Malina Ngai is the Group Chief Operating Officer of A.S. Watson Group (ASW), and the Chief Executive Officer of A.S. Watson (Asia & Europe). ASW is the largest international health and beauty retailer with annual revenue of USD20 billion and a network of more than 16,000 offline and online stores, with 12 retail brands in 27 markets in Asia and Europe.
Malina joined ASW from its parent company CK Hutchison (formerly Hutchison Whampoa) in 2001. She was appointed Group COO in December 2013 and CEO in November 2019. She has been instrumental in formulating the company’s customer strategy, driving digital transformation, building big data analytics capabilities, as well as developing strategic partnerships with international suppliers and technology companies.