Dr Robert Yap elected as new President of ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE)

May 12, 2023 12:00:00 AM

We congratulate our Executive Chairman, Dr Robert Yap, for being elected to serve as President of the ASEAN Confederation of Employers (ACE) for the term 2023–2025, in addition to his role as President of the Singapore National Employers Federation (SNEF).

Dr Yap took over the ACE leadership from Mr Hariyadi B. Sukamdani during the 47th ACE CEO and Board of Directors Annual Meeting in Jakarta on May 11, 2023.

Dr Robert Yap has over four decades of expertise overseeing the end-to-end operations of Singapore’s largest homegrown supply chain and logistics provider, YCH Group.

He founded and is the Chairman of Y3 Technologies, a leading information technology and supply chain solutions company and Supply Chain Angels, a corporate investment and venture arm; Founder and Chairman of Supply Chain City, Asia’s premier supply chain nerve centre for supply chain excellence, as well as the Supply Chain and Logistics Academy, an industry level academy that leverages on Experiential Workplace Learning to upskill, reskill, as well as provide greater support to mid-career Professionals, Managers, Executives and Technicians (PMETs) to equip them with the fundamental knowledge of the Supply Chain and Logistics industry.

Under his leadership, YCH Group gained fame for its innovative and technology-driven approach to logistics and supply chain management, winning numerous awards and accolades for its contributions to the logistics industry, including the Singapore Enterprise 50 Award, the Asian Logistics and Maritime Conference Award, and the Supply Chain Asia Award, among others.

We wish Dr Yap all the best in his new role!