King Wang Poon
Director, Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities (LKY CIC), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
Singapore

King Wang is also Co-Director - SUTD-JTC Industrial Infrastructure Innovation Centre and Director - Strategic Planning at SUTD, and Board Member of the Centre for Sustainable Buildings - a UN Environment Programme collaboration with Singapore’s Building and Construction Authority. He focuses on smart cities, digital economies and societies, and the future of work, education and healthcare.

Prior to SUTD, he oversaw competition policy negotiations for the EU-Singapore Free Trade Agreement and chaired ASEAN workgroups on competition policy and advocacy. He also served at EDB, Ministry of Law, A-STAR and Singapore’s Competition Commission, and headed business analytics at a local bank. He holds a MSc from Stanford University.