Food delivery platform BAEMIN Vietnam and Malaysia’s largest public pension fund KWAP have announced top-deck appointments.
BAEMIN Vietnam has new CEO
Food delivery platform BAEMIN Vietnam has appointed Jinwoo Song as its chief executive officer (CEO) effective January 1, 2022.
Song replaces Kiwan Ihn, who has taken on the new role as chief international officer for Woowa DH Asia JV headquartered in Singapore.
Song joined BAEMIN Vietnam last April as the chief strategy officer. In this new role, he will be responsible for setting up the sustainable development strategy for BAEMIN’s operations in Vietnam, including food delivery, BAEMIN Mart, BAEMIN Kitchen and BAEMIN Studio.
BAEMIN is an online food delivery application operated by Woowa Brothers Vietnam, one of 13 members of Woowa DH Asia JV.
Woowa DH Asia is a joint venture between Woowa Brothers and Delivery Hero, one of the world’s leading food delivery corporations.
Malaysia’s KWAP appoints new CIO
Malaysia’s largest public pension fund Kumpulan Wang Persaraan, better known as KWAP, has appointed Hazman Hilmi Sallahuddin as its new chief investment officer (CIO), effective January 3, 2022, according to an announcement.
Hazman was most recently managing director of Damansara Assets, the real estate arm of the government-linked Johor Corporation. Before that, he worked at sovereign fund Khazanah Nasional Berhad.
Hazman has experience across private equity and venture capital with a focus on strategy, investment execution, deal negotiations, and value creation planning.
KWAP manages RM140.8 billion ($33 billion) in assets.