Professor Lim Siong Guan

Professor Lim Siong Guan

Mr Lim Siong Guan is a Professor in the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, instructing on leadership and change management. He was the Group President of GIC from 2007 to 2016. He has been Head of the Singapore Civil Service, Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Defence, the Prime Minister’s Office, the Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Finance, and Principal Private Secretary to then Prime Minister Lee Kuan Yew. He co-authored two books with Joanne H. Lim: “The Leader, The Teacher & You – Leadership Through the Third Generation,” a book on leadership and governance, and “Winning with Honour in Relationships, Family, Organisations, Leadership, and Life, a book on winning in life and work. He also wrote a third book, “Can Singapore Fall?”. He is the founder chairman of Honour (Singapore), a charity that seeks to promote the culture of honour and honouring for the well-being of Singapore.