Mark Yong Mark Yong Chairman of the ASEAN Furniture Industries Council and Presidential Advisor of the SFIC. Chairman Read Bio Mr Mark Yong is the Presidential Advisor of the Singapore Furniture Industries Council and has served in the SFIC Executive Committee since 2010. He is currently on the Board of Directors for the SFIC Institute. He is also a member of Design Singapore Council’s Industry Development Panel, Made with Passion Strategic Council as well as SFIC Sustainability Taskforce. By profession, Mark is the Executive Director of Ewins Pte Ltd, a leading distributor of furniture components and surface materials established since 1967, with extensive footprints in Singapore and overseas, including the Philippines and Spain. He is also the director and co-founder of UberGARD, a company dealing with security systems for facilities management in Asia, Australia and the UK. Mark holds a Bachelor of Business (Honours) Degree from Nanyang Technological University. His passion lies in Design, and although he was never formally trained in any aspect of Design, he lives and breathes it in the course of his work.