Consul General Darryl Lau Kai Mun*

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Singapore, Republic of
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595 Market Street
Suite 2450
San Francisco, CA  94105


Tel: 415-543-4775 
Fax: 415-543-4788

Mr. Darryl Lau Kai Mun is currently Consul-General at the Singapore Consulate-General in San Francisco since 20 August 2017.

Born on 25 June 1965, Mr. Lau graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore. He obtained his Master of Arts (Southeast Asian Studies) from the National University of Singapore in 1997.

Mr. Lau joined the Foreign Service in July 1997. He had served in various capacities in the Policy, Planning and Analysis Directorate 4 (Africa & Middle East) (July 1997 to June 2000). He was posted to the Singapore Embassy in Hanoi as Second Secretary and subsequently as First Secretary (June 2000 to August 2002). In October 2002, he was posted to the Consulate-General in Hong Kong as Consul (Political) and subsequently appointed Deputy Consul-General & Consul until August 2008.

Upon Mr. Lau’s return to Singapore from Hong Kong, he served as Assistant Director/Middle East 1 in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs from September 2008 to March 2011. He was promoted to Deputy Director/ Middle East 1 in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in April 2011.

Mr. Lau is married to Ms. Quek Yi-Ling and they have a daughter and a son. He was conferred the Public Administration Award (Bronze) in August 2015 by Singapore’s President Dr Tony Tan.

Mr. Lau’s hobbies include reading, all forMs. of sports including golf and tennis, travelling including hiking and outdoor activities and listening to music.

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