Economic Society of Singapore

Organisational Structure

ESS 61st Council


Professor Euston QUAH
Head of Economics
Director, Economic Growth Centre

School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University

Vice President

Chief Executive and Founding Director
Centennial Asia Advisors
Vice President


Mrs. Jeanne CHENG
Chief Risk Officer
Singapore Power Limited
Vice President

Dr. David LEE
Co-Founder, Left Coast
Professor, Singapore University of Social Sciences
Vice President  

Mr. Vikram KHANNA
Associate Editor
The Business Times
 Vice President

Dr. Leslie TEO
Chief Economist and Director
Economics and Investment Strategy Department
GIC Private Limited
Honorary Treasurer

Professor CHEW Soon Beng
Deputy Director, Nanyang Centre for Public Administration

Professor of Economics, School of Social Sciences

Nanyang Technological University

Honorary Assistant Treasurer

Dr. CHIA Wai Mun
Associate Professor of Economics
School of Social Sciences
Nanyang Technological University
Honorary Secretary

Senior Lecturer
Singapore University of Social Sciences
Assistant Secretary

Dr. TAN Khay Boon
Head Of Programme (DMS)
Senior Lecturer
SIM Global Education
Assistant Secretary

Mr CHUA Yeow  Hwee


National University of Singapore

Young Professionals Wing- Chairman

Mr. Jeryle YONG

Credit Risk Analyst


Council Members

Col CHNG Ho Kiat
Preparedness and Resilience Division
Ministry of Communication and Information

Dr. CHOY Keen Meng

Executive Director, Economic Analysis Department

Monetary Authority of Singapore

Dr. CHUA Hak Bin

Senior Economist

Maybank Kim Eng

Mr Philip CHUA

Former Senior Country Executive

American Express Bank Ltd

Prof. Bryce HOOL


School of Economics

Singapore Management University

Mr. Adrian KEMP


HoustonKemp Economists

Mr KHOO Tsao Tze

Vice President, Entertainment

Resorts World Sentosa

Mr. Jimmy KOH

Head and Managing Director, Investor Relations and Research

United Overseas Bank

Dr. Derrick KON

Regional Director

The Conference Board

Dr. Ravi KUMAR
Associate Provost (Special Projects), President’s Office
Nanyang Technological University

Ms Angela LIM Sau Ting

Former Chief Human Resources Officer

Nanyang Technological University

Ms. Selena LING

Head, Treasury Research and Strategy

Oversea-Chinese Banking Corporation

Mr. Max LOH

Managing Partner, ASEAN and Singapore

Ernst & Young LLP

Mr. LOOI Teik Soon

Dean, LTA Academy

Director, Future Mobility

Director, Industry Development

Executive Director, Singapore Rail Academy

Mr. NG Wai Choong

Chief Executive Officer

Energy Market Authority

Mr. Amos ONG

Head, Global Banking

Maybank, Singapore

Ms. Quah Ley Hoon

Chief Editor


Dr. Michael SYN

Executive Vice President

Head of Derivatives

Singapore Exchange Limited

Mrs. TAN Say Tin
Senior Curriculum Specialist (Economics) Humanities Branch Curriculum Planning and Development Division

Ministry of Education

Associate Professor Randolph TAN

Director, Centre for Applied Research

Singapore University of Social Sciences

Prof TSUI Kai Chong
Provost, Office of the President
Singapore University of Social Sciences

Professor Julian WRIGHT
Department of Economics
National University of Singapore

Ms. YONG Yik Wei
Economics Division
Ministry of Trade and Industry

Professor Bernard YEUNG
NUS Business School
National University of Singapore