Green Drinks KL: Cynthia Ong


When: Tue, February 4, 8pm – 11pm, 2014
Where: Mulberry Restaurant Bar 9, Ming Annexe, Jalan Ampang, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
Info: Event | Venue

This month’s Green Drinks will be our 60th! To mark the occasion, we have a special guest speaker, Cynthia Ong, Founder and Executive Director of Land Empowerment Animals People (LEAP), an organisation that facilitates partnerships and exchanges that provoke ecologically sustainable co-existence on global, regional and local levels.

Cynthia brings 25 years of experience in fields as varied as special events and project management to socio-environmental justice and community activism. She has played many roles in her diverse career including founder/co-founder, board director, and CEO of numerous organizations, both for-profit and not-for-profit in South East Asia and in the U.S.

Cynthia is an entrepreneur, a pioneer in organizational leadership, and an expert in group facilitation/mediation. She is also board director of the Borneo Rhino Alliance and the Bornean Sun Bear Conservation Centre and Chair of the Malua Bio Bank Advisory Council.