Women's Forum  Singapore 2024


Sarah Bak

Insignia Ventures Partners



Sarah joined Insignia Ventures Partners management team in 2017 as the first finance hire and was promoted as CFO in 2020. Before Insignia, Sarah was the finance lead in AIRmaker, an IoT incubator led by Ascendas Singbridge, SG Innovate and Runyang Group. Prior to AIRmaker, Sarah was with Singtel Innov8, a leading corporate venture capital fund for 5 years. She led the setting up of Singtel Innov8 corporate structures, securing license, tax incentive and was one of the first hires for the fund. Sarah also spent 3 years in the Singapore entity of Health Management International Limited where she led the move from SGX catalist to main board and involved in public offering and organising AGM. Sarah graduated from University of Technology, Sydney with Bachelor of Business, double major in Accounting and Finance. She is also a member of the CPA Australia.

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Innovate Hub (Discovery Space)
Jun 19, 2024
5:00 PM5:45 PM

Harnessing the transformative potential of FinTech

Sarah BakInsignia Ventures PartnersCFOTian Tian ChuaMONEY FM, SPH RadioFinance PresenterGrace HoGoImpact Capital PartnersConsultantFernn LimAudax Financial Technology Pte Ltd Chief Operating Officer
Higher financial and digital literacy of women is associated with lower gender gaps in digital financial literacy (IMF, 2022). Given existing inequalities in education between genders, how can we ensure that women have access to learning around cryptocurrency, blockchain and other financial technologies which have gone from fringe technologies to widely adopted financial tools?