Hoa Duong Piyaka

Hoa Duong Piyaka has held a variety of roles in project management, strategy development, and resource mobilisation for a range of international private and public sector entities. Her expertise is primarily grounded in policy and grantmaking work for the US government, and with several private philanthropies, where she led East and Southeast Asia regional investment portfolios. In 2011, Hoa founded and chaired the Asia Pacific Funder’s Working Group, a collective of over 100 donors based in Europe, the Americas, and Asia. Hoa earned a B.A. in Philosophy, Politics, Economics (PPE) and Urban Studies from the University of Pennsylvania; and a Master in Public Policy (International Security and Political Economy) from Harvard University. She is based in Thailand, and has supported strategic partnership development across global KT countries since 2017.