CASBAA Staff

Executive Office

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Christopher Slaughter

Chief Executive Officer

Christopher Slaughter

Chief Executive Officer

Christopher Slaughter has more than 25 years of experience in the Asia-Pacific broadcasting industry. He leads the Executive team, responsible for representing the interests of CASBAA’s 120 member companies across 18 Asian markets. Prior to CASBAA, Slaughter was Managing Director and Executive Producer at production company APV, Asia-Pacific head of TMT research consultancy The Yankee Group, and Hong Kong and Shanghai Bureau Chief for CNBC Asia.

John Medeiros

Chief Policy Officer

John Medeiros

Chief Policy Officer

John oversees CASBAA’s anti-piracy and regulatory activities and leads the Association’s program of engagement with regulatory officials on behalf of the pay-TV industry. He also coordinates education, legal and enforcement activities related to intellectual property. Prior to CASBAA, John spent most of his career in government relations work in Asia.

Mark Lay

Vice President, Singapore

Mark Lay

Vice President, Singapore

Based in Singapore, Mark is the CASBAA go-to person for its large member base located in the city-state. He participates in a number of CASBAA committees and is involved with the broad spectrum of CASBAA work and events throughout the region. Mark has lived and worked in Asia for over two decades and has experience with the pay-TV industry through senior positions with Discovery Channel and STAR TV. Outside of work, Mark can usually be found chasing after his three children or hacking up a golf course.

Kevin Jennings

Vice President

Kevin Jennings

Vice President

Kevin is responsible for building the speaker programme for the annual CASBAA Convention and is passionate about all things to do with TV.

Anjan Mitra

Executive Director, India

Anjan Mitra

Executive Director, India

Anjan leads CASBAA’s India initiatives and represents the interests of the organisation’s member companies active in India’s pay-TV and related telecoms and new media sectors. Before taking his current post, Anjan, with a journalistic background of over 20 years, was the Executive Editor of India’s largest media portal, Indiantelevision.com.

Administration

Tammy Choy

Head of Administration

Tammy Choy

Head of Administration

Tammy is responsible for members’ relations at CASBAA as well as keeping the Association on financial track and ensuring the smooth operation of the office overall. A keen globe-trotter, Tammy gets away from it all by travelling and cooking.

Suki Yip

Assistant Accountant

Suki Yip

Assistant Accountant

Suki provides accounting assistance to the Head of Administration and Executive Office including financial reporting, analysis and reconciliation and the development of financial systems. An animal lover, Suki is proud parent to Pippy and Sam-Tung, her dog and cat.

Bonnie Kwan

Personal Assistant

Bonnie Kwan

Personal Assistant

As personal assistant to the CEO, Chief Policy Officer and Executive Vice President, Bonnie is instrumental in keeping the Executive Office organized as well as assisting in the daily operations of the Association. An avid singer, Bonnie has performed at various functions around Hong Kong.

Cathryn Chase

Regulatory Assistant Intern

Cathryn Chase

Regulatory Assistant Intern

As a Regulatory Assistant Intern, Cathryn assists the Chief Policy Officer in organizing events and meetings, as well as researching specific industry issues that are currently taking place. In her spare time, Cathryn enjoys catching up with friends on the hiking trail, travelling, or curling up with a good book and a cup of tea.

Advertising

Jane Buckthought

Advertising Consultant

Jane Buckthought

Advertising Consultant

Jane promotes the power of pay TV through research by working with agencies and broadcasters to better understand the markets of Asia. When away from the office, Jane indulges in walks in the rural areas of Hong Kong with her dog, enjoys the beach in the summer, and savouring a glass of wine with a good book, movie or, of course, a great TV programme.

Events

Adela Chen

Events Director

Adela Chen

Events Director

A seasoned marketer,event organiser and PR specialist, Adela has more than 15 years of experience in sports media, broadcasting and digital entertainment. Her experience in running live NBA games, sponsored events, press conference and biggest scale B2B2C event in Asia has allowed her to forge a path in the creative services industry.

Cherry Wong

Assistant Manager, Events

Cherry Wong

Assistant Manager, Events

Cherry is responsible for delegate acquisitions for all regional and local events and is the primary contact for day-to-day delegate activities and inquiries. An avid traveler, Cherry likes to meet new people and document her experiences through the art of photography.

Mandy Tsui

Assistant Manager, Events

Mandy Tsui

Assistant Manager, Events

Mandy is responsible for delegate acquisition and event logistic for regional and local event. She loves outdoor activities and enjoys the sunshine. She also cherishes every moment with her family and friends.

Member Relations & Marketing