Managing Asia

Christine Tan

Christine Tan
Anchor, CNBC Asia Pacific

Christine Tan is the Singapore-based anchor for CNBC's longest-running feature programme "Managing Asia" interviewing prominent CEOs and leaders of top companies doing business in Asia.

Tan has more than 17 years of experience in journalism, more than half of which was with CNBC. During her career, she has covered the business and financial market impact from major news events like the Asian Economic Crisis, the Dot Com Bubble Crash, 9-11 attacks in the US and SARS Outbreak.

She received the Silver World Medal for Best Anchor at the 2009 New York Festivals Television Programming and Promotion Awards and also won the Best Current Affairs Presenter award at the 2008 Asian Television Awards.

Previously, Tan received the Best News Program award at the 2004 Asian Television Awards on behalf of The Asian Wall Street Journal. The same program also won a finalist award at the 2004 New York Festivals for Coverage of a Breaking News Story. She was a finalist for Best News Anchor in 2001 and 2002 at the New York Festivals Awards and also a Best Current Affairs Presenter finalist at the 1997 and 2006 Asian Television Awards.

She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and English and a Masters of Arts with Honors in Sociology from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.


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  • Upcoming Episode

    Friday, 30 September 2016

    Anchor Christine Tan

    Daniel Zhang
    CEO, Alibaba Group

    Kunal Bahl
    Co-founder and CEO, Snapdeal

    Magesvaran Suranjan
    Asia Pacific President, Procter & Gamble

    Malina Ngai
    COO, A. S. Watson Group

    Singapore Summit

    Asia is seeing the dawn of a new consumer era. With a burgeoning middle class expected to reach 3.2 billion people by 2030, companies are racing to understand what exactly do Asian consumers want? How do millenials shop? How are online stores going offline, and vice versa? In a special panel discussion at Singapore Summit, Christine Tan talks to some of the biggest players in Asia to find out what it takes to win in this competitive market.

    About Managing Asia

    "Managing Asia" is the Asia Pacific region's ground-breaking interview program featuring CEOs, entrepreneurs and other business leaders. Hosted by award-winning anchor Christine Tan, the show looks at what makes the region's corporate titans and top entrepreneurs tick.


    Asia (SIN/HK)

    Friday 17:30

    Saturday 06:00, 10:00, 19:00

    Sunday 05:00, 07:00, 11:00

    Monday 04:00

    Australia (SYD)

    Saturday 17:00, 20:00

    Sunday 03:00, 07:00, 09:00, 11:00, 16:00, 18:00, 21:00

    Monday 00:00, 02:00

    Europe (CET)

    Friday 23:00

    Saturday 04:00, 08:00, 10:00, 17:00, 20:00

    Sunday 01:00, 03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 16:00, 19:00, 22:30

    Monday 23:30



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