Ada is a lawyer at a global law firm currently working across insolvency, corporate recovery, commercial litigation and banking matters.
She previously worked as a legal intern at the United Nations Khmer Rouge Tribunal in Phnom Penh, and as a journalist locally and abroad including for Sydney Morning Herald and the Bangkok Post.
Ada is passionate about the exchange of ideas and building cross-cultural relationships, particularly between Australia and South East Asian nations.
She was born and raised in Sydney, and frequently visited Malaysia as a child with her mother from Kluang and her father from Penang.
Ada has a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of Media and Communications (Government and International Relations) from the University of Sydney.