Mr Heng Swee Keat
Deputy Prime Minister,
Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies and Minister for Finance
Mr Heng Swee Keat is Singapore’s Deputy Prime Minister, Coordinating Minister for Economic Policies, and Minister for Finance. As Minister for Finance, he oversees the revenue and expenditure policy of Singapore, and the allocation of resources to achieve national security, economic and social objectives.
Mr Heng serves as Adviser to the Multi-Ministry Taskforce on COVID-19 and the National Jobs Council. Mr Heng chairs the tripartite Future Economy Council which oversees the on-going restructuring of our economy, through upgrading the skills of our workers and transformation of industry, to create even better careers prospects for our people. He also chairs the National Research Foundation, which sets the direction for Singapore's research, innovation and enterprise strategies.