Now in its 18th year, the prestigious Forbes Global CEO Conference will be held in Bangkok, Thailand from October 30 to 31, 2018.

This annual event is attended by some 400 global CEOs, tycoons, entrepreneurs, up-and-comers, capitalists and thought leaders to discuss and debate key issues of global concern and to build new partnerships.


  • Steve Forbes
    Chairman and Editor-in-Chief
    Forbes Media
  • H.E. Somkid Jatusripitak
    Deputy Prime Minister
  • H. Roger Wang
    Chairman and CEO, Golden Eagle International Group
    Chairman, Committee of 100
  • Suphachai Chearavanont
    CEO, Charoen Pokphand Group
    Chairman of the Executive Committee, True Corporation Plc
  • Miwako Date
    President and CEO
    Mori Trust Co, Ltd
  • Chartsiri Sophonpanich
    Bangkok Bank
  • Panote Sirivadhanabhakdi
    Group Chief Executive Officer
    Frasers Property Ltd
  • Chairul Tanjung
    CT Corp
  • Allan Zeman
    Lan Kwai Fong Group
  • Enrique K. Razon Jr.
    Chairman and President
    International Container Terminal Services, Inc
  • Peter Moore
    Chief Executive Officer
    Liverpool FC
  • Suthiphand Chirathivat
    Executive Director, ASEAN Studies Center, Chulalongkorn University
    Executive Director, Central Group
  • Goodwin Gaw
    Managing Principal and Chairman
    Gaw Capital Partners
  • Carrie Jones-Barber
    Chief Executive Officer
    Dawn Foods
  • JP Gan
    Managing Partner
    Qiming Venture Partners
  • Antoine Blondeau
    Managing Partner
    Alpha Intelligence Capital
  • B. R. Shetty
    Founder and Chairman
    NMC Healthcare
  • Goh Choon Phong
    Chief Executive Officer
    Singapore Airlines
  • Apichart Chutrakul
    Chief Executive Officer
  • William E. Heinecke
    Chairman and Group CEO
    Minor International
  • Nguyen Thi Phuong Thao
    President and CEO
    Vietjet Air
  • Tan Min-Liang
    Chairman and CEO
  • Kuok Meng Ru
    Chief Executive Officer
    BandLab Technologies
  • Moira Forbes
    Executive Vice President, Forbes Media
    President and Publisher, ForbesWomen
  • Zhao Changpeng
    Chief Executive Officer
  • Harald Link
    B. Grimm
  • Mitch Garber
    Chairman, Cirque du Soleil
    Chairman, Invest in Canada
  • Tan Hooi Ling
  • Peter Sands
    Executive Director
    The Global Fund
  • Fan Gang
    President, China Development Institute
    Director, National Economic Research Institute
  • Noni Purnomo
    President Director
    Blue Bird Group Holding
  • Mario Moretti Polegato
    GEOX Group
  • Shinta Widjaja Kamdani
    Chief Executive Officer
    Sintesa Group
  • John Lim
    Group Chief Executive Officer
    ARA Asset Management Holdings Pte Ltd
  • Jean Eric Salata
    Chief Executive
    Baring Private Equity Asia
  • Hans-Paul Buerkner
    The Boston Consulting Group
  • Yoshito Hori
    President, GLOBIS University
    Managing Partner, GLOBIS Capital Partners
  • Patrick Grove
    Group Chief Executive Officer
    Catcha Group
  • Xiang Bing
    Founding Dean and Professor of China Business and Globalization
    Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business
  • Binod K. Chaudhary
    CG Corp Global
  • Gary White
    Chief Executive Officer and WaterEquity
  • Serge Pun
    Executive Chairman
    Yoma Group of Companies
  • Jack Leslie
    Weber Shandwick
  • V Shankar
    CEO & Partner
    Gateway Partners
  • Rich Karlgaard
    Editor-at-Large and Global Futurist
    Forbes Media
  • Yuwa Hedrick-Wong
    Global Chief Economist
    Mastercard Inc
  • Jim Walker
    Chief Economist
    Asianomics Group
  • Parag Khanna
    Managing Partner
  • Foo Jixun
    Managing Partner
    GGV Capital
  • Tim Ferguson
    Forbes Asia
  • Pamela Ambler
    Senior Reporter
    Forbes Asia
  • Rana Wehbe
    Senior Editor-Special Projects
    Forbes Asia