CEO and Co-Founder
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man. “
-George Bernard Shaw
Weh Yeoh is a third time founder. After co-founding WhyDev, a non profit organisation committed to getting international development right, he started OIC Cambodia in 2013, and handed over leadership to a local Cambodian team in 2017. OIC is an initiative that aims to establish speech therapy as a profession in Cambodia. He has both a BA in Physiotherapy from the University of Sydney and an MA in Development Studies from the University of NSW. He has volunteered with people with disabilities in Vietnam, interned in India, studied Mandarin in Beijing, and milked yaks in Mongolia. He has been recognised by the Australian government as an Emerging Leader, amongst 15 people across ASEAN and Australia.
COO and Co-Founder
“If you get tired learn to rest, not to quit.“
Francesca Pinzone is passionate and driven to bring health services to children in need, who don’t have access. She has a MA in International Public Health (USYD), a Graduate Certificate in Social Impact (UNSW) and a Bachelor of Science, Nursing at UTS.
Francesca has over ten years experience working in non-profit organisations and in international development, having previously worked for Medecins Sans Frontieres in Pakistan, UNICEF in India and CanTeen in Australia, and also currently teaches Creating Social Change: From Innovation to Impact at UNSW Sydney with the Centre for Social Impact. Prior to this Francesca was the Collective Impact Project Manager at the Centre for Social Impact working with both CSI and Collaboration for Impact.
CCO and Co-Founder
“Start with what is right rather than what is acceptable.“
Ed is an accidental speech pathologist and PhD candidate, and has practiced across rural and remote communities for the last 8 years. Ed is also a SARRAH board member, and sits on the Clinical Council at the Western NSW PHN.
In his spare time, you’ll probably find Ed playing cricket, talking cricket, or watching cricket (with his cat, Katich, who is named after his favourite cricketer of course). He has also been known to integrate cricket and cricket trivia into his work with clients who share his passion.
Ed is keen to learn from people with disability about how allied health can support them to live the life that they want, and would like to support them to advocate on their terms, especially in rural and remote areas.