Financial Literacy Team
Christopher TAN, CFP®
Executive Director, Financial Literacy Advisory Committee & Trainer
Christopher contributes regularly to and is often quoted in the local press as well as financial magazines for his expert opinion on financial matters. Since the beginning of his career, Christopher has spoken to hundreds of entities, educating them on personal financial planning issues. Christopher is also an internationally sought-after speaker and trainer in countries such as Indonesia, China, and Mauritius and has advised policy makers and lectured at established local and overseas universities and education institutions.
Christopher has been a member of the Central Provident Fund (CPF) Advisory Panel since 2014 and sat on the Management Committee of Securities Investors Association (Singapore) (SIAS) from 2009 to 2017.
In 2005, Asia Financial Planning Journal awarded Christopher the First Prize for the Financial Adviser Representative of the Year. In 2006, Christopher was a nominee for the Spirit of Enterprise Award by Action Community for Entrepreneurs (ACE). In 2009, Christopher received the prestigious Most Promising Entrepreneur Award by Asia Pacific Entrepreneurship Awards.
Christopher served nearly seven years with the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) as an Army Officer in operations, instructional as well as staff functions. He continues to serve as an Operationally Ready National Serviceman with the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel (NS).
Christopher received his Bachelor of Financial Services Degree with honours from the National University of Ireland. He also holds a Master of Business Administration Degree from the University of Warwick. Professionally, Christopher is a Certified Financial Planner and a member of the Financial Planning Association of Singapore. He is also a Certified Emergenetics Associate and an Accredited Certified Coach with International Coach Federation as well as a Certified Action Learning Coach with World Institute of Action Learning.
Felicia YEO, CFP®
Lead, Financial Literacy Trainer
Felicia has more than 20 years of experience in the financial services industry. She was the Trainer and Content Development Manager at the Institute for Financial Literacy, where she created the financial literacy training curriculum and conducted a few hundreds of public education talks. Prior to that, Felicia was a Financial Service Consultant with AIA. Before joining the financial sector, Felicia was with the Ministry of Education as a Teacher and a Polytechnic Lecturer.
Felicia is very passionate about sports and education and serves in the National Sports Association. She holds a Bachelor of Business degree and qualified as a Certified Financial Planner in 2002. Felicia is also an Associate Estate Planning Practitioner.
Lena TENG, CFP®
Lead, Solutions and Financial Literacy Trainer
Lena has 17 years of working experience across multiple areas of community engagement, public education, sales and customer relations and operations management, among others. Through various responsibilities at the Central Provident Fund (CPF) Board from 2010 to 2018, Lena has developed in-depth knowledge of all aspects of Singapore’s national pension scheme. In her last role as Deputy Director, Communications, Lena led a team of 11 officers to develop and grow the public direct engagement capabilities of CPF Board, including conducting numerous public talks, roadshows and school and community programmes. Lena also oversaw the development of partnerships with corporate and educational institutions and helmed the market research portfolio for the communications group. Lena is a Certified Financial Planner and holds a Bachelor of Accounting from Nanyang Technological University.
Albert TAN, CFP®
Financial Literacy Trainer
Albert has over 5 years of experience in the financial services industry. He was a Financial Adviser Representative at Promiseland Independent Pte Ltd, helping clients in comprehensive financial planning services with a focus on retirement planning. Prior to that, Albert was a Personal Financial Consultant in OCBC Bank, where he achieved the Pinnacle Award for top 15% performance in his rookie year. Before joining the financial sector, Albert was a Flight Steward with Singapore Airlines. Albert is a Certified Financial Planner and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Murdoch University.