Ex-Officio Secretary, Board of Management
Mr Pal is the Executive Director of SPD since December 2010, and has close to 25 years of experience in the healthcare and social service sectors, working with children, adults and the elderly with various clinical conditions in different settings.
One of the pioneers in championing outcome management initiatives in the social service sector in Singapore, Mr Pal is actively involved in developing best practices guidelines in service delivery, performance evaluation and outcome management system led by the National Council of Social Service (NCSS). He is also a regular trainer for these topics at the Social Service Institute (SSI).
Mr Pal is actively involved in working committees of various Ministries, statutory boards and schools. He is a member of the Social Service Therapist Advisory Panel, One Rehab Implementation & Coordination Committee, Allied Health Professional Council (MOH), Special Needs Savings Scheme Committee (MSF), Social Service Sectoral Tripartite Committee (MSF/NCSS), Social Service Industry Skills and Training Council and CSS Industry Skills and Training Council (WDA), and the Workgroup for Enabling Employment (SG Enable). He is also a member of the Industry Advisory Committee in the Health Science Degree Programme at Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), the Nanyang Polytechnic Occupational Therapy School Advisory Committee, and sits in the Selection Panel for Leadership and Development Scheme, and Sun Ray Scheme by NCSS.