Sherene Azli

Director of Transformation and Head of APAC & Kuala Lumpur office


Sherene is a visionary leader with a career spanning 26 years across multi-sectors, driving business goals towards exceptional outcomes. She held top management roles in telecommunication industry and government agencies with her last post as the CEO of Malaysia Healthcare Travel Council (MHTC), under the Ministry of Health Malaysia. Sherene’s expertise is anchored on business transformation and turnaround with core strengths in strategy, planning and strategic collaboration. Her proven track records are evident in her previous work in the areas of healthcare transformation, strategic business development, branding, marketing, sustainability, alliances and nation-building. At MHTC, Sherene trail-blazed the transformation of Malaysia healthcare travel industry resulting in Malaysia rising to be the preferred medical travel destination globally, carrying an amplified Malaysia Healthcare brand with distinctive value propositions. Personally, Sherene is passionate about education, leadership development and volunteerism, where she aspires to continue making a difference in nation-building work, investing her time as a leadership trainer/motivator, and as a guest lecturer at various universities to help bring industry relevance to academic learning.