Mr. Lee Seng Gee, President of the Lee Foundation, has been awarded the Commandeur de l’Ordre National du Mérite
On Thursday, 21st March, during a ceremony which was held at the Residence of France, the Ambassador of France to Singapore, Mr. Olivier Caron, awarded, in the name of the President of the French Republic, the Commandeur de l’Ordre National du Mérite to Mr. Lee Seng Gee, President of the Lee Foundation.
Unable to be present for health reasons, his wife, Mrs Della Suantio (Photo I) received from the Ambassador the precious decoration, which was passed to Mr. Lee later that evening at his residence. Some close friends and relatives (Photo II) acccompanied Mrs Della Suantio to this award ceremony, which demonstrates Mr Lee’s engagement in supporting multiple cultural initiatives for several years.
Photo I. Mr Olivier Caron, Ambassador of France to Singapore and Mrs Della Suantio