Nigel Phang

Nigel Phang Yew Keong is Associate Professor (Practice) of Nanyang Business School, Division of Strategy, Management and Organization. He teaches human resources and organizational behavior.

Nigel's professional experience is centered on many years of working across multiple markets and industries in Asia. Prior to joining NTU, he was the Managing Director of Corporate Executive Board and General Manager of China with Development Dimensions International. He also held HR Director and other HR leadership positions at civil service, financial institution and high-tech manufacturing firms. Nigel was a former military field psychologist in the Ministry of Defense Singapore.

As a trained industrial psychologist, he has a strong interest in talent analytics, human resource transformation, selection and succession management. He has published articles in the field of talent management and presented at several HR forums in Asia.

Nigel holds an MBA from Shanghai Jiao Tong University and a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the National University of Singapore. He also holds a graduate diploma in Personnel Management form the Singapore Institute of Management, a master’s of science in occupational psychology from The University of Sheffield, and a graduate diploma in psychology from The University of Hull.

Back to Certification Commission