Patsian Low, as head of the prestigious DBS Foundation, is in the forefront of social entrepreneurship. Her unique approach to philanthropy will inspire businesses everywhere to collaborate in order to solve the world’s social problems. Ultimately, it is not the amount of funds one has, but what they do with it that will take social entrepreneurship to the next level.
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As the Head of DBS Foundation, Patsian Low drives the focus on championing social entrepreneurship in Asia. The Foundation is an endeavor from DBS Bank to make an even greater impact in addressing Asia’s evolving social needs. Patsian was the former Director of the Philanthropy division in the National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) to provide programmes that promote and engage philanthropy from different donor sectors in Singapore. Some initiatives include the online philanthropy platform - SG Gives, independent charity analyst reports from the ICAn programme, bi-yearly Philanthropy In Asia Summit in 2012 and 2014 Funders Roundtable, among othersView Profile