Dr. Albert Winsemius and Mrs. Winsemius, circa 1984

 

Title
Dr. Albert Winsemius and Mrs. Winsemius, circa 1984
Description
This is a picture of Dr. Albert Winsemius, Singapore’s chief economic adviser from 1961 to 1984, holding the hand of Mrs. Winsemius during one of his visits to Singapore. He was the Dutch industrial economist appointed by the United Nations to lead a survey team to Singapore in 1960, to assess the Republic’s potential for industrialization. He continued as Chief Economic Adviser to the Government of Singapore from 1961 until his retirement in 1983. Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book National Exhibition : in celebration of 25 years of nation-building, 1959-1984, page 42