Former CEO at HCLI and Chairperson at Marsh & McLennan. A well-known personality in the HR & senior management space. Current chairperson & board member at multiple MNCs.
Su-Yen is an internationally recognised thought leader, professional speaker, and board director who helps audiences around the world navigate the intersection of technology, strategy, and leadership.
A sought-after keynote speaker, professional moderator, and facilitator, Su-Yen is also a highly rated guest lecturer and visiting expert at programmes and seminars conducted by universities around the world. An accomplished multi-cultural business leader who has lived and worked globally, she is able to seamlessly navigate both Western and Asian viewpoints and values.
Su-Yen currently serves on the boards of several public, private, and not-for-profit organisations. She is Chairperson, Nera Telecommunications, and Independent Director at Yoma Strategic Holdings, MediaCorp, NTUC First Campus, and CPA Australia. Previously, she was Chief Executive Officer of the Human Capital Leadership Institute; Chairperson (Singapore) for Marsh & McLennan Companies; Senior Partner and Managing Director, Southeast Asia at Mercer; and Asia Managing Partner for Communications, Information & Entertainment Practice at Oliver Wyman.
She is a Fellow and member of the Governing Council of the Singapore Institute of Directors and an active member of Women Corporate Directors and Young Presidents’ Organization. She holds a BA (summa cum laude) in music and computer science from Linfield College and an MBA from the Kenan-Flagler Business School, University of North Carolina.
Su-Yen is an avid adventure traveller and has ventured to some of the most remote parts of the world such as Antarctica and Timbuktu. She is also an award-winning photographer and musician.