Mrs Gina Lee-Wan
Mrs Gina Lee-WanNon-executive/Independent Director
Appointed 20 April 2015
Mrs Gina Lee-Wan is an independent director and a member of the Board Risk Committee and Special Committee.
Mrs Gina Lee-Wan brings a wealth of experience in the area of maritime law and is currently the co-head of Allen & Gledhill’s Maritime & Aviation practice. Besides being awarded the Maritime Lawyer of the Year at the Lloyd’s List Asia Awards 2013 and the PS21 Star Customer Award at the Excellence in Public Service Awards 2016, she has been recognised as one of the top 10 maritime lawyers globally by Lloyd’s List in 2018 and is described as “a prominent figure in the Singapore maritime scene and no stranger to this page, having appeared on our Top 10 lawyers lists in 2016”. She is consistently ranked in the top tier of leading individuals in Shipping by Chambers Global, Chambers Asia-Pacific and The Legal 500 Asia Pacific and is frequently cited as an expert in shipping. In 2019, she was among the inaugural batch of select practitioners to be recognised as a Senior Accredited Specialist in Maritime and Shipping Law by the Singapore Academy of Law.
Her present directorships include Edge Insurance Brokers (Singapore) Pte Ltd, John Swire & Sons (S.E. Asia) Pte Ltd and Jurong Port Pte Ltd.
Mrs Gina Lee-Wan is a member of: Admiralty Court Users’ Committee; Singapore Chamber of Maritime Arbitration General Committee; Industry Advisory Committee for Joint Degree Programme, Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Marine Engineering, Naval Architecture and Offshore Engineering at Singapore Institute of Technology and Newcastle University Maritime Industry Advisory; the Singapore Maritime Academy Maritime Industry Advisory Committee and the Tanglin Trust School Board of Governors. She is also the Chairman and Council Member of the Singapore Shipping Association’s Legal and Insurance Committee; a committee member of Singapore War Risks Mutual Class of Standard Asia, and an instructor for the Maritime and Shipping Law Course for Legal and Industry.
Mrs Lee-Wan graduated from the University of Kent at Canterbury with a B.A. Law (Hons) in 1979. She was then admitted to the Bar in England and Wales, Gray’s Inn in 1980 and thereafter the Singapore Bar in 1981.