Assistant Managing Director of the Singapore Economic Development Board
Beh Kian Teik is the Assistant Managing Director of the Singapore Economic Development Board. He leads EDB’s initiatives to foster industry-science linkages. Kian Teik is concurrently Chief Digital Officer and drives EDB’s digital transformation effort. He also oversees the EDB’s planning, research, statistics and industry incubation divisions.
Prior to this, Kian Teik was Executive Director i3. He was responsible for EDB’s activities in innovation & industry incubation and led effort to foster industry-science linkages. He was concurrently Executive Director for Office for Space Technology and Industry, and Co-Director of Safety and Security Industry Programme Office (SSIPO), a joint strategic alliance with the Singapore Ministry of Home Affairs. Kian Teik was also the Chief Information Officer.
Kian Teik was based in London as International Director (Europe) of the EDB from 2011-2015. He led the European investment promotion effort.