Wei Xiang Low
Head of Strategy
Before benshi, Wei worked at the headquarters of Kyowa Kirin, a Japan-based pharmaceutical company with global operations. There, he rotated through different corporate functions. Most recently, in investment planning, he worked closely with venture capitals and investment banks to pursue M&A and other growth opportunities for the company. He was also in the corporate strategy department, where he facilitated executive committee meetings for the CEO to make key decisions, and managed strategic projects such as digital transformation across multiple departments.
Prior to that, he spent some time in human resources, running the company’s global programs for leadership development. Overall, Wei possesses broad management experiences, having steered various interdisciplinary teams while working closely with senior management members.
Wei holds an MBA from INSEAD Business School, after studying in its France and Abu Dhabi campuses. His bachelor’s degree is from Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, where he majored in communication studies (with a minor in public policy). There, he completed journalism programs in Cambodia, Singapore, and North Korea, publishing over 100 news articles.