Tan Hui Yee

Tan Hui Yee joined The Straits Times in 2001, and cut her teeth in journalism by covering news on housing, development and the environment in Singapore. In 2008, she joined its Enterprise Desk and spent the next four years delving deeper into topics like ageism, social mobility, labour migration and the environment. Her work has won her awards from World Association of Newspapers and Publishers as well as The Society of Publishers in Asia. Hui Yee graduated from the University of Warwick, UK, with a degree in politics and international studies and has a master's degree in gender and international development from the same university. When not writing, she spends her time traipsing on mountains, or dreaming of them.