Myat has more than 18 years of experience in senior management positions in the corporate and humanitarian sectors. This has included designing organisation development interventions for local non-governmental organisations and civil society organisations. Her areas of expertise include training, facilitation, participatory rapid appraisal and social mobilisation, and she is a licenced SPOT trainer with the Facilitators Network Singapore (FNS). She has an MA in International Development from the International University of Japan and a BSc in Mathematics from the University of Yangon. She also has a Group Diploma in Accounting from Pearson LCCI and completed the certificate programme for Community-Based Development at Colorado State University.