Dr Olivier Lo
Group Medical Director, Occupational Health Services, Medical Services Division
Dr LO has built extensive working experience in Asia and Europe. He started his career as the Northern Asia Medical director of International SOS (1991) in Hong Kong and held senior appointments in Asia region including China (P.R.C.) & Mongolia.
Dr LO led regional activities as director for International SOS Singapore – Medical Assistance services from 1998 to 2002 before moving to Shanghai to supervise the regional company’s activities including Japan (2003). He then started to lead the Occupational Health Services (2007) with a focus on Health Risk Prevention initiatives across operational delivery platforms worldwide for the International SOS group. He was also nominated as International SOS Foundation Ambassador - Duty of Care (2012-). Dr LO is also serving as company medical advisor for key leading organisations in Chemical and Maritime sectors.
His medical qualifications include specialisation in Air and Space Medicine, Tropical Diseases, Public Health as well as Disaster Medicine, Emergency Crisis Management, Occupational Medicine (UK) and trained in Maritime Occupational Health Medicine (NIVA, Helsinki Finland). He was noticeably involved with SARS / Avian & “Swine” Flu Pandemic Preparedness Planning issues and more recently in COVID-19 return to operation consulting for major corporations.
Dr LO received his Diploma of Doctor of Medicine from the Louis Pasteur Medical University in Strasbourg, France. He is a qualified Occupational Health and Safety Management System Auditor (SEQM/IRCA), member of the French Medical “Conseil de l’Ordre”, Fellow at the Royal Society of Medicine (UK), member of the ACOEM – American College of Occupational & Environment Medicine (USA), member of International Maritime Health Association as well as the International Society of Infectious Diseases (ISID). He is an appointed expert member of the Global Reporting Initiative for GRI 403 (Occupational Health & Safety) standard revision 2018, elected Board Member of the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH) 2018-2021 and a registered member of the ISO 45001 Standard Technical Committee TC/283 since 2018. Dr LO currently serves as Co-chair of the Think Tank Asia Pacific Wellness Forum as well as being an elected board member of the French Chamber of Commerce in Singapore (FCCS) since 2019. He also held an International (aircraft) private pilot’s license.