Wong Kan Seng MSc12(1979) served for almost 30 years in the Singapore Government where he held a number of prominent ministerial appointments, most significantly as a Deputy Prime Minister between 2005 and 2011. After his retirement from politics in 2015 he took over as Chairman of United Overseas Bank.
He is on London Business School’s Global Advisory Council. He received the Alumni Achievement Award in 2004.
In June 2009, London Business School hosted its sixth annual Global Leadership Summit, featuring the most prestigious group of leaders gathered on one stage in London this year.