Patricia Chu

Patricia Chu

Membership Services Director of AVPN (Singapore)

Patti is the Membership Services Director at AVPN and is responsible for establishing and managing the relationship of over three hundred members from different sectors working in the social investment space including foundations, government related agencies, academia and impact funds.

Patti’s career has always been fueled by her passion for social impact and she has over fifteen years of experience working on international development issues with particular focus in the areas of financial inclusion, microfinance, education and sustainability.

Before joining AVPN, she was working with the Lego Foundation conducting program evaluation and impact assessment for Lego’s projects in Asia as well as formulating their new Asia strategy. Patti also helped lead corporate citizenship for Citibank China where she developed and managed new community investment programs in the areas of education, financial inclusion, SME development and the environment.

Patti started her career in New York with the Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi and has also worked with the International Finance Corporation and International Project Consult. Patti is a native of Argentina and has working experience in Latin America, the United States, Asia and Europe. She has a B.A. in Business Administration and a Master’s in International Development and Economics from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies. She speaks Spanish, Chinese, Portuguese and Danish.