Ms Cynthia Tan Guan Hiang


Date of Appointment : May 2016

Cynthia joined the YMCA board after spending 35 years in corporate life with OCBC Bank, LVMH and Apple Computer. Prior to her corporate career, she was a lecturer at the Business Department of the Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore.

Cynthia is also an independent director of a public listed company and a Program Director at the Conference Board, APAC HR council.  She is a trained Executive Coach from Columbia University and certified diversity practitioner from Cornell University.

In addition to serving in the YMCA Board, Cynthia is currently a member of the executive committee of the Dyslexia Association of Singapore and a member of the Advisory Board at the Singapore Human Resources Institute.

Cynthia obtained her Diploma in Human Resources Management from the University of Wales and her MBA from the University of Hull, UK