About Lorna

 

  1. Lorna Tan has left Singapore Press Holdings (SPH) where she was The Sunday Times’ Invest editor and The Straits Times’ senior finance correspondent. She joined property giant CapitaLand on Aug 15, 2011 as its senior vice president, corporate communications. CapitaLand is a global real estate player in more than 110 cities in over 20 countries. It is the leading foreign real estate developer in China, the largest shopping mall developer, owner, manager in Asia, the world’s largest international serviced residence owner-operator and the leading Asia-based real estate fund and REIT manager.

  2. Prior to CapitaLand, she was with SPH from 2000 till Aug 12, 2011, where she primarily covered financial news, including property, banking, wealth management and personal finance. She holds a BA (Social Sciences) and an MBA.

  3. Lorna has won many accolades for her journalistic work. Among them were numerous in-house, national and international awards for excellence in business reporting. They included two awards from Hong Kong-based Society of Publishers in Asia in 2004 and 2006, and three awards from the Securities Investors Association of Singapore (SIAS), in 2003, 2005 and 2007. These included the prestigious Financial Journalist of the Year award from SIAS in 2007. Lorna also won annual excellence awards from SPH for two consecutive years in 2005 and 2006.

  4. In Oct 2010, she was recognised by the Financial Planning Association of Singapore for promoting financial literacy and raising awareness of industry developments.

  5. Her articles in The Sunday Times have been compiled in a book Talk Money and it is available in major bookstores. A second volume is slated for publication in 2012.
  6. Before joining SPH, Lorna was a regional sales & support manager with Canada-based Thomson Financial, now known as Thomson Reuters.


 

 

 

 

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