Regional Management


Melisa Tantoco Quijano

President, Nu Skin Enterprises Asia products


Melisa Tantoco Quijano serves as President of NSE Asia Products, Nu Skin Enterprises’ regional headquarters based in Singapore that supports the company’s Asian markets.

Prior to this assignment, she served as President of Nu Skin Asia Pacific, which includes Japan, Korea, Southeast Asia and the Pacific. Previously, Melisa served as President of the South Asia/Pacific region, General Manager for Nu Skin Malaysia and Nu Skin Thailand, and Regional Marketing Director for the Southeast Asia region. She was also the Vice President of market services for the company's global Distributor Success Organization based in the corporate office in the U.S. Melisa has been with Nu Skin for 20 years.

Melisa serves as an honorary board member of the Pediatric Cardiac Surgery Foundation of Thailand, a board member of the CHILD Foundation in the Philippines and board member of the Nu Skin Southeast Asia Children's Heart Fund.  

Melisa is a member of the Advocacy Committee of the World Federation of Direct Selling Association (WFDSA) after serving as Association Advisory Council member for the Asia/Pacific region from 2011-2017. She was also a member of the association's ethics committee from 2011-2013.

Melisa is married to Anthony Quijano and has two children, Carl and Lia.




Pakapun (Vicky) Leevutinun, Ph.d

President, Nu skin southeast Asia and pacific


Dr Pakapun (Vicky) Leevutinun serves as President of Southeast Asia and Pacific, overseeing nine markets (Thailand, Philippines, Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei, Indonesia, Vietnam, Australia and New Zealand) to drive business growth and geographic expansion for Nu Skin–a Global beauty and wellness product leader and business opportunity platform provider.


During her 26 years at Nu Skin, Dr Leevutinun has played an integral role in building Nu Skin across diverse cultures and languages within Southeast Asia. Markets under her direction contributed US$302million to the company’s total revenue in 2020, making Southeast Asia the fourth largest revenue contributor for the company. With a proven track record, Dr Leevutinun recently had the Pacific region added under her leadership and management as of 1 July 2021.


Dr Leevutinun served as President of Thailand Direct Selling Association (TDSA) from July 2014 to June 2016.  During the time with TDSA, she helped develop the Direct Selling Ethics, ensuring that members of TDSA uphold high standards to positively impact public perceptions.  Dr Leevutinun is the current Asia Pacific representative in the Association Advisory Council for the World Federation of Direct Selling Associations (WFDSA), helping promote industry awareness and championing the needs of the direct selling industry for the region.


As Chairwoman of the Board for the Nu Skin Southeast Asia Children’s Heart Fund (SEACHF), Dr Leevutinun is passionate about helping children with congenital heart disease.  She has worked closely with the Nu Skin distributor force and local charity partners to help save the lives of close to 14,000 children in the region.


Dr Leevutinun is originally from Thailand and relocated to Singapore in 2015 to head the Southeast Asia and Pacific headquarters. She is married with two daughters.



Kany Virgo Soemantoro
President, Nu Skin Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia & Brunei

Kany was promoted as President of Nu Skin Philippines and Indonesia effective May 1, 2012. Prior to this new assignment, Kany’s position was General Manager of Nu Skin Indonesia since 1 November 2008.

Joined the company since the opening of Nu Skin Indonesia in 2005 as the head of Sales Development and Distributor Support, in 2007 Kany undertook the position of Director of Distributor Success and Market Operations. During his tenure with the company, Kany has developed strong relationships with distributor leadership within the market and a solid understanding of the business. Under Kany’s leadership, the employees and distributors are aligned toward a common goal, and are taking the company towards growth and profitability.

Before joining the company, he worked as General Manager for Scholastic-Grolier Indonesia, an American publishing and multi-media company. He brings with him 8 years of experience from Oriflame Indonesia, a Swedish direct selling cosmetic company as Head of Sales and Marketing Department. Kany earned a B. Arch. from Trisakti University in Jakarta and M.B.A. from Baldwin Wallace College, Ohio, USA.