Hello – my name is Leigh. For over 18 years, I have built a track record for impact-driven strategic marketing communications leadership. I am passionate about “Building Influential Brands To Influence The World”.

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About Me

Hi, my name is Wong Giok Leigh (王学礼) and I have built a track record of over 18 years as an award-winning marketing and communications leader. I am passionate about “Building Influential Brands To Influence The World“.

This passion began early in college when I discovered the classical study of rhetoric. Since then, the study of how effective communications (whether a word, picture, idea or action) could persuade an audience (whether individuals, groups or even nations) towards a particular response continues to fascinate me to this day. This has developed into a lifelong pursuit to study what I call, “the art and science of Influence” (in all its fair and foul forms!).

I am currently the Head of Communications for Southeast Asia at Netflix. I am part of a team that helps formulate, execute and sustain a global communications strategy for Netflix in the Asia region.

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Updates

Four Oh.

As I approached the big four-oh, I spent some time reflecting how to mark this milestone birthday. I decided, on a whim, to write down forty things that came to mind in a stream-of-consciousness exercise when I looked back on four decades of life. These are, in no particular order, personal truths as well as collected … Continue reading Four Oh.

Rumah Netflix – Now Streaming in Jakarta

I was really proud of the team for successfully carrying out our Rumah Netflix (or, Netflix House, in Bahasa Indonesia) in Jakarta yesterday! The experiential event was designed to build brand and product awareness among local media, policy stakeholders, telco and content partners, as well as social media influencers. It was a showcase of our … Continue reading Rumah Netflix – Now Streaming in Jakarta

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Endorsements

I’ve been fortunate to have worked with amazing people. Some of them have very kind things to say about me.

 

I have been a colleague of Leigh’s for over 2 years, in his capacity as head of PR for Microsoft Malaysia, and part of this was in the same community of PR leads in the APAC region.

Leigh is one of the strongest members of the region-wide PR team, because of his drive to achieve results, and his out-of-the-box strategy and execution. I have seen a number of his public relations campaigns highlighted at the regional and global level because they are innovative, impactful, and just different.

Another strong quality of Leigh is that he is a great team player, and will not hesitate to share his “secret sauce” with other PR leads, so they may leverage from his best practices, learnings, and insights. He is definitely an asset to the company.

Renzo Belardo – SMB Marketing Communications Manager at Microsoft Asia Pacific

Leigh will be a valuable asset to any organisation because he is able to clearly identify and implement the overall strategic objectives that are required. He also has good leadership skills and is passionate in ensuring that the team is aligned with the same vision. He has consistently demonstrated his ability as a well-rounded professional who easily adapts to new ideas and challenges. In short, he will make a positive contribution to the company he works in!

Ng Siew Yen – Communications Production Services Advisor, Shell

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Contact

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