Worldwide Locations

Worldwide Locations

Business Council

Purpose of the Council: To advise the Asia Society in the development of business and policy programs, to help build corporate membership of the Society, and to assist in securing corporate support and grants.



  • J. Frank Brown, Managing Director and Chief Operating Officer, General Atlantic LLC



  • Ronald Anderson
  • Mark Barnes, Partner, High Growth Markets, KPMG LLC
  • Jonathan Beane, Executive Director, Global Workforce, Diversity and Inclusion, Time Warner Inc.
  • Partha Bose, Chief Marketing Officer, Oliver Wyman
  • Sanjay Correa, Vice President, CMC Programs, GE
  • Jamie F. Crystal, Executive Vice President, Crystal & Company
  • Lisa Davis, Senior Director, Communications & Public Affairs, Sony Corporation of America
  • Diane D'Erasmo, EVP and Head, International Commercial Banking, HSBC
  • Lang Dong, Vice Chair, Tianjin Economic-Technological Development Area
  • Apoorva Gandhi, Vice President, Multicultural Markets and Alliences, Marriott International
  • Angela Guy, Senior Vice President, Diversity and Inclusion, L'Oreal USA
  • Tom Homer, Head of EMEA and the Americas, Telstra Global
  • Christopher M. Kearns, Executive Vice President & CEO, Depositary Receipts, BNY Mellon
  • W. Russell King, Senior Vice President, International Relations, Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc.
  • Mr. Edmund J. Lee, Vice President, External Relations, AIG
  • Donald Moore, Partner, Reed Smith
  • Rick Niu, President, Starr Strategic Partners
  • Sigrid Inken Seibold, Managing Director, Sales & Market Making, Financial Services/Capital Markets, Accenture LLP
  • Ruby Sharma, Partner/ Principal; Americas Leader, Audit Committee Center of Exellence, Ernst & Young LLP
  • Manoj Singh, Global Managing Director, Operations, Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Limited
  • Enzo Viscusi, Group Senior Vice President, Eni SpA
  • James von Klemperer, Principal, Kohn Pederson Fox Associates PC
  • John S. Wadsworth, Jr., Honorary Chairman and Advisory Director, Morgan Stanley
  • Anthony J. Walton, Vice Chairman, Americas Standard Charted Bank


  • Ronnie C. Chan, Co-Chair, Asia Society, Chairman, Hang Lung Group Limited
  • Henrietta H. Fore, Co-Chair, Asia Society, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Holsman International
  • Ambassador Carl Spielvogel, Honorary Co-Chair, Business Council, Carl Spielvogel Associates, Inc.