Ashley joined the Secretariat in August 2014. He oversees the development and implementation of an integrated communications strategy that engages and connects APRU's stakeholders and member universities. The communications portfolio will facilitate APRU's integration as a key player of the Asia-Pacific regional architecture.
Ashley graduated with a Bachelor of Business Management (Cum Laude) from Singapore Management University, majoring in Marketing and Strategic Management (Entrepreneurship Track). His communications experience includes internship roles at Ernst and Young and Apple. He has also worked a student consultant for SMEs at the UOB-SMU Asian Enterprise Institute.
Involved in numerous social initiatives, Ashley has travelled to China and Malaysia for volunteer work and even clinched his alma mater's social innovation team challenge award.