Ms Sun Xueling was elected a Member of Parliament in September 2015. She currently holds the position of Minister of State in the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Ministry of Social and Family Development. Ms Sun serves as a Board Member of the Chinese Development Assistance Council.
After the 2015 General Election, Ms Sun was appointed CEO of Business China, a non-profit organisation which aims to form a cultural and economic bridge linking the world and China. Business China was launched in 2007 by Mr Lee Kuan Yew, late founding Prime Minister of Singapore and then Premier Wen Jiabao of the People’s Republic of China.
Before entering politics, Ms Sun spent more than a decade in the Private Sector in Finance and Investments. Before entering politics, she was Director, Investments Group, at Temasek International, focusing on investment opportunities in China and other developing countries in Latin America.
She received her Master of Science in International Political Economy from the London School of Economics and Political Science, and also holds a Bachelor of Social Sciences in Economics from the National University of Singapore.