Chief Executive Officer, SingHealth Community Hospitals (SCH);
Deputy Chief Financial Officer (Regional Health System and Strategic Finance), SingHealth
• Moderator, Regional Health Systems Symposium, 17 Sep 2021
Ms Margaret Lee has more than 25 years of experience in the Singapore public healthcare system, with expertise in healthcare management, finance and corporate services development.
As the Chief Executive Officer of SCH, Ms Lee stewards the organisation’s efforts in establishing itself as a leading provider of sub-acute and rehabilitation care. Her guidance drives staff to adopt new care models and deliver person-centred care to achieve patients’ health goals. Ms Lee also engages staff to foster an environment conducive for best practices and corporate governance, while maintaining financial effectiveness and sustainability.
Prior to her current appointment, Ms Lee was the Group Chief Financial Officer of the then-newly-formed National University Health System. She also served as Finance Director of National University Hospital, where she was pivotal in implementing IT systems and financial frameworks, and leading a successful financial turnaround.
She was a member of the National Clinician Remuneration Committee and sub-committee as well as various finance project committees set up by the Ministry of Health Holdings. Ms Lee is also SingHealth’s Deputy Group Chief Financial Officer (Regional Health System and Strategic Finance), a Fellow of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants and a member of the Board of Trustees of Singapore University of Social Sciences.