Mr Bedingham spent twenty years as the Regional Managing Director of Moet Hennessy Asia-Pacific, LVMH, spearheading the Asia-Pacific growth of Moet Hennessy’s portfolio of luxury wines and spirits including Veuve Clicquot, Moet et Chandon, Hennessy, Cloudy Bay, Dom Perignon, Krug and Glenmorangie, turning the region into a major contributor to the Moet Hennessy Group’s turnover and profit. During this time, he also spent seven years as a Non-Executive Director of the DFS Group, a Hong Kong based travel retailer of luxury products with a network of duty-free stores in over 17 major airports.
Mr Bedingham is currently the President and CEO of Singapore Myanmar Investco (SMI), a company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, which invests and manages businesses in Myanmar.
From 1997 to 2002, Mr Bedingham was a Director Jardine Pacific, a subsidiary of Jardine Matheson, which represents a significant number of the Group’s non-listed interests in Asia, including in engineering and construction, transport services, restaurants and IT services.
Mr Bedingham is a graduate of the University of Oxford.