Past Board of Directors
Mr Lam Yi Young
Board Member

Mr Lam Yi Young is the Deputy Secretary(Policy Division) of the Ministry of Education. He was the Chief Executive of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), where he was tasked with developing and promoting Singapore as a premier hub port and an international maritime centre, and with advancing and safeguarding Singapore's strategic maritime interests. 

Prior to his appointment in MPA in May 2009, Yi Young was Director Manpower in the Ministry of Defence where he was responsible for the full spectrum of human resource policies and services for both National Servicemen and employees of the Ministry of Defence and the Singapore Armed Forces. 

Since joining the Singapore Civil Service in 1996, Yi Young has also served as an engineer in the Ministry of Defence, as Assistant Director in charge of budget policy in the Ministry of Finance and as Deputy Director of the Personnel Division in the Ministry of Education. 

Yi Young also sits on the boards of CapitaCommercial Trust Management Limited, Singapore Maritime Foundation, Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration, Singapore Maritime Institute, Tropical Marine Science Institute, Centre for Maritime Studies and Dover Park Hospice. 

Yi Young has a Master of Arts in Engineering from the University of Cambridge and a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University. He is married and has a daughter and a son.