Wan Ling Martello has been our director since September 2015.
Wan Ling is a co-founder and partner of BayPine, a private equity firm based in Boston, U.S.A., a role she has held since February 2020. She served as the executive vice president and chief executive officer of the Asia, Oceania, and sub-Saharan Africa region for Nestlé SA from May 2015 to December 2018. She was Nestlé’s global chief financial officer from April 2012 to May 2015, and executive vice president from November 2011 to March 2012.
Prior to Nestlé, Wan Ling was a senior executive at Walmart Stores Inc. from 2005 to 2011. Her roles included executive vice president and chief operating officer for Global eCommerce, and senior vice president, chief financial officer and strategy for Walmart International. Before Walmart, she was president, U.S.A. at NCH Marketing Services Inc. She was with the firm from 1998 to 2005. She also worked at Borden Foods Corporation and Kraft Inc. where she held various senior management positions. She is currently a director of Uber Technologies, Inc., a company listed on the NYSE.
Wan Ling received a master’s degree in business administration (management information systems) from the University of Minnesota and a bachelor’s degree in business administration and accountancy from the University of the Philippines.