E15 Experts are leading thinkers and practitioners from developed and developing countries reflecting a wide range of perspectives on trade and sustainable development. The experts’ participation in any E15 activity is on a personal basis and does not represent an official commitment of the organisations they are affiliated with.


Tan Sri Michael Yeoh


Doctorate in Laws, University of Nottingham. Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, The Asian Strategy & Leadership Institute (ASLI); Member, Malaysian National Unity Consultative Council; Member of the Advisory Board, Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission; Commissioner, Malaysia’s Competition Commission; Commissioner, Malaysia’s Human Rights Commission; Malaysian Representative, ASEAN High Level Task Force on Connectivity; Member of the Board of Directors, Pan Malaysia Corporation, Malaysia-China Business Council and MUI Properties; Member of the Board of Governors, Wawasan Open University and the Research Advisory Committee of the University of Malaya; Chairman, World Chinese Economic Forum and the ASEAN Leadership Forum. Former: Director, Star Publications and the National Heart Institute. Has authored several books on leadership, management, and politics.