Academic Board

  • Name
  • Ms. Lee Hian
  • Ms. Chua Sing Zhi
  • Mr. Aslam Mohammed Sabhir
  • Associate Prof. Ng Teng Yong
  • Ms. Tan Sooh Whye
  • Mrs Leong Li Peng
  • Title
  • Chairman
  • Alternate Chairman
  • Member
  • Member
  • Member
  • Member

Ms. Lee Hian (MSc)

Highly qualified with 1st Class Honours and Master’s Degree, Ms. Lee Hian leads Beacon International College, Singapore with more than 30 years of teaching and course management experience. She attained her Masters’ Degrees: M.Sc. Physics, Gold Award from Nanyang University, Singapore and M.Sc. Computing from University of Manchester, UK.

Ms Lee Hian was an IT Professional from 1972 –1984. She joined Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore as a Senior Lecturer from 1984 –2003. She has 6 years of experience as a Course Manager for BTEC programmes and for 5 years she was the SQC Departmental Management Representative for the School of ICT in Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She ran as the President of the student counselling committee for 2 terms during her service with Ngee Ann Polytechnic. In 2004, Ms Lee Hian founded Beacon International College (fka Beacon School of Technology), a private education institution which is registered (ERF) with the Committee for Private Education (CPE) in Singapore.

Ms. Chua Sing Zhi (B.In.Dsn)

Ms Chua Sing Zhi has more than 13 years of experience in the Singapore education industry. As the Deputy CEO and Director (Marketing and Business Development) of Beacon International College, Singapore she is equipped with management skills to run the daily operations of an education institute. With strong understanding of the Singapore education industry she is familiar with the Enhanced Registration Framework (ERF) and Edutrust requirements. Under her leadership, she and her team have attained the 4 years Edutrust and ERF award by the Committee for Private School Education (CPE).

Having obtained a Bachelor’s Degree from Monash University, Australia, Ms. Chua Sing Zhi has overseas education and work experience. With more than 13 years of experience in managing BTEC and University programmes, she is also Pearson Edexcel certified and attends yearly trainings. She has assumed the role of negotiating and validating partnership collaborations with Universities such as Cardiff Metropolitan University and University of South Wales (formerly known as University of Glamorgan).

Even though she is required to be creative and possess strong problem-solving ability in managing the college, she believes that for an organisation to be successful there needs to be strong teamwork & integrity. Maintaining Quality Academic Standards and ensuring compliance are commitments of the college.

Mrs. Leong Li Peng

Mrs. Leong is a CA (Singapore) who has more than 25 years of experience in the areas of Finance, Human Resources, Purchasing, Organization, Contracts and Investment. She has worked for MNC’s and their joint venture companies with local partners or local companies with global interests.

Associate Prof. Ng Teng Yong

Associate professor in Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University.

Ms. Tan Sooh Whye

Ms Tan Sooh Whye has been appointed as Alternate Director to Mr Tan Pong Tyea since July 2006. She is also a director of Asetanian Marine Pte Ltd and Ruben Capital Venture Ltd. Ms Tan is responsible for the treasury, administrative and human resource for Asetanian Marine Pte Ltd and has been with the company for over 20 years.

Ms Tan graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and also holds a Diploma in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University in Waterloo, Canada.