Zara joins the Chamber from commercial law firm Baker McKenzie where she led the business development, marketing and communications efforts for the firm's Myanmar operations. Over the past three years, Zara has been tracking economic and policy developments affecting the Myanmar business environment and engaging with foreign investors as they seek to navigate, set-up and expand operations. Zara brings an extensive background in events and project management, having spent five years with the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC and two years in Shanghai organizing corporate events and conferences for multinational clients. She focuses on growing the AMCHAM membership and identifying and implementing value-add benefits and services for the Chamber. Zara is based full time in Yangon.
Marketing and Events Manager
Mya Theingi studied biomedical sciences in Singapore and during her university years, she was an active member of the student club where she helped to organize school events and led the editorial committee. After graduation, Mya came back to Myanmar and has spent the last five years working primarily in sales and marketing across different sectors including pharmaceuticals and telecommunications.
Having worked as an international sales account and project manager, she has been exposed to communicating with global clients, focusing on building solid relationships and potential business cases. Moreover, she is also experienced in other administrative roles and was particularly involved in setting up SOPs for a streamlined workflow between cross-functional units.
Events and Office Assistant
With a B.A. degree in law, Andrew joined the Chamber from the legal field. Before joining AMCHAM Myanmar, Andrew worked for Lincoln Legal Service and also brings past NGO experience. His responsibilities include handling event and office logistics.