The Economist veteran Terrie Lam has left the company for Forbes Asia. Her new role at the Forbes is regional director, Forbes Asia, reporting to Joyce Lim, executive director, Forbes Asia.
Lam will now lead the territories of Malaysia, India, Taiwan, Philippines and IndoChina for Forbes Asia, as well as oversee events, print and online for these territories. She began in the role on 9 December.
Prior to this, Lam was at Economist for 12 years, she told Marketing. Her last title was regional director, Thought Leadership Integrated Sales, for Economist for the past three years. Before that, she held the title of head of Southeast Asia.