Academic Profile
Academic Profile



WEE Beng Geok

Division of Strategy, Management & Organization (SMO)
College of Business (Nanyang Business School)


Phone: (+65) 6790 5706
Office: S3-B1B-60

  • BBA Sing.;MBA Cranfield; PhD, Hull



Other academic appointments:

  • Visiting Professor, Graduate School of Commerce, Waseda University, Japan [April 2008 – Mar 2009]

  • Adjunct Professor, School of Hotel Administration, Cornell University, USA [July 2008 – Mar 2011]

Corporate Board appointments:

  • Raffles Medical Group Limited: Member of Board of Directors – 2000 to date

Previous industry appointments

  • Advisor, Community of Practice on Employee Engagement, Workforce Development Council, Singapore

  • Technical Advisor for technology scan panel on information management, Science & Engineering Research Council, A*STAR.

  • Member of Advisory Panel, Group Parliamentary Committee for Manpower, Singapore

  • Council Member, Singapore Human Resource Institute.

  • Member of Board of Directors, Practice Performing Arts Centre Limited

Research collaborations with external institutions

1. Case study research & writing project on the Social Service Sector in Singapore [Singapore Totalisator Board]

2. Case study research & writing project on Standards and Quality in Singapore [SPRING Singapore]

3. Case study research & writing project on Singapore’s maritime and shipping industry [Maritime Port Authority of Singapore]

4. Case Study research & writing project on Design issues – a management perspective [The DesignSingapore Council]

5. Case Study research on “The employment of mature and older workers – Strategies for managing work and career transitions” [Ministry of Manpower]

Research Interests
  • Management & Leadership, including human capital management, Strategy implementation & change management
  • Managing services
Current Projects
Selected Publications