Trusted and effective international giving
Give2Asia Australia is an international nonprofit based in Melbourne that serves as a strategic partner and ally for your philanthropy. We offer a suite of services for Australian individuals, corporates, and not-for-profits.
Philanthropy services tailored to your needs
With over 20 years of experience, our international grantmaking specialists understand the challenges of cross-border giving. We provide practical support to help you achieve your charitable goals.
A track record of positive impact in Australia and beyond
Learn more about Give2Asia's past work in Australia.
The Give2Asia team conduct themselves in the utmost professionalism and demonstrate their passion and knowledge in aid and development in every interaction.Brianna Casey, CEO, Foodbank Australia
It is a pleasure to work alongside Give2Asia as a grant partner and supporting advocate for justice and equality here in Australia. Give2Asia has proven to be a funder which leads with its values, is an excellent communicator, and supporter.Seyam Habibi, Asylum Seeker Resource Centre
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Local knowledge meets global expertise
With staff and advisors in 23 countries across the Asia-Pacific, Give2Asia is well-positioned to help you accomplish your international giving goals.View all Give2Asia staff
Anita Toy has over 13 years’ experience in corporate giving and private philanthropy. She joined Give2Asia (USA) in 2017 as a Country Advisor connecting international donors and philanthropists to charitable causes in Australia and New Zealand.
Prior to joining Give2Asia, Anita worked for the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group for 14 years where she managed the organisation’s community investment program across 32 countries and strategically partnered with charitable organisations to achieve social impact. Anita holds a Bachelor Degree in Business.
Jonathan has over 30 years’ leadership experience in the business, arts, community, international development and environment sectors including leadership positions in governance, strategy, business development, and capital fundraising. Jonathan is Director of Development at the Great Barrier Reef Foundation leading a global capital campaign and was previously CEO of Greening Australia in Tasmania and Victoria.
Jonathan is a non-Executive Director and Chair with Tasmanian Youth Orchestra and is a Winston Churchill Fellow and Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. Jonathan holds a Degree in Engineering with Post Graduate qualifications in Development Studies and Environmental Studies.
Birger Stamperdahl joined Give2Asia (USA) in 2006 and has served as its President & CEO since 2014. Birger works directly with donors, foundations, and corporations seeking to build strategic charitable partnerships across the Asia-Pacific. As a leading advocate for locally-led philanthropy, Birger has spoken to audiences at Stanford PACS, the World Affairs Council, the Council on Foundations, the Asia Venture Philanthropy Network, and the Conference Board.
Prior to joining Give2Asia, Birger had a successful PR career in Silicon Valley. As a Vice President at Porter Novelli, a global marketing and communications firm, he advised such clients as HP, EMC, McAfee, and BMC. Birger holds degrees in Journalism and Political Science from the University of New Hampshire.
Abhilash Mudaliar has close to 20 years experience in international development, philanthropy, social enterprise and impact investing. He is currently the Chief Impact Officer at Paul Ramsay Foundation and has previously worked with the World Bank, the Global Impact Investing Network and Unitus Group. Abhilash also serves on various nonprofit boards. He has completed degrees in Commerce and Arts from the University of Melbourne and a Masters in International Development from Harvard University.
Karan is the Chief Strategy Officer & Managing Director for Australia at Hnry and in this role he manages Hnry's overall strategic direction and brand, customer relationships, partnerships and team in the Australian market. Hnry is an all-in-one accounting service that takes care of all the financial admin for the self-employed. As Australasia's fastest-growing tax agency, Hnry helps thousands of individuals to focus on doing what they do best, without having to worry about the burden of financial admin.
Prior to working at Hnry, Karan worked in Management Consulting for 13 years, with a focus on providing strategy advice to clients in the Financial Services industry.
In 2012 Karan co-founded the Young Sikh Professionals Network (YSPN), an organisation he led until September 2017. YSPN was formed to mobilise the first generation of Australian Sikh professionals to build their professional capacity.
Finally, he led the Steering Committee of the Australia-India Youth Dialogue (AIYD) in 2018-19. The AIYD is the pre-eminent track-two dialogue between Australia and India, and each year brings together 30 young leaders to discuss matters important to the Australia-India relationship.
Karan holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Master of Finance with Distinction from the University of New South Wales, where he was the Goldman Sachs Award Winner.
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