Lisa Andrews

Singularity Expert: Finance, Business Models

Lisa Andrews’ vision is to make the world a better place for all. She is on a mission to create the positive momentum required to give every human a fair start and maximize their potential at every stage of life. Lisa is a vital contributor to some of the world’s most action-taking projects, all of which use data and exponential technologies to have a major impact on solving humanity’s greatest challenges.The following projects in which she participates are made up of some of the largest organisations in the world including the UN, Google, Facebook, Treasure Data, 2030Vision and Unicef: The Oceans Eco Sprint – As part of a comprehensive co-operating manual for Spaceship Earth, Lisa works with a diverse group of people to leverage exponential technology and innovation to understand the most urgent needs of our One World Ocean. Together they develop solutions that can be fostered, implemented, invested in and amplified to create tangible actions to restore our Ocean to full health and fecundity.ACTAI Global – As a community collaborator, Lisa is on the team that supports extreme innovators, entrepreneurs and athletes to influence and inspire a new world generation.2030Vision – Via partnership with ACTAI, Lisa is part of this convergence of the world’s most impactful organisations. The 2030Vision focus rises above conventional competitive business boundaries to drive collaboration and co-creation of a unified vision and actionable plan to redirect our global future for the better at every level.Lisa is on the judging panel for many worldwide competitions that support entrepreneurs with technologies that will impact the world for positive change. These include the Extreme Tech Challenge, GSEA and the Global Impact Challenges with SingularityU.Singularity University – Lisa is co-CEO of SingularityU Australia. As a Singularity Expert, member of SU, Lisa speaks on The Future of Finance and Global Data for Good. .Ignite Alliance – Engaging in angel investment since 2012, Lisa’s own organisation has been helping the next generation of aspirational entrepreneurs and start-ups innovate, develop and flourish. By giving them the necessary tools and resources in the form of finance, grants, incubator programs and back office, Ignite Alliance ensures their success. Ignite Alliance is currently establishing a $100m venture capital fund.After surviving a series of health challenges, Lisa rapidly changed her personal paradigm and actively sought out opportunities to manifest her moonshot-ideas to change the world for the better. As a serial entrepreneur, she embraced many of those opportunities to establish and invest in businesses, all of which have a focus of profit with purpose.Lisa resolutely believes that we live in a time where there is no problem so large that it cannot be solved with a deep collaboration between ourselves and technology. By working together on a future of our own design for humanity, supported by strategic planning, Lisa envisions a bright 100 years ahead, where we are all inspired to work towards the same positive outcomes.Lisa wants to explore the universe and the magic it uncovers as we realise there are so many more dimensions to life than first imagined. In her spare time you’ll find her reading, travelling to exotic locations or kite surfing.