Asia 1: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka
Asia 2: China, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Japan, Republic of Korea, Mongolia
Asia 3: Brunei Darussalam, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, Timor-Leste, Vietnam
Meet the Team
Emmanuele "Em-Em" Parra
Managing Ambassador, Asia
Location: Manila, Philippines
Em-Em is a Senior Content Specialist at Thomson Reuters Manila. She is passionate about leading action and advocating for the rights of underrepresented sectors of society.
She is the lead of Global Volunteer Network in Asia Pacific, a network of volunteers across the enterprise that helps drive employee engagement in giving back to the community. She is also an advocate for Voice of the Free, an NGO in the Philippines that rescue survivors of human trafficking and slavery.
She has earned noteworthy accolades for her work over the past four years: as Thomson Reuters Foundation Ambassador in 2016, as Thomson Reuters delegate to the OYW Summit in Bogota Colombia in 2017, as Vice Curator of Global Shapers Manila Hub and as one of the certified external facilitators of #IAmRemarkable in the Philippines.
Sinchita Dutta Roy
Coordinating Ambassador, Asia 1
Location: Mumbai, India
Sinchita is a sales and marketing professional with a keen interest in customer insights & digital innovation. Her passion is towards educating the underprivileged youth of India, leading her to become actively involved at the grassroots level within her local community. Sinchita has been associated with the Robin Hood Army, an organization dedicated to redistributing food to the needy by collecting excess food from restaurants / gatherings. Sinchita is hoping to create a more connected community of One Young World Ambassadors and to find synergies in creating the right impact
Tsuyoshi "Yoshi" Domoto
Coordinating Ambassador, Asia 2
Location: Tokyo, Japan
Yoshi currently serves as the Country Manager of Saturday Kids Japan, a programming and robotics school for children with the mission of inspiring kids to become curious, self-directed learners. Yoshi has 10+ years’ of experience in fields ranging from finance (including micro-finance), community development and now, education technology. His proudest accomplishment to date was the e_libro project; a crowdfunding project that contributed to the founding of La Union’s first community library. Yoshi believes that every child deserves access to a high-quality education regardless of their background and is excited about the future of Saturday Kids and its potential to improve the state of education for the better around the world.
Coordinating Ambassador, Asia 3
Location: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Jonathan is the Director at 95% The Business Culture Consultants, a consultancy company that aims to turn workplaces to joyplaces. He believes that a workplace can truly be a joyplace when people are not only results-oriented, but also people-conscious. That guides him as he consults, facilitates and manages culture transformation, digital transformation and funding strategies for clients throughout South East Asia. He also played an instrumental role in building the Business Continuity Plan for Asia School of Business residency when COVID19 plagued Malaysia. Jon also actively coaches young leaders to build their companies and budding young stars in Fellowship Programmes and Personal Development Programmes.