Ms Von Leong
Co-Founder & General Partner, Purpose Venture Capital
Von Leong believes in the power of people and technologies to change the world. She is a strategic advisor to companies and family offices on philanthropy, impact investments and business growth. She is also the Co-Founder and General Partner at Purpose Venture Capital investing in tech for good: early stage tech ventures that deliver on UN Sustainable Development Goals. www.purposeventurecapital.com. Von was a former Singapore government director focusing on social sector development; her last appointment was Chief Digital Health Marketplace at IHiS, Singapore public healthtech agency. Previous APAC leadership roles include IBM, Kelly Services and AON.
Von is an active volunteer, has served on the boards and evaluation panels of National Youth Fund, Youthcorps Singapore, Smart Seniors Applied Learning and Digital Wellness Center (a project by Capitaland, Singapore Pools and RSVP Singapore), National Therapist Development Committee and various working committees at SkillsFuture. She is currently serving on the AmCham Singapore Social Impact & Sustainability Taskforce and was a co-founder of Masks For All SG, an advocacy movement to promote the culture of mask wearing one month before mask wearing became mandatory in Singapore.