Dr. Chong Chee Leong has over 25 years of experience in the academic sector, having served as the Chief Executive Officer of AEC College Singapore and the Deputy Chief Executive Officer and Academic Dean of PSB Academy. He was previously the founding Dean of SIM University School of Science & Technology and an Associate Professor in the NUS Business School. He graduated with a First Class Honours in Civil Engineering from NUS and went on to do his PhD with the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).
He has been an academic for more than 20 years and had been involved in various academic and administrative capacities with public tertiary institutions and private education institutions. He has many years of experience developing, designing and deploying courses and programs in various disciplines and the use of technology in teaching and learning. He worked with SAP to set up the UniSIM-SAP e-learning Academy. He had also been the Director of the NUS-SPRING Centre for Best Practices, a technical consultant to the Asia Productivity Organisation in Japan, as well as was the consultant to set up the Centre for Benchmarking for the Thailand Productivity Institute.