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OrFA's Advisory Committee

OrFA’s Advisory Committee is comprised of leading experts in their fields that have volunteered to provide advice and guidance to OrFA’s board of directors and executive teams. Advisory Committee members will also serve as mentors to OrFA members in each committee member’s respective field of expertise.
Bo Changpriroa
Bo ChangpriroaInternational Business Adviser
Bo Changpriroa is an emerging market professional with wide range of investment and operational experience from automotive, information technology to food services, and renewable energy.  His current role with the RMA Group focuses on building public-private partnerships with development finance institutions such as the Overseas Private Corporation, the Asia Development Bank, and the International Finance Corporation. His passion lies in poverty alleviation through job creation and skill training of locals in LDCs by engaging the private sector and investmentinitiatives.
William F Crittenden, PhD.
William F Crittenden, PhD.Education Adviser
Mr. Crittenden is a Professor of International Business & Strategy in the D’Amore-McKim School of Business at Northeastern University in Boston, Massachusetts USA. He has authored or co-authored over sixty journal publications, a strategic planning workbook, and numerous book chapters/sections and business cases.  He has teaching and research interests in strategy, decision making, business development, cross-cultural issues & corporate citizenship (including governance, ethics & sustainability).  Several of his publications and numerous presentations are on education & pedagogy.  He has international consulting and executive education experience. Mr. Crittenden has served in various University administrative posts, including as Senior Associate Dean & Dean of Faculty and as Dean for Graduate Business Programs. He has helped start several nonprofit organizations. He currently serves as a trustee with a commercial real estate trust. He has served on the advisory board of a software start-up and as a trustee on a charitable, fraternal nonprofit.
Cong Thang Huynh
Cong Thang HuynhInternational Adviser- Vietnam
Cong Thang Huynh is the co-founder and CEO of several ventures including:
  • GetSpaces, the first online event booking platform in Vietnam which allows users to book venues for their events
  • Fablab Saigon, a pre-seeding incubator in Vietnam
  • Vicgo, a company that offers unique handmade gifts for corporate and events
  • Golden Express, an importing service from US to Vietnam
  • Author of e27 tech magazine

Additionally, Mr. Huynh is a strategic advisor of two NGOs: STEP Forward Exchange and Viet Children Picture, in addition to advising OrFA Vietnam. Mr. Huynh has broad experience of engaging and consulting clients in merchandise and legal industry. He also manages the team in sales, marketing, administration, accounting, recruitment and IT projects.