Nicholas Foo

Nicholas Foo

Head of Business Development, Grab

Nicholas currently heads the Singapore Business Development department in Grab, Southeast Asia’s largest ride-hailing transport start-up. He brokers strategic partnerships and explores new businesses for the Singapore business. He also launched a new Grab transport service in Jakarta, Indonesia.

He previously spent 7 years in the Singapore government, including starting and running an innovation lab at the Singapore Tourism Board. He spent over 2 years in New Delhi in a diplomatic role doing market development and investment promotion. He has also worked in London and New York. 

Nicholas has also been an independent consultant in innovation, strategy and design. He received a BSc (First Class) Philosophy, Politics & Economics at the University of Warwick and also read Art Business at Sotheby’s Institute (London).

Nicholas is a story-teller, photographer and loves cycling.



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