Judges & Speakers

Get to know the captains of industry and key opinion leaders who support The Liveability Challenge.

Alice Charles

Lead, Cities, Infrastructure & Urban Services
World Economic Forum

Patti Chu

Co-head of Impact Investment, Silverstrand Capital

John Kim

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Amasia

Steve Melhuish

Entrepreneur & Impact Investor
Planet Rise

Lim Hock Chuan

Chief Executive
Temasek Foundation Ecosperity

Shortlisting Panel
Howard Califano

Director, SMART Innovation Centre

Quentin Vaquette​

Managing Director, ENGIE Impact​

Michael Goh

Deputy Head of Innovation and Technology, IPI Singapore

Alvin How

Head, Food, Healthcare and Chemicals, IPI Singapore

Paul E. Burrows

Vice President, Overseas Cooperation, Jiangsu Industrial Technology Research Institute

Mona Mirakhor

Startup Sourcing Manager, Global Industry Solutions, Techstars​

Kwok Wai Choong

Deputy Director​, National Environment Agency

Yvonne Lin

Materials Expert, World Wide Fund for Nature-Singapore

James Lee

Managing Director, Partnership Group, VertexHoldings & Managing Director, Vertex Growth

Soeren Petersen

Chief Operating Officer, Mana Impact

Hannah Friedman

Investment Associate, Closed Loop Partners

Frederick Royan​

Vice President, Global Environment (Water & Waste Management)​, Frost & Sullivan

Christina Teo

Chief Builder, she1k

Mahesh Kumar

Programme Director, EcoLabs (NTU)

Daniel Lin

Executive Director & Co-Founder

En Lee

Partner, Head Asia Pacific
LGT Impact

Alan Adams

Director of Sustainability, Sealed Air APAC

Jeffrey Paine

Managing Partner, Golden Gate Ventures

Joyce Tay

Chief Strategy Officer, StartupX

Allan Teo

Managing Director, Quercus Group

Nicolai Sederberg Rottbøll

Founder & CEO, Quercus Group

Augustine Anthuvan

Adjunct Trainer with Singapore Media Academy
Executive Producer, Moderator-at-large, Eco-Business

Manav Narang

Investor Relations & Impact Investing,​ Hatcher+​

Mikael Krogh

Managing Partner and Founder, Investigate VC

Jessica Cheam

Founder & Managing Director

Fengru Lin

CEO & Co-Founder, TurtleTree Labs

Max Rye

Chief Strategist and Co-Founder, TurtleTree Labs

James Tan

Managing Partner, Quest Ventures

Lorena Paglia

Sustainability Lead Asia

Meaghan See

Director of Partnerships, Head of Events & Engagement

Marie Cheong

Vice President, Venture Build, ENGIE Factory Asia-Pacific

Calum Handforth

Advisor, Digitalisation & Smart Cities
UNDP Global Centre for Technology, Innovation, and Sustainable Development

Hendrik Tiesinga

Chief Strategy Officer, New Energy Nexus