The Balestier Series Featuring The Honorable Gan Kim Yong

The Honorable Gan Kim Yong, Minister for Health

Venue : Grand Hyatt Singapore, Grand Ballroom, 10 Scotts Road, Singapore 228211

Date : June 16, 2016

Time : 12:00 PM - 1:45 PM

Price : $35.00

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Event Closed for Registration

The Honorable Gan Kim Yong
Minister for Health

Minister Gan Kim Yong has been the Minister for Health (MOH) since May 2011. One of his key focuses is to formulate and implement Healthcare 2020, a Masterplan to ensure accessibility, quality and affordability of healthcare. Minister Gan also helms the Ministerial Committee on Ageing.

Previous government positions include service as Minister for Manpower (2008 to 2011) and Minister of State for the Ministries of Education and Manpower (2005 to 2008). Earlier in his career, Minister Gan held positions at NatSteel, NatSteel Resorts International, and NatSteel Properties, and was appointed CEO and President of NatSteel in 2005.

Minister Gan entered politics in 2001 and was elected as a Member of Parliament (MP) for Holland-Bukit Panjang Group Representation Constituency (GRC). In 2006, he was re-elected as MP to serve in the Chua Chu Kang Single Member Constituency. He was re-elected as MP for the
  Chua Chu Kang GRC in  the 2011 and 2015 General Elections.

Minister Gan was awarded the Overseas Merit Scholarship to read Engineering at Cambridge University and graduated with a Bachelor Degree (Honors) in 1981. He subsequently obtained his Master’s Degree in Engineering from the same university in 1985. He is married with two daughters.

Corporate tables are available at $325 for 10 seats.  Please email Aisyah Jaafar at ajaafar@amcham.org.sg to reserve a table.


This luncheon is generously sponsored by:

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