E-Commerce Capabilities Strengthened with New CFO
- Adrian Tan recently CFO of Alibaba subsidiary, Lazada, appointed Group CFO
- YPB's solutions are vital to E-commerce success in Asia for ANZ exporters
- YPB sees supporting E-commerce as an important revenue and profit driver in 2018
Adrian was most recently CFO at Lazada Express Limited, Thailand, and previously CFO of Lazada Limited, Thailand, which is now a subsidiary of Alibaba (from April 2016). Lazada has become an Ecommerce giant and is Southeast Asia's number one online shopping and selling destination with a presence in Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam and Singapore.
Adrian has been instrumental in building Lazada into its clear market leading position. His experience in the burgeoning E-commerce markets of Asia together with his deep knowledge of the most significant E-commerce platform in China, Alibaba, will be invaluable to YPB and its clients selling online in Asia.
YPB expects its client base of ANZ exporters pursuing Asian growth to grow rapidly over 2018 following high profile infant formula and natural health successes. Our PROTECT DETECT CONNECT solution set is vital to successful E-commerce in the high counterfeit markets of Asia by building trust and connection with consumers.
Adrian holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) and Bachelor of Commerce from The Australian National University and is a CPA. He has worked in both the government and private sectors - in audit with The Australian National Audit Office as well as several business advisory roles in Europe and Asia.
YPB Executive Chairman John Houston said: "I am very pleased to welcome Adrian to the YPB team. Adrian comes with extremely relevant experience as we build YPB's E-commerce capability with the recent successes and more to come in this high growth field. "
About YPB Group Ltd
YPB Group Ltd (ASX:YPB) lives by three words - certainty of authenticity. We deliver on this through our experience in creating revolutionary, patented brand protection and customer engagement solutions. Solutions that detect and prove certainty of authenticity and connect brands directly to their customers, empowering them to engage one-on-one.
In an evolving marketplace and with the rapid growth of cross border commerce, our expertise presently focuses on the rapidly growing markets of Australia, South East Asia and China.
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