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Singapore Global Network

Join a global network with Singapore at its heart

Welcome to the Singapore Global Network

As a newly-minted team under Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB), we’re passionate about building relationships and connecting with individuals all over the globe.

Whether you’re new to a country and looking to connect with others in your region, a Singaporean living overseas seeking to expand social circles, or someone who’s thinking about making a move (or move back) to Singapore, speak to us and we’ll connect you with the right people or resources to get started.

Join our Network today

Be a part of the global family, with Singapore at its heart

Our team is actively nurturing and deepening relationships with individuals all over the world, with on-ground presence across five regions. As we’re in the process of expanding our network, we invite you to be friends and advocates of this network.

By joining our network:

  • Be the first to be invited to events held in your region.
  • Tap on our global connections, with our 11 in-market Regional Representatives in key regions
  • Receive updates on the latest industry and job opportunities in Singapore

Hear from the Network

“Over the years, despite being abroad, I have created priceless memories associated with Singapore. These moments are incredibly special to me, offering a slice of home and most importantly, providing me with an avenue to share Singaporean culture with fellow citizens and friends of Singapore.”

Sharmishta Sivaramakrishnan, Geneva

Stories

From heart-warming stories of members in our network to the latest tech news, read our stories here.

5Qs with Filipino Expat and Start-up Founder Rudi Ramin
Our 5Qs series is a chance for you to get to know …
A City to Finally Call Home
Born in the US, his father a black man from Jamaica and …
5Qs with Texas-based entrepreneur, leadership coach, and technologist Sarah Kim
Our 5Qs series is a chance for you to get to know …
5 Lessons from Chasing Dreams around the World
In the past 15 years, positive mindset and perseverance helped Anna Ratala …
What investors need to know about Indonesia’s Omnibus Law: Katadata Insight Centre Research Director and senior public policy specialist Dr Mulya Amri breaks it down
Katadata Insight Centre Research Director and Jakarta Property Institute Program Director Dr …
From Silicon Valley to Singapore: Silvanus Lee On Returning Home for Tech
Technology has seen explosive growth in the past decade, with Singapore and …
From Singapore to New York City: the Alumni’s Guide to Landing the Dream Job in the Big Apple
Global experiences are always a plus on any resume (or bucket list!) …
Full-time CEO, Part-time Chef : Meet Serial Entrepreneur Federico Folcia
Ever wondered what it’s like to run several businesses at once? In …
The Secret to Building Networks Quickly in a New Place (WFH Edition)
New to your environment? Whether you’re looking to make friends or grow …
Marooned for 7-months: The Longest Trip Home
Eve shares how her short trip back to Singapore earlier this year …
Business and start-ups in Vietnam: Baker McKenzie M&A Practice Head Seck Yee Chung shares a veteran’s view
What is the start-up scene like in Vietnam? How do businesses navigate …
Envisioning Tomorrow’s Workplace: Hiring Solution Start-up Workstream CEO Desmond Lim on Hiring with Tech
As COVID-19 accelerates future work trends, SGN digs deep into the new …

Events

Join us at our upcoming events! Since they’re mostly online at the moment, it’s easier than ever to build connections across borders.  

Event NameVenueTypeCategoryDate & Time
A Future in ASEAN – Inspiration & Insights from Social EntrepreneurshipVirtualWebinarEntrepreneurshipOctober 17 2020, 15:00 – 16:30, SGT
SEAkers Connect! Webinar: Navigating China’s GuanxiVirtualWebinarBusinessOctober 17 2020, 20:00 – 21:00, SGT
Singapore Tech Forum 2020VirtualForumTechNovember 17 2020, 22:00 SGT to November 20 2020, 12:15 SGT

Resources

Want to know the latest COVID-19 updates, or looking for a relocation guide? All the information you need at your fingertips.

Contact Us

Have a question about living overseas? Or thinking of relocating to Singapore? Reach out to our regional reps around the world, and tap onto our global connections! Or simply be a part of the network – we would love to be a part of your global journey!