Essilor

About Essilor
  • Based In: Singapore
  • Sector: Ageing, Education, Employability, Financial Inclusion, Health, Livelihood and poverty alleviation
  • Beneficiaries: Children and youths, Elderly, People in poverty, People with disabilities, People without employment, Women and girls
  • Financing Provided: Grant
  • Support Provided: Coaching and Mentoring of Management, Financial Management and/or Accounting, Marketing and Communication, Operational Management

Essilor International S.A. is a French-based international ophthalmic optics company that designs, manufactures and markets lenses to correct or protect eyesight. Its mission is to improve lives by improving sight and it aims to eradicate poor vision by 2050 through a combination of inclusive business, strategic philanthropy and advocacy activities. The Singapore-based BOP team focuses on serving the 2.5 billion people around the world who need eyeglasses but don’t have access.


Essilor team members on AVPN Connector
  • Laura Herman

    Laura Herman

    Vice President, Base of the Pyramid Strategy and AdvocacyEssilor International

  • Jyotsna Taparia

    Manager, Base of Pyramid Innovation LabEssilor International

  • Tiong Hui Yeo

    Tiong Hui Yeo

    Assistant Manager, Base of Pyramid (BoP) Innovation LabEssilor International