Board of Directors

TEO Ming Kian

  • Chairman of Vertex Venture Holdings Ltd, Temasek Foundation Ecosperity CLG Limited, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited and Tychan Pte Ltd
  • Director of Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd, Temasek Foundation Ltd, TF IPC Ltd, Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd and Interel Pte Ltd

Peter CHIA
Chief Executive Officer

  • Member of TLL’s Executive Committee and Research Strategy Committee
  • Chief Executive Officer of Temasek Life Sciences Ventures Pte Ltd and Temasek Lifesciences Accelerator Pte Ltd

CHUA Phuay Hee


  • Retired since 2012. Currently independent director on the boards of listed and non-listed companies in Singapore and China
  • Board member and Executive Director for finance, risk management, IT and corporate services at Singapore-listed Wilmar International from 2006 to 2011

Richard C. DEE

  • Board Director and Senior Vice President, UNILAB, Inc. and Affiliates
  • Trustee, Assisi Development Foundation (Philippines)

SOO Khee Chee

  • Founding Director of National Cancer Centre Singapore, Ex Senior Vice Dean (Clinical, Academic and Faculty Affairs) at Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore and Ex Deputy Group Chief Executive Office (Research and Education) at Singapore Health Services
  • Conferred the 2003 National Day Award Public Administration Medal (Gold), 2008 National Outstanding Clinician Mentor Award by Singapore’s Ministry of Health and 2011 President’s Science & Technology Medal

James P. TAM

  • Director of Synzymes and Natural Products Center (SYNC), Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  • Founding Dean, School of Biological Sciences, NTU

TAN Suan Swee

  • Advisory Director, Temasek International
  • Retired Managing Director, Investment, Temasek International Pte Ltd

YU Hao

  • Provost’s Chair Professor and Head of Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore
  • Elected Fellow of the Singapore National Academy of Science

LONG Ai Ming (Mrs LEE Ai Ming)

  • Senior Consultant with Dentons Rodyk & Davidson LLP since 2015. Prior to that, she was the Deputy Managing Partner having joined the firm in 1982.
  • Currently an independent director of Lendlease Global Reit.


  • Director of World Wide Fund for Nature (Singapore) and Birdlife International (Asia)
  • Management Board Member of the NUS Centre for Nature-based Climate Solutions (CNCS)