He sits on the Boards of SMRT Corporation Ltd, Chinese Development Assistance Council (CDAC), and Alexandra Health Pte Ltd. He also serves on the Board of Governor of Northlight School and as a member of the Governing Council of the Singapore Business Advisors and Consultants Council (SBACC).
Mr Ong previously held several other positions in the Singapore Government, including that of Principal Private Secretary to Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, and Deputy Chief Negotiator for the US-Singapore Free Trade Agreement.
Mr Ong has a First Class Honours in B.Sc (Economics) from the University of London, London School of Economics and Political Science (UK) and a Master of Business Administration from the Institute of Management Development, Lausanne, Switzerland.
Gilbert graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Science (Honors) and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a Masters in Recreation Administration. Currently, he sits on the Boards of the Institute of Technical Education (ITE) and NTUC Foodfare. He also coordinates NTUC’s Worker Centric efforts, and contributes in the Chinese Development Assistance Council (Workers’ Upgrading and Employment Committee).
Ms Adeline Sum Wai Fun
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Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Labour Foundation (SLF)
She currently holds directorships in ComfortDelgro Corporation Limited, and a number of NTUC social enterprises and SLF companies.
Ms Sum holds a Bachelor of Arts (History) from the National University of Singapore, a Master of Business Administration (Accountancy) from the Nanyang Technological University and a Master of Public Administration from the Harvard University.
Ms Anna Chan Hock Cheng
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Assistant Managing Director, Planning & Policy, Economic Development Board (EDB)
Anna joined EDB in 1991, and prior to her current appointment, she held various positions in EDB ranging from Planning, Human Resource to Finance. From 2003 to 2008, she also held concurrent appointments in EDB Investment Pte Ltd (EDBI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of EDB that is responsible for making direct and fund investments in companies and projects that are aligned with EDB’s overall economic thrusts. Anna is member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants.
In addition to the directorships of the various Jardine Group companies, he also serves on the Boards of other listed and public companies including MNCs. Among the companies of which he is a director, are Food Empire Holdings Ltd and MSIG Insurance (Singapore) Pte Ltd.
He is a Board member of the Singapore International Chamber of Commerce (SICC) and represents the Singapore Business Federation on the Council of the ASEAN Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASEAN-CCI). He is a member of South East Asia Council of INSEAD, a leading international graduate business school, and sits on the Board of Governors of Asian Institute of Management, based in Manila. He is a member of the Competition Appeal Board.
He obtained a Diploma in Personnel Management from the Singapore Institute of Management (1971) and completed the Senior Executive Programme at the London Business School in 1974.
Mr Ng has a distinguished career in public service since joining the Administrative Service of the Singapore Civil Service in 1996. Before his current post at WDA, he served in the Ministry of Education (MOE) as Deputy Secretary (Services) from November 2009 and Deputy Secretary (Policy) from May 2010. He oversaw the formulation and implementation of education strategies and policies for the education sector and spearheaded the organisation development, information technology and corporate communication functions in the Ministry.
Prior to his appointment in the Ministry of Education, he served as Director, Defence Finance Organisation in the Ministry of Defence from October 2008, as well as Divisional Director of the Foreign Manpower Management Division and subsequently Divisional Director of the Workplace Policy and Strategy Division at the Ministry of Manpower between January 2004 and September 2008.
Mr Ng is currently the Deputy Chairman of the Singapore Institute of Technology Board of Trustees. He also serves on the boards of A*STAR, Singapore Technologies Kinetics Ltd, Yale-NUS College Governing Board among others.
Mr Ng holds a Master in Business Administration (Distinction) from INSEAD and a Bachelor of Arts (First Class Honours) from the University of Cambridge, UK.
Before joining FEO, Philip – as ACEO of JTC Corporation, was responsible for the successful development of Singapore’s multi-billion one-north mixed development zone into a vibrant business eco-system which combined the work-live-play-learn elements for the community and talent base; developed JTC’s various Business Parks into premier business and industrial centres of excellence; supervised the real-estate portfolios of the Electronics, Info-Comm Technology, and Media Industry Clusters, and JTC’s non-Industrial and New Business Clusters.
Philip, retired as a Brigadier-General in 2001, served in a variety of SAF command, management and staff positions to include Deputy ACGS (Operations Planning), Assistant Chief of General Staff (Personnel), Chief of Artillery, Chief Guards Officer and Commander, 21st Division.
Philip has been actively involved as a Director and Board Member on several Government-linked corporations and Statutory Boards: Singapore Technologies Aerospace, ST Logistics and Sentosa Development Corporation. Currently, he also holds several Director, Council Member and Advisory appointments on Singapore public and NGO sectors, namely; National Parks Board, Institute of Employment and Employability, Singapore Environment Council, National Youth Achievement Award, NRF’s CREATE and WDA’s CET Campuses developments.
Prior to joining SPRING, Kai Hoe was a career naval officer in the Republic of Singapore Navy. He has served in a range of command and staff positions including the Fleet Commander and the Chief of Staff – Naval Staff.
Kai Hoe also serves on the boards of several companies and non-profit organizations, including Singapore Aerospace Manufacturing Pte Ltd, Advanced Materials Technologies Pte Ltd, SPRING SEEDS Capital Pte Ltd, Growth Enterprise Fund, Employment and Employability Institute, Temasek Polytechnic and the Singapore Red Cross.
Kai Hoe holds an MSc in Business Management from Stanford and an MA in Physics from Cambridge University.