Aziza Sheerin believes in the transformative power of education. She loves exploring innovative methods and tools for teaching and learning, and is especially intrigued by initiatives that plug the gap between education and employment.
Aziza leads the Singapore office for global tech education company General Assembly as its Regional Director. Founded in 2011 in New York City, General Assembly has raised $119 million in funding, has 15 campuses across 4 continents, and was voted the World’s most innovative company in education by Fast Company. General Assembly is building a community of individuals empowered to pursue work they love through education and opportunity in technology, design and business.
Prior to this, Aziza covered Emerging Markets Asia for a not-for-profit financial education firm. She worked on new market expansion and building partnerships with governments, international development organizations, and stakeholders invested in advancing education and economic growth in emerging Asian economies.