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.
After its acquisition of IBM's PC business, Lenovo has transformed itself from a China-based business to a global company.
L Catterton, the consumer-focused private equity fund, is counting on Asia for big opportunities.
Liu Chuanzhi, dubbed the "pioneer of Chinese capitalism," is this year's winner of the Lifetime Achievement Award at ABLA.
The Genting Group is counting on its expertise in the integrated resorts space in its potential expansion to Japan.
Carousell, the addictive Singaporean classifieds app, is looking at new ways to monetize its platform.
Huawei's co-CEO Ken Hu tells CNBC that 5G, AI and product feature improvements will transform smartphones over the next few years.
While uncertainty in the Philippines has increased, leaders in the Philippine business community appear to be relatively sanguine.
The tourism and leisure business can get volatile, but Hilton Worldwide's CEO thinks the legacy hotel chain has the right strategy.
The European Central Bank needs to recognize that the Europe's needs cannot be solved by monetary policy, UBS Chairman Axel Weber says.
Friday, 21 July 2017
Anchor Christine Tan
Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Leica Camera
The shakeup from the great digital shift is perhaps felt sharpest in the camera business. Christine Tan seeks out Andreas Kaufmann, the man who transformed Leica Camera, to capture his turnaround story and how the 103-year-old iconic company found its focus.
Managing Asia is the Asia Pacific region's ground-breaking interview programme featuring CEOs, entrepreneurs and other business leaders. Now in its 20th year, award-winning anchor Christine Tan looks at what makes the region's corporate titans and top entrepreneurs tick.
Saturday 06:00, 10:00, 19:00
Sunday 05:00, 07:00
Saturday 10:00, 17:00, 20:00
Sunday 03:00, 07:00, 09:00, 16:00, 18:00, 19:00, 21:00
Saturday 00:00, 04:00, 08:00, 10:00, 17:00
Sunday 01:00, 03:00, 05:00, 07:00, 14:00