About the Lifelong Learning Council

The Lifelong Learning Council aims to help people of all ages develop a habit of continual learning for a more purposeful and productive life. We hope to inspire a society that embraces lifelong learning as a way of life.


A society embracing lifelong learning as
a way of life


To help all develop a habit of continual learning for purposeful and productive living

Members of Lifelong Learning Council

Mr Tan Kay Yong
Former VP and Regional
Supply Chain Head,
Asia-Pac, China and Japan,
GlaxoSmithKline, plc
Mr Allen Law
Chief Executive Officer
Park Hotel Group
Ms Betty Lau
Global Learning Director
Professor Cheong Hee Kiat
SIM University
Mr Desmond Tan
Chief Executive Director
People’s Association
Mrs Elaine Ng
Chief Executive
National Library Board
Ms Elaine Yew
Managing Partner
Egon Zehnder, Singapore
Ms Ho Peng
Ministry of Education
Ms Lee Huay Leng
Group Head
Chinese Media
Singapore Press Holdings
Mr Mike Thiruman
Singapore Teachers' Union
Mr Mohamed Ismail Gafoor
Chief Executive Officer
PropNex Realty
Mdm Rahayu Buang
Chief Executive Officer
Ms Sharon Au
Head of styleXstyle.com
Asst. Vice President, Publishing Division
Ms Soh Swee Ping
Chief Executive Officer
Council for Third Age (C3A)
Mr Winston Toh
Senior Vice President, International Marketing
ST Engineering