Samantha Thian

Seastainable Co.

Samantha is the founder of Seastainable and Senior Manager for Sustainability in Asia Pacific at Electrolux. In 2017, she founded Seastainable in Singapore to give back to marine conservation. Since then, Seastainable has reached over 7 different ASEAN countries, as well as supported over 33 global projects, committing over $50,000 SGD to marine conservation. She is also responsible for the development of Stridy, a tech-based solution to community cleanups.

She is currently part of the Climate Change Delegation representing Singapore for Y20 2023 in India, and recently received recognition for the Forbes 30 Under 30 for her work in social impact. She sits on the Climate Action Singapore Alliance as an Executive Member, as well as leads the Public Hygiene Council’s Youth Action Group as Co-Chair. She lives by the philosophy - “We don’t need one person doing sustainability perfectly, we need millions doing it imperfectly.”