Bernice Yeoh has been appointed as the executive director of the Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration (SCMA) with immediate effect. In her new role, Yeoh will oversee the development of the maritime ecosystem in Singapore.

Prior to this, Yeoh held key management positions at the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), including her recent appointment as Senior Director (Strategy & Policy). During her 16 years at MPA, Yeoh was responsible for developing policies and programmes to improve Singapore’s competitiveness as a worldwide hub port and international maritime centre.