director of business development, apac
IPONWEB

Niraj is part of APAC’s first generation of programmatic evangelists, with 9 years in the region. He is a committed member of the digital advertising community, taking an active role while serving on a multitude of IAB committees, including the programmatic group for +3 years. He is an accomplished speaker, presenting at training events in Singapore, Hong Kong, and conferences including ATS Singapore, Programmatic Malaysia and the WFA Digital Governance Forum.

Niraj leads IPONWEB’s APAC sales efforts, signing clients such as MCN in Australia and was recently voted “Adtech Personality of the Year - APAC” from ExchangeWire for his contributions to the region.

Judging panel

Kok Jong Ng

adcloud specialist
Adobe

Silas Lewis-Meilus

head of media, apac
GSK Consumer Health

Grant Baxter

head of brand strategy, apac
Twitter

Vivian Yeung

managing director
MediaCom Singapore

NIRAJ NAGPAL

director of business development, apac
IPONWEB

James Sampson

regional head, partnerships & strategy
GrabAds at Grab

John Williams

vice president advertising sales, Singapore, South & South East Asia
BBC Global News Ltd

Klara Krok

head of business and distribution
Dentsu X

Phil Townend

chief commercial officer, apac
Unruly

Chris Mooney

head of apac, dynamix
Jellyfish

Neha Mathur

head of growth, asia
ClassPass

Ranji David

director, apac – marketing services
World Federation of Advertisers

Rohit Dadwal

managing director, asia pacific
Mobile Marketing Association

Avery Akkineni

vice president
VaynerMedia

Josephine Tan

Director, Digital Solution Readiness
McDonald's

Pippa Berlocher

managing director
DWA, A Merkle Company

Michel De Rijk

ceo, apac
S4Capital

Sanchit Sanga

general partner & independent digital advisor
Quorev

Vincent Niou

head of programmatic, apac
Essence

Jennifer Chase

vice president, digital sales, solutions & operations
Mediacorp

Tejas Apte

global media director
Unilever

Krishnan Menon

chief client officer, apac
Wunderman

John Matthews

director of customer acquisition
Kayo Sports

Diogo Andrade

automation lead, sea, hk & tw
Spotify

Hari Shankar

chief executive officer
Singapore Media Exchange