Posted on May 9th, 2014
KUALA LUMPUR, 9 May 2014 – iCar Asia Pte Ltd has today announced the appointment of Tim Fleming to role of General Manager – Media.
Tim, currently the Group Accounts Director at the REA Group in Australia, will join iCar Asia on the 19th of May. He brings extensive, proven expertise of devising and delivering commercial propositions to drive sales and engagement amongst various stakeholders.
Reporting directly to the CEO, Tim will be responsible for iCar Asia’s Media business consisting of display sales (online, print & mobile) as well as editorial and content. Tim’s responsibilities will cover all of iCar Asia’s brands including Carlist.my, LiveLifeDrive.com & EVO magazine in Malaysia; ThaiCar.com & Autospinn.com in Thailand; and Mobil123.com in Indonesia.
Damon Rielly, CEO of iCar Asia commented, “Tim is an extremely exciting hire, and we can’t wait to have him on board. He brings vast knowledge and expertise in defining and delivering strategies that further engage our stakeholders, and his commercial leadership will be invaluable as we look to strengthen our revenue streams.”
With over a decade of experience behind him, Tim has a track record of demonstrated success in various sales roles in Australia at the REA Group, News Limited, Network Ten and Clemenger Harvey Edge. Over recent years, Tim’s consistency of performance is best highlighted by four consecutive Annual REA Business Inventive Awards, given to the best performing sales / operations staff in the company.
Commenting on his appointment, “I’m extremely excited about the opportunity to join such an emerging network like iCar Asia and very much look forward to being a part of the team that drives this company to new levels of success. I’m confident my experience in the digital media space will provide value to the iCar Asia team and I look forward to meeting everyone and getting started.”
For more information please contact:
Chief Executive Officer
iCar Asia Ltd
iCar Asia Ltd
Tel: +613 8689 9997
Listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, iCar Asia (ASX:ICQ) owns and operates ASEAN’s No. 1 network of automotive portals. Headquartered in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, the company is focused on developing and operating leading automotive portals in Malaysia, Indonesia and Thailand. iCar Asia is continuously working to capitalize on its market-leading positions, with its online properties currently reaching over 4.8 million car buyers and sellers in the region every month.