John Wroughton Brown




John Wroughton Brown is Chief Executive Officer of Agoda, one of the world’s fastest growing online accommodation platforms. John joined the company in 2010, originally as Vice President.

During his tenure at Agoda, John has been responsible for product, customer experience, partner services, market development, marketing and branding initiatives, leading the company during a period of sustained global growth.

Prior to joining Agoda, John was an economic advisor to the Minister of Commerce and Industry, Afghanistan through USAID. John spent six years with the Boston Consulting Group, in his last position working as a Principal and focusing on financial services, industrial goods, and technology in the Bangkok and Boston offices. John also served over three years in the Peace Corps as an enterprise development advisor.

John holds an MBA in Finance from the Wharton School, and also holds a BA in English Literature, cum laude, from Yale.