LEESA SOULODRE

MANAGING PARTNER. INNOVATION ADVISOR.  DIGITAL DIRECTOR.

Corporate Speaking

Leesa Soulodre is a dynamic corporate speaker known for her ability to inspire audiences with cutting edge examples from around the world. As a Master of Ceremonies, Speaker and Moderator, she has presented to a wide range of audiences and conferences across the public and private sector. Clients describe her as a powerful catalyst for inspiring thinking and innovation. Corporate Clients and projects have included Masters & Robots 2017, SingularityU Warsaw Chapter, the 2016 Pan Asian Regulatory Summit, 2nd ASEAN Regulatory Summit, Singapore, Malaysia and Australian Strategic Risk Forums, UK Government Anti-Corruption Week, Communicate Conferences, PR Week Conferences, GRC Alumni Forum, Pan Asia Risk and Insurance Management Association (PARIMA), Malaysian Directors Academy, Singapore Management University, Insead, SP Jain School of Management, the London School of Economics and Political Science, Strategic Risk Magazine, TBLI Asia, Sanofi Aventis, Merck, Westpac Bank, PwC, Deloitte, ValueCap and the International Olympic Committee. 


Current Topics: 

  • The future of Artificial Intelligence is Human
  • Business Prototyping for Customer Experience
  • Reputation Risk Management on the B/Leading Edge
  • Managing a Data Breach. How to survive a hack.
  • Building a Reputation Resilient Culture 
  • Reinventing Risk Management for an Asian Century

Upcoming Events
  • Speaker, 8-10 February 2018, Critical Thinking, IE-SMU MBA Programme, Singapore Management University 
  • Speaker, 22-23 March 2018, Future Ready Forum, Singapore Management University
  • Speaker, 17-19 May 2018, Critical Thinking, IE-SMU MBA Programme, Singapore Management University 
  • Expert on Judging Panel for Project Marigold - Cu3IC - India

