Anna is a serial entrepreneur, innovation facilitator and marketing strategist who has spent more than seventeen years collaborating with start-ups, education businesses and large corporations leading high performing marketing and sales teams.Working throughout Europe and Southeast Asia, Anna has been based out of Singapore since 2004, and her knowledge of the regional education, innovation, and start-up landscape is vast. She is in demand as a public speaker, leading a variety of workshops and talks for both educational institutions and multinational corporations. A mentor, Anna is highly sought-after for her unique and rich perspective on creativity, innovation, entrepreneurship, brand building and embracing change.
"A serial entrepreneur, innovation trainer, and startup coach who spent the last 17 years transforming startups, global education, and multinational corporations across Europe and Asia. Anna has been based out of Singapore since 2004. As a mentor and coach, Anna is highly sought-after for her perspective on innovation, entrepreneurship, and change. Currently, Anna is focused on Startup2Life.com, a platform delivering programs to connect and grow aspiring entrepreneurs, startups and investors. She also owns and manages ACM Works and The Creative Experience where she delivers high-figure corporate training and innovation programs for clients including KPMG, HP, Singapore Airlines, Manulife and world-class Universities like SMU. Anna has worked with SEA's first accelerator, JFDI. Asia, facilitating complex venture building projects and contributing towards a portfolio of more than 70 promising early-stage technology startups. Earlier Anna was the Founding Director at Kalani which led her to work with the Singapore Economic Development Board and as Regional General Manager of global media player SAE she oversaw campuses and franchise partners across Europe and Asia for nearly 6 years. The busy mother of 2 also sits on the Industry Board with KAPLAN, teaches with Melbourne Business School and is a start-up scout with INVESTIBLE."
Anna's unique enthusiasm maintained my attention and interest throughout. It's easy to see how she has earned the right to be advising us on this subject because she has relevant outstanding examples of her own successes.
Very inspiring and provided a very positive mindset change to us all.