Desmond Lum, aged 50, a Singaporean
He graduated with a BAcc, National University of Singapore in 1990. He started his career as a Bond Dealer with Bank Brussels Lambert and spent over 20 years in Investment Management, and Portfolio Management in private banking. Currently, Desmond is the Head of Fixed Income, Investment Strategy, Regional Wealth Management, at Maybank overseeing Asset Allocation, Equity and Fixed Income strategies. He was last with Lion Global Investors as Senior Portfolio Manager, for over 5 years. Prior to Lion Global Investors, he was with Fortis Private Banking for almost 4 years as Vice President, Philanthropy Services. During the period, Desmond also held the role of Senior Portfolio Manager, Investment.
Before Fortis Private Bank, Desmond was with TOUCH Community Services, Singapore where he was Head of Community Relations for over 3 years. Prior to that, Desmond spent 7 years as an Investment Manager at Jardine Fleming Investment Management and at ABN AMRO Private Bank.
Desmond is currently a Board member with JC Trust Ltd and Lew Foundation Ltd. He served National Library Board as well as Char Yong Foundation as a Board Director.
SMART stands for Self-Management & Recovery Training. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups.
SMART Recovery dates
Day: Every Thursday
Timing:230pm to 430pm
Venue: WE CARE, 11 Jalan Ubi
SMART is catered for individuals with a history of addictions. Interested participants are required to undergo a clincial intake before attending SMART Recovery.
If interested, register below or email email@example.com
Mindfulness For Recovery
Mindfulness for Recovery is an open group to learn and practice mindfulness. Mindful practice aims to help participants to break away from their own destructive habitual patterns. All facilitators have personal experience practising mindfulness.
This group is catered for people with a history of addictions, reactive behaviours and/or mood disorders
Every Friday, 615pm to 730pm
Venue: WE CARE Community Services
To register: call 6547 5459 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Families in Recovery through Education and Empowerment
FREE stands for Families in Recovery through Education and Empowerment. FREE is a workshop for the family members of addicted ones.
Date: Every 2nd Monday of the Month except Public Holiday
Upcoming workshop: 8 Jan 2018
Timing: 7pm to 9pm
Venue: WE CARE
To sign up, call WE CARE at 6547-5459. No payment is required for this programme.