Mr Don Yeo has more than 25 years of experience in the public and private sectors covering a wide range of portfolios including policy formulation and reform, public sector governance and transformation, organisation and resource management, as well as people and talent management. Mr Yeo is currently the Chief Corporate Officer at NTUC Enterprise, the holding entity for NTUC social enterprises comprising NTUC FairPrice, Income, Mercatus, NTUC First Campus, NTUC Health and NTUC LearningHub.
Mr Yeo previously served as the Deputy Chief Executive Officer of the Central Provident Fund Board of Singapore where he spent a decade holding various portfolios including Chief Operating Officer, Chief Financial Officer and Chief Information Officer. In this role, he had overseen multiple policy reforms to Singapore’s pensions and social security system.
He was also Deputy President for Administration of the National University of Singapore. In this role, he was responsible for human resources (HR), finance, investment, information technology, procurement, legal and compliance, risk management as well as student ancillary services including housing, libraries and the arts.
Mr Yeo started his career at the Public Service Division and also served with the Ministry of Trade & Industry, the Ministry of Law, and the Civil Service College, where he was Director of the Institute of Public Administration and Management.
Apart from his public sector experience, Mr Yeo has also worked for multinational corporations such as Shell and Oracle, and was most recently the Executive Vice-President (Corporate) and Chief People Officer for SPH Media, Singapore’s largest media company.
He graduated from Cambridge University in the United Kingdom with a Masters and Bachelor of Arts degree. He is also a Fellow Certified Practising Accountant (FCPA) of CPA Australia.