Founding Partner, The Thought Collective
Together with two founding partners, Shiao-Yin runs The Thought Collective, a group of purpose-driven businesses whose mission is to build up social and emotional capital.
The Collective prepares organisations for complex and volatile times. They train and coach people in the social and emotional competencies needed to collaborate, sense new ways forward and create cultural change for our cities. They also help organisations design new approaches and strategic solutions for stakeholder outreach and engagement.
In Singapore, she also served as a two-time Nominated Member of Parliament and advises the boards and committees she sits on to shape their strategy on developing youth talent (SCAPE*), nurturing cross-cultural harmony (OnePeople.sg) and strengthening national identity (Founder’s Memorial Committee).
She is a popular public speaker who shares her perspective on social innovation, narrative-shifting and bridge-building on various platforms, seminars and conferences.