Yong Choo is a nominee of SingTel and was appointed as a non-executive director of bharti airtel in January 2010. She has a wide range of working experience gained from her stints in international accounting firms as well as in multinational corporations. She began her career with SingTel in November 1994 and was appointed as Group Financial Controller in June 2007. In her current role as VP (Group Finance), she has responsibilities for the Group's financial functions including management and financial reporting, business analysis, planning and forecasting. She also provides high level financial advice that would affect operations and is primarily responsible for financial policies and procedures. Prior to joining SingTel, Yong Choo worked for several years in international accounting firms, Coopers & Lybrand and Arthur Anderson.
Yong Choo holds a Bachelor of Accountancy Degree (Honours) from the National University of Singapore and is a Fellow member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants