Amra Naidoo

Amra Naidoo - muru-D

Amra is a strong advocate for business driving impact and has facilitated cross-sector partnerships between government; multinational corporations including MasterCard, Facebook, Telstra, Microsoft, and BHP Billiton; media partners including BBC, CNBC, Channel News Asia, and Mashable; government; and, education partners. During her time at UN Women in Singapore, Amra led corporate partnerships and Project Inspire – a multi-award winning global social entrepreneurship initiative. She rolled out a number of initiatives including: a corporate engagement program; UNited We Hack (a hackathon for social good) ; Girls2Pioneers (a local STEM program for girls aged 10-15) ; Project Aspire (a local social entrepreneurship initiative for Singapore students) ; and, the Singapore campaign strategy for HeForShe to support the UN Women global initiative. Amra is also the creator and presenter of the Doing Good Podcast and a World Economic Forum Global Shaper. She has been named one of Harper’s BAZAAR’s 2014 Women Who Inspire Others, an ambassador for Impact Journalism Day and guest authors on industry blogs including e27, Yahoo and PR Week. Now currently based back in Singapore, Amra is heading up Community and Operations for muru-D Singapore.

Favourite game: Monopoly
Superpower: Has healing hands