Singapore was first represented in France in 1974, by Mr. ABDUL AZIZ Bin Mahmood, Chargé d’Affaires ad interim.
The first Singapore Ambassador to France was H.E. Mr David MARSHALL, from 1978 to 1993. He was the former 'Chief Minister' of Singapore from 6 April 1955 to 6 June 1956. The next Ambassador was H.E. Mr. FOO Meng Tong, who served from 1994 to 1997. He was succeeded by H.E. Mr T JASUDASEN as Singapore’s Ambassador to France from 1997 to 2004. H.E. Mr CHEW Tai Soo was Ambassador to France from November 2004 to October 2007. H.E. Mr Burhan GAFOOR was Ambassador to France from November 2007 to December 2010. H.E. Mr TAN York Chor was Ambassador to France from January 2011 to July 2015.
H.E. Mr Zainal Arif MANTAHA, the present Singapore Ambassador to France, took up his post on 13th July 2015.
THE CURRENT PERSONNEL OF THE EMBASSY IS COMPOSED OF:
Mr Zainal Arif MANTAHA
Colonel CHEW Chee Mun
Ms ONG Sze Mei Karen
Deputy Chief of Mission
Alternate Permanent Delegate of the Republic of Singapore to UNESCO
Mr TAN Tow Hua Joseph
Director (Defence Technology Office – Europe)
Mr LEONG Chee Chew
Ms. Rina PHUA
First Secretary (Administrative and Consular Affairs)
Mr LEOW Yan Hao
Assistant Director (Defence Technology Office – Europe)
Ms GOH Siau Xi
First Secretary (Political Affairs)
Mr Sherwin LOH
Second Secretary (Political Affairs)