CEO Series 61: Dushyanthan Vaithiyanathan, Head of Consumer Business at Maxis Berhad

Dear YCM members,

We are are proud to announce that we will be hosting Dushyanthan Vaithiyanathan, Head of Consumer Business at Maxis Berhad for our 61st CEO Series. 

Dushyan is responsible for the end to end management of all mobile and fixed business for the consumer segment. He joined Maxis in January 2013, and was appointed as Head of Consumer Business on 10 June 2013. He brings over 16 years of regional experience in consumer marketing, business strategy and corporate finance, of which approximately nine years was spent in the telecommunications industry.

Maxis Berhad is the leading communications service provider in Malaysia. Maxis enables individuals, families and businesses to do more in an Always On world. As its customers increasingly immerse themselves in an ever expanding universe of connected applications, Maxis strives to provide an unmatched end-to-end internet experience – bringing together advanced always on connectivity and always great tech care.

The event is exclusive to only the first 100 members who registers and is on a first come first serve basis. (A confirmation email will be sent prior to the event to confirm your reservation)

The event wil be held as follows:-

  • Date: 19th January 2016 (Tuesday)
  • Time: 7.00 p.m. - 9.00 p.m.
  • Venue: Auditorium, Level 25, Menara Maxis

(Tip: if you are taking the LRT, please disembark at LRT KLCC. Menara Maxis is just 2 minutes within walking distance)

Registration is strictly required and is free-of-charge subject to availability of places. Please register here.


Dushyan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Law (combined honours) from University of Exeter, UK.

Prior to joining Maxis, he was the Vice President for Business Development for Telenor ASA, Bangkok, responsible for developing regional operating models, planning and managing cross border commercial initiatives and driving commercial business case developments in the region. Some of his senior assignments prior to Telenor include advisor to Managing Director and Executive Vice President of Unitech Wireless, Tamilnadu, as well as Head of Consumer Marketing and Head of Voice Products and Services for DiGi Telecommunications.