NUS-ASCEP (Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy)

About NUS-ASCEP (Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy)
  • Based In: Singapore
  • Countries Active: Afghanistan, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong SAR China, India, Indonesia, Iran, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macau SAR China, Malaysia, Maldives, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nepal, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Uzbekistan, Vietnam
  • Sector: Education
  • Support Provided: Access to Networks

The vision of the Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy (ACSEP) is to advance understanding and impactful practice of social entrepreneurship and philanthropy throughout Asia through research and education. Our goal is to be a resource and knowledge hub to bridge those have the ability and desire to do good and with those in need.

ACSEP aims to

  1. Generate high quality research that informs the actions of individuals, organizations, and governments regarding social entrepreneurship and philanthropy
  2. Provide well-organized, conceptually-rich educational experiences that enable leaders and practitioners at all levels to improve their knowledge, skills, and insights
  3. Inform governmental, corporate, and nonprofit policy making on a continuing basis in light of changing realities
  4. Develop better data systems and databases that capture the vibrancy, depth, breadth, costs, and potential impact of the social enterprise and philanthropic sectors
  5. Engage in collaborative dialogue, information exchange, and comparative analysis with long-standing comprehensive research and education efforts in North America and Europe in particular and other regions of the world as research and education capabilities grow and mature

NUS-ASCEP (Asia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy) team members on AVPN Connector
  • Siew Peng Tan

    Senior ManagerAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy

  • Carol Yeung

    Carol Yeung

    Associate DirectorAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (NUS Business School)

  • Frank Hubers

    Frank Hubers

    Research FellowAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship & Philanthropy (ACSEP), NUS Business School

  • Joanna Hioe

    Joanna Hioe

    Asia Centre for SE & Philanthropy (NUS Business School)

  • Ling Han

    Ling Han

    Research FellowAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy, NUS Business School, National University of Singapore

  • Poh Kam Wong

    Poh Kam Wong

    DirectorNUS Entrepreneurship Centre

  • Lam Swee Sum (Prof.)

    Lam Swee Sum (Prof.)

    DirectorAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy, NUS Business School, National University of Singapore

  • Zhang Weina

    Zhang Weina

    Research DirectorAsia Centre for Social Entrepreneurship and Philanthropy