Locations / Contact

WATATAWA has offices, affiliates and capabilities — backed by significant local experience — in Asia’s key markets. We also have affiliate relationships with partner firms in Europe, the United States, the Middle East and Latin America.

Singapore / Indonesia / Malaysia

We work with clients on communications issues in Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia and other Southeast Asian markets. We have handled major IPOs, including one of the region’s most significant dual listings, financial communications, crisis preparedness and response and media relations programmes for local, multinational and government clients. Managing Partner Simon Pangrazio has more than 20 years experience across Asian markets.

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#03-03 Red Dot Traffic Building
28 Maxwell Road
Singapore 069120
Tel: +65 6592 6950
simon.pangrazio@watatawa.asia

Hong Kong / Greater China

WATATAWA’s senior leadership team has years of experience in serving Hong Kong based clients on both their local and regional needs. The firm currently works with Hong Kong-based senior executives of some of the world’s leading corporations on strategic positioning, trade and regulatory issues analysis, key messaging, crisis preparedness, and stakeholder engagement training and communications workshops. WATATAWA Founder and CEO Bill Rylance is based in Hong Kong and has worked with public and private sector clients across a broad range of communications issues over the past three decades.

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Suite 2806 Bank of America Tower
12 Harcourt Road
Central
Hong Kong
Tel: +65 9010 9746; +852 2545 6883
bill.rylance@watatawa.asia

Korea

Our experience in Korea began when our founding partners managed the global media relations for the 1988 Seoul Olympics. We also developed the international communications programme behind Korea’s successful bid for the 2002 FIFA World Cup. Our Korea track record includes working with a number of administrations to support Presidential Summits and working with both multinationals in the domestic market and major Korean conglomerates on international communications issues. Our Seoul-based Chief Operating Officer, Jeonghwa Ryu, has worked in broadcasting, advertising and public relations.

WATATAWA
3rd Floor Yeoksam Building
831-18 Gangnam Gu
Seoul
Tel: +82 10 3308 9140
jeonghwa.ryu@watatawa.asia

Philippines

The Philippines is now one of the fastest-growing economies in Asia presenting a range of new opportunities for multinationals in a number of sectors. WATATAWA founding partner Bryan Matthews is based in Manila and has more than 25 years’ experience in media and public affairs consulting in Asia including as a foreign correspondent based in the Philippines covering business and political issues.

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Suite 6C, Amorsolo Tower East
Rockwell
Makati 1200
Manila
Tel: +63 926 7034 233
bryan.matthews@watatawa.asia