Yixuan Shao is the Alliance Manager at WBA, focusing on stakeholder engagement for WBA’s global Alliance network.
Before joining WBA, Yixuan was the Partnerships Officer at the 2021 United Nations Food Systems Summit (UNFSS) Secretariat, advancing global partnership engagement for food systems transformation. Yixuan has also worked with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) at both global and country level for over 4 years promoting sustainable investment and business through partnership and programme management.
Yixuan is a Chinese national. She holds a master’s degree in public affairs from Brown University, and a bachelor’s degree from Shanghai International Studies University.