Former Singapore Tourism Board head Lionel Yeo has joined Grab as CEO advisor in addition to his involvement on several boards.
“Grab is honoured that Lionel Yeo has joined as CEO advisor, following his recent departure from the civil service. In addition to his involvement on several boards, Lionel’s experience from an illustrious career spanning 22 years in the public sector will add insight and value to the leadership team.
“Lionel will steer the organisation through our next phase of growth, as we work towards building South-east Asia’s first everyday super app,” Grab spokesperson Fangying Ang said.
Yeo told TTG Asia: “I’ve always been a keen observer of Grab and I’m immensely proud of a homegrown company’s achievements and contributions to South-east Asia over the years.
“Grab is at an inflection point as it transforms from an on-demand transport solution to a super app, and I look forward to contributing as Grab embarks on its next phase of growth and creates more meaningful impact across South-east Asia.”