Lim Teck Yin is the CEO of Sport Singapore. He retired as a brigadier-general from the Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) after 30 years of military service. Throughout his career, Lim has been involved in competitive sports as he sought to further his primary job in the Army. Lim was a former national water polo player with seven Southeast Asian Games medals, and a recipient of the Singapore National Olympic Council Team of the Year Award for 1986, 1989 and 1991. Lim was awarded the Public Administration Medal (Military – Silver) in 2006, and the Public Administration Medal (Gold) in 2015 for his contributions to Singapore’s sports sector.