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Kwong Weng Yap was born on 11 November, 1977 in Singaporean, is a Business Executive. At 43 years old, Kwong Weng Yap height not available right now. We will update Kwong Weng Yap's height soon as possible.
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|Kwong Weng Yap Age||45 years old|
|Born||11 November 1977|
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Kwong Weng Yap Net Worth
He net worth has been growing significantly in 2021-22. So, how much is Kwong Weng Yap worth at the age of 45 years old? Kwong Weng Yap’s income source is mostly from being a successful Business executive. He is from Singaporean. We have estimated Kwong Weng Yap's net worth , money, salary, income, and assets.
|Net Worth in 2022||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Salary in 2022||Under Review|
|Net Worth in 2021||Pending|
|Salary in 2021||Under Review|
|Source of Income||Business executive|
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On 30 May 2018, Shin Min Daily News reported on Yap’s life journey from a non-graduate to becoming a senior executive in KPMG. On 21 May 2019, Yap was featured by The Straits Times as a potential political candidate in the Next Singaporean general election. He replied that he does grassroots work "without any specific consideration of candidature".
After Myanmar, Yap worked as Regional Advisor of the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy in April 2017 where he worked with business and government leaders in support of the school's wider strategy.
He joined KPMG in November 2017 as a Principal Advisor and Executive Director focusing on the firm's strategy and set up an AI lab.
In May 2016, Yap became known after being featured in an article with the Singapore Straits Times. During June of the same year, Marshall Cavendish published a book on Yap's work in Southeast Asia.
Between 2014 and 2016 he was the COO of Parami Energy Group in Myanmar. He has also worked for Jebsen & Jessen (SEA), as a General Manager who oversaw its expansion into Laos. Yap has been named a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum (2012 to 2017). In 2018, as its Executive Director, he set up and heads the first Artificial Intelligence joint lab in partnership with A*STAR in professional services to deploy new industry technologies.
After leaving the military, Yap worked as a General Manager of Jebsen & Jessen (SEA). Next in 2014 came a stint as COO of Parami Energy, a Myanmar conglomerate involved in the oil and gas business. At the same time, he helped form Triip, a travel tech company in Vietnam.
Yap received a BA in Communication studies at age 30 from the State University of New York at Buffalo with savings earned from the Army. Thereafter, he earned a Master of Public Administration from the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy where he received a leadership award in 2012 and was described as a game changer by NUS magazine. He earned a PhD in management strategy from the University of Glasgow and read peace and conflict studies as a Peace Fellow in Thailand's Chulalongkorn University under a Rotary Foundation Scholarship.
Yap served for 13 years and left the SAF in December 2012 for the private sector.
Yap was the Secretary-General of the United Nations Association of Singapore (2011 to 2013) where he organized sustainability projects in Singapore and Sarawak with youth groups, civic and academic institutions. Since 2013, he has been a country chair of non-profit Global Dignity, where he advocates dignity, a fundamental human right, for students in Cambodia. He ran 100 km across China's Taklamakan Desert in an ultramarathon to raise awareness for the UN's Millennium Development Goals and gave a TEDx talk on the wider benefits of volunteering.
In 2009, Yap developed a monograph on Singapore's Special Forces published by Pointer (journal). In 2010, Yap transferred to the Joint Intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of Defence (Singapore).
Yap wrote his first book in 2009, where he developed Key Perspectives of Special Forces, a collection of articles by current and former Special Forces set in a monograph. His second book is Leap: Journey of a Young Global Leader from Singapore. In July 2017, Yap wrote a strong rebuttal via the Straits Times and defended Kishore Mahbubani after Singapore diplomats criticized him for writing an article that discusses Singapore's position as a small state.
Before entering the private sector, Yap served as a Commando Captain in the Singapore Armed Forces where he was trained as a paratrooper and a ranger. After being commissioned as a second lieutenant in 1998 from Officer Cadet School (Singapore) where he received a Sword of Merit, Yap was posted to 1st Commando Battalion and the Special Forces as a Platoon Commander. In 2001, he went on to attend Class 237 of the United States Navy SEAL selection and training, graduating in February 2002 from the Naval Special Warfare Center in Coronado, California.
Yap Kwong Weng (born November 11, 1977) is a Singaporean business executive and writer. He is Principal Advisor of KPMG Singapore and co-founder of Triip, a Vietnam-based travel tech company.
Born in 1977, Yap grew up in Singapore, and lived in a small 3-room flat in Toa Payoh with his family for over 25 years. He received his secondary education in the now defunct First Toa Payoh Secondary School where he was a member of the National Cadet Corps, and his pre-university education at Jurong Institute, now known as Millennia Institute. At 18, he applied several times to the National University of Singapore (NUS) but was rejected. Instead, Yap joined the Singapore Armed Forces Commando Formation while saving up for a college education. The opportunity to pursue tertiary education, however, came many years later.