Simon Pangrazio, Singapore

Simon Pangrazio is Managing Partner of WATATAWA. He has more than 20 years experience in strategic communications in Asia-Pacific and, immediately prior to being an integral part of the launch of WATATAWA, was Regional CEO for Burson-Marsteller responsible for all of the firm’s operations across Asia-Pacific. A corporate positioning, financial communications and crisis management specialist, Simon has lived and worked in five Asia-Pacific markets and has a deep knowledge of market dynamics and how they affect organisations and their stakeholders in those markets. He has worked extensively with clients in Mainland China, Hong Kong, Australia, Indonesia, Japan, Malaysia and Singapore. Along the way he has created a deep network of business relationships in the region and his in-depth understanding of industry sectors includes banking and financial services, telecommunications, food and beverage, mining and resources and technology.