Hong Sin Kwek

Ms. Hong Sin Kwek has spent her entire career serving clients, working on business development, and introducing cutting edge technology to resolve issues from various business angels. Hong Sin took the lead in creating the first Crowdfunding Asia Summit to raise awareness. She is committed to supporting Asia’s potential and innovation leveraging on crowdfunding as a strong alternative funding for startup, innovators and entrepreneurs. She is a firm believer of good business practices by means of building trust, integrity and ethics.

Mark Sears

Mark Sears has a passion for technology, business, and making a difference in the world. He is the founder of CloudFactory which is a high tech "factory in the cloud"​ that powers business processes for companies. He is also a strong supporter for ending poverty and helping raise leaders of high character and competency. He specializes in social entrepreneurship, startups and crowd sourcing among many others.

Saroj K. Ghimire

Sarok K. Ghimire is an advocate for the Supreme Court of Nepal. He is also a partner at the firm Pradhan, Ghimire & Associates. With more than 12 years' experience in corporate, commercial and litigation area, he has represented various leading domestic and foreign companies and international non-for-profit organizations in various aspects of commercial law.

Suman Shakya

Suman Shakya is an entrepreneur, consultant and a trainer. He is Co-Founder of Nepal Entrepreneurs' Hub that develops and promotes entrepreneurship through events like Startup Weekend Kathmandu, Spark Talk & Meetups and Spark Mentoring. He is Managing Director of One Planet Solution / SmartPaani, a private company that provides sustainable water management and alternative energy solutions in Nepal. SmartPaani is the proud winner of - Surya Nepal Asha Social Entrepreneur Award in 2014. He is involved in other initiatives including Rooster Logic and Nepal Rises.