Diageo Asia Pacific, CSR director
As Corporate Social Responsibility Director for Diageo Asia Pacific based in Singapore, Lin works with both internal and external stakeholders from the public, private and civil society sectors to promote effective alcohol policies aimed at reducing alcohol-related harm. He is also in charge of Diageo's Responsible Drinking and Enriched Communities agenda throughout the region.
Lin has lived and worked extensively in Asia Pacific for over nineteen years. For many years he worked at the investment and government relations consultancy Batey Burn in Beijing, Shanghai and Hanoi. Prior to joining Diageo in late 2005, Lin spent three years in Vietnam with DKT International, a social marketing organization specializing in family planning and HIV/AIDS prevention programs.
Lin holds a BA in East Asian Studies from Princeton University and an MSc in Development Studies from the School of Oriental and African Studies, London University.