Entrepreneurship Committee

Our Entrepreneurship Committee provides invaluable counsel and guidance in the direction we take in building and growing the most admired university-based entrepreneur ecosystem in Asia.

Mr Goh Choon Phong

Serving as the Chairman of the Entrepreneurship Committee, Mr Goh is the Chief Executive Officer of Singapore Airlines and a Board Director of SIA Engineering Company, Mount Alvernia Hospital and Virgin Australia Holdings Limited. He is also a member of the National University of Singapore Board of Trustees and the Care and Share Committee of the Singapore50 Steering Committee of the National Council of Social Service. He also sits on the Board of Governors of the International Air Transport Association, on which he is a member of the Strategy and Policy Committee.

Ms Yvonne Kwek

Miss Kwek has held senior leadership roles in SingTel, Crimson Asia, Wuthelam Group, Internet Technology Group and MediaRing. She holds a Bachelor of Accountancy from the Singapore University.

Mr Peter Ho

Mr Ho is one of the Directors at HOPE Technik Pte Ltd, a company he co-founded in 2006. HOPE Technik is an engineering solution provider specialising in niche areas of high-tech engineering, with departments in Unmanned systems, Defence, Biomedical, Smart Logistics and Special Vehicle arenas. He serves as CEO where he guides the company towards long-term technical and business goals, and has seen the company grow from a start-up in 2006 through to a multi-million dollar group at present employing over 100 teammates.

Dr Wong Kar King

Dr Wong Kar King is the Group Managing Director of Advanced Holdings Ltd, an engineering science company.As the Founder and key Executive of the Advanced Group, Dr Wong spearheads the Group's growth and is responsible for its overall management, operations and formulation of business strategies. Over the course of his career path, Dr Wong has gained much experience in the areas of entrepreneurship, professional management, technical sales and marketing and research and development. This includes working in a research environment and a multi-national corporation, as well as founding the engineering company Advanced Controls Pte Ltd, which later became the Advanced Group of Companies. 

Elaine Yew

Elaine Yew is a member of Egon Zehnder’s Global Executive Committee, and is also one of the Firm’s leading practitioners of Leadership Development and Organisational Effectiveness work. Much of her work is with organisations that are going through very significant transformations. Her particular focus is on CEO and C-suite succession planning, and board effectiveness.
 
In addition to her work at Egon Zehnder, Elaine is involved in a range of other organisations as a board member or Advisor.  She serves on the Board of Trustees of the National University of Singapore and chairs the Industry Advisory Board of NUS’ Centre for Future-Ready Graduates. She also serves on the Board of Governors of the Convent of the Holy Infant Jesus group of schools in Singapore, She is a member of the Allianz Asia Advisory Council, on the Board of Leap Philanthropy Ltd, a humanitarian organization focused on Indochina rural communities, and is on the independent Nominating Committee of BW Offshore, listed on the Norwegian Stock Exchange.  She also sits on the Board of Workforce Singapore and serves on the Lifelong Learning Council. 

Chong Chuan Neo

Chuan Neo is a Senior Managing Director of Accenture and is a member of the firm’s Global Leadership Council. 
 
Chuan Neo was the Chairman and Country Managing Director of Accenture Greater China (Mainland, Hong Kong and Taiwan) from 2015-2017.  As Accenture’s Chairman for Greater China, she led a team of 15,000 people to provide end-to-end services in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations to State-owned enterprises, Privately-owned enterprises and Multinational corporations.
 
Prior to her role in Greater China, Chuan Neo was the Asia pacific practice lead for Accenture in the areas of Travel, Transport and Hospitality; Retail and Consumer; Life Sciences and Industrial for 7 years.  She also held Global Industry, Inclusion/Diversity and Growth & Strategy lead roles in Accenture. 
 
Chuan Neo graduated from the National University of Singapore with a BSc (Computer Science and Mathematics).