Clair Deevy was appointed Global Director of the newly formed WhatsApp Social Impact team in early 2022. In this role she leads strategy development and execution for programs and partnerships acrosshealth, crisis response, digital literacy, charitable giving and more.
With Meta since 2015, Clair has also held roles as WhatsApp Director Public Policy APAC and Facebook Director of Community Affairs for Asia Pacific and Latin America. Working in the field of policy, communications, and community partnerships for more than 20 years Clair’s professional and volunteer experience includes work in Government, NGOs, private sector and corporate foundations.
Previously with Microsoft Clair spent most of her career there leading Microsoft’s Corporate Social Responsibility programs in Asia Pacific. Clair has developed a deep knowledge in the areas of digital and financial literacy, community engagement, women’s empowerment, and creating partnerships for positive social impact.
Clair holds a Bachelor of Applied Science in Environmental Management, a Master of Management, is a qualified Partnership Broker and in 2014 was appointed an Ambassador for Women in Technology for UNWomen Singapore Committee.