Our board members
Guiding the AVPN leadership to move capital towards impact
Our AVPN board members
The AVPN Board consists of 12 board members, who have vast experience in the private, public, and social sectors across Asia-Pacific. Representing diverse professions, communities and expertise areas, our Board Members are united by the desire to champion AVPN’s work in moving more capital towards impact.
Our Board is currently chaired by Veronica Colondam, Founder & CEO of YCAB Foundation.
Together with AVPN’s Leadership Team, our Board Members lead, develop and review AVPN’s strategic direction and objectives regularly. Our Board Members also monitor and guide the implementation of AVPN’s corporate strategy and our overall corporate performance, to protect the long-term interests of our stakeholders. In addition to their fiduciary responsibilities, our Board Members are actively involved in building and maintaining relationships with AVPN members and Asia’s wider social investing community.
Head of Sustainable and Impact Investments Asia at LGT
Executive Chairman and Founder at 5F World
Managing Director at FSG
Vice Chair at AVPN, CEO at National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre
Naina Subberwal Batra
Chief Executive Officer
Capital Markets Partner at Clifford Chance (Singapore)
Senior Director - Johnson & Johnson Regional Treasury Services Centre Asia Pacific at Johnson & Johnson
CEO at Peterson Holdings Company Limited
Chair at AVPN, Founder & CEO at YCAB Foundation
Wai Hoong Fock
Managing Director at Temasek
Executive Director at Crevisse Partners
CEO at Narada Foundation
Board of advisors
Meet our Board of Advisors, which comprises 9 distinguished industry veterans in the social investment space. They work closely with AVPN’s Leadership Team to provide strategic guidance, technical expertise and stronger networks. Our Board of Advisors also actively champion AVPN’s work in moving more capital towards impact, and expand our reach into new markets, stakeholders and communities in Asia’s social investing space.
Founder and Managing Director at Thai Young Philanthropist Network
Vice President at Non-Profit Incubator
Founder & CEO at Social Ventures Hong Kong
Professor, School of International and Public Affairs at Shanghai Jiao Tong University
M Arsjad Rasjid PM
Chairman at KADIN
Maria Socorro Bautista
Executive Director at Consuelo Chito Madrigal Foundation, Inc
Professor & Vice President at Center for Social Investment, Tama University
Partner and Head of Asset Management & ESG at Dentons Hong Kong LLP
Managing Director-Regional Head of Asia Pacific at Moody's Investors Service Hong Kong Limited