Mr Charles Ormiston

Founder, Bain & Company Southeast Asia, Inc.

Charles Ormiston is the founding partner of Bain & Company’s Singapore office. Mr. Ormiston currently serves as a member of the Global Nominating Committee and is a leader of the firm’s Global Transformation Group. Past roles include election to the firm’s world-wide management committee, co-leading a comprehensive review of Bain & Company’s global strategy and supporting the opening of several new offices in developing markets.
 
Mr. Ormiston works with senior business executives on challenging restructurings and major change programmes. His track record spans a broad range of industries including retail, consumer products, telecommunications, media, technology, financial services, logistics, private equity and government institutions. Having first located to Singapore in 1986, he is an acknowledged expert on the strategy, operational and organisational issues facing business leaders in the Asia-Pacific region.
 
Mr. Ormiston earned an MBA with high distinction from Harvard Business School, where he was named a Baker Scholar. He is Chairman of the Board of Governors of the United World College of SE Asia and a Trustee of the Singapore University of Technology and Design.