Director: Roy Yeo Kan Kiang
Roy Yeo was called to the Singapore Bar in July 1995. An alumnus of Anglo-Chinese School, he obtained a Bachelor of Laws (LLB.) degree from the University of Bristol, UK in 1993. He practised in one of Singapore’s largest law practices early in his career and then moved on to have his own practice with Sterling Law subsequently. His current legal practice encompasses a varied mix of civil and commercial litigation. He takes on contentious family and probate matters, and does some criminal work. He is a Commissioner of Oaths.
On the property management front, Roy currently serves as a Town Councillor on the Tanjong Pagar Town Council and is a member of its Tenders and Contracts Committee. Some years ago, Roy served for 8 years as the Chairman of a residential condominium Management Council (Crescendo Park). Following that, he also served as a committee member of an industrial building Management Council (Citilink Industrial Warehouse).
In the corporate sphere, and for a decade (2005-2016), Roy was an Independent Director of Lantrovision (S) Ltd (an SGX-listed company), a leading regional provider of ICT infrastructure cabling services and related components. He chaired its Remuneration Committee and was a member of its Audit and Nominating Committee.
In arts and culture, during 2006 to 2011, Roy served as a Board member of The Old Parliament House Limited, a company set up by the National Arts Council, which then operated the “Arts House at the Old Parliament”. The Arts House is an arts and heritage venue which was built in 1827 and housed Singapore’s first Court House and former Parliament House.
Roy has also served as the Honorary Legal Advisor, Handicaps Welfare Association, a local charity and as legal advisor to various local temple and business & merchants associations.
Active in grassroots/community service in Singapore, Roy was Chairman of the Henderson Community Club Management Committee (CCMC) from April 2006 till May 2021. He has served in various capacities within the Tanglin-Cairnhill (now Henderson-Dawson) division of Tanjong Pagar GRC since 2002 – as member/Citizens Consultative Committee and Assistant Secretary/Secretary at Cairnhill CCMC prior. Roy was a licensed marriage solemnisor.
He currently serves as a member of the Tanjong Pagar-Tiong Bahru Citizens Consultative Committee and is an active volunteer in the constituency.
For his contributions, Roy was awarded the Public Service Medal (PBM) by the President of the Republic of Singapore in the 2011 National Day Awards.