Yu Qian Ang

Yu Qian is a PhD Candidate at the MIT Sustainable Design Lab and Cofounder of Out Of The Box, an MIT DesignX and Techstars startup. He completed his undergrad at the National University of Singapore as valedictorian, and also holds a MPhil from the University of Cambridge with a scholarship from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. He was Senior Assistant Director at the Singapore Ministry of Trade & Industry, part of the team that planned Singapore’s five-year science and technology masterplan. Between his studies, he consulted for the World Bank, worked at a London based VC, and was Associate Faculty at the Singapore University of Social Sciences.