This year’s Gold Standard Awards 2024 will be judged by some of the biggest names in the region.

If you would like to nominate a colleague to be a judge, or to put yourself forward to join our independent judging panel,  please contact

Abhinav Kanchan

President and Group Head of Corporate Communications and CSR


Agnes Hui

Head of Group Corporate Communications

Wharf Holdings

Ang Shih-Huei


H/Advisors Klareco

Anjali Patil

Head of Brand & Communications, Southeast Asia
BNP Paribas

Carolyn Devanayagam

Head of Corporate Affairs, APAC

Weber Shandwick

Christopher Daguimol

Director for Corporate Communications


Claudia Chan

Senior Director, Public Policy – ASEAN & South Pacific

The Coca-Cola Company

Danny Tan

Managing Director


Dean Gould

Chief Marketing Officer

Southern Cross University

Helen Wailes

Senior Director, APAC Communications

Boston Scientific

 Jacob Holder

Managing Director
The Möbius Agency (TMA)

Jan Harling

Virtus Asia Consulting

Jeff Paine

Managing Director
PS- Engage Global Government Relations

Dr. Karine Lohitnavy-Frick

Master Connector

Midas Communications International Co., Ltd.

Kiri Sinclair

Founder & CEO


Li Lu

Founder and Principal

GM & Associates

Lionel Zetter

Vice President

Public Affairs Asia

 Manavi Jain 

Senior Counsellor AVP, Public Policy and Communications

Peak XV Partners

Marcus Loh



Marion Ang

Co-Founder and ESG & Government Lead

TriOn & Co

Mark Michelson

Senior Counsellor

APCO Worldwide

Melwyn Abraham

PR & Digital Director

Matrix Public Relations LLC

Nattabhorn Buamahakul

Managing Partner

Vero Advocacy

Nitin Mantri

Regional Executive Managing Director for APAC, WE Communications, & Group CEO

Avian WE

Paulus Soriano

PR Account Director

Vero Philippines

Peter Witton

Co-founder & Director

Anthem Asia

Sassoon Grigorian

Vice President, Asia Pacific Government Affairs & Public Policy


Steven Okun


APAC Advisors

Sujit Patil

Vice President & Head Corporate Brand and Communications
Godrej Industries Limited and Associate Companies

Tom Evrard

Senior Managing Director

FTI Consulting

Victoria Guo

Partner, Head of Shanghai

SEC Newgate

Whitney Foard Small

Founding Editor

Crushed Lime Media LLC