About Us

The APAC Network showcases Asia-Pacific’s brightest minds and tells our stories to the world.

Collaborating across the region, sharing knowledge and celebrating cultural diversity, the network focuses on the key issues shaping our future as together, we navigate the most challenging period in history. 

Open, intelligent dialogue has never been more critical. Our mission is to be that respected, inclusive, go-to source of fact-based information that genuinely makes a difference.

With a network of correspondents across Asia-Pacific and the support of leading universities, peak industry bodies and international business councils, we are the united voice of our region. 

Headed by some of the world’s most experienced media professionals, the network has ambitious growth plans to scale tracking alongside Asia-Pacific’s rapid emergence as the major contributor to global GDP by 2040.

Executives

Brent Rees

BRENT REES
Managing Director

Oriel Morrison

ORIEL MORRISON
Chief Strategy Officer

Advisory Panel

The Hon. Steve Ciobo

THE HON. STEVEN CIOBO

Managing Director, Head of Global Affairs and Engagement at Stonepeak and former Australian Federal Minister for Trade, Tourism and Investment.

Roger Bacon

ROGER BACON

Managing Director, Head of Investments Asia Pacific at Citi.

Annette Tilbrook

ANNETTE TILBROOK

Former Executive Director/Founding member Australia-ASEAN Chamber of Commerce.

Steve Okun

STEVE OKUN

Chair, American Chambers of Commerce Asia Pacific. CEO, APAC Advisors and Senior Advisor, McLarty Associates.