Douglas Foo | Rise of ASEAN Conference

Douglas Foo

Council Member, ASEAN Business Advisory Council Singapore
Chairman of Sakae Holdings Ltd

Mr. Foo is the recipient of a string of illustrious accolades and awards. He was presented the prestigious ASEAN Young Award in 2004, recognizing his contributions to youth and entrepreneurship in the region. He was also accorded the Singapore Youth Award (Medal of Commendation) in 2008 and the Singapore Youth Award in 2003 – the nation’s highest youth accolade – for his exceptional entrepreneurial achievements and notable service to the community.

He has received recognition through various awards including the Rotary-ASME Entrepreneur of the Year 2002 by the Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (ASME) and Rotary Club of Singapore, Top Outstanding Young Person Award 2002 by the Junior Chamber of Singapore and the Yazhou Zhoukan Chinese Entrepreneur Award 2002 (Merit Award) by Yazhou Zhoukan Limited. For his outstanding management action in the Food & Beverage Industry, Mr. Foo was presented the International Management Action Award by the Chartered Management Institute, Singapore in 2007, the WSQ Champion Award 2010 by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) for his notable contributions in promoting the WSQ (Workkforce Skills Qualifications) system and more recently ASEAN-China Young Entrepreneur Award 2011.

Mr. Foo holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (Finance) from the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology.