Full Name
Gi Fernando MBE
Job Title
Co-Founder and Director
New AutoMotive
Speaker Bio
Mr Fernando is an Engineer by education and a well-respected entrepreneur, with a personal interest in social impact.

He has founded many organizations; commercial, nonprofit and charities, and is particularly interested in building bootstrapped sustainable businesses without institutional investors.

Mr Fernando is currently on the board or chair of a number of organizations, many of which he founded, including Idea Foundation -- idea.org.uk (Digital Education charity), Subak.org (accelerator for nonprofits acting against climate change), Re-Generate.org (profit and purpose charity), MelioHealth.com (Immunology and AI Life sciences), newautomotive.org (data to support the transition to electric vehicles).

The father of three received an MBE in the 2017 New Year Honors for services to the digital economy.

In September 2017, Mr Fernando was named Entrepreneur of the Year at the Asian Achievers Awards.
Gi Fernando MBE