Lok Yin Seto Director (Industry Development) , Media Development Authority
Growing Markets: Focus on Singapore

The Media Develoment Authority (MDA) aims to turn Singapore into a global media city by creating a vibrant environment for the media industry to flourish and for the public to enjoy. As Director for Industry Development, Lok Yin Seto is responsible for the promotion and development of the media industry: TV broadcast, Film, Publishing and Digital Media. The MDA Industry Development Division plans and implements various programmes to encourage developmentof media talents, capabilities, quality content and export markets. Prior to joining MDA, Mr. Seto spent 12 years with the Economic Development Board (EDB) in various assignments including Regional Director, which took him to Hong Kong from 1994 to 1999. He was also the Deputy Director, International Operations (Asia Pacific) and the Programme Director for Technopreneurship and Venture Capital while at EDB.