Yit Foon Chan, Marina Bay Sands (Asia)

2021 HRD Global 100

SVP of human resources

Yit Foon Chan is senior vice president of human resources at Marina Bay Sands, where she has full oversight of the full spectrum of the integrated resort’s HR function. Together with her team, Chan prioritises and implements the human capital strategy for the company’s nearly 10,000-strong workforce. She joined Marina Bay Sands in 2011, and prior to that was EVP of human resources at MediaCorp. Chan began her HR career with IBM Singapore, where she spent 24 years in various roles across different business functions within HR, managing local and regional and HR issues.