Global Connection virtual catch-up in Singapore (8 October 2020) from UQ Business, Economics and Law on Vimeo.

In this informal webinar three Asean-based UQ BEL alumni from the tourism, leisure and hospitality sector tell their career stories: career starts, progression and divergence, lessons learned, sector outlook, coping with downturns and surviving redundancies.


Phil Forrest (BCom ’68), Singapore Alumni Emeritus Ambassador


Siobhan Cool (LLM ’03) – Singapore Alumni Ambassador Council, formerly General Counsel and Group Company Secretary (Skywest Airlines & Aviation PLC), ex-Head of Compliance, (Mundipharma), now International Company Secretary (Telstra International).

KY Wong (BEcon (Hons) ’88) – Chair, Singapore Alumni Ambassador Council, formerly AVP, Treasury of Genting Singapore Limited – a SGX-listed owner and operator of integrated resorts, including the iconic Resorts World Sentosa.

Suyin Lee (BCom ’89, MBA ’01) – Deputy Chair, Singapore Alumni Ambassador Council, Managing Director of Discova, a destination management company owned by the ASX-listed Flight Centre Travel Group.