Ms Aliza Knox
Ms Aliza Knox was appointed as an Independent Director of the Company on 6 November 2020. She is also an Independent Director of Grant Thornton International, United Kingdom. She is a senior advisor to the Boston Consulting Group. She previously served on the boards of several listed companies such as Singapore Post Limited, Singapore and Scentre Group (Westfield), Australia and as an Independent Director and Technology Advisor to Technology Subcommittee of the Board, ANZ Bank, Australia.
Ms Knox was the Head of Asia Pacific (“APAC”) of Cloudflare, Pte. Ltd. Prior to that, she was the Vice- President of APAC for Twitter Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd., having joined the digital enterprise after building a significant business for Google in APAC.
Ms Knox was named the IT Woman of the Year (APAC) 2020, AWA Singapore International Business Woman of the Year in 2015, elected to Chief Executive Women (Australia) in 2016, and featured in the 2018 book, “Women on Board- Making a Real Difference”.
She led SWAT (Super Women at Twitter) and did the same for Women@Google. She has served on two key committees for the Singapore government. She has recently become a contributing columnist at Forbes.
Ms Knox has significant financial services and international experience. Her prior roles include Senior Vice-President (“SVP”), Commercial Solutions, Visa International; SVP, International, Charles Schwab; and Partner and Head of Financial Services at Boston Consulting Group in Sydney and Singapore.
Ms Knox graduated magna cum laude, Phi Betta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Math and Economics from Brown University, United States of America, and holds a Master of Business Administration with Distinction in Marketing from The New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business, United States of America.