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Forbes Media promotes William Adamopoulos as CEO for Asia at Forbes Media


By Ishbel Macleod, PR and social media consultant

February 19, 2013 | 1 min read

Forbes Media has announced the promotion of William Adamopoulos as CEO for Asia, which he will hold while concurrently remaining president and publisher of Forbes Asia.

The promotion is effective immediately.

Mike Perlis, Forbes Media president and CEO, said: “Will richly deserves this title and the respect and responsibilities that come with it. During his time at Forbes, he and the talented team he leads have built an extraordinary business in the region and elevated the presence of our brand in highly visible, positive and profitable ways.

“Forbes' performance in Asia over the last few years has been very strong. We are well positioned for continued future growth with our current Asian regional partners and opportunities in emerging economies.”

Adamopoulos joined Forbes Media in 1999 and established Forbes’ Asia headquarters in Singapore.


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