BCCT, in cooperation with NTCC, AustCham and Franco-Thai Chamber of Commerce, invites you to a BCCT Multi-Chambers Phuket Business Dinner on 10 August 2017.
Date: Thursday 10 August 2017
Time: 6.30 - 9.00 pm
Venue: Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort 323 Moo 2 Srisoonthorn Road, Cherngtalay, Thalang, Bangtao Beach, Phuket. Map
Cost & Payment: THB 975 including inter-buffet & soft drinks. Beer & wine at THB 100 net per glass. Food & beverages are on guest's own account. Payment direct at the door to hotel.
Accommodation: Outrigger Laguna Phuket Beach Resort offers a special rate of THB 3,900 net inclusive of full buffet breakfast for two adults in a Deluxe Lagoon View Room. Please contact Leah Matters, Resort Manager at +66 (0) 76 360-600 or e-mail email@example.com for reservation and enquiry.
About the speaker:
Mr Christie, as CEO of Ek-Chai Distribution System Co Ltd (Tesco Lotus), will speak on Tesco’s journey in Thailand, the changing face of the retail market, Tesco in Phuket and future plans. The presentation will be followed by a Question and Answer session.
Specifically, Mr Christie will be speaking on Tesco Lotus expanding their footprint across Thailand and how they engage with local partners. Mr. Christie has a vast experience in retail industry, having served various top management level positions within Tesco Group around the world. His career at Tesco began in 1982. Over the 30-year period, John has helped driving growth across the business.
Before his appointment as CEO of Tesco Lotus in 2012, Mr Christie was CEO of Tesco in Slovakia for two years, COO of Tesco in Poland for two years, and CEO of Tesco in Japan for three years. His previous role as Express Store Operations Director at Tesco UK saw him lead the business through rapid growth.
At Tesco Lotus, John has led his team of more than 60,000 people in Thailand to grow the business based on a customer-centric approach. Tesco Lotus now serves more than 15 million customers every week from a network of over 1,800 stores across the nation as well as online grocery shopping channel and online marketplace platforms.