CEO of Forbes Media Asia Pte Ltd

William P. Adamopoulos


Will Adamopoulos is the CEO of Forbes Media Asia Pte Ltd and also serves as the CEO/Asia for Forbes Media LLC. He joined Forbes in 1999 and established Forbes’ Asia headquarters. During his quarter century with Forbes, he launched Forbes Asia magazine as well as local Forbes editions in Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Korea, Thailand and Vietnam. He also developed a successful conference business, led by the Forbes Global CEO Conference – an annual gathering of CEOs, entrepreneurs, investors and thought leaders.

Prior to joining Forbes, Adamopoulos was the Publisher and Managing Director of The Asian Wall Street Journal, and the President of Dow Jones Publishing Company (Asia).

Adamopoulos is an Advisory Board Member of Asia Partners and Senior Advisor to BandLab Technologies, Pacific Century Group and Barings Private Equity Asia.

He previously served as a Non-Independent & Non-Executive Director at Yeo Hiap Seng Ltd,  Senior Advisor to GrabTaxi Holdings and One Championship, Board Director for Redington (India) Limited, and an Advisor to Next Gen Foods Pte Ltd and Diligent Corporation.

A graduate of Harvard College where he studied Economics, Adamopoulos is based in Singapore.

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