Elaine Ng is the Head of Communications for Philips in ASEAN Pacific, leading a team that covers 14 countries across the region. Responsible for internal and external communications, Elaine devises, directs and executes all communications and PR strategies for Philips to grow its leadership in Health Technology via all relevant media including social channels. She is also a member of the Singapore Management Team at Philips. Elaine has more than 16 years of brand, communications and marketing experience working for high-technology companies and consumer brands such as Visa, Microsoft and Hewlett-Packard. A published writer, Elaine started her career in journalism. She holds a Master’s degree in Communications, with several published research articles. Elaine is fluent in English, Chinese/Mandarin and speaks some French and Bahasa Indonesian.