Moving to
Singapore Forum

Looking to Singapore for Your Next Career Move or in the Midst of Moving to Singapore?

Moving across borders to a foreign place can be daunting. It can be a huge decision, even more so when you are moving with your family.

Whether you’re moving to Singapore soon, or only just beginning to consider the sunny city-state as your next home, we will provide the information you will need, including relocation, tax matters, accommodation, childcare arrangements and children’s education.

Our Moving to Singapore Forum is a partnership between Expatland Global Network and Singapore Global Network that aims to provide relocation information and tips that you should look out for when making a move to Singapore.

moving to singapore forum

This is a free 2-hour virtual event that will cover the topics specifically designed for you presented by our industry experts:

  • Education by PJ Roberts of the Australian International School (Cognita) and Bronwyn Small of ED-SG
  • Immigration and Relocation by Ronald Chun of Echelon Global Services, Charlie Scott of SIR Move
  • Tax and Advisory matters by Boon Tan of CST Accountant and Advisors
  • Q&A with Industry Experts

At the end of the session, members from the Singapore Global Network will recount their personal experiences during their move, and answer any concerns you might have as you start your relocation journey!

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Moving To Singapore Forum


John Marcarian, Expatland Global Network

Expatland Global Network Founder John Marcarian hosted the Forum

PJ Roberts, Cognita

TOPIC: International Schools

PJ Roberts of Cognita is joining the forum to talk about how the Cognita schools provide a uniquely global education for your children as you move to Singapore. PJ will also share the curriculums followed by each of the schools that can help you get to know more of your options.

Bronwyn Small, ED-SG

TOPIC: International Schools

ED-SG’s Bronwyn Small is joining us to share tips on how to navigate the academic realm of Singapore international schools. With more than 12 years of experience in education, Bronwyn will share how to sim plify your search for the right school.

Ronald Chun, Echelon Global Services

TOPIC: Visa and Immigration

With his experience in banking, business development, and financial advisory, Ronald Chun of Echelon Global Services will share the top helpful tips for expats moving to Singapore.

Charlie Scott, SIR Move

TOPIC: Moving

Our moving specialist, Charlie Scott of SIR Move, will be joining us on this Forum as he talks about the logistics of moving to Singapore.

Boon Tan, CST Accountants & Advisors

TOPIC: Individual Tax

Hear about the tax matters processes that you need to go through and documents that you need to prepare as you move to Singapore from Boon Tan of CST Accountants & Advisors.

Maria Pia Bettio

Maria is an Italian mother of 3 kids: Maddalena (15), Francesca (9) and Alessandro (8). Formerly a sales & marketing manager in an international hotel chain, she left her job to follow her husband, an oil and gas engineer, in his projects abroad. Singapore is the fourth place that she has relocated to with her family, and she loves meeting new people, discovering other places and cultures.

Charles Allen

Charles Allen is currently a Senior Advisor for Digital Operations at TPG, the global alternative asset firm. Charles is a senior executive experienced at building and leading international teams to deliver digital transformation and his career includes working with HSBC, American Express and founding two technology startups.

He moved to Singapore from Hong Kong with his family including four children between the ages of 8 and 16 in 2021 under the Tech.Pass Scheme