Steven Goh, executive chairman of Retail Asia Publishing, congratulated top Asia Pacific retailers for having done exceptionally well.
It’s celebration time for winners of the 2014 Retail Asia Pacific Top 500 Awards.
Jeff Chin, assistant sales manager, accepting the Best-of-the-Best Award for Luk Fook Holdings from Brian Miles, regional managing director of SSI Schaefer.
Nguyen Ngoc Hoa (left), executive chairman of Saigon Co.op, winner of Best-of-the-Best Award, posed for a photo with Opium CEO James Lee
Michael Ford, CEO of The Good Guys, accepting the Best-of-the-Best Award from Philip Lee, head of Consumer, KPMG.
Vivian Que-Azcona, president of Mercury Drug Corporation, receiving the Best-of-the-Best Award from Anthony Shiner, chief revenue officer of SingTel Group Digital L!fe.
Vincent Tse, director of Investor Relations, represented China Resources Enterprise.
PT Sumber Alfaria Trijaya was inducted into the Retail Asia-Pacific Top 500 Hall of Fame. Ryan Alfons Kaloh, marketing director of PT Sumber Alfaria Trijaya, accepting the Hall of Fame (2014) Award from Steven Goh, executive chairman of Retail Asia Publishing.
Courts Asia’s marketing director Jasmine Seow receiving the award from Opium CEO James Lee.
Vincent Tse, director of Investor Relations, China Resources Enterprise, receiving the Gold Award from Daniel Latev, head of Retailing, Euromonitor International.
Vietnam’s Gold award winner is Saigon Co.op. Nguyen Thi Thu Thuy, Deputy General Director, received the award from Lynn Huang, head of Marketing and Strategy, Asia Pacific, Honeywell Scanning & Mobility.
Chelo Monasterio, president of SM Retail (Philippines) accepting the Gold Award from Opium CEO James Lee.
Norine Erica Majaman, general manager, Marketing, GCH Retail (Malaysia) received the award from Brian Miles, regional managing director, SSI Schaefer.
Baek Seong Beom, general manager, Lotte Duty Free Singapore receiving the Gold Award for South Korea from Daniel Latev, Head of Global Retailing, Euromonitor.
Gerry Lee, Deputy CEO (Operations), NTUC FairPrice (Singapore) receiving the award from Anthony Shiner, Chief Revenue Officer of SingTel Group Digital L!fe.
Silver award winner Lester Quah, director, Retail Development, Dairy Farm International (Hong Kong)
Silver award winner Vivian Que-Azcona, president of Mercury Drug Corporation (Philippines)
Silver award winner Shigeyoshi Kono, executive director, Finance & New Business Development, AEON Group (Malaysia)
Shigeyoshi Kono, executive director, Finance & New Business Development, AEON Group receiving the Silver Award for AEON Group in Japan. The award was presented by Philip Lee, head of Consumer, KPMG.
The Top 10 Internet retailers were presented Award of Distinction. Rakuten’s Tsutomu Wada, senior manager, Business Development Division, receiving the award for Rakuten from Andrew Yeo, publisher & editor, Retail Asia Publishing.
Danny Kojongian, director of Corporate Communication, receiving the Bronze Award for Matahari Putra Prima (Indonesia) from KPMG’s head of Consumer, Philip Lee.
Lim Hock Chee, CEO of Sheng Siong Supermarket (Singapore) accepting the award from Anthony Shiner, chief revenue officer of SingTel Group Digital L!fe.
Hope Gokongwei-Tang, director of Robinsons Retail Holdings and general manager of Robinsons Appliances, receiving the award on behalf of Robinsons Retail Group (Philippines) from Opium CEO James Lee.
Distinguished guests: Philip Lee, head of Consumer, KPMG posed for a picture with Datin Jennifer Hon, executive director, and Dato Eddie Choon, executive chairman & group managing director of Poh Kong Holdings.
Steven Goh (right) taking time to thank the Top 500 Award judges, Dr Lynda Wee and Freddy Soon.
A toast to more success: James Lee, Opium CEO; Danny Kojongian, director of Corporate Communication, Matahari Putra Prima; Vincent Sim, senior director, Marketing & Business Development, SingTel Group Digital L!fe; and Andrew Yeo, publisher & editor, Retail Asia Publishing.