Mat Weir,
First Table, CEO and Founder

Mat was on the Foundation's tech delegation to Indonesia in 2018

Jessie Wong,
CEO, Yu Mei

In 2018, Jessie travelled to Thailand as part of the Foundation's fashion delegation

Roman Jewell,
Fix and Fogg, owner

Roman was part of the delegation that travelled to the Philippines as part of the Foundation's food and beverage visit

Tama Toki,
Aotea, CEO and Founder

In 2017, Tama travelled to Malaysia as part of the Foundation's food and beverage delegation

Adrien Taylor,
Offcut, Founder

Adrien was a member of the fashion delegation that visited Thailand in 2018

Morgan Maw,
Bonnie Goods, Founder

Bonnie travelled to Indonesia with the Foundation and a group of fellow food and beverage entrepreneurs in 2016

Samantha Jones,
Little Yellow Bird, CEO and Founder

The Foundation took Samantha to Thailand in 2018 with a group of fashion entrepreneurs

Ha Lam,
Triip.me, Co-founder and COO

Ha Lam visited New Zealand in 2018 as part of the Foundation's sustainability visit for Southeast Asian entrepreneurs

Therese Fernandez-Ruiz,
Rags2Riches, President and Founding Partner

Therese is president and founding partner of Rags2Riches, a fashion and design house that empowers community artisans in the Philippines.Rags2Riches, now nine years old, is considered one of the most …

Rafael Dionisio,
Co-founder and community director

Rafael is co-founder and community director of Make A Difference (MAD) Travel and the Circle Hostel. MAD Travel provides community based, sustainable agri-adventure tourism and works closely with Fili…

Tissa Aunilla,
Pipiltin Cocoa, CEO

Tissa visited New Zealand in 2018 as one of group of food and beverage entrepreneurs

Nguyen Hong Ngoc Bich (Bicky),
CricketOne, Co-founder and Business Development Manager

Bicky is the co-founder and business development manager at CricketOne, an agricultural company that produces sustainable and affordable protein from crickets.CricketOne breeds crickets inside 40-foot…

Dissa Ahdanisa,
Fingertalk Enterprise, Founder and CEO

Dissa came to New Zealand as part of the Foundation's 2017 visit for social enterprise entrepreneurs from Southeast Asia