Martin Tan

Martin Tan
Executive Director, The Majurity Trust

Martin Tan is the Executive Director of The Majurity Trust (TMT), a philanthropic organisation with social impact programmes and platforms to create and advance collaborative causes and activities that build a thriving and sustainable community for all in Singapore. TMT provides philanthropic advice and support to Yong Hon Kong (YHK) Foundation founded by Danny Yong. A recipient of the Patron of the Arts Award, YHK Foundation has given over $10 million to charities, educational institutions and the arts.

Martin was formerly the Executive Director of Institute for Societal Leadership and Co-Founder of Halogen Foundation Singapore. He works with leaders in the public, private and people sector in over 14 countries including Afghanistan, Bhutan, China, New Zealand, Southeast Asia, United Kingdom and the United States.

For his contributions to Singapore and the region, Martin was awarded The Outstanding Young Person Award in 2008 in Singapore, inducted as a Fellow of Asia 21, as part of Asia Society New York in 2011 and was conferred the Singapore Youth Award, Singapore‚Äôs highest accolade for youth in 2013.