Anita has extensive experience working directly with Asian business families. While at Merrill Lynch and UBS, she provided advice and guidance to high net-worth clients in the areas of estate planning, private wealth succession and other fiduciary services.  She later set up and headed a private family office for a second-generation Asian business family and more recently, served as Executive Director of Family Business Network (Asia).

Anita started her career as an auditor for Audit New Zealand and Philips Singapore. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration and Accountancy and has recently earned a Master’s degree in Public Administration from the NUS LKY School of Public Policy.

She also currently serves on the boards of Singapore American School and GK1 World (Singapore) Ltd., a multi-sectoral NGO that aims to alleviate poverty across Asia by building sustainable communities.