Grace is currently pursuing Philosophy and Economics at the London School of Economics. Armed with a keen interest in sustainable development, she was a United Nations volunteer with the Asian Development Bank and was involved in wastewater projects in Indonesia and Vietnam. As a passionate advocate for female empowerment, an initiative close to her heart is a project aimed at improving access to education for adolescent girls in Uganda. Her research interests include the growth of the Chinese market and geopolitical developments in East Asia. She can be contacted at G.J.Sum@lse.ac.uk.
Institute for the Future Economy (IFE) aims to shape the regional innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem through collaboration with leaders and influencers in government, business, academia and society.