JUROR 2018

Mildred Tan

Jury Member of Design Panel

Managing Director, Ernst and Young Advisory Pte Ltd

With over 25 years of experience in organizational development and restructuring work, Mildred is well-known in Singapore for leading client engagements in the area of strategic visioning and organisational restructuring, performance management systems, human resources, and strategic and development initiatives.

Mildred has been instrumental in designing many change interventions including communications, workshops and leadership development programs. Mildred's client portfolio includes some of the largest privately held companies, publicly listed companies, government ministries and agencies. In 2015 she was one of the keynote speakers at the Future Leaders Summit, addressing the audience on “Megatrends – The Workforce of the Future”.

Active in community work, Mildred is Chairperson, National Volunteer and Philanthropy Centre and PSD International Advisory Panel (Prime Minister’s Office). She is a board member of Esplanade Co Ltd and Lee Kuan Yew Fund for Bilingualism (Ministry of Education) and the Community Foundation of Singapore.  Mildred is also a member of the Monetary Authority of Singapore Appeal Advisory Panel and Gardens by the Bay.

Issues that Mildred is especially concerned about includes developing active seniors, healthcare, values-based education that develops strong ties between community and school and sector development in the arts.

Mildred was conferred Justice of the Peace in 2008 and was awarded the PBM (Public Service Medal) in 2007 as well as the BBM (Public Service Star) award in 2014. She was nominated Member of Parliament in Singapore from 2009 to 2011.



Hans Tan


Founder, Hans Tan Studio; and Assistant Professor, Division of Industrial Design,
National University of Singapore
Hans Tan Studio