Forrest Didier - CEO, Apsara Ventures, USA

Forrest Didier is CEO of Apsara Ventures LLC, a global venture company with investment focus in the digital/mobile world of media, advertising, research, gaming, and information services across Asia. Headquartered in Seattle, Apsara works with US and Asian businesses to gain access to capital, develop strategies and identify and negotiate opportunities to bolster international expansion efforts and, in China, partners with Beijing Linden to provide added capabilities.

Mr. Didier is a pioneer in online information services, driving the launch of first-ever internet measurement services in Asia. He has over 25 years of global experience in marketing, media and internet services in a variety of senior roles in Finance, M&A, Strategic Planning and as MD, Nielsen Media Research - Asia Pacific and MD, NetRatings - Asia Pacific Latin America. Mr. Didier sits on the Board of Directors of Singaporean-based STATSIT Pte. Ltd.