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Dr Ahmad Magad is currently the Secretary-General of The Singapore Manufacturing Federation. He was a former Group Managing Director of II-VI Infrared Asia with business operations in 4 Asian countries.
As a former Member of Parliament, he was Chairman of the Government Parliamentary Committees (GPC) for Finance & Trade and Industry and the GPC for Manpower, as well as Chairman of the Estimates Committee of the Singapore Parliament. He was President of the Singapore Productivity Association for almost 20 years and also chaired the Board of Directors of Mendaki Social Enterprise Network Singapore, in addition to also chairing the Senate of the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS). He also served as a Member of the National Productivity & Continuing Education Council.
Dr. Magad holds an MBA and a Doctorate from Henley Business School/Brunel University and did his undergraduate studies at Fachhochschule Aalen in Germany under a Public Service Commission Scholarship. He is a Fellow Member of both CPA Australia and the Chartered Institute of Marketing, and is also a Distinguished Fellow of the MDIS.
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