May Arthapan

Position:

Director, Asia-Pacific Forecasting

Location:

Bangkok

Date joined LMC Automotive:

2000

May Arthapan is Director of Asia-Pacific Forecasting, which spans across fourteen major Asian markets. May oversees day-to-day operations of the forecasting group, leads the team to produce LMC Automotive’s latest view on the outlook of the industry and expand the firm’s business in this part of the world.

May has 18 years of experience in the industry. Her experience includes automotive research and consulting, industry forecasts, market and investment strategy, competitive analysis, product and brand positioning. She also speaks regularly at various industry conferences.

Prior to joining the company in 2000, May was an investment banker. She graduated with an MBA degree from the University of Chicago. Her interests span outside business to economics, physics and history which she reads extensively.