Douglas Foo is the founder and chairman of Sakae Holdings, a Singapore-based food and beverage company with more than 200 locations across Asia. For the past 17 years, he has been dedicated to building a global enterprise based on sustainable and socially responsible policies and practices. He is the recipient of numerous awards from the business community for his success in building a technologically innovative restaurant chain. While on fellowship, he explored the keys to developing and implementing a successful, sustainable global business model, with a focus on strategic partnerships and cross-cultural communication in the world market. He was also interested in the development and management of talent, environmental and social impact and sustainability issues, and corporate governance.


Sakae Holdings Ltd.



Areas of Interest

Environment, Information Technology/Telecommunications, Leadership training/development
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Single Nation/Region Program

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Destination Country

United States