Mr Asri Hassan Sabri has over 30 years of experience in various management, consulting and entrepreneur engagements in the IT and telecom industry. He currently serves as a Group Chief Corporate Officer at Axiata Group since September 2018. He is primarily responsible for the governance of Axiata’s corporate centre and broadly looking at all aspects of stakeholder management. He is also accountable for matters concerning corporate affairs, which includes corporate communications and sustainability, regulatory, brand & marketing.
Earlier, Asri served as the Chief Executive Officer at Axiata Business Services Sdn Bhd, which is the regional enterprise business arm of Axiata. He was also the Group Chief Business Operations Officer of Axiata, where he was responsible for the performance management of Axiata's operating companies.
Prior to joining Axiata, he was a strategic partner with Provident Capital Partners, a private equity fund operating primarily in Indonesia and Singapore. He was also consulting for one of the largest independent tower company in Indonesia.
Asri had also served as Country President for Motorola Malaysia; with sales, manufacturing and R&D operations across the country. Besides Motorola, he has also worked in various management and regional roles with other multinational corporations (MNCs) such as Nokia and Digital Equipment Corporation.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle, Australia. He has also completed various management programs conducted by INSEAD, IMD and other organisations throughout his career.