Zone President for East Asia & Japan
Tommy Leong is the Zone President for East Asia & Japan for Schneider Electric. Since his appointment in 2015, he has led the company operations in South-East Asia, Taiwan, Korea, Japan, and Mongolia, driving business performance and transformation.
With 25 years of business experience, Tommy formerly held management and marketing roles at Philips, including President of Philips Lighting for Greater China and Vice-President of Philips Consumer Lifestyle for ASEAN and Pacific. During his 13 years at Philips, he was responsible for leading and developing many diverse professional and consumer businesses in Asia-Pacific and China.
He started his career with 9 years at Procter & Gamble where he gained experience in marketing and brand management roles in South-East Asia, covering the babycare and haircare categories.
Tommy graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1992 with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, and has completed executive development programs with INSEAD, Stanford-NUS and Cheung Kong Graduate School of Business