In a joint initiative by the Luso-American Development Foundation (FLAD) and Edições Esgotadas, on May 16th 2016, at 6 pm, in FLAD’s Auditorium, the book “Government in Business: Friend or Foe?”, by former Second Minister of Finance and Second Minister of Transport from Singapore, Lim Hwee Hua, with a preface by former Prime-minister, Pedro Passos Coelho, will be presented. Attendance to the book launch is by invitation only. The author will attend the event and former Prime-minister Pedro Passos Coelho will present the book.
Lim Hwee Hua served as Singapore’s Second Minister of Finance and Second Minister of Transport in 2011. Before holding public office, Lim Hwee Hua worked for fifteen years in financial services and investment management at Temasek Holdings, Jardine Fleming and Swiss Bank Corporation. Lim Hwee Hua holds an MA and a BA in Mathematics/Engineering by the University of Cambridge and an MBA by the Anderson School of Management at the University of California, in Los Angeles.