Human Development Interest Group

With the creation of a positive workplace in every business as its goal, this interest group has three sub-groups each focussed on a key element of human development:

Mental Wellbeing

Sujata Tiwari chairs the mental wellbeing sub-group which aims to sustain the focus on the mental wellbeing of leaders and their teams for personal and commercial success. Commonly experienced issues in mental wellness are addressed and best practices for individuals and companies are developed and shared.

NameTitleOrganisation
Sujata Tiwari (Chair)CEOHMZ Pte Ltd
Joshua YimCEOAchieve Group
Lemon LeeChief Growth OfficerBulbs Pte Ltd
Kiran ChittaDirectorCaxton & Co Services Private Limited
Paul FongCountry Manager, Singapore & MalaysiaDow Chemical Pacific (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Nilawan ChengHealth Services SpecialistDow Chemical Pacific (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Christopher HarringtonPresidentDynamic Results Private Limited
David HoCreatoreasy HR Pte Ltd
Taruna AggarwalCo-Founder & Chief Marketing OfficerGoodwood Park Hotel Private Limited
Ethel GardonDirector of SalesGood Connect Pte Ltd
Ian ThamDirectorIan Tham
Dr Low Kiang WeiMedical DirectorInternational SOS Pte Ltd
Benjamin Hong (Ben)CEOiota medtech
Prof May Tan-MullinsDean, International Chief Sustainability OfficeJames Cook University Singapore
Matt OonChief Executive OfficerMatt Oon
Joey GanAsia Director for HealthMaximus Asia
Corrine OngDeputy DirectorNanyang Technological University
Esther TanDeputy Director, University Wellbeing OfficeNanyang Technological University
Ethan PangHead, University Wellbeing OfficeNanyang Technological University
Isaiah ChngDirectorProAge Pte Ltd
Sally ChooManagerPSB Academy
Jeffery LimRegional Learning and Development Lead, Bosch Training Centre, ASEANRobert Bosch (South East Asia) Pte Ltd
Deepa ShahiConsultant & MentorTerrificMentors International Pte Ltd
Mallika KripalaniFounderThe Conscious Zone
Michelle LamHead of OSH, APThyssenkrupp Singapore Pte. Ltd
Edith MayeuxTrade CommissionerWallonia Export & Investment Agency (AWEX)
Aditya KapoorCo-FounderWhyte Labs Private Limited
Lesz SikorskiAssociate DirectorX-PM Partners Pte Ltd
Cheryl LimRegional Human Resource ManagerZF Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

Human Capital

Helena Santos and Chris Harrington co-chair the leadership sub-group which focuses the need for everyone in a business to self-lead and the optimal ways to lead and manage people. This sub-group also acts as a feedback channel on manpower policies, regulations, and their implementation.

NameTitleOrganisation
Helena Santos (Co-Chair)Director of Human ResourcesGerman European School Singapore (GESS)
Christopher John Harrington (Co-Chair)President, Dynamic Results Private LimitedChristopher John Harrington
Jacqueline GweeDirectoraAvantage Consulting group Pte Ltd
Pearllin TanDirectorAcclaim Insurance Brokers Pte Ltd
Kiran ChittaDirectorCaxton & Co Services Private Limited
Nomita NairDirectorCaxton & Co Services Private Limited
Drew ShihSenior Specialist, Public AffairsDelivery Hero (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Florence KohHR Partner, Singapore & MalaysiaDow Chemical Pacific (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Rakesh KirpalaniDirector, Dispute Resolution & Information TechnologyDrew & Napier LLC
Meryl KohDirector, Intellectual Property & Dispute ResolutionDrew & Napier LLC
Tiffany TayMarketing and Business Development ExecutivenFragomen Singapore Pte Ltd
Uttam P. KripalaniChairmanGalaxy Insurance Consultants Pte Ltd
Josephine NgGeneral ManagerGalaxy Insurance Consultants Pte Ltd
Charles FurgusonGeneral Manager, Asia PacificGlobal Partners Pte Ltd
Taruna AggarwalCo-Founder & Chief Marketing OfficerGood Connect Pte Ltd
Celestine KhoDirector of Human CapitalGoodwood Park Hotel Private Limited
Sujata TiwariCEOHMZ Pte Ltd
Vivek TiwariDirectorHMZ Pte Ltd
Ian ThamDirectorIan Tham
Leony TanbungHead of Marketing & HRInsect Feed Technologies Pte Ltd
Tanya HengVP Human Resources IBM APACIBM Innovation Services Pte Ltd
Shobha DeviDirector, Human ResourcesJames Cook University Pte Ltd
Alistair MoretonPartnership and Proposals DirectorMaximus Asia
Corrine OngDeputy DirectorNanyang Technological University
Richard SohDeputy DirectorNewcastle Australia Institute of Higher Learning Pte Ltd
Lee Ee WinManaging DirectorOceanmaster Engineering Pte Ltd
Tina YapHead of HR, Asia-PacificOrange Business Services Singapore Pte Ltd
Magdalene LohHead of InnovationPrudential Assurance Company Singapore (Pte) Ltd
Beatrice TanProgramme Chair, Diploma in Human Resource Management with Psychology, School of Management & CommunicationRepublic Polytechnic
Grace Yang Shi LeiAssistant Director, Human ResourcesSuntec Singapore International Convention & Exhibition Centre
Shawn GalistanMarketing Lead APACSea Coding Academy Pte Ltd
Melvin LeeCity ManagerSea Coding Academy Pte Ltd
Christina LeeVice President, Human ResourcesSingapore Aero Engine Services Pte Ltd
Mallika KripalaniDirectorThe Conscious Zone LLP
Prachi PandaContent DirectorTigerhall Pte Ltd
Regina ZhiyenkulovaContent DirectorTigerhall Pte Ltd
Vinita Rana SharmaHR ExecutiveVinita Rana Sharma
Grant BosnickManaging DirectorYES (Your Empowering Solutions) Pte Ltd
Anne WangHuman Capital ManagerYi Star Pte Ltd
Jordan LaiHead – Marine/Off-Highway AftersalesZF Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.
Cheryl LimRegional Human Resource ManagerZF Asia Pacific Pte. Ltd.

