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Simarna Singh
Social Entrepreneur | CEO, Coco Veda | SDGs Advocate at Coco Veda

Profile

At the start of her career in October 2017, Simarna was accepted as a United Nations Global Compact Youth Ambassador. Simarna is also enrolled at the Zero to One Business Entrepreneurship Programme at National University of Singapore Business School. Simarna has been privileged to be a part of MASDAR’s Future Sustainability Leader’s program to complement her academic studies. She represented the UAE Youth Delegation in Yekaterinburg at the GMIS conference along with the UAE Ministry of Energy and Industry, and Madrid at the COP25 United Nations Climate Change conference with the UAE Ministry of Climate Change and Environment. Simarna was also chosen by the Indonesian Government to address the larger sustainability Agenda of ASEAN. 


Simarna's learnings also lead her to take a leadership role in Coco Veda, a Singapore Social Enterprise. Her focus was to grow and expand the business internationally whilst, amplifying impact. Her understanding, knowledge and experience around Sustainability has led her to share her learning with corporates, as a Consultant. Since August 2020, she is the Sustainability Consultant for the Singapore Business Council in UAE after, spending almost a year consulting a leading 5-starhospitality brand with their mandatory sustainability compliance for seven properties. She was also selected by UPS and AMTC Academy as a Mentor for the Asia Women Exporter’s Program to aspire Women Entrepreneur’s in their journey. She has been a Keynote Speaker and Moderator at 70+ major International Conferences and Events. Some of her speaking engagements include being alongside The President of Armenia H.E. Armen Sarkissian, IRENA, UAE Government Youth Summit, United Nations ITCILO in Italy, Annual Investment Meeting with the UAE Ministry of Economy, HP Singapore and UPS. Simarna has also been recognised by the respected Minister Ms. Low Yen Ling in a speech in August, for her commitment towards sustainability and women empowerment. Simarna has also been mentioned and quoted in Gulf News, The Sustainabilist, Hotelier Middle East, Abu Dhabi Media, Zawya, and two Radio Channels.

Agenda Sessions

  • Discussion: Sustainable Recovery in the Post-COVID Era

    15:50