Aliza Knox

Aliza Knox

Aliza brings three decades of diverse international marketing and management experience. Aliza has built and operated successful businesses in complex and emerging sectors including online advertising, financial services, consulting, mobile, SaaS, in Singapore and San Francisco covering Asia, Latin America, and Europe.

Aliza has held several leadership roles in relationship development, sales and operations, as well as strategic partnering. Aliza most recently, was Head of APAC for Cloudflare, and earlier, was Chief Operating Officer at Unlockd. Previously, she held the position of Head of APAC for Twitter, having joined the digital enterprise after Google, where she was Managing Director of Commerce and Sales & Operations in APAC.

Aliza has extensive financial services experience at eminent companies like Visa International and Charles Schwab Corporation. She was the Vice President and Director at Boston Consulting Group responsible for Asian Financial Services.

Aliza has served on the boards of listed companies in Australia, Singapore, Germany and UK. She was an advisor to the ANZ Bank Board Technology Committee. As a Non-Executive Board Director and advisor, she is dedicated to empowering the next generation of leaders building successful global businesses.

Aliza was named the IT Woman of the Year (Asia) in 2020, in the top 100 Women in Tech (Singapore), the AWA Singapore International Businesswoman of the Year in 2015, elected to Chief Executive Women (Australia) in 2016, and featured in the 2018 book, “Women on Board – Making a Real Difference”.

Aliza led SWAT (Super Women at Twitter) and did the same for Women@Google. She is a mentor to young women via Minerva and the Asian University for Women. Aliza has also served on two key committees for the Singapore government.

Aliza is a contributing columnist at Forbes, writing about rising and thriving in the corporate world and will be publishing a book on the same topic in 2022.

Aliza graduated magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa with a BA in Applied Math-Economics from Brown University and holds an MBA with distinction in Marketing from New York University. She resides between Singapore and Sydney.

Board positions in other Companies

Aliza is a Non-Executive Director at Tyro Payments, Australia and Health Metrics, Australia and Healthway Medical Group, Singapore.

She is also a Senior Advisor to The Boston Consulting Group.

Back to top of page