Former Head of Disney University Training Team at Disney Corporate Headquarters
Doug Lipp is a distinguished international consultant, eight-time
author, and former head of training at the legendary Disney
University. His latest book is the best-selling Disney U: How
Disney University Develops the World’s Most Engaged, Loyal, and
At age 29, his celebrated talent catapulted him to the helm of the
legendary Disney University training team at Walt Disney corporate
headquarters. Fluent in Japanese, he also helped Disney open its first
international theme park as a member of the Tokyo Disneyland start-up team.
With over 30 years of combined experience at Disney and in private
practice, he inspires and challenges hundreds of organizations
worldwide. In presentations, he shares how Disney overcame spectacular
strategic challenges to unleash one of the most improbable success
stories in corporate history.
Country Head, Grab Philippines
Brian Cu is the Country Head of Grab Philippines. He oversees each
brand’s operations, campaigns, and brand development. His sincere
interest in furthering transport solutions in the country pushes the
organization towards fulfilling its mission of providing safe and
reliable public transportation for Filipinos.
Before helping establish Grab in the Philippines, Brian also
co-founded numerous start-ups in the region including Zalora
Philippines and Go-Jek Indonesia.
Brian graduated with first class honors in 2008, majoring in Finance
with a minor in technopreneurship from the National University of
Singapore. He is an avid golfer and plays when he has free time.
South Pacific Regional CIO at Huawei
Barry Lerner is the CIO for Huawei Technologies, South Pacific
Region. In this role he is responsible for leading a team that works
with both Government and Telecom Operators in relation to National ICT
Infrastructure and Smart City Programs.
With over 30 years experience in the Telecommunication and IT
Industry, Barry has held various positions in AT&T, IBM, HP,
Bearing Point, and Accenture. In these positions he has worked across
various disciplines from many different aspects of Engineering,
Research, IT & Network Consulting, and Marketing and Solutions development.