and development very seriously.

  • V N Shankar, Rexam

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    V N Shankar, Rexam

    For V N Shankar, Head of Finance and IT for Rexam Healthcare, serious study must combine with solid real-world experience to create a fully rounded finance professional. It is a philosophy that has worked well for him as he takes the finance helm of one of the world’s leading medical packaging businesses.