Get to know our IAL Council, Executive Director and Management who play a key role in leading IAL's strategic direction.


As an autonomous institute of the Singapore University of Social Sciences, IAL is governed by an independent council, which sets the strategic direction for the institute. The IAL Council is made up of members comprising representatives from government bodies, institutes of higher learning and key industry partners. The members bring with them deep knowledge and expertise in continuing education and training, to lead IAL in achieving its vision as the national centre of excellence in adult learning, practice and research.

IAL Council

Mr Tan Kok Yam

Chief Executive
SkillsFuture Singapore

Professor Tan Tai Yong

Singapore University of Social Sciences

Associate Professor (Practice) Yeo Li Pheow

Executive Director
Institute for Adult Learning

Professor Ho Yew Kee

Co-Chairperson, AccTech Centre Advisory Committee
Singapore Institute of Technology

Ms Ang Bee Lian

Senior Adviser
Ministry of Social & Family Development

Mr Kiren Kumar

Deputy Chief Executive, Development (Digital Industry & Talent Group)
Infocomm Media Development Authority

Ms Low Peck Kem

Chief HR Officer and Advisor (Workforce Development)
Public Service Division
Prime Minister's Office

Mr Jeremy Ong

Chief Executive Officer
NTUC LearningHub

Mr Gerald Leo

APAC Partner Director (Advisory, Solutions, Services, Channels)
Microsoft Asia Pacific

Mr David Chua

Chief Executive Officer
National Youth Council

Mr David Yeo

Founder & Chief Executive Officer
Kydon Group of Companies

IAL Executive Director

IAL Senior Management

Associate Professor Renee Tan

Assistant Executive Director and Director | Research

Associate Professor Sim Soo Kheng

Director | Innovation Centre

Dr Samson Tan

Director | Learning and Professional Development

Ms Amy Bey

Director | Corporate Services

Ms Carol Chen

Centre Director | Centre for Workplace Learning and Performance

Ms Oriana Wong

Deputy Director | Organisational Planning, Development and Talent Management

Ms Regina Tan

Deputy Director | Governance and IT Management

Ms Tan Sock Gim

Deputy Director | Corporate Communications and International Relations