CaregiverAsia Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

Singapore, 3 July 2018 – Caregiver Asia Pte Ltd, an online aggregator of trusted on-demand health and caregiving services, has announced the appointment of Tan Boon Heon as its new Chief Operating Officer (COO) with effect from 2 July 2018.

Boon Heon has over 20 years of global experience in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industries with the last appointment being the Managing Director and Head of UCB Pharma’s Asia Pacific Rim & India Area Operations. He holds Bachelors and Masters of Science in Engineering (Bioengineering) degrees from the University of Pennsylvania, and a PhD in Business (General Management) from Singapore Management University.

Ms. Yeo Wan Ling, CEO of CaregiverAsia said, “We are pleased to have Boon Heon onboard as our COO. He brings with him an immense amount of experience in the healthcare field. We are confident that with his experience, he will energise the team to newer heights in ultimately do what we do best – delivering on-demand healthcare to Careseekers and freelancing opportunities to Caregivers in the new gig economy.”


About Caregiver Asia Pte Ltd
CaregiverAsia is an online aggregator of health and caregiving services. Through its award-winning platform, CaregiverAsia has created an online marketplace leveraging on a shared economy of Careseekers and Caregivers. Careseekers can access on-time, trusted and transparent home care services; whilst freelance Caregivers and healthcare professionals can practice independently with full control of their schedules and terms of services. CaregiverAsia also specializes in healthcare recruitment and the placement of healthcare professionals and locums into leading healthcare institutions. For more information, please visit

CaregiverAsia is part of The Caregiver Group which is headquartered in Singapore. The Caregiver Group is a global online aggregator of health and caregiving services for businesses and individuals, covering both the insured and the self-funded. By motivating and empowering freelance professionals, The Group transforms the way care is delivered to people and communities. The Group has a growing international presence in Malaysia and the United States. For more information, please visit


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