Mr Yeo Kirk Siang
Director, Heritage Research and Assessment, National Heritage Board, Singapore
Mr Yeo Kirk Siang is currently the Director of the Heritage Research and Assessment Division (HRA) at the National Heritage Board (NHB). The division focuses on the research, documentation and commemoration of Singapore’s tangible and intangible cultural heritage. He was also involved in the development of “Our SG Heritage Plan”, a master plan that outlines the broad strategies for Singapore’s heritage sector over 2018 to 2022.
Before his current appointment, Kirk Siang worked in a wide range of portfolios in NHB, and was involved in the preservation of sites and monuments, community outreach and strategic planning. Kirk Siang was with the Ministry of National Development (MND) prior to joining NHB, and was responsible for developing policies and strategies related to the built environment, including sustainable development in Singapore.