Yaw Shin Leong was known for being a former Singaporean politician and businessman who served as a Member of Parliament for Hougang SMC from 2011 to 2012.
He was also known for being expelled from the opposition Worker’s Party (WP) in 2012 after he refused to respond to the party regarding reported allegations of an affair.
Who was Yaw Shin Leong?
Yaw Shin Leong was born on 2 June 1976 in Singapore.
His father died when he was 13, and his widowed mother worked hard to raise him and his younger sister, supporting them through tertiary education.
Yaw served as a medic with the Singapore Armed Forces.
He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Sociology from National University of Singapore, and a Master of Business Administration degree from University of Western Sydney.
He joined the Workers’ Party in 2001 and became a Member of Parliament for Hougang SMC in 2011, but was expelled from the party in 2012 due to allegations of an affair.
He died on 10 November 2023 in Beijing, China.
Yaw Shin Leong cause of death
The cause of death of Yaw Shin Leong is not officially confirmed…
but according to some news sources, he collapsed while having his morning jog in Beijing, China, on Nov. 10, 2023.
He was 47 years old.
Yaw Shin Leong Wife
Yaw had two wives in his life. His first wife was Ng Mei Sze, a dean and a head of department at a top school.
They married in 2004, but their marriage lasted for only about a year and was annulled.
His second wife was Lau Wang Lin, whom he met in 2006 and married in November 2008.
He remained married to her until his death in 2023.
Yaw Shin Leong Children
Yaw had two children in his life. He had a son and a daughter with his second wife, Lau Wang Lin.
Their names and ages are not publicly known. He did not have any children with his first wife, Ng Mei Sze.
Yaw Shin Leong Parents
His father died when he was 13 years old. His mother was a widow who worked hard to raise him and his younger sister, and supported them through tertiary education.
Yaw has chosen to keep the details regarding his parents private, including their names and professions.
As a result, there is limited information available about them.
Yaw Shin Leong Siblings
Yaw had a younger sister who was also supported by their widowed mother after their father died when Yaw was.
He has opted to safeguard the privacy of his sisters by not disclosing any specifics about her identity or career.
Yaw Shin Leong Family
Father: Unknown (deceased)
Mother: Unknown (widow)
First wife: Ng Mei Sze (annulled)
Second wife: Lau Wang Lin (married)
Yaw Shin Leong Net worth
Yaw Shin Leong’s net worth is not widely known or publicized.
He was a former Member of Parliament in Singapore who was expelled from the Workers’ Party in 2012 due to allegations of extramarital affairs.
Following his expulsion, Yaw disappeared from the public eye and no information has been released about his personal finances.
Without access to his financial records or public statements, it is difficult to estimate Yaw Shin Leong’s net worth or speculate on his current financial situation.
When is Yaw Shin Leong funeral?
As of now, the funeral date of the late Yaw Shin Leong has not been disclosed by his family.
Having said that, we are still following up on his death, we will update you as soon as we get important information about Yaw Shin Leong funeral service.
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