Justin Then

Justin is the Chief Executive Officer of Lumos H+K Malaysia and H+K Singapore – a central hub for our Asia Business.

In his previous role, Justin was the Managing Director of Lumos Hill+Knowlton Strategies, as a result of the integration exercise between Justin’s own agency LUMOS PR and Hill+Knowlton Strategies in Malaysia.​

Prior to the integration exercise, Justin had led a team of 12 consultants under LUMOS PR where he provided strategic communications services and senior counsel on crisis and issues to a multitude of clients including McDonald’s, Heineken, CCC-ECRL, Mubadala Petroleum, Shell and Ministry of Education.​

Before venturing out to establish LUMOS PR in 2017, Justin was the Managing Director of Hill+Knowlton Strategies. ​Prior to that, Justin headed the Technology Practice at a local boutique agency where he led a team servicing clients such as Dell, Intel, Microsoft, Hitachi Data Systems, and Alcatel Lucent.​​

Justin’s core skills are in the areas of crisis & issues management, training (spokesperson training and crisis comms simulation), corporate communications, and technology.​

Justin was a hard-nosed technology journalist/editor with Computerworld Malaysia for over 8 years and also a founding editor of PC.com for two years. He holds a BA in Humanities (majoring in Philosophy) from La Trobe University, Australia.