Virtuosity from Oceania, Asia and South America – the new WSA Experts
Sustainable knowledge transfer through a worldwide network - a grand new college of National Experts from Papua New Guinea, Mongolia and Chile joined WSA!
Tech savvy professionals in ICT and entrepreneurship, as well as non-profit virtuosos, the new WSA National Experts are adding great contribution to their local communities and the global society.
WSA Papua New Guinea - Priscilla Kevin
Priscilla Kevin is a technology specialist and entrepreneur who dreams of making Papua New Guinea “the Silicon Valley of the Pacific”. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the PNG University of Technology with over 15 years of industry experience. Priscilla also runs her own ICT consultancy firm In4net, specialized in enterprise resource planning, ICT advisory consulting and project management.
WSA Mongolia - Enkhjin Batjargal and Badruun Gardi
Enkhjin Batjargal is the CEO and Co-Founder of GerHub, a non-profit social enterprise working on developing innovative solutions to some of the most pressing issues in the ger areas of Ulaanbaatar. She is the creator and co-host of Felt City Podcast, a popular local podcast discussing urban development and planning issues of Ulaanbaatar.
Badruun Gardi is the Co-Founder and Chairman of GerHub, a nonprofit social enterprise that aims to develop innovative solutions to some of the most pressing issues in the ger areas of Ulaanbaatar. Previously, Mr. Gardi served as Executive Director of the Zorig Foundation, a leading non-governmental organization in Mongolia that focuses on three main areas: good governance, youth and education, and community development.
WSA Chile Expert panel - Carolina Rossi, Sebastian Diaz, Matias Rojas and Catalina Boetsch
Carolina Rossi has been a fundamental anchor in the growth of the start-up and entrepreneurial ecosystem in Latin America in the last decade. She co-founded InnovaRock Media and Senior Partner at Moon Advisors - a firm specializing in generating content & data for tech companies that want to enter the Latin American market.
Industrial Engineer and MsC in Public Policies, specialist in management and development of social enterprises and innovation methodologies. He has carried out innovation and sustainability consultancies in the private, public and third sector. Highly experienced in mentoring and evaluating Triple Impact Projects and expert on Open Innovation methodologies.
Catalina Boetsch is psychologist with a background in human resources, most of career she has focused on building entrepreneurs ecosystems, with a string culture insights on how to generate strong communities of entrepreneurs. She is Co-Founder of CasaCo, a High-Standard CoWork, attracting entrepreneurs that are scaling their business and help them to grow through collaboration.
Sebastian Diaz believe in innovation for continuous and sustainable growth. He is the CEO of LeaP, a company looking to close the gap between startups and scaleups. He takes part in ecosystems and accelerators strategies. He is professor at the Finis Terrae University, where he managed to consolidate a program as one of the best public policies in the region.