Read our minds

Subscribe to ThinkSpace

Have questions?

View FAQ

We’re looking for difference makers

Join us

Stay one thought ahead. Get our latest insights in your inbox

    By clicking submit, I agree to GIC’s Privacy Statement

    Thank you for subscribing.

    Please check your inbox for a confirmation email.

    Sorry, it seems like something went wrong.

    Please try again

    Board of Directors

    Lee Hsien Loong

    Senior Minister

    Share to

    Chairman, GIC Board

    Lee Hsien Loong had been Singapore’s Prime Minister for 20 years, before stepping down on 15 May 2024. Mr Lee is the Secretary-General of the People’s Action Party (PAP). He was first elected Member of Parliament (MP) in 1984, and has been re-elected eight times, most recently as an MP for the Ang Mo Kio Group Representation Constituency. Mr Lee is Chairman of GIC, and also chairs the Research, Innovation and Enterprise Council, an international panel that provides strategic direction for Singapore’s Research and Development efforts

    Before becoming Prime Minister, Mr Lee had held various ministerial appointments, including being Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Finance, Minister in the Prime Minister’s Office, Minister for Trade and Industry and Second Minister for Defence. He was concurrently the Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore from 1998 to 2004. Before joining politics, Mr Lee had served in the Singapore Armed Forces, retiring as a Brigadier-General.

    Mr Lee holds a B.A. in Mathematics and a Diploma in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge. He holds a Master in Public Administration and is a Mason Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School.

    Back to top