Lum Kit-Wye


Lum Kit-Wye | Society of Mediation Professionals Singapore


Associate Professor, Advocate and Solicitor

Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University

Mediation Experience

Kit-Wye is a seasoned mediator and is on the Singapore International Mediation Centre’s panel of International Mediators, a Principal Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre, an accredited mediator on the Panel of Mediators with the State Courts Centre for Dispute Resolution, a SIMI Certified Mediator and an IMI Certified Mediator.

She is also an experienced negotiation and dispute resolution trainer, teaching in both undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in Nanyang Business School as well as conducting workshops for judiciaries, government agencies and private organisations in Singapore, Brunei, the Philippines, Cambodia, Fiji, India, Sri Lanka and Thailand.

In 2015, she was given the Outstanding Volunteer Award in recognition of her contribution as a volunteer mediator at the Singapore State Courts.

Her areas of research interest include dispute resolution, and she publishes in dispute resolution journals. In 2019, Kit-Wye co-authored the Singapore Mediation Handbook published by LexisNexis.

Career Background

Kit-Wye is the Associate Dean (Undergraduate Student Life) in Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University. She teaches business law, negotiation and dispute resolution to both the undergraduates as well as the participants of the Nanyang MBA.

She won NTU’s Teacher of the Year Award for the Nanyang Business School in 2002. She also won the Nanyang Business School Award for Teacher of the Division in 2002.

In 2012, she won the Nanyang Business School Divisional Teaching Excellence Award.


Bachelor of Laws (Hons), National University of Singapore

Master of Laws, National University of Singapore