Darrell Quek


Mr Darrell Quek is a Peacemaker.

Darrell is an accredited mediator with the Singapore International Mediation Institute (SIMI Accredited Mediator Level 3) and an Associate Mediator with the Singapore Mediation Centre (SMC). He used to mediate matters at the State Courts Small Claims Tribunal and still mediates matters under the various schemes administered by SMC. Darrell holds an Advanced Certificate in Training and Assessment from the Institute for Adult Learning, Singapore; and has experience as a trainer and coach for various corporate clients and public healthcare institutes.

Darrell is presently with MOH Holdings Mediation Unit as Lead, Training Development, where he promotes the use of mediation to resolve disputes between patients and healthcare institutions. He offers independent support and advice to help patients, their families, and healthcare professionals resolve disagreements about medical care. He also customizes and conducts conflict de-escalation training for healthcare professionals.

Darrell has taught at a junior college and was a Training Manager at SMC, where he oversaw the Training and Education department. At the SMC, Darrell organised, co-ordinated and promoted training and education in negotiation, mediation and other alternative dispute resolution processes, both in Singapore as well as overseas. He was also tasked with ensuring and maintaining the standards of trainers, assessors and coaches, and assisted in the up-skilling of mediators and other neutrals.