2021 Esteemed Judging Panel
Junxian LeeCo-founder + CEO, Moovaz
When he is not helping to revolutionise global mobility and cross-border logistics by leveraging on technology at Moovaz, Junxian Lee can be found at one of his Reedz Cafes, a chain he co-owns. Fun fact: He has spoken at various Ted Talks on the importance of conducting daily business from the heart.
Tiffany OkumuFounder + Owner, RAPH&REMY
Named The Finder’s Expatpreneur of the Year in 2020, Tiffany Okumu founded eco-luxe baby label RAPH&REMY in 2019 – and it has only grown in scale to have a global reach. The brand has adorned the pages of British Vogue and Tatler, with many celebrity clients from around the world.
Joshua PillaiCEO, Big Bang Capital Pte. Ltd.
Joshua Pillai is a man of many talents, between his roles at private equity firm Big Bang Capital and entertainment group A Phat Cat Collective. As chief music programmer at NINETEEN80 and Pinball Wizard, he is also the maestro behind the sick beats that drop at the two bars, where he manages the finances as well.
Michelle McFarlaneFounder, Business Women Network
Michelle McFarlane heads Business Women Network (BWN) Asia, which she started in 2014 – grown out of a Facebook group based in Singapore. Through BWN ASIA, she empowers and supports the network's more than 2,000 members in their businesses, through carefully planned workshops, one- to-one mentor partnerships and more.
Jonathan HallettBoard Director, Blue Sky Events, Singapore Grand Prix
Jonathan Hallett brings to the Singapore Grand Prix over 30 years of experience in the media and publishing industry. (In 1993, he won the UK’s highest publishing honour: the PPA Publisher of the Year.) Since the inaugural Formula 1 Grand Prix in 2007, he has led the corporate hospitality and communication strategies.
Dr. Yvonne McNultyHonourary Judge
Dr. McNulty is an award-winning international business scholar specialising in expatriation and global HR research. Raised in Australia, she is an experienced global citizen having lived and worked in USA, Singapore, and China. She is associate editor at the Journal of Global Mobility: The Home of Expatriate Management Research and more.