Ms Goh Wan Yee
Senior Vice President and Head, Healthcare
Economic Development Board
Wan Yee is the Senior Vice President and Head for Healthcare in the Singapore Economic
She oversees the Health & Wellness industry development strategies and engagement
of international companies to facilitate investments in Singapore.
Prior to this, Wan Yee led EDB’s Human Capital team and was responsible for working
closely companies, industry associations, unions and Singapore’s manpower agencies to
attract and develop talent for our wide range of industries.
She also spent some time in EDB Human Resources and has a depth of knowledge across
various HR functions. Wan Yee started her EDB career in the then nascent Biomedical
Sciences cluster and was part of the team that spearheaded the growth of this industry.
This included a stint in Bio*One Capital, a venture capital arm of EDB that invests in
biotechnology and medical technology start-ups.
She is trained as a Chemical Engineer and worked as a Process Engineer in ExxonMobil
before joining EDB.