Rhandell Rubio
Aug 16, 2011

Philips appoints Laura Ashton as head of marketing, emerging markets

ASIA-PACIFIC - Electronics company Philips has today appointed Laura Ashton as vice president and head of marketing for lighting in emerging markets, Asia-Pacific and Latin America. Her appointment is effective immediately, and will be based in Singapore.

Laura Ashton joins Philips in Singapore

In her new role, Ashton will primarily be responsible for marketing, business development and commercial activities for emerging markets, including India, China, Pakistan, East Asia, and Oceania.

She will lead a large emerging markets team of experienced brand, channel, product and specialised competence marketers based primarily in Singapore, along with 'dotted line' relationships with country marketing heads in the emerging markets region.

Ashton told Campaign that her initial plans upon settling...

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