Mia Nguyen is a political economist by learning and a business strategist by experimenting. As a Vietnamese-born and Canadian-educated professional, she fuels her passion with impact innovation in emerging economies. She is currently the Operations Associate at The Knowledge Society (TKS), a human accelerator that trains students from 13-to-17 years old to become the next ‘unicorn’ people. Her expertise lies in go-to-market strategies, multi-sectorial partnership development, and project execution. She leverages her strengths to help international NGOs, SMEs, and government sectors implement impact projects across Canada and the Asia Pacific. During her free time, you can find Mia serving on Global Spark (a BCG-founded education non-profit) and UNAC. She graduated from the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy and majored in Political Economy and Asia Pacific Studies.