Practice Manager, South East Asia and the Pacific, Transport, The World Bank
Almud is the World Bank's Practice Manager for Transport in Southeast Asia and the Pacific region. Prior to that, she was 9 years in the World Bank’s Global Water Practice as the Regional Team Leader for the Water and Sanitation Program in East Asia and South Asia and was also a Lead Water and Sanitation Specialist. Before joining the World Bank, Ms. Weitz held project task management positions at the Asian Development Bank in Manila and in Jakarta for over 8 years. She started her career as a Policy Analyst with the United Nations Development Programme in New York where she worked for 4 years. She is a German and Italian national and holds a Masters in Economics from the Free University of Berlin in Germany.
Deputy Chief Executive (Industry), SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG)
Dr. Michael Fung is the Deputy Chief Executive (Industry), Chief Human Resource Officer, and Chief Data Officer at SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), a statutory board under the Ministry of Education. He oversees the development of the continuing education and training system in Singapore, through managing funding and contractual partnerships with private training providers, institutes of higher learning, and enterprises. He also oversees the human resource function and champions the data capabilities, governance, and reporting practices at SSG. Michael is an adjunct Senior Fellow at the Singapore University of Technology and Design. He is Founding President of the Higher Education Planning in Asia Association, and serves on various boards and committees, including IPOS International Board of Governors, and Institute of Banking and Finance Council. He is an alumnus of the University of Southern California and Carnegie Mellon University in the US, and Tsinghua University in China.
Yin Yin Lam
Senior Transport/Trade Logistics Specialist, The World Bank
Yin Yin works on transport, maritime, and trade logistics projects across Asia. She has worked with global port operator PSA, on Public-Private Partnerships in emerging economies, and the Singapore Economic Development Board’s Logistics Hub Development Team. As Division Director, International Enterprise Singapore (formerly Trade Development Board), she managed a regional team and facilitated Singapore-based companies to increase trade and investments in Southeast Asia. She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics (National University of Singapore), a Master’s in Economics for Development (University of Oxford), and a Post-Graduate Diploma in Financial Sector Management (University of London).
Senior Transport Specialist, The World Bank
Teck Wei Yeo
Manager, Industry Development Division, SkillsFuture Singapore
Gek Khim Loh
Director, Industry Development Division, SkillsFuture Singapore