About Us

Ms Laina Raveendran Greene

Board Member

Organisation: Bahai Office for the Advancement of Women

Mrs Laina Greene has a law degree with Harvard Law School and National University of Singapore.  In her 25 years of work experience, she has travelled to 47 countries and worked in countries like Switzerland, USA, Indonesia & Singapore.

She has great interest in promoting the advancement of women, Inter-cultural diversity, Entrepreneurship, Techpreneur, Social Enterprise Development, Green Energy and Telecommunications.

She is an excellent speaker and often been invited to speak at various seminars and conference.  TEDxSingaporewomen has also invited her to speak at the platform.

She strongly believes that women working in unity can create inclusive prosperity and take women out of poverty.  Hence in 2016 she co-founded “Angels of Impact” a social enterprise which provide a platform for angel investors and corporate to help fund social enterprises.  She also co-author a book on “Sustainable Impact: How women are key to ending poverty”.

Summary of Contributions

Jan 2016 to Present Senior Adjunct Lecturer at NUS Business School
Jun 2016 to Present Co-founder Angels of Impact
Jan 2016 to Present Advisor to +Acumen Singapore Chapter at Acumen
Jan 2016 to Dec 2017 Associate Director, Asia Center for Social Entrepreneurship and Philantrophy (ACSEP), NUS Business School
Nov 2000 to Present Founder at GETIT Inc
Nov 2014 to Sept 2015 Senior Advisor, Ashoka
May 2012 to Present International Steering Committee Member Of Global Telecommunication Women Network
May 2014 to Present Goodwill Ambassador at UnLtd Indonesia
May 2012 to Nov 2014 Executive Director and Chief Strategy and Investment Officer of IBS, Tbk
Jun 2010 to Jun 2013 Board of Directors at Emota.net
1996 to Oct 2012 ITU TELECOM, Member of Program Advisory Committee at Int’l Telecommunication Union
Jan 2009 to Sep 2012 Guest Lecturer, Global Entrepreneurial Marketing at Stanford University
Apr 2008 to Aug 2008 Executive Communications Consultant at Juniper Networks
May 1996 to Aug 2006 Founder and CEO at GetIT Comms
1997 to 2006 External Consultant (project basis)at CISCO
Apr 2005 to Dec 2005 Director and Audit Committee member with Globetel, American Stock Exchange listed company
Mar 1996 to Aug 1998 Policy Advisor at APNIC
Apr 1997 to Apr 1998 Secretary General at APIA
Jun 1990 to Jul 1991 Strategic Planning Advisor at Intelsat
Mar 1990 to Apr 1990 Expert at United Nations Conference on Trade Development (UNCTAD)
Apr 1988 to July 1989 Consultant to the Chief of the Telecommunication Regulations and Member Relations at International Telecommunication Union
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