ACEF Speaker

H.E. Satvinder Singh

Deputy Secretary General,
Association of Southeast Asian Nations Economic Community

Satvinder Singh has been appointed as the Deputy Secretary General for ASEAN Economic Community for the period of 2021-2027, with a recent renewal of another 3- Year term starting from 2024. In this role, he will play a key leadership role in implementing the AEC Blueprint 2025 and overseeing the AEC Department at the ASEAN Secretariat. Additionally, he will offer strategic guidance to advance ASEAN’s economic integration agenda. Before assuming this role, he was the Assistant Chief Executive Officer, Trade Connectivity & Business Services at Enterprise Singapore, where he was instrumental in strengthening Singapore’s role as Asia’s trading hub, supporting the growth of 15,000 professionals, managers, executives and technicians jobs. With over 27 years of experience, he has held a variety of local, regional and global management positions across the region. At Enterprise Singapore, Mr Singh oversaw four divisions and drove digitalisation efforts in Singapore amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr. Singh holds a Bachelor degree in social sciences from the National University of Singapore and attended the Harvard’s Business School Advanced Management Programme in 2017.


  • Closing Plenary: Providing a Just and Inclusive Clean Energy Transition for All
  • Regional Session: ASEAN Power Grid (APG): Powering ASEAN’s Green Future