7. Low Yen Ling – Net Worth: S$40.8 million
Our first female minister on this list, Low Yen Ling is the Senior Parliamentary Secretary of the Ministry of Education, a post she has held since 1 May 2017.
Prior to the posting, she also held posts of Parliamentary Secretary for the Ministry of Social and Family Development (MSF), as well as Senior Parliamentary Secretary for the
Ministry of Trade and Industry.
At 43 years of age, her net worth might have come from endeavours prior to her political career.
She handled commercial lending accounts at Keppel Tat-Lee Bank and subsequently United Overseas Bank from 1996 to 2000 and was a business development manager with a start-up AutoHub Pte Ltd.