Associate Professor Muhammad Faishal Ibrahim was appointed as Parliamentary
Secretary for the Ministry of Education and Ministry of Social and Family Development in
October 2015 and was promoted to Senior Parliamentary Secretary effective 1 May 2017.
He was appointed as Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Health and Ministry of
Transport on 1 August 2012. He has been a Member of Parliament since 2006.
A/P Muhammad Faishal embarked on his career as a Valuer with the Inland Revenue
Authority of Singapore from 1993 to 1996. He subsequently undertook various positions at
the National University of Singapore (NUS), from Senior Tutor in 1996 to Associate
Professor in 2010.
He graduated from NUS with a Bachelor degree (Honours), Estate Management in 1993.
In 1996, A/P Muhammad Faishal obtained Master’s degree and was awarded the Real
Estate Developers Association of Singapore (REDAS) Gold Medal. He received the NUS-
Overseas Graduate Scholarship to pursue a PHD in Management Sciences at the
University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology.
He is married with two children.