Robert Yap is the Executive Chairman of YCH Group, Singapore’s leading end-to-end supply chain management company with operations spanning across Asia Pacific. Over the
last four decades, Robert has played a pivotal role in the logistics and supply chain management field.
Recognised for his visionary leadership, Robert contributes as an advisor on numerous local and international platforms. Robert is President of the Singapore National Employers
Federation and the Chairman of the ASEAN Business Advisory Council (2018). He contributes to the Future Economy Council and the Payments Council, as well as the Joint
Implementation Committee overseeing the Government-to-Government project in Chongqing.
For his contributions, he was awarded the Public Service Medal in 2017. In 2016, Robert was named ‘Businessman of the Year’ at the prestigious Singapore Business Awards. He
was conferred the NUS Business School Eminent Business (Senior) Alumni Award in 2014 and the Lifetime Achievement Award (Logistics) by the World Chinese Economic Forum in 2013.