World Vision Singapore is supported by a council of advisors who are passionate about pressing global issues in poverty.
Representative of WVI President
Marcus joined World Vision International in 2017 in a consulting role as part of the Strategy Realisation Office. Since then he has led different global functional teams and in 2019 Marcus was appointed Partnership Leader for Global Marketing and Communications. He also serves on the World Vision UK Board. Prior to joining World Vision, Marcus enjoyed a career in marketing and communications, working for global brands such as Ford Motor Company, Cable and Wireless, Motorola, Google and Lenovo.
Soon Sze Meng
Sze Meng is the CEO of Sembcorp’s carbon management business - GoNetZero™ leading and supporting customers’ net-zero ambitions. He held senior leadership roles at JD.com, SingTel, PayPal, Visa and Temus and was a consultant at McKinsey and Monitor Deloitte. He was a board member of Go Jek, Tiki, JD.ID and JDL Express Indonesia. He serves as a Board Member of the Singapore Institute of Technology and Focus on the Family Singapore, and an Advisory Council member of XA Network. He graduated from Stanford University and Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University.
Michelle is the Chief Executive Officer of Mewah International Inc. She joined the company in 2003 in the trading department and has been its Executive Director since 2010. Prior to that, Michelle worked with Exxon Mobil in Louisiana, United States of America, and Jurong Island, Singapore.
Lau Peet Meng
Peet Meng is a senior public servant who has served in the Singapore Police Force, the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, where he served as Singapore’s First Secretary to the United Nations in New York. He is a graduate of Yale University, and earned post-graduate degrees at the University of Cambridge and Stanford University. He is also a recent alumni of Harvard Business School.
Jacqueline is the CEO of Singapore Cruise Centre which manages the terminals for international cruises as well as regional ferries. Prior to SCC, she held senior leadership appointments as Assistant Chief Executive of Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC), Deputy General Manager of Lucasfilm Singapore where she had oversight of the operations of the 520-strong Lucasfilm Studio and Chief Operating Officer at Economic Development Innovations Singapore (EDIS). She started her career at the Singapore Economic Development Board. Over her 14 years at EDB, she was based overseas in New York and Hong Kong.
Kevan is a Partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. He has extensive experience in assurance and advisory roles, working with a wide range of clients across various industry sectors. In addition to audit and compliance, Kevan was also involved in projects such as initial public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate restructuring and data & analytics.
Sharon is an advocate and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore. She holds an MA from the University of Cambridge and an LLM from the University of California, Berkeley. Sharon has had more than 15 years experience as a district judge of the State and Family Courts, assistant registrar of the Supreme Court and State Counsel in the Attorney-General’s Chambers. Since stopping work in 2015 to spend time with her family, Sharon continues to volunteer her legal services as an adjudicator at the Financial Industry Disputes Resolution Centre (FIDReC).
Lucas brings extensive marketplace experience having worked in Hewlett Packard for 20 years before assuming CEO appointments in SingTel Mobile, MediaCorp and Far East Orchard, a listed company of Far East Organization before his retirement. He is currently on the board of directors of Thirst Collective.
Tony is the Senior Director for Partnerships (Industry) and Outreach at National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre (NVPC) which includes one of their signature programmes called "Company for Good". Prior to this, he was the Principal at the Centre for Design, Insights, and Innovation at Great Eastern Singapore which applies design methods to uncover actionable consumer insights. He has also held numerous senior management roles, including Assistant Chief Executive at the Singapore Tourism Board and Managing Director/Partner of The Idea Factory Singapore. In his contribution to the non-profit sector, he is currently a member of YMCA’s Education Committee and previously a member of the Advisory Board for Child at Street 11, and a past member of the Board of Governors at the Singapore International Foundation.
Aaron was most recently Group CEO of Eu Yan Sang International, a leading Asian health and wellness company with roots in Traditional Chinese Medicine. Prior to that, he had built a career in brand management, marketing, retail and general management with Levi Strauss, Philips Electronics, and Asia Pacific Breweries.
Aaron actively serves on boards, having been on the board of the Singapore Tourism Board and chairing its Finance and Investment Committee. He is currently on the boards of the Singapore Management University Academy and the Jazz Association of Singapore.
Lena Teoh Chyin
Lena Teoh is a veteran in the financial services industry with experience spanning corporate banking, and investment banking, and more than 20 years in asset management. Her most recent role was Chief Investment Officer of Prudential Assurance Singapore Pte Ltd. Prior to that, she spent 16 years at Credit Suisse AG, as CIO for the APAC Multi-asset Class, Asset Management Division as well as Regional Head of Asset Allocation. She is an advocate of sustainability, environment protection, climate change, social impact, and corporate governance.
Eleanor Seet is President and Head of Asia ex Japan for Nikko Asset Management Asia. Active in the industry, she is Vice-Chairman and serves on the Executive Committee of the Investment Management Association of Singapore. She is a member of the Institute of Banking and Finance Standards Committee and Chair of the Fund Management Workgroup. Eleanor is also a board member of Affin Hwang Asset Management Berhad, and the Chairman of Pegasus Asia. In the education sphere, she serves on the Advisory Board of James Cook University Singapore.
Liew Heng San
Heng San headed Singapore’s Central Provident Fund as CEO before retiring in Jan 2011. Besides other corporate responsibilities, he also serves on the Singapore Bible College Board.
Dr Andrew Goh is editor of IMPACT magazine. Among other voluntary involvement, he served on the Singapore Advisory Council of World Vision International and the Board of Halogen Young Leaders Foundation. He is a founding elder of Riverlife Church and earned his PhD from the Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in 2000.
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World Vision International
World Vision is a Christian relief, development and advocacy organisation dedicated to working with children, families and communities worldwide to reach their full potential by tackling the causes of poverty and injustice.
Working in nearly 100 countries around the world, World Vision serves all people, regardless of religion, race, ethnicity, or gender.