Phyu Hninn Nyein

Knowledge and Social Impact Manager, Proximity Designs


Phyu Hninn Nyein currently heads up the Knowledge and Social Impact Team at Proximity Designs in Myanmar. Hninn's team manage and analyze Proximity's farming customer database and conduct socio-economic impact assessment research projects and user research projects. A native of Myanmar, Hninn studied in the United States where she received her Masters degree in biostatistics from Boston University. In 2012, Hninn returned to Myanmar and joined Proximity Designs. She recently won a scholarship for the Oxford Diplomas in Strategic Management at Said Business School, Oxford University. Hninn's scholarship is for a diploma in strategy and innovation; the scholarship was one of four that were awarded to women from various countries for the Oxford Diplomas.