Board of Directors

TEO Ming Kian
Chairman

  • Chairman of Vertex Venture Holdings Ltd, Temasek Foundation Ecosperity CLG Limited, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited, Tessa Therapeutics Pte. Ltd. and Tychan Pte Ltd
  • Director of Temasek Holdings Pte Ltd

CHUA Nam Hai
Deputy Chairman

  • Andrew W. Mellon Professor Emeritus and Head of the Laboratory of Plant Molecular Biology at The Rockefeller University
  • Received his BS from the University of Singapore and A.M. and PhD from Harvard University under a Fulbright Scholarship

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

Director

  • 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
Director

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

SOO Khee Chee
Director

  • 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

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

TAN Suan Swee
Director

  • Managing Director, Strategy Office at Temasek International Pte Ltd
  • Previously Assistant Managing Director, Singapore Economic Development Board

YU Hao
Director

  • Provost’s Chair Professor and Head of Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore
  • Previously Vice Dean in Faculty of Science, Deputy Head in Department of Biological Sciences and Chairman of several committees at NUS

LONG Ai Ming (Mrs LEE Ai Ming)
Director

  • 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 Keppel Telecommunications & Transportation Ltd and Lendlease Global Reit.