Mr Timothy Sebastian

Timothy Sebastian

Executive Director
A*STAR Graduate Academy (A*GA)

Mr Timothy Sebastian is currently the Executive Director of the A*STAR Graduate Academy (A*GA). Prior to this appointment, Mr Sebastian led A*STAR’s Human Resource Division as Group Director from August 2010 to May 2020, during which he oversaw and coordinated A*STAR’s HR policies and systems across its Research Entities and HQ Operations. Between December 2004 and September 2010, Mr Sebastian was the Deputy Executive Director of A*GA.

Mr Sebastian started his career with the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB) in 1987, where he held various appointments in EDB’s Enterprise Development, Services, International Business Development, Planning, Human Resources, and Corporation Communications Divisions. From 1994 to 1998, he also served as EDB's UK Director based in London, and later, as its Regional Director for Europe.

For his contributions, Mr Sebastian was awarded the Public Administration Medal in 2004, and the Long Service Medal in 2010.