FIVE talented young people from Singapore who are determined to make a difference have just been given their ticket to climb onto the world stage.
The five - a lawyer, violinist, Nominated Member of Parliament, entrepreneur and bank executive - are high-fliers in their own fields here.
They have now been invited by the Swiss-based World Economic Forum (WEF) to join other young leaders aged 40 and under from across the globe to tackle the world's pressing problems.
The five are:
MS LEE HUEI MIN, 26, concert violinist
MR CALVIN CHENG, 33, director of Lumina-Looque International
MS KAREN BELL, 40, managing director, head of group technology and operations for Asia-Pacific, Deutsche Bank
MR CHRISTOPHER DE SOUZA, 33, vice-chairman of Young PAP, partner at Lee and Lee, and an MP for Holland-Bukit Timah GRC
MS EUNICE OLSEN, 31, Nominated Member of Parliament
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