Michelle Tanya Achuthan
Independent and Non-Executive Director
Nationality, Age, Gender
Malaysian, 47, Female
Date of Appointment
30 November 2017
Length of service (as of 16 August 2018)
Date of last Re-election
Academic / Professional Qualifications
Ms. Achuthan is a certified professional coach accredited by the International Coach Federation (ICF). She is also a certified Neuro Linguistics Programming practitioner accredited by the Association of Neuro Linguistics programming (ANLP).
Work Experience and Present Directorship(s)
Ms. Achuthan is a 27-year advertising veteran and is currently the Managing Director of MEC Malaysia, a GroupM agency. Prior to that she spent over a decade at BBDO Malaysia in various positions leaving as its Managing Director. Her years of experience includes having worked at agencies such as JWT as well as Saatchi & Saatchi over varied business categories including Airlines, FMCG, Tourism, Luxury Goods, Finance, Telco, Retail and F&B.