Lisa Oake is a professional conference moderator based in Singapore. She is a Canadian-born journalist with sixteen years of experience covering global economics, business and politics for CNBC. She has led panel discussions for some of the biggest companies in the world.
Lisa is a former co-anchor of CNBC Asia’s top-rated flagship morning program Squawk Box. Her experience conducting live interviews translates into lively and thought-provoking panel conversations. She is known for asking tough questions so conference attendees feel they have been exposed to fresh perspectives and new ideas.
Lisa has interviewed numerous CEOs, central bank governors and heads of state including Indonesia’s Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, Thailand’s Abhisit Vejjajiva, New Zealand’s Helen Clarke and Canada’s Kim Campbell. She has moderated conferences on everything from the global economy and finance to talent wars and women’s issues.Book this speaker