Kishore Mahbubani

The Newsmakers

Dean of the NUS Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, Kishore Mahbubani previously served in the diplomatic service, including two stints as the ambassador to the United Nations. He was the only Singaporean listed by Prospect magazine as one of the top 50 global thinkers for 2014. His latest book Can Singapore Survive? topped the 2015 Popular Readers’ Choice Awards, and his next book will discuss Asean matters.