Geoffrey Yu

Geoffrey Yu
  • Senior Adviser and Chairman, Chinese Studies Programme; Adjunct Professor
    Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, National University of Singapore

Studies at Singapore University and University of Oxford. Formerly: Deputy Director-General, World Intellectual Property Organization; Deputy Chairman, IP Academy Singapore; Senior Adviser, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Ministry of Law, Singapore. Currently, also: Adjunct Senior Fellow, Rajaratnam School of International Studies and Senior Fellow, Diplomatic Academy, Singapore; Visiting Professor, IP Centre, People's University, Beijing; Member, Advisory Panel, Singapore IP Academy, Fellow, Temasek Foundation Centre for Trade Negotiations, Singapore. Interests: intellectual property and development, international relations, multilateral diplomacy, global governance and education; literature, music, art, theatre, cross-cultural relations, history, politics and sociology.