Markus Steger joins Connell as Vice President – Portfolio, Marketing & Innovation

August 16, 2021 — Press Releases,

San Francisco/Singapore, 16 August:  I am very pleased to announce that Markus Steger has joined Connell as Vice President – Portfolio, Marketing & Innovation, based out of our regional headquarters in Singapore.

Markus’ extensive career started in advertising in London.  Following that, Markus had the opportunity to move into the world of Flavours & Fragrances (F&F) at Firmenich, followed by Symrise where he was President of APAC for the Scent and Care team.  Most recently Markus was at Eurofragance as the Regional General Manager for Asia Pacific and Global Development Director.

Markus is focused on creating new business opportunities through close supplier and customer relationships, by generating market relevant ideas, concepts, applications, and innovations.

A Swiss-Brit, he has a long-standing relationship with the Asia-Pacific region as he was born in The Philippines and has spent more than 15 years in Shanghai, Tokyo, and Singapore where he now lives.  Markus received his BSc in Government from the University of Essex and an MSc in International Relations from the London School of Economics

Markus enjoys reading, a nice glass of wine, and cycling around Singapore when he’s not working.

Azita Owlia

President and CEO, Connell