Bianca S.K. Stringuini is Senior Director, Inclusion & Community for Asia Pacific for VISA, In this newly-formed role, Bianca will lead the team responsible for implementing the inclusion, diversity (I&D), community and social responsibility strategy for the region and will also include an increasing focus on team wellbeing and further progressing Visa’s efforts to purposefully contribute to the communities it serves. Bianca herself is an excellent example of diverse experiences, having the wealth of over 15 years of expertise in talent, leadership, diversity and inclusion practices and as well as marketing, real estate, fashion, financial services and payments. Most recently, she founded a consultancy focused on leadership and diversity training for a global clientele, and prior to that, was Head of Diversity and Inclusion for JP Morgan Chase, AIG and American Express. She was also a Senior Consultant at Mercer and has spearheaded strategy and implementation projects, business development and branding projects, as well as change, talent and performance management projects throughout her career. Bianca is also a certified facilitator in cultural awareness, change management and cultural transformation training and has been a speaker at multiple international conferences, such as the UN CSW Global Conference on empowering women financially. She has been based in Singapore for the past 11 years and has worked on projects in South America, Europe and the Middle East. Originally from Brazil, Bianca holds a BA in International Affairs from the Pontificia Universidade Catolica of Sao Paolo and an MBA in International Business from Nanyang Technological University in Singapore. She is married with two children and enjoys travelling, being a pilot’s daughter, and is a sci-fi enthusiast with a passion for Game of Thrones, Star Wars and everything in the Marvel Universe.
Managing Director, APAC