iCar Asia appoints Hema Maniam as Group HR Manager

January 28th, 2014

iCar Asia Limited, ASEAN’s No.1 network of automotive portals, has announced the appointment of Hema Maniam (pictured) as its Group Human Resource Manager.


In her new role, Hema will focus on acquisition and development of talent for iCar Asia's business, while building and integrating HR processes for its regional operations across Malaysia, Indonesia & Thailand. She will join the senior management team and report directly to CEO of iCar Asia, Damon Rielly.

Hema, who has more than 7 years HR experience, joined iCar Asia in May 2013 from iProperty, and has previously led her own recruitment and consultancy business.

“In order for iCar Asia to be the dominant digital automotive media network in ASEAN, a strong, engaged and highly motivated workforce is crucial. With her successful track record of delivering HR and organisational change, Hema has exactly the right experience, vision and energy to help us achieve this. This appointment is a reflection of our commitment to recruit, retain and build the best industry talent for a high performance culture” said Damon.

Of her new position, Hema says “I believe that organisational success depends on the decisions we make around people and I am looking forward to working alongside my fellow colleagues as we strive to shape iCar’s culture and put people and values at the heart of our business.”

For more information please contact:
Hamish Stone
Chief Executive Officer iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile:  +60 17 473 3778
Email: hamish.stone@icarasia.com
Yee Chin Beng
Chief Financial Officer iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile: +60126558333
Email: chinbeng.yee@icarasia.com

About iCar Asia Limited (www.icarasia.com)

Listed on the Australia 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 11 million car buyers and sellers in the region.

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