Indran Balavishnu, Country Head, Malaysia
Indran Balavishnu, started his career in event management by doing top of the line events for clients such as Samsung, Leo Burnett, Malaysian Airports, Westports to name a few. He quickly moved on to media sales and joined TheEdge, Malaysia premier business newspaper in 2004 as their Advertising Account Manager and was soon promoted as Advertising Manager in TheSun daily newspaper, which was within the Nexnews Group. During his stint within the Nexnews group, he was one of the top sales manager and was instrumental in bringing new business. In 2009, Indran joined AirAsia Berhad as their Media Manager and was reporting directly to Kathleen Tan. He was tasked to spearhead the Media division which compromised the in-flight magazine, online and ambient media. He is now the Country Manager for PHAR Partnerships Malaysia.