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Business Clinic with DBT’s Export Support Service APAC - Newcastle

Date: 30th March 2023 

Time: 09:30 - 15:00 

Location: The County Hotel, Neville St, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 5DF


09:30 - 10:00 

Registration and Refreshments

10:00 - 10:05

Welcome Speech 

10:05 - 11:05 

Doing Buisness in APAC

11:05 - 11:20 

Coffee Break

11:20 - 12:00 

Export Academy

12:00 - 12:30

Lunch & Networking Session 

12:30 - 15:00

Business Clinic Session 


Closing Speech/Close 


Chutikarn Pleanchote 
Senior Market Advisor of the Export Support Service in Bangkok, Thailand 

Chutikarn earned many years of experience working in international trade promotion agencies before joining ESS IM APAC team from its first launch in 2022.

Hung Nguyen 
Export Support Service (ESS) Hub Officer based in Vietnam 

Hung joined the DBT’s ESS IM APAC team since 2022. He currently leads in supporting the UK companies looking to expand their business in the Asia Pacific region and facilitating introductions to market advisors as well as DBT sector leads at Post.

Finlay Field 
Export Support Service officer for Australia and New Zealand 

Finlay has worked in research and communications roles across the UK and EU, and now assists UK companies wanting to grow their presence in ANZ. Fin is a dual-citizen British Kiwi, and grew up in the South West of England. He is based in Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand. Fin holds a first-class degree from the University of Oxford, and is studying Māori Laws & Philosophy in his spare time at Te Wānanga o Raukawa.