Stephen Ashworth

Managing Director
Hutchison Thailand & South East Asia

Stephen is currently Managing Director – Thailand & South East Asia for Hutchison Ports, the ports and related services division of Hong Kong listed CK Hutchison Holdings Limited (CK Hutchison).

Prior to his current position, Stephen was Managing Director – Myanmar, Thailand & Vietnam for Hutchison Ports between 2015 and 2016 and Chief Executive Officer of Hutchison Ports Indonesia between 2010 and 2014.

Stephen previously worked for the CK Hutchison Group between 1992 and 2001 in various finance and management positions.

Between 2002 and 2010, Stephen was Asia Pacific Chief Financial Officer for the Constituency Management Group (CMG), the marketing communications division of the US listed Interpublic Group. During his time with CMG, he had overall responsibility for CMG’s finance function in the Asia Pacific region.

Stephen is also a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants.

About Hutchison Ports

Hutchison Ports is the ports and related services division of CK Hutchison, one of the largest companies listed on the main board of The Hong Kong Stock Exchange. CK Hutchison has five core businesses – ports and related services, retail, infrastructure, energy and telecommunications.

Hutchison Ports is the world’s leading port investor, developer and operator with a network of port operations spanning 26 countries throughout Asia, the Middle East, Africa, Europe, the Americas and Australasia. Over the years, Hutchison Ports has expanded into other logistics and transportation-related businesses, including cruise ship terminals, airport operations, distribution centres, rail services and ship repair facilities.

In 2019, the Hutchison Ports Group handled a combined throughput of 86 million twenty foot equivalent units (TEUs) of containers.

Sessions

Addressing the State of the Sector
Tuesday 18th May 2021, 2:00PM – 3:00PM BST
Our Industry experts will debate the impact of the most significant events of the six months that have passed since CTAC 2020, starting the week by addressing the most pressing challenges facing the sector and discussing the continued impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on operations.