The Entrepreneur Series – Michelle Yong (Aurum Group)

Who is She? Michelle Yong, 40, hails from the family behind the construction of some of Singapore’s most iconic developments, such as Gardens by the Bay and UOB Plaza. Construction conglomerate Woh Hup was founded by her late great-grandfather.  Ms Yong wasn’t Read More

Women in Education (Fugee School) – Deborah Priya Henry

According to the UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), 3.7 million refugee children are out of school. And out of the 19.9 million refugees under their care, 7.4 million are of school age. This is a rather worrying trend, as education is a necessary tool for Read More

5 Pieces of Advice from Successful Female Entrepreneurs

The success stories of women entrepreneurs are aplenty, but the challenges faced by these women are rarely discussed. Although the number of women in business is rising steadily, many women are still plagued by challenges that they are struggling to overcome. Whether Read More

Women in Capital Raising (Angels of Impact) – Laina Greene

Although there is a proliferation of female entrepreneurs, the venture capital world remains to be dominated by men. Only a small percentage of venture capital investors are women, and who are all diligently working to diversify the startup world and bring great Read More

Women in E-commerce (FashionValet) – Vivy Yusof

The e-commerce industry has taken the world by storm, especially in Southeast Asia, where online shopping has become increasingly prevalent among consumers. In Malaysia, the industry is on a growth trajectory, with an annual growth rate of 12.5%. As such, the e-commerce Read More