As Chairman of Singapore’s Economic Development Board, Dr Beh, who is a medical doctor by training, is responsible for steering the country’s economic direction. In 2016, EDB attracted $9.4 billion in fixed asset investments and secured $8.3 billion in commitments to set up facilities in Singapore. This is expected to create over 20,000 jobs. His next target is to create billion-dollar businesses in Singapore by tapping into the richer Southeast Asian markets.
Company:Economic Development Board