Roy Tay

Associate Partner

Roy is an Associate Partner based in the Singapore office and member of the Industrial, Technology, and Private Equity Practice Groups. His technical proficiency, regional market acumen, and passion for fostering long-term relationships position him as a leader in executive search.

Roy Tay

+65 316 35722


With over two decades of regional search experience, Roy has a deep understanding of the Asia Pacific market, particularly in Southeast Asia, China, and Australia. His expertise spans various industries, including energy, advanced technologies, infrastructure, and private equity, where he has successfully led searches for C-suite, regional head, managing director, and general manager roles.

A trusted advisor, Roy supports companies in navigating the complexities of the global market. His prior experience as a Regional Director of the Industrial Practice for a French talent advisory firm and his tenure running a distribution business for industrial consumables in the Asia Pacific region have honed his skills in strategic leadership and talent acquisition.

Roy’s academic background in mechanical engineering, coupled with his multilingual fluency in English, Chinese, Malay, and various Asian dialects, equips him with a unique perspective. As a volunteer for The Nature Society, Roy dedicates his time to the conservation of natural heritage in Singapore and the surrounding regions.


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