Nanyang Alumni Service Award Recipient (2007)
~Mr Darryl David 达瑞尔•大卫先生~
A graduate from the Nanyang Business School with a Master of Business Administration degree in 2001, Mr Darryl David is the face and voice of some of the biggest media events and launches over the past decade for clients such as Visa, Prestige Magazine, Daimler-Chrysler and the Singapore Tourism Board.
Dedicating much effort and time to his alma mater, Mr David has, on a number of occasions, volunteered his expertise to host University functions such as the NTU Alumni Night 2005 and the official opening of the NTU@one-north campus. He also applied his articulacy and excellent interpersonal skills as Forum Chairman for the 4th Distinguished Alumni Forum titled "The Role of Young Singaporeans in Shaping the Future of the Nation" in 2006.
Mr David became a household name in the 1990s hosting The Pyramid Game. It was Singapore's longest running television game show and had the highest-ever ratings in its category. He went on to anchor several sporting programmes for Channel i and ESPN Star Sports, often providing expert commentary over live broadcasts. In between engagements, he wrote features and columns for The New Paper, Her World and other top magazines. Today, Mr David leverages his passion for the media industry by supervising Temasek Polytechnic's Division of Communication and Media Management as a Course Manager, a position he has held since 2006.