Founder & CEO, The New Savvy, Singapore

Anna Haotanto is the CEO of The New Savvy and Director at Tera Capital, a private investment firm. She is part of the founding committee of the Singapore FinTech Association and heads the Women In FinTech and Partnership Committee. She is also the President of the Singapore Management University Women Alumni. She was awarded “Her Times Youth Award” at the Rising 50 Women Empowerment Gala, organised by the Indonesian Embassy of Singapore. The award was presented by His Excellency Ngurah Swajaya. She was nominated and selected for FORTUNE Most Powerful Women conference in 2017, 2016 (Asia) and 2015 (San Francisco, Next Gen).

Anna has 10 years of experience in the financial sector including wealth management, private equity, research as well as corporate and investment banking. Her previous work experience includes positions at Citigroup, United Overseas Bank, a regional role in Business Monitor and a boutique private equity firm based in Shanghai.

Anna has single-handedly raised a mid-six figure funding for The New Savvy within 1.5 years of operation. Anna conducts workshops on personal finance and had given talks on finance, women issues and empowerment for many leading organisations. She regularly teaches and mentors children and adults on financial prudence and investments, facilitating their ability to be better informed when making financial decisions.

Anna is involved in various charities supporting women and children causes. She was one of the main donors in the building of a library for underprivileged female students.