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CWA PRESS RELEASE - ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR
CWA PRESS RELEASE
Caregiving Welfare Association Announces Steven Yeo as New Executive Director
Singapore, November 1, 2023 — The Caregiving Welfare Association (CWA) today announced the appointment of Steven Yeo as its new Executive Director. Mr. Yeo will assume responsibility for the organization's strategic direction and day-to-day operations, effective November 1, 2023.
Mr. Yeo brings more than 30 years of international business and management experience to CWA, having worked previously with government, multi-national corporations, and non-profit/not-for-profit organizations in the Healthcare and Technology sector. He is a strategist, innovator, and implementor with 20 years of volunteering experience and 15 years of professional experience in the non-profit/not-for-profit sector.
In his previous roles, Mr. Yeo has developed new markets locally and, in the region, (Asia Pacific and Middle East), created innovative programmes, and restructured declining or mature areas. He has also served on the boards and committees of local NPOs, including the Bone Marrow Donor Programme (BMDP), YMCA, and NUS Business School Alumni.
"We are thrilled to welcome Steven to CWA as our new Executive Director," said Dr. Daniel Tan, President of CWA. "His extensive experience in the non-profit/not-for-profit sector, combined with his proven track record of success in developing new markets and innovative programmes, make him the ideal leader to guide CWA into the future. This comes at an important inflection period for Singapore Society as Caregiving comes to the forefront of our National SG Forward Conversation. I have full confidence that Steven brings the right mix of experience to grow CWA’s programs that will make a positive societal impact for the Seniors and their Caregivers"
"I am honoured to be joining CWA as its new Executive Director," said Mr. Yeo. "I am deeply passionate about the work that CWA does to support caregivers and their elderly family members, and I am committed to leading the organization to new heights. I look forward to working with the Board and CWA team to develop innovative programmes and services that meet the needs of the Seniors and their Caregivers in today's ever-changing world."
About Caregiving Welfare Association:
Caregiving Welfare Association (CWA) is a Singapore-based non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of elderly through dependable direct care services, and to create a generation of responsible and knowledgeable caregivers. Through support programs, resources, and advocacy, CWA aims to empower elderly to maintain their independence and create a compassionate society that recognizes and values their contributions. To learn more, visit https://www.cwa.org.sg/.
About Steven Yeo:
To learn more, visit https://www.linkedin.com/in/yeosteven/