Alex Yeo recently joined The North West Company as president, Canadian retail. Prior to joining North West, Yeo spent seven years with the Government of Singapore (where he was born and raised) in progressively senior roles in the Ministries of Defense, Education and Community Development. From there, he joined McDonald’s Corporation, taking over as the managing director of McDonald’s Singapore at the age of 31 before taking on the position of chief restaurant officer for China.
Most recently, Yeo spent four years with international consulting firm McKinsey & Company working on operations and digital transformation projects for various financial service and retail companies. He has a Bachelor and Masters’ Degrees in Political Science from the University of Michigan and an MBA from the University of Toronto.