iCar Asia strengthens sales team with new appointment

January 21st, 2014

iCar Asia Limited, ASEAN’s No.1 network of automotive portals, has announced an addition to their sales team with the appointment of Adam Smurthwaite as its Senior Sales Manager- Media.


Adam, who joined iCar Asia on Jan 2nd 2014, was formerly a Digital Project Manager of Draft FCB where he worked on accounts such as Telekom Malaysia (TM), Nissan, Nivea and Wipro Unza. Prior to that, Adam was the Country Manager of Bookfari, an online book retailer, where he managed the teams for Singapore, Malaysia & Hong Kong.

In his new role, Adam will work alongside General Manager - Media, Nik Weber to further develop the company’s relationships with clients and media agencies, and ensuring that iCar Asia moves towards its goal of being the largest and most trusted automotive portal in ASEAN.

 “I am delighted to welcome Adam as we continue to expand the team.  Adam’s appointment will add depth to our sales team and he will be an integral part of developing long term, strategic relationships with existing and new clients” said Nik.

Of his new position, Adam says “I look forward to working on new and exciting projects with the iCar Asia team.  iCar Asia has clearly developed market leadership in the online automotive space over the past year and I’m really excited about joining and contributing to such a dynamic team.”

iCar Asia’s media business consists of display sales (online, print & mobile) as well as editorial and content, the largest automotive specialist content team in the region. 

For more information please contact:
Hamish Stone
Chief Executive Officer
iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile: +6017 473 3778
Email: hamish.stone@icarasia.com
Yee Chin Beng
Chief Financial Officer
iCar Asia Ltd
Mobile: +6012 655 8333
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 capitalise on its market-leading positions, with its online properties currently reaching approximately 12million car buyers and sellers in the region every month.

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