Alvin Ung is an author and student of leadership who helps people embrace their calling. He is a consultant to the government of Malaysia, and has spearheaded leadership development in twenty large Asian companies. As a Fellow at Khazanah Nasional, Malaysia's largest sovereign wealth fund, he is writing his fourth book on purpose-driven leaders and purpose-driven organizations. Alvin has spoken and led workshops in Asia, Europe and North America, based on his book Barefoot Leadership. He co-wrote Taking Your Soul to Work, with Paul Stevens, his mentor and BGU Board member. Alvin co-founded two social enterprises that promote leadership and literacy among the rural poor. He also serves on the faculty of Eagles Communications in Singapore. He has basic and advanced degrees from Middlebury College, Johns Hopkins University and Regent College. Alvin lives in Kuala Lumpur with his family.