Venerable Seck Kwang Phing PBM , President for IRO Office Term 2019/2020 graduated from Nanyang University in 1978 and was a trained teacher teaching Pre-U Classes. After his ordination in 1980, he went over to Taiwan, Thailand, Sri Lanka to seek Dharmic guidance and studies.

Venerable Seck is a prominent leader in the Buddhist community and shows exemplary leadership in promoting religious peace and harmony in Singapore and in the region.

Presently, he is the President of the Singapore Buddhist Federation, a member of Presidential Council of Religious Harmony, the Abbot of Zu Lin Temple as well as Advisor for The Nanyang Technological University Buddhist Society.

Past Presidents

Mr. Ben J Benjamin
Jewish
(2018-2019)
Mr. K Kesavapany
Hindu
(2017-2018)
Ervad Rustom Ghadiali
Zoroastrian
(2016-2017)
Mr Foo Check Woo
Baha’i
(2015-2016)
Mr Gurmit Singh
Sikh
(2014-2015)
Mr Noor Marican
Muslim
(2013-2014)
Sr Maria Lau Wai Leng
Christian
(2012-2013)
Mr Ashvin Desai
Jain
(2011-2012)
Mr Tan Thiam Lye
Taoist
(2010-2011)