Amanda brings two decades of global consulting experience with sector expertise in technology, tourism and financial services. She has lived in Singapore, Malaysia, New York, Australia and London. She has held a variety of leadership roles as Practice and Sector, Geography and Client Management with global marketing and communications agencies Edelman, Grayling and Porter Novelli.
Amanda spent 17+ years with Edelman. Her last tenure was Vice Chair, Asia Pacific for large clients and sectors growth with a focus in SEA, China and India. She previously served as Singapore CEO for Edelman and led the transformation of the business to a communications marketing advisory with strategic planning, data and analytics, creative, brand and digital at its core. Her other global tenures include Senior Vice President, Corporate and Financial Communications and was based in New York for four years. From New York, she led multi market client programming spanning Europe, Brazil and North America, with a focus on c-suite advisory, special situations and emerging market entry communications.
Special Olympics Asia Pacific Board of Directors
Chair of the Board; CEO Special Olympics International
Chair, Sports Committee; CEO, FWD Singapore
Chair, Fundraising Committee; Managing Partner, Chasm United Pte Ltd
Chair, Program Excellence Committee
President & CEO, Bower Group Asia
Director, External Affairs at the American Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (AmCham)
Global Marketing & Global Client Service, Citi Private Bank
Chief Operating Officer at Amitell Capital Pte Ltd
Head of Podcasts at Tigerhall
Vice Chair of the Board; Chair, Audit Committee; Leadership Coach and Corporate Trainer
Clinical Director, I & Vision Research Centre Pte Ltd
Capt. Sylvester Heng
Chair, Finance Committee; Regional Shipping Services Pte. Ltd.
Head, Essilor Vision Foundation
Dr. Wei Ker-Chiah
Senior Consultant Psychiatrist and Chief of the West Region at the Institute of Mental Health