Motorsport Forum



The only motorsport business networking event in Asia. An important event for anyone involved in the motorsport industry, or who is looking to get involved. From young karters and junior formula drivers, to professional racers, race promoters, sponsors and circuit management, you will learn about effective sponsorship, the business of F1 and motorsport in general.

Meet and network with sponsor representatives and brands looking for new opportunities in racing.

All tickets include entry to The Podium Lounge Singapore 2017.


David Sonenscher- CEO Motorsport Asia Ltd

David has been the leading race promoter in Asia for over 20 years. He has brought many great race series to Asia from the Ferrari Challenge, touring car championship, Formula BMW, Porsche Carrera Cup Asia, GT Asia Series and Asia Festival of Speed (AFOS). Now concentrating on the very popular TCR racing series, David continues to put Asia on the map of international motorsports.

Alexandre Gibot- Head of Porsche Motorsport Asia Pacific

Alexandre sits in his new position for his rich experience and involvement with Porsche Motorsport in Asia, having been in charge of the Porsche Carrera Cup Asia for more than three years. Prior to that he managed the Porsche Carrera Cup France from 2011 to 2014.

Alex Yoong- x3 Audi R8 LMS Cup champion and Fox Sports F1 expert

Alex made history in 2016 when he won his third consecutive Audi R8 LMS Cup championship. He is the only Malaysian to have raced in the Formula One World Championship, partnering double World Champion Fernando Alonso and multiple race winner Mark Webber at the Minardi F1 team. When Alex is not on track he is co-host of Fox Sports F1 broadcast show Race Day

Peter Burns- Former McLaren Marketing Director

Peter Burns has over 30 years experience in the global motorsport industry, including 17 years in Formula One with McLaren as Senior Marketing Manager, working with legends including Alain Prost, Ayrton Senna and Mika Hakkinen. This included developing relationships with the sponsors and creating McLaren’s Grand Prix corporate hospitality.

Ben Potter- Asia Motorsport Development & Pit Talk Asia

Former Editor-In-Chief of Autosport Asia magazine, Ben started Pit Talk Asia- the world’s premier Asia motorsport news website, creating a platform to expose Asia motorsport to the world. He founded Asia Motorsport Development, a multi-service company that promotes, supports, develops and services Asian motorsport through media, PR, sponsorship and consulting.