ALIA has formed six subcommittees to help advance the organisation’s agenda and to influence change. The Subcommittees are the working foundation of our organisation with each group taking ownership of a specific area of policy or interest and meeting every quarter to review and plan activities.


Events & Activities

The ALIA Events & Activities Subcommittee plans and executes association activities that bring members and stakeholders together to facilitate connections, collaborations and knowledge sharing. ALIA events and activities include the Annual Meeting, training workshops and education courses, webinars, member networking events and much more. Visit our events page for details on past and future activities.


Watcharapong (Alex) Pathompanich
Business Development Manager P.S.P. Specialties Co., Ltd.

Governance, Best Practices & International Relations

ALIA’s Corporate Governance, Best Practices and International Relations Subcommittee engages governments and authorities on regulatory matters pertaining to the manufacture, import and sale of lubricants.


Beth Jones
Vice President and General Counsel Hangsterfer’s, Inc.


Gagandeep Singh
GM Lubricants Business Transformation Shell Lubricants Asia Pacific

Professional Development

The ALIA Professional Development Subcommittee promotes knowledge, technical competence and social responsibility in lubricants manufacturing and its related industries. The subcommittee conducts technical and management training courses and professional certifications.


Eugene Chen
Business Development Manager Patech Fine Chemicals Co., Ltd.


The Membership Subcommittee oversees and manages the recruitment, retention, and engagement of ALIA members. The group plays a critical role in the growth of ALIA’s membership base by ensuring member value remains at the core of the organisation.


Andy Notomuljo
Director of Sales & Marketing – APAC Master Chemical


ALIA is an environmentally and socially responsible association. The Sustainability Subcommittee plays a central role in promoting sustainable practices to members, stakeholders and the broader community. Guidance and support to members is provided on implementing sustainable practices in their operations through training, resources and best practice sharing.


Charlotte Kehoe
Technology Manager Asia Pacific BP Castrol Singapore Pte Ltd

Technology & Information

This subcommittee serves as a technical resource centre for members on matters related to engine oils and other consumer-facing lubricant products. The group offers guidance on issues such as electric vehicles and their impact on the region, updates on oil specifications, environmental regulations, grease developments, and more.


Paul Nai
​​Regional Business Director Lubrizol Southeast Asia Pte Ltd

How to get involved

We encourage all ALIA members to become involved in our subcommittees to help advance our collective interests. ALIA member companies can nominate one representative for each subcommittee. The representative does not need to be the official ALIA representative.