Chief Executive Officer
Hamish Stone joined iCar Asia as Group Chief Executive Officer in June 2016. Reporting directly to the Board of Directors, Hamish provides the business vision, strategy and leadership to over 350 employees across Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.
Hamish is an expert in digital marketplaces having worked at eBay for 10 years across 3 key markets and brands. He led the automotive verticals for the eBay classified businesses of Gumtree.com in the U.K., and Marktplaats.nl in The Netherlands. Prior to that, Hamish was Head of Marketing for eBay Australia and New Zealand.
Hamish holds a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) majoring in Economics and Marketing from The University of Sydney
Chief Financial Officer
Joe Dische joined iCar Asia in 2014 as Chief Financial Officer, responsible for leading Finance and Operations. Joe has over 16 years of Financial experience across listed and private companies in the Media and Telco sectors. He spent 6 years at Vodafone Hutchison Australia where he was Financial Controller. Joe was previously CFO at V2 Music (a Virgin Group company) and began his career at KPMG in London.
Joe holds a BSc from Nottingham University, is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of England and Wales and a graduate member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Chief Information Officer
Pedro Sttau joined iCar Asia as Chief Information Officer. He has over 14 years of experience leading engineering teams across multiple industries in Europe and Asia. Prior to joining iCarAsia, Pedro was Global Programme Manager with Laterooms.com. He also co-founded EasyLogics Lda, and served as Head of Software Delivery upon its merger with Portugal’s leading digital agency Yunit Comunicacao.
Pedro attended Modern Literature at the Lisbon University and Linguistics at the University of Madeira.
Chief Marketing Officer
Jonathan Adams joins iCar Asia as Chief Marketing Officer. With over 23 years experience Jonathan is an expert in Brand Strategy, Media, Advertising (online and offline) and Marketing Communication. Prior to joining iCar Asia he lead the Marketing for the iProperty Group where he was instrumental in the branding strategy, developing sophisticated automated digital marketing campaigns and using data for advertising / promotional campaigns. He also has extensive experience working in Media and Creative agencies in Malaysia and New Zealand.
Jonathan holds a Diploma in Advertising from Auckland University of Technology.
General Manager - Malaysia
PC Gan joins iCar Asia since May 2013 as Operations Manager and was later promoted to Group Operations Manager. She was responsible for the day to day operations for all the three countries – MY, TH and ID. Since then, PC has been promoted to be Country Manager – Indonesia and then to Country Manager – Malaysia. Equipped with over 12 years’ experience of setting up and scaling up start -ups, her major accomplishments were setup of the established Hewlett Packard’s Asia’s contact centre and bringing MigMe (tech start-up) to IPO.
PC Gan is an associate member of Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), a certified accountant and a project management professional (PMP).
General Manager - Thailand
Ms. Pornladda joined iCar Asia in January 2016 as General Manager – Thailand and is responsible for day-to-day operations of the Thailand business. She has more than 15 years professional experience in Executive leadership positions in both Multi-national and listed Thai companies. She had spent more than 9 years in automotive industry with RMA Group, diversified global and local corporation with being authorized distributor of Jaguar Land Rover in Asia and dealer of other makes. Prior to joining iCar Asia, Ms. Pornladda was Deputy Managing Director at Sea Oil Public Company Limited, a listed Thai oil and gas company.
Ms. Pornladda holds an MBA degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, USA with a Certificate in English Training from the same university and holds a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration in Marketing International Program from Bangkok University.
Group Sales Director
KY Gan has over 12 years experience in the automotive industry. He was previously Group Sales Manager at PROTO Malaysia (Motor Trader), responsible for heading the Sales Teams across all Print, Digital and Interactive products and services, ranging across the vertical markets of Cars and Bikes.
KY will play an important role in strengthening Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia sales services, providing media solutions to dealers.