Board of Directors
The Board provides broad strategic directions for the Group and undertakes key investment and funding decisions. In addition, the Board ensures that Senior Management maintains a robust system of internal controls to protect the Group‘s assets and reviews the Group’s financial performance.
Board of Directors
Tan Sri Mohd Hassan Marican is the Chairman of Singapore Power Ltd. He joined the Board on 15 February 2011 and was appointed Chairman on 30 June 2012.
Tan Sri Hassan is also the Chairman of Pavilion Energy Pte Ltd, Pavilion Gas Pte Ltd, Sembcorp Marine Ltd, Lan Ting Holdings Pte Ltd; and a Director of Sembcorp Industries Ltd, Regional Economic Development Authority of Sarawak, Sarawak Energy Berhad, Lambert Energy Advisory Ltd and mh Marican Advisory Sdn Bhd. He is a Senior International Advisor of Temasek International Advisors, a subsidiary of Temasek Holdings.
Tan Sri Hassan was the President & CEO of Malaysia’s Petroliam Nasional (PETRONAS) from 1995 until his retirement in February 2010, with over 30 years of experience in the energy sector, finance and management.
Mr Tan Chee Meng joined the Board in August 2005. Mr Tan was appointed as a Director of AusNet Services Ltd on 11 May 2016.
A Senior Counsel, Mr Tan is Deputy Chairman of WongPartnership LLP. Mr Tan sits on the boards of Urban Redevelopment Authority and St Gabriel’s Foundation. He is also the Chairman of the School Management Committee of Assumption English School, and a member of Land Transport Authority's Kuala Lumpur-Singapore High Speed Rail Advisory Board.
MrChoi Shing Kwok joined the Board in August 2006. He is currently the Director of the ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute.
Mr Choi was formerly the Chairman of PowerGas Ltd and a Director of SP PowerAssets Ltd. He has also served on the boards of many other companies and statutory boards in the past.
Formerly the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Transport and the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources, Mr Choi has had a long career in government and was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal in 2000 and the Long Service Award in 2004 by the Government of Singapore. He has also received state awards from foreign governments.
Mrs Oon Kum Loon joined the Board in April 2010.
Mrs Oon was formerly a Director on the boards of Keppel Corporation Limited, Keppel Land Ltd and Jurong Port Pte Ltd.
Mrs Oon has about 30 years of extensive experience with DBS Bank Ltd, and held positions including Chief Financial Officer, Managing Director and Head of Group Risk Management. During her career with the bank, she was responsible for treasury and markets operations, corporate finance, and credit management and for the development and implementation of a group-wide integrated risk management framework.
Mr Tan Puay Chiang joined the Board in April 2012. Mr Tan is the Chairman of SP Services Ltd and a Director on the board of Keppel Corporation Limited.
Mr Tan was the Chairman of ExxonMobil (China) Investments Co from 2001 to 2007 and was a Director of Neptune Orient Lines Ltd. During his 37-year career with Mobil and later ExxonMobil, he held extensive executive management roles in Australia, Singapore and the United States. Mr Tan had been a member of various business and industry boards including the Australian Institute of Petroleum, the Washington, D.C.-based National Policy Association, the American Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong and the Energy Studies Institute, National University of Singapore.
Mr Ong Yew Huat joined the Board in February 2013. He is the Chairman of United Overseas Bank (Malaysia) Bhd, the National Heritage Board, Singapore Tyler Print Institute and the Tax Academy of Singapore. He also serves on the boards of United Overseas Bank Limited, Singapore Mediation Center and Ascendas - Singbridge Pte Ltd.
Mr Ong, a former board member of the Singapore Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority, and the Public Accountants Oversight Committee, retired as the Executive Chairman of Ernst & Young Singapore after serving 33 years with the firm.
Mr Timothy Chia joined the Board in June 2014. He is Chairman of Gracefield Holdings Limited and Hup Soon Global Corporation Private Limited. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of Singapore Management University, Advisory Council Member of the ASEAN Business Club (“ABC”) and the co-chair of ABC Singapore. Mr Chia also serves on the boards of several private and public-listed companies in Singapore and in the region.
Mr Chia was instrumental in the founding of Hup Soon Global. Prior to Hup Soon Group. Mr Chia was a director of PAMA Group Inc from 1986 to 2004 where he was responsible for private equity investments and from 1995 to 2004, he was President of PAMA. Mr Chia previously served as Vice President of the Investment Department of American International Assurance Company Ltd, President of Unithai Oxide Company Ltd and Chairman – Asia for UBS Investment Bank.
Mr Ng Kwan Meng joined the Board in June 2014.
He is the Chairman of Aestiwood Pte. Ltd. and a Director of Tasek Jurong Limited, British and Malayan Trustees Limited and British and Malayan Holdings Limited.
Mr Ng retired in August 2013 as Managing Director and Head, Group Global Markets at United Overseas Bank after serving 30 years with the bank. He was also an Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of UOB Bullion and Futures Ltd, and a Director of Tuas Power Ltd.
Mr Ng was involved in the promotion of the forex and debt capital markets in Singapore. He was a member of the Singapore Foreign Exchange Market Committee, the working group on Financial Industry Competency Standards and National Integration Working Group for the Community.
Mr Anthony Tan joined the Board in October 2017. He was appointed Deputy CEO of Singapore Press Holdings Limited (SPH) on 1 July 2016. He joined SPH as Executive Vice-President, Chinese Media group in February 2015. He was concurrently appointed Head of the Media Strategy and Analytics Division in December 2015.
Prior to joining SPH, Mr Tan was Deputy Secretary (Policy), Ministry of Health and concurrently Special Assistant to the late Mr Lee Kuan Yew from 2011-2014. During his career with the Singapore Public Service spanning more than 15 years, he served in various organisations including the Ministries of Finance, Home Affairs, Manpower as well as the People's Association.
Mr Tan is currently Chairman of several SPH subsidiaries, viz. SGCM Pte Ltd and Blu Inc Media (HK) Limited. He also serves on other SPH subsidiaries and private companies.
Mr Tan graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1997 with a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) in Political Science. He also has a Master of Science (Management) degree from the Stanford Business School.
Mr Wong Kim Yin is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Singapore Power Ltd. He is also the Chairman of SP PowerAssets Ltd, PowerGas Ltd and Singapore District Cooling Pte Ltd, as well as a Director of SP Services Ltd.
Mr Wong is also a Director of SeaTown Holdings Pte Ltd, China Venture Capital Fund Corporation Ltd and SkillsFuture Singapore. He is also a member of the Board of Governors, Singapore Polytechnic.
Mr Wong was formerly Senior Managing Director, Investments at Temasek International (Pte) Ltd, where he had been responsible for investments in various sectors, including the energy, transportation and industrial clusters. Prior to Temasek, he was with the AES Corporation, a global power company listed on the New York Stock Exchange.