Dr. Anna Yeo graduated with Bachelor of optometry (Hons) from the UNSW. She worked as a private practitioner for 6 years before joining the Singapore Polytechnic to teach optometry courses. She pursued her Masters and PhD in optometry while she was teaching. She joined Essilor R&D as a Senior Vision Scientist in 2013. Her research interest was on adult myopia. Dr Yeo is familiar with optometry legislation in Singapore as she had been a member of the Optometry & Opticianary Board (OOB) and the Chairperson for the Credentials Committee for 8 years. She is currently a member of the Institutional Review Board (IRB) in Singapore Polytechnic.
Dr. Yeo is currently the Associate Director in the Education and Professional Services (EPS), Essilor AMERA since February 2018. Currently, she is in charge of The International Vision Academy (TIVA) in Singapore and overseeing the EPS activities in ASEAN.