Past Events
  • 27 October 2017, Business Prototyping for Customer Experience (Workshop), Warsaw, Poland
  • 26 October 2017, Moderator, The Many Faces of Entrepreneurship, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 26 October 2017, Reputation Risk Management on the b/leading edge (PowerTalk), Masters & Robots, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 26 October 2017, Pioneering Women's Welcome Masters & Robots, Warsaw, Poland.
  • 10 October 2017, Siemens Business Prototyping Workshop, "Prototyping for Customer Experience - a Design Thinking approach", Singapore 
  • 18th May 2017, Expert on Judging Panel for the StrategicRISK Awards 2017, Singapore. 
  • 30th November 2016, Panelist, "Fighting human trafficking and slavery", Trust Women Conference Singapore, Singapore Committee for UN Women, Tanglin International Centre, Singapore.
  • 17 November 2016, Panelist - "When Diversity Meets Innovation", Asia Securities Industry & Financial Markets Association (ASIFMA) Conference, Mandarin Marina Hotel, Singapore.
  • 8 - 9th November 2016, "Technology as a risk - Cybercrime and Data Privacy"
The Pan Asian Regulatory Summit 2016, Grand Hyatt, Hong Kong. Asia's key regulatory summit for Governance, Risk and Compliance professionals
  • 10 November 2016, "Defining, managing and quantifying reputation risk", Australia Risk Forum, Westin Hotel, Sydney, Australia. Australia's leading Risk Summit for Chief Risk Officers.
  • 17 October 2016, Malaysia Directors Academy, "Board Excellence - Effective strategy for Stakeholder Management", Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 18 October 2016, Malaysia Directors Academy, "Powertalk: Bridging the gap via Stakeholder Engagement", Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 23rd September 2016, "Are Financial Institutions fighting an unwinnable war against Cybercrime?, UK Government Anti-Corruption Week, BAE Systems, Nanyang Technical University Innovation Centre.
  • 1st September 2016, Cyber Security simulation: What to do in the case of a data leakThe 2nd ASEAN Regulatory Summit, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
  • 1st September 2016, TRT World, Cyber Breach Interview, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
  • 28 June 2016, Master of Ceremonies and Speaker: Smart Governance Conference - Good Governance Week, Deloitte Singapore.
  • 2nd June 2016, Panelist: "Last line of defence - Questions to get to the root of it all", Financials hidden in plain sight - Why Directors and Management need to ask hard questions Conference, CG Board Asia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 17th May 2016, Panelist: "Managing Reputation Risk", Strategic Risk Forum 2016, Singapore.
  • 16th March 2016, Master of Ceremonies,  "Foresight and Strategy in the Asia Pacific, Towards an Asian Century Event Series, NTUC Auditorium, Singapore
  • 2 December 2015, Speaker, "Navigating your Digital Capital in a Reputation Economy", TRIUM EMBA Alumni Webinar Series. TRIUM - a collaboration of NYU Stern, London School of Economics and Political Science and HEC School of Management.
  • 25-26 November 2015, Speaker, "Reputation Risk Management in an Asian Century" and Moderator, "Best Practices in Reputation and Corporate Communications", Reputation Management Conference, Grand Park Orchard Hotel, Singapore
  • 17 November 2015, Speaker and Panelist, PARIMA 2015, "Lose your reputation? You Risk Everything", Suntec Exhibition Centre, Singapore
  • 18 November 2015, Speaker and Moderator, "Reputation Risks in an Asian Century", Insead Asia Campus
  • 5 November 2015, Speaker and Panelist, "Managing Reputation Risks in a Crisis", Strategic Risk Magazine, Crisis and Risk Management : Building Resilience, Kuala Lumpur Risk Clinic, Westin, KL
  • 30 September 2015, Speaker and Panelist, Managing Reputation Risks in a Crisis, Singapore Risk Clinic, Crisis and Risk Management : Building Resilience, Westin Singapore.
  • 29-30th April 2015, Panelist, Sustainability and Risk Management - TBLI Asia Conference 2015, Insead Asia Campus, Singapore.
  • 13 November 2014, Speaker and Panelist, Governance, Risk and Compliance Alumni Forum 2014, Kuala Lumpur
  • 8 November 2014, Master of Ceremonies, Industry Forum - Content Strategy for Creative Communications, Singapore Management University
  • 10 June 2014, Speaker, 21st Century Tools for Fraud Surveillance and Corporate Governance, PwC, Hong Kong
  • 8 May 2014, Moderator, Motivation and Retention Strategies for the new Century - HR Conclave, SP Jain School of Global Management, Singapore
  • 22 April 2014, Speaker, 21st Century Portfolio Strategy for Reputation, Risk Management and Performance, ValueCap Sdn BhD, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
  • 15 March 2014, Master of Ceremonies, Risk Issues and Crisis Management Industry Forum, Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, Singapore.
  • 5 December 2013, Speaker and Panelist, How Investors use ESG Information - a Reputation Risk perspective, CSR Asia Disclosure Forum, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
  • 22 November 2013, Speaker, Portfolios of the 21st Century - Style Research and Quantshop, Sydney
  • 19 November 2013, Speaker, Portfolios of the 21st Century - Style Research and Quantshop, Singapore
  • 22 February 2012, Guest Skills Lecturer, The London School of Economics eNetworking in a digital world
  • 1 July 2011, Speaker, Best Practice in Stakeholder Engagement and Reputation Management - Westpac Banking Corporation, Sydney
  • 2 June 2011, Speaker and Panelist, The Social Media Thunderstorm– Panel Debate - Social Media in a Corporate Context, London
  • 23 May 2011, Speaker, Best Practice in Reputation Management - International Olympic Committee, Lausanne
  • 10 May 2011, Speaker and Panelist, The Social Media Tsunami – Panel Debate - Social Media in a Corporate Context, Amsterdam
  • 18 March 2011, Speaker, APAC Public Policy Conference - Stakeholder Engagement, Singapore
  • 25 January 2011, Speaker, APAC Public Policy Conference - Pharmaceutical Stakeholder Engagement, Singapore
  • 24 January 2011, Speaker, APAC Public Policy Conference – The strategic application of technology to the business of influence - Singapore
  • 11 November 2010, Speaker, BITS – Reputation Management, London
  • 22 October 2010, Speaker and Panelist, Crisis Communications - Social Media in a Corporate Context, Manchester
  • 19 July 2010, Speaker and Panelist, PR Week – Reinventing Crisis Communications in a Wired World, London
  • July 2009, Jericho Forum – Reputation Management and Identity Management for Web 3.0, London