Leadership Team

Ms Tin Pei Ling

CEO
Business China

Ms Tin Pei Ling is currently the Chief Executive Officer of Business China, a Singapore non-profit organisation that harnesses the support of public sector and private enterprises to cultivate Singapore-China-savvy talents, strengthen Singapore-China networks, and to grow the global connectivity of Singapore.


Pei Ling is also an elected Member of Parliament in Singapore since 2011 and was the youngest Member for two terms. Into her third term now, she concurrently serves as the Chairperson of the Government Parliamentary Committee (GPC) for Communications & Information (also includes Smart Nation & Digital Government), and a member of the GPC for Culture, Community & Youth. Prior to this, she served on the GPC for Home Affairs and Law (2011 – 2015), Health (2011 – 2020), and Social and Family Development (2015 – 2018, Deputy Chairperson).


Prior to joining Business China, Pei Ling was the Group Director of Corporate Strategy of Jing King (JK) Technology Group (now known as Adera Global). The firm is a group of regional companies offering FinTech solutions, secured data handling, and smart technology.


Prior to entering politics, Pei Ling was a business and management consultant in Ernst & Young Advisory with years of experience in corporate strategy, organization excellence, industry studies, channel strategy, competency framework, business process reviews and change management.


In Parliament, Pei Ling actively championed issues pertaining to public healthcare, elderly, youth, women and smart nation.


Pei Ling holds a Master of Business Administration from the leading business school of the University of Chicago (Chicago Booth). She also holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences (Honours) (University Scholars Programme) from the National University of Singapore. Pei Ling is a Lien Fellow under the Lien Ying Chow Legacy Fellowship programme from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore, and an alumnus of Crescent Girls’ School and Hwa Chong Junior College.



Ms Linda Tan

Director
Business China

Ms. Linda Tan is currently the director of Business China, a Singapore non-profit organisation that harnesses the support of the public sector and private enterprises to cultivate Singapore-China-savvy talents, strengthen Singapore-China networks, and grow the global connectivity of Singapore. She oversees corporate services (HR, Finance, and Strategic Communication) as well as the Business Leaders Group of Business China.


Prior to joining Business China, Linda spent more than 13 years in the public sector, of which 11 years she was based in different parts of China. She left China in 2020 when she was holding the roles of Regional Group Director (West China), Enterprise Singapore, Commercial Consul (Chengdu), Singapore Consulate, and Advisor of SingCham (Chengdu Chapter, Chongqing Chapter, Guangxi Chapter).


During the early day, Linda spent years in the private sector i.e. Procter and Gamble, WorldCom, and ActMedia focusing on special projects (P&G Regional HQ Consolidation Project), key accounts management, and marketing.


Linda is also an active supporter of the Singapore Arts scene. She is appointed as the Board Member for Nine Years Theatre in 2015. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Statistics (Minor: Computational Finance and Management) from the University of Singapore.