Christopher De Souza

Christopher De Souza
  • Member of Parliament
    Parliament of Singapore

Christopher De Souza became a Member of Singapore's Parliament in 2006 and garnered 60.1% of the votes to be re-elected into office in 2011 for Holland-Bukit Timah GRC. He is the Deputy Chairman of the Government Parliamentary Committee for Manpower. In addition to his public duties, De Souza is a Partner in the Singapore-based law firm Wong Partnership where he represents companies and individuals in commercial litigation and international arbitration. Prior, he worked as a Law Clerk to Singapore's Chief Justice as well as a State Counsel and Assistant Registrar of the High Court. De Souza graduated with First Class Honours from King's College London and pursued a BCL at Oxford University where he graduated with Distinction. He was awarded a Shell Scholarship while at Oxford. During his national service with Singapore's armed forces, De Souza served as an officer and was awarded the Sword of Honour by the Minister for Defence.