Lisa Andrews

/Lisa Andrews

Lisa Andrews


CA and CEO Australia of Singularity University

Lisa has recently won the 2018 Hunter Outstanding Young Entrepreneur of the year and is on a mission to positively impact a billion people in the next ten years by inspiring others to think bigger. She specialises in strategy for personal and business growth and how to have a positive impact on the world.

In the community:

Lisa is the Australian licence holder for Global Impact Challenges for Singularity University, which has a mission to educate, inspire, and empower leaders to apply exponential technologies to address humanity’s Global Grand Challenges, she is also the co-ambassador for the Singularity University Newcastle Chapter.

Lisa was invited to judge the Extreme Tech Challenge 2018 Finals in Necker Island by Sir Richard Branson to empower entrepreneurs and their businesses to have positive change.

In her day job:

Lisa founded Ignite Alliance in 2012 after realising that business owners could use a lot more practical advice and assistance when experiencing significant growth.

Her vision for Ignite is to help aspirational business owners with the tools and resources they need so that they can do what they do best.

Ignite now has several business arms which operate by bringing a pre-formed management team to small and medium businesses. The services include high level consulting (strategy and implementation plans), finance team services (CFO, management accounting, tax compliance and bookkeeping), Innovation services (research and development, export grants and entrepreneurs program applications), Human Resources, Technology, Marketing, Private Wealth, Mortgage Broking, and an incubator support program that provides angel investment for aspirational technologies that will have a positive impact on the world.

With a team of 16 and over 750 clients, the mission to work with an awesome team and awesome clients shows in all aspects of the business. From the clients that are attracted and team that believe in making a difference.