OUR ADVISORS

After graduating from IIT (Madras) and IIM (Lucknow), Elizabeth spent 10 years in the software industry and then shifted focus on the use of technology to improve services to the under-served.  She managed a project for Philips to deploy health services in rural areas and has worked with start-ups in internet access, mobile finance, and after-school learning programs.

Elizabeth’s passion continues to be in social entrepreneurship.  She lives in Bangalore, India.

A founding partner of Blackpeak, Nick is a former investment banker, investor and lawyer with more than 25 years’ finance experience, much of it in Asia. He is a former co-head of Investment Banking for the Asia Pacific region for HSBC. Nick has extensive experience in advising companies on regulatory and compliance matters as well as M&A, restructuring and capital raising. He graduated in law from London University and then attended the Inns of Court School of Law. Nick is currently based in Singapore.

Corina has lived and worked in 41 countries over the past two decades. Her work spans  stints in Europe and the Middle East at companies like P&G and Emirates Group in the areas of governance, strategy, process management, and audit.  With a JD in Law from Georgetown University and an MBA from Tulane University, she is an experienced attorney, auditor and change manager. Corina currently lives in Bali, Indonesia, where she runs Audit Moose, a start-up focused on audit.

Chandan Deep currently leads Twitter’s Sales and Marketing Strategy and Operations for India, SEA, and Middle East. Prior to joining Twitter, she spent several years in consulting with BCG and Accenture, working closely with senior leadership to drive growth and business transformation.

She has been named on the Top 10 LinkedIn Power Profiles list in Singapore. Chandan is a keen champion of women’s initiatives in technology and is the Executive Chair of Connected Women, a group that focuses on networking and professional development.

Magnus has been working on the commercial side of Nestle for over 13 years. He has lived and worked across the Philippines, Switzerland and China. He has extensive experience in business and strategy development, brand management, digital marketing and e-commerce.

Magnus graduated with a degree in Management Engineering at the Ateneo de Manila University, Philippines. He currently resides in Beijing, China.