Chelsea Phua is a Partner and FinTech Lead at international communications consultancy firm Klareco Communications. She provides strategic counsel in public and investor relations to a broad spectrum of companies, including those listed on the Singapore Exchange, helping them to communicate their story and business profile. She has more than 18 years of experience working in the media, finance and communication industries. She has worked for The New York Daily News, the Providence Journal, the Associated Press and The Sacramento Bee. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in International Relations from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Master of Arts in Journalism from New York University. She was formerly VP for the Singapore sub-chapter of AAJA-Asia. In her spare time, she enjoys running, yoga, scuba and freediving.