The associates

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Marc Stoiber

Future proofing

Marc Stoiber is a creative director, entrepreneur, green brand specialist and writer. He works with clients to build resilient, futureproof brands.

Marc’s leadership positions have included VP of Green Innovation at Maddock Douglas, President and Founder of Change Advertising, National Creative Director of Grey Canada and Creative Director of DDB Toronto.

He has helped two ad agencies rise from obscurity to market prominence, and his work has been recognized by virtually every international industry award for advertising and design.

Marc writes on brand innovation for Huffington Post, Fast Company, GreenBiz and Sustainable Life Media. He also speaks on the subject from coast to coast in America, and has been featured at TED. He can be reached at marc@marcstoiber.com

Senior Advisor at Daniel Koeppel and Associates Co.,Ltd.

Paul Robere

Management

Paul Robere, a native of the United States, is resident in Thailand since 1991.

He is the owner of a leading consulting company in Bangkok.
Since 1992 he is an active driver of Thailand’s Quality management system implementations (ISO 9000, ISO 14001 EMS) in the hospitality industry among other key industries.

In 2000 Paul Robere was instrumental to Novotel Bangkok on Siam Square obtaining their ISO 9001:2000 certification, as the first hotel worldwide.

Paul Robere, in his spare time, teaches Management at the International Hotel and Tourism Industry Management School (ITIM)

Senior Technical Advisor DKNA

Silvio Reale

Technology

Silvio Reale is the Chief Executive Officer for VDA Asia Pacific and joined VDA in 2008. VDA, with its headquarters in Pordenone Italy, is a multinational software and solutions provider with a proven hospitality end-to-end IP based platform for digital HD interactive TV, in room energy management technology and digital signage.

Mr. Reale has over 20 years experience in the field of Automation and Control and IT related technology and has held Senior Management, Marketing and Product Management positions with Siemens and Honeywell International. Mr. Reale, an Australian national based in Bangkok Thailand, holds a degree in Automation & Control and a Master of Business & Technology from the University of NSW and he is driven by a passion for innovation. Today he leads the VDA Asia Pacific team, a provider of hotel technology to over 1,600 hotels worldwide in > 200,000 rooms serving hotels, hospitals, cruise ships and luxury living residential developments.

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Fausta Borsani

Human Rights

Fausta Borsani is an agricultural engineer with economical specialisation and an expert in the field of sustainability and human rights. After her graduation from the ETH Zurich, she worked for large companies as well as for various NGOs. She was responsible for ethical projects and issue management at Migros (Switzerland’s largest retail chain) where she built up sustainability communication and projects for the most important commodities as well as strengthened the supply chains of the whole assortment, introducing and controlling ethical standards. Later she acted as Head of Corporate Responsibility at the travel company Kuoni, with focus on projects against sex tourism and human trafficking, climate resilience of tourism destinations, working conditions on premises and water resources conflicts. Her last employment was as project director of the Foundation for Sexual Health, where she developed prevention projects in collaboration with the Swiss Federal Office of Public Health FOPH. She now works as an independent consultant focusing on sustainability and human rights.