Sector Expertise – IT, Financial Services, Logistics
Lena is currently the Executive Vice President of Korvac Holdings, Board Advisor for Amata Corporation Public Company Ltd, and Honorary Treasurer/Board Member of the Singapore National Paralympic Council.
Prior to her current appointments, Lena was a Singapore Diplomat (First Secretary Commercial) based in Thailand and Director (Infocomms & Technology) of IE Singapore, an agency under Singapore’s Ministry of Trade and Industry. With 20 years of Corporate Advisory, International Business Development, Public policy and International Relations experience, Lena’s expertise has been tapped by Singapore & foreign government agencies, leading innovative technology enterprises and startups in Asia.
Lena has a keen interest in corporate strategy, branding and business developments in the ICT, Retail and Real Estate Solutions. She has a penchant to support and develop Asia Pacific startups and enterprises into world-class organizations. Lena has also been intimately involved in the Sports and Arts scene, where the next generation of champions are groomed.
Lena is an experienced speaker and judge with past participation in many international forums such as World Bank Conference, Asia Pacific Supply Chain Conference, Asia Pacific ICT Awards ASOCIO Judging Panel, Mobile World Congress (Barcelona) – UBI France Partnership Panel and Microsoft Imagine Club Judging Panel. Lena started her career with leading international firms such as Standard Chartered Bank, British Telecoms Services (Asia Pacific) and Creative Labs in Silicon Valley.
Lena holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (Upper Honors) with major in Logistics & IT from National University of Singapore. She has also completed her Executive MBA, Lean Six Sigma Black Belt and Green Belt certification in 2009. Lena speaks fluent English, Mandarin, Thai and basic Korean.