Wen Tung Chiu,  Group Director (R&D), Urban Redevelopment Authority
Group Director (R&D), Urban Redevelopment Authority

Wen Tung Chiu

Mr Chiu Wen Tung is Group Director (Research & Development) at Urban Redevelopment Authority (URA). He leads his team to research for solutions to meet Singapore future planning needs and steers URA’s research programmes. Keys areas of interest include planning for social-demographic trends such as an ageing population, catering for growing business needs such as e-commerce, and leveraging new technologies such as autonomous vehicles and digital planning. Wen Tung was previously Executive Director (Resource Development) in EDB, responsible for planning and securing resources needed for industries to grow in Singapore. Wen Tung graduated with a Masters in Chemical Engineering from the Imperial College, United Kingdom and with High Honours from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Executive MBA programme.