Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering with 1st class honors, University Manchester, England, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy in Laser Materials Processing, University Manchester, England, 2001.
Engineering trainee Robbins & Myers Canada Ltd., Singapore, 1992. Shipping coordinator Asia Matsushita, 1993. Teaching demonstrator University Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, 1998—2000, postdoctoral researcher, 2000—2001.
Research fellow Gintic Institute Manufacturing Technology, Singapore, 2002, Singapore Institute Manufacturing Technology, since 2002. Corporal School Armour, 1993-1995, Singapore, Australia.
Member of Laser Institute American, Institute Mechanical Engineers (associate).
Married Siaw Fen Yong, May 28, 2001.