|Permanent Representative of Singapore to the United Nations|
|Alma mater||University of East Anglia (BA)
Harvard University (MPA)
He was educated at the University of East Anglia (BA, English Literature) and the John F. Kennedy School of Government at Harvard University (MPA, 2000). He previously served as Singaporean High Commissioner to Australia from March 2008 to June 2011, and as Principal Private Secretary to Prime Minister Goh Chok Tong from March 2004.