Mr Wong is a board member of several public-listed and private companies in Singapore and abroad,
including DBS Bank Ltd and DBS Group Holdings Ltd and Royal Philips Electronics. Mr Wong holds a
First Class (Honours) degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Malaya and a Masters
degree in Electronics Engineering from the University of California at Berkeley where he was a
Fulbright Scholar. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree with distinction from
McGill University under the Canadian Commonwealth Fellowship.
Ms CHANG Hwee Nee *
Second Deputy Secretary Ministry of National Development, Singapore
Ms Chang is a member of the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Board
and has served as a member of various public institutions and organisations including the
Singapore-MIT Alliance Governing Board, Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore Governing
Board, Institute of Southeast Asian Studies Board of Trustees, and Board of Governors of NUS
High School of Mathematics and Science. Ms Chang, a President’s Scholar, received her Master of
Arts in Economics from the University of Cambridge and Master in Public Administration from the
Kennedy School of Government of Harvard University.
Ms Elim CHEW Soo Gim
President/ Founder 77th Street (S) Pte Ltd
Ms Chew founded the fashion and accessories retail chain in 1988 and the business has since
expanded in Singapore, China and Mumbai, India. Apart from the National University of Singapore,
Ms Chew is also involved in several public service, youth and community groups including the
Programming Committee for *scape by the Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports
(MCYS) and National Youth Council (NYC), and Cultural Action Crucible Committee for Action
Community for Entrepreneurship (ACE) of the Ministry of Trade and Industry.
Mr Lucas CHOW Wing Kueng
Chief Executive Officer MediaCorp Pte Ltd
Mr Chow sits on the board of MediaCorp and various boards and advisory committees for the
Ministry of Information, Communications and the Arts, the Health Promotion Board, MediaRing Ltd
and Emobile Ltd. He is also a Consultant to British Telecom’s Asia Pacific Advisory Board. Mr Chow
graduated with a Bachelor of Science (Honours) from the University of Aston, United Kingdom.
*Ms Chang Hwee Nee stepped down from the Board on 13 July 2008.