Speakers

Senior Consultant, Social Finance

Anshul Magotra began her social finance journey in 2016 as part of Ashoka Singapore where she was instrumental in identifying and supporting social entrepreneurs in the region via innovation challenges and running programmes aimed at providing strategic, business and fund-raising support. As part of the Social Finance team, she has been actively working on fund raising mandates with Ashoka...

Global Partnerships Director for Ashoka Innovators for the Public Ltd

Sumitra has over 20 years track record in initiating, managing and leading innovation work globally in the creative, media and social-impact sectors. She is in a leadership role with Ashoka Innovators for the Public in South East Asia; particularly in the work related to social entrepreneurship and empowerment of young people. Ashoka is a global organisation that has built the field of social...

Country Director at Ashoka Singapore/ Malaysia

Rajesh Varghese, Country Director, Ashoka Singapore/ Malaysia. Leader – Ashoka Fellowship.  Prior to that, Rajesh held the title of change manager, strategic resources, at the organization, and before that he was a consultant. He also was corporate relations director at Make a Difference in India.

Director, Ashoka East Asia

Mark Cheng is a member of the Leadership Group at Ashoka, based in Hong Kong. Mark started with Ashoka in 2007 as a Senior Advisor on Social Finance, based in London. He became UK Director in 2011, and European Director in 2014. Mark led Ashoka Europe from 2014-19, before moving to Hong Kong where he has launched the Hong Kong Chapter for Ashoka. Prior to joining Ashoka,  Mark founded Chelwood...

Senior Consultant at Infoxchange

David McLean’s primary focus areas are IT strategy, digital transformation and business intelligence. He has a belief that alignment of technology with organisation strategy is critical to improving effectiveness and outcomes, and that collaboration is central to driving change. He has 25 years’ experience working within the education, non-profit and commercial sectors, including senior...

Head of Impact Evaluation at Sattva Consulting

Bobbymon George is part of the leadership team at Sattva. Bobbymon brings over 15 years of experience in programme design, implementation and evaluation and has led several programmes at non-profits. At Sattva, he has designed and delivered more than 70 social impact assessment assignments across sectors and geographies with large CSRs and Foundatons. He has been instrumental in developing...

Engagement Manager at Sattva Consulting

Surya Banda is an Engagement Manager at Sattva. He comes with a diverse experience in Public Policy research and M&E. Surya previously worked as a Senior Policy Associate at J-PAL South Asia, where he worked with the state governments of Rajasthan, Bihar and Jharkhand on scaling up the Targeting the Hardcore Poor (THP) program. He also supported researchers in conducting Randomized...