Dr. Seek Ngee Huat is Chairman of ULI Asia Pacific, Chairman of the Board of Directors of GLP and also chairs the Investment Committee and Human Resource and Compensation Committee. He is a director on the boards of Brookfield Asset Management Inc., Canada and Chongbang Holdings (International) Ltd. and a senior advisor to Frasers Centrepoint Limited. He is Chairman of the Institute of Real Estate Studies and Practice Professor at the National University of Singapore.
Following his retirement in 2011 as President of GIC Real Estate Ltd and a Board Director of the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC), Dr. Seek served two more years as a Director of GIC Real Estate and an advisor to the GIC Group Executive Committee. Prior to joining GIC, he was a senior partner with Jones Lang Wootton (now known as Jones Lange Lasalle), based in Sydney.
Dr. Seek previously served on the International Advisory Councils of Peking University’s Guanghua School of Management and Fundacao Dom Cabral in Brazil and was a member of the real estate advisory boards of Cambridge University and Harvard University. His other industry appointments included, a board director of the Pension Real Estate Association (US), the founding Chairman of the Property Council of Australia Property Index Committee and a member of the Land Sub-committee of the 2009 Singapore Government Economic Strategy Committee.
Dr. Seek was conferred the Singapore Public Administration Gold Medal in 2007 and the Distinguished Alumni Service Award in 2011 and the Outstanding Service Award in 2015 by the National University of Singapore, his alma mater, where he earned a BSc in Estate Management. He holds a MSc (Business Administration) from the University of British Columbia and a PhD from the Australian National University.
Monday, February 26, 2018
5:30 PM – 6:00 PM
STI Auditorium, Capital Tower Level 9
Megan Walters, Head of Research of JLL Asia Pacific, sits down with former President of GIC Real Estate and ULI APAC Chairman Seek Ngee Huat to discuss the inflection points that sparked change in his career, what inspires him and why he has made it a priority to champion ULI’s mission in Asia Pacific.