Welcome to EDB Society

EDB Society's Special Series

Latest News/Upcoming Events

SPOTLIGHT INDONESIA - Visions and Opportunities

The EDB Society and Singapore Management University (SMU), supported by the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), will hold a forum on 24 May 2019 entitled SPOTLIGHT INDONESIA - Visions and Opportunities.

Invited Guests will get to hear from dynamic founders and next-generation leaders of major Indonesian family conglomerates who are shaping the country’s future business landscape, as well as from Singaporean thought leaders, namely:-

·         Dr Beh Swan Gin, Chairman Singapore Economic Development Board

·         Mr Alvin Gozali, President Director PT. Putragaya Wahana

·         Mr Alvin Sariaatmadja, President Director Emtek Group

·         Ms Christina Suriadjaja, Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer Travelio

·         Mr Jonathan Tahir, Deputy Chairman Mayapada Group

·         Professor Annie Koh, SMU Vice President, Office of Business Development, V3 Group Professor of Family Entrepreneurship and Professor of Finance (Moderator).


24 May 2019

Mochtar Riady Auditorium
SMU Administration Building, Level 5
81 Victoria Street, Singapore 188065

5-7.30pm (registration and networking 5-5.45pm)


The EDB Society will be holding it’s 28th Annual General Meeting and Networking Lunch with Guest-of-Honour Dr Beh Swan Gin Chairman Economic Development Board.  The details are:

Wednesday 21 March 2018
11.30 am to 2.15 pm
EDB, Raffles City Tower, Level 21

Please save the date!

Other activities like Pioneer Series, Chairman/CEO Series, and Dialogue @#21 Series will also roll out.

Membership fees are again waived this year. So do get more former EDBians to sign up & grow our Alumni!



Society News

* Membership Fees are waived for the period April 2019 - March 2020. This status will be reviewed at the AGM in March 2020.

* The EDB Society is presently updating its Members’ Database.  Current Members who have not yet submitted their updates are encouraged to do so, also to encourage new Members to join. Please use the attached Membership Application Form.

* We want to enhance & enrich our Website! We welcome Members  contributing photos relating to their EDB days, links to their blogs, articles/books they have written, feedback on what you would like the EDB Society to do for you!

Career Highlights

*  Anthony Ang:  CEO ARA Asset Management (Fortune) Limited 

*  Ang Chong Ming Roy:  Deputy Head (Business Development) Singapore International Arbitration Centre 

*  Kumaran Barathan: CEO The Singapore Indian Development Association SINDA (wef 1.7.2014) 

*  Chan Wing Leong: Deputy President (Administration) & Chief Financial Officer Singapore Institute of Technology 

*  Chew Woon Wee:  Assistant Manager (Corporate Planning Division) Zeon Corporation 

*  Jayson Goh:  Senior VP (Airport Operations Management) Changi Airport Group 

*  Julian Ho:  Consultant Egon Zehnder 

*  Fanny Huang:  Relationship Manager Criticaleye 

*  Angeline Poh:  Assistant CEO (Industry Group) Media Development Authority 

*  Vaanithasan S/O Sivakumaran:  Assistant Manager, Home (Care Procurement Operations) Unilever 

*  Sophian Bin Abdul Rahman:  General Manager Stemlife Berhad 

*  Tang Jui Huat Jason:  Senior Manager (Business Development and Strategy) MANN+HUMMELGroup