Education Services

Linley Lord chairs the Education Services sub-group which aims to contribute towards the upskilling of the workforce to help achieve an innovative, productivity-driven economy.

NameTitleOrganisation
Prof Linley Lord (Chairperson)Pro Vice-Chancellor & PresidentCurtin Education Centre Pte Ltd
Joy CheongBusiness Acquisition ManagerBulbs Pte Ltd
Gay Choon LinChief Operating OfficerESSEC
Easter WeissDirector of Admissions and MarketingDover Court International School (Pte) Ltd
Reetika GuptaDeputy DeanESSEC
Evelyn TayCOOEtonhouse International School Pte Ltd
Stefan PauliPrincipalGerman European School Singapore (GESS)
Maclean BraganzaDirector Of Marketing & AdmissionsGerman European School Singapore (GESS)
Charles FergusonGeneral Manager, Asia PacificGlobalization Partners Pte Ltd
Taruna AggarwalCo-Founder & Chief Marketing OfficerGood Connect Pte Ltd
Graham NgPractice Director (Digital Transformation)Graham Ng
Joana TeoAssistant Director, Legal & AdministrationINSEAD
James RaderHead of SchoolInternational Community School (Singapore)
Sarah MajesticBusiness ManagerInternational Community School (Singapore)
Britt MercierHead of AdmissionInternational French School (Singapore) Ltd
Yves MarcelExecutive DirectorInternational French School (Singapore) Ltd
Chan Ching OiCEOISS International School Pte Ltd
Prof Chris Rudd, OBEDeputy Vice Chancellor & Head of Campus, SingaporeJames Cook University Pte Ltd
Prof May Tan-MullinsDean, International Chief Sustainability OfficeJames Cook University Pte Ltd
Fiona WalkerManaging DirectorJulia Gabriel Education Pte Ltd
Rathakrishnan GovindCEO, LSBF GlobalLondon School Of Business & Finance Pte Ltd
Wendy WongAssistant RegistrarLondon School Of Business & Finance Pte Ltd
Daniel Da CostaDirector of StudiesLondon School Of Business & Finance Pte Ltd
Peter MasonDirectorMason Partners Consulting Pty Limited
Matt OonChief Executive OfficerMatt Oon
Richard SohDeputy DirectorNewcastle Australia Institute of Higher Education Pte. Ltd.
Lachlan MackinnonPrincipalNexus International School (Singapore) Pte Ltd
Vincent ChongVice President for ODQAPSB Academy Pte Ltd
Charmaine TohHead of Business Developmentp;log (business unit of Winson Press Pte Ltd)
Renjit MehtaExecutive DirectorRanjit Mehta
Shawn GalistanMarketing Lead APACSea Coding Academy Pte Ltd
Melvin LeeCity ManagerSea Coding Academy Pte Ltd
Tom BoasbergSuperintendentSingapore American School Limited
Matthew RogersChief Operating OfficerSingapore American School Limited
JinzhouSenior ManagerSingapore Management University
James LeeManagerSingapore Management University
Vincent TamSenior ManagerSingapore Management University
Jay ChandranSenior ManagerSingapore Management University
Craig ConsidineCEOTanglin Trust School Ltd
Lim Cheng BeeExecutive AssistantTerrificMentors International Pte Ltd
Mallika KripalaniDirectorThe Conscious Zone LLP
Ann Yom SteelCEOThe Winstedt School Pte Ltd
Chris RaymaakersPrincipalThe Winstedt School Pte Ltd
Sharon SolomonFounder and DirectorThe Winstedt School Pte Ltd
Jonathan ChongManager, Admissions and MarketingThe Winstedt School Pte Ltd
Regina ZhiyenkulovaContent DirectorTigerhall Pte Ltd
Sinead CollinsDirector of Engagement and External RelationsUnited World College Of South East Asia
Kate WoodfordSenior Manager, Marketing and Business DevelopmentUnited World College Of South East Asia
Michael FuChairmanVital Wellspring Pte Ltd
Jennice ChenCOOVital Wellspring Pte Ltd
Aditya KapoorCo-FounderWhyte Labs Private Limited
Jeremy KohCo-FounderWhyte Labs Private Limited
Anne WangHuman Resource ManagerYi Star Pte Ltd

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