Honorary Assistant Treasurer, Board of Management
Member, Services Committee
Mr Zhang is Director (Strategy) at National Research Foundation since September 2016. Prior to his latest appointment, he was Director of the Residents/Neighbourhood Committees and the Deputy Director of Grassroots Planning & Programme at The People’s Association. He is a motivated and adaptable professional with strong public policy experience. His previous work experiences were in the government sector, where he was the Assistant Director for Placement & Scholarships Policy at the Ministry of Education, and Assistant Director for Land/Planning & Performance at the Ministry of Law.
In his personal time, Mr Zhang is also a volunteer. Besides his involvement with SPD, he also chairs the Outreach Volunteer Alumni Link of the Stanford Club of Singapore, and was the Trip Leader for the Hopkins 4K for Cancer, where he led a team of 25 university students to cycle 4000 miles from Baltimore to San Francisco, to foster hope, spread awareness and raise funds in the fight against cancer.