An experienced leader in business development and strategy, Dawn currently helms Singapore’s global leadership ambitions in Commercial & Professional Services Singapore’s lead economic agency. In this role, she engages and attracts the world’s leading organisations in the consulting, accounting, marketing and advertising, as well as engineering services sectors.
Prior to this, she headed EDB’s European team to advance Singapore’s business engagements with Fortune 500 companies across a wide range of industries, bringing in more than US $1 billion in investments annually. Under Dawn’s stewardship, the Singapore EDB established its first office in Switzerland. Previously, she headed EDB’s logistics industry team in Singapore.
Dawn also spent several years at port operator PSA honing her skills in the shipping industry while serving as chief of staff to the CEO and global account commercial manager for top shipping lines. She holds a BSc from Georgetown University and an MSc from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. One of her proudest moments was sharing the Singapore development story as part of Stanford GSB’s Lowkeynotes speaker series. (You can catch it on her LinkedIn)
Dawn is a design thinker, swing dancer and has guest written for an impact fund, Alter Global. She is a better baker than she is a cook, although she stays away from kneading dough. Often found bobbing along to jazz, she also easily breaks out into boyband tunes when the occasion calls for it.