Emily Perkin


Emily is the Managing Director of Just Cause, and has around 12 years of experience in the social sector as a consultant, staff member, trustee and volunteer. She has been based in Singapore since February 2013 and since then has worked with many charities, social enterprises and donors across the region to provide philanthropy advice and impact assessments. Her wide-ranging practical experience includes conducting large-scale value for money assessments for central government; managing a knowledge network for charities in Japan and Afghanistan; and co-founding an award-winning social enterprise in London. She was Trustee of a recycling charity in the UK for three years prior to moving to Singapore and regularly provides advice and training on impact assessment for non-profit ventures. Emily has a MA in Japanese Studies from Cambridge University and a Master’s in International Public Policy from Osaka University.