14 Feb 2006

Appointment Of Mr Goh Geok Ling As Chairman And Director Of SembCorp Marine Ltd

SembCorp Marine wishes to announce the appointment of Mr Goh Geok Ling as the Chairman and a Director in place of Mr Lua Cheng Eng who has vacated the office as the Chairman and Director on the SembCorp Marine Board with effect from February 14, 2006.

Mr Goh worked in the electronic industry for 29 years before retiring from active business management in October 1999. He last worked as the Managing Director of Micron Semiconductor Asia Pte Ltd. Prior to that, he was the Managing Director of Texas Instruments Singapore Pte Ltd where he worked for 28 years.

Currently, Mr Goh serves as a board member of DBS Bank Ltd, DBS Bank Holdings Ltd, SembCorp Industries Ltd, Venture Corporation Ltd, 02Micro International Ltd and Plato Capital Ltd. He is also a Council Member of Nanyang Technological University. He graduated from Sydney University with a Bachelor of Engineering Degree.

The Board of Directors and management of SembCorp Marine would like to take the opportunity to thank Mr Lua for his dedicated service and invaluable contributions to the Group. Mr Lua’s association with SembCorp Marine dated way back to January 1992 when he was appointed as the Chairman and Director of Jurong Shipyard Limited (now known as SembCorp Marine Ltd). He retired in May 1999. However, he remained as the Board’s Corporate Advisor till his reappointment as the Chairman and a Director on March 22, 2005. As Chairman, he provided the leadership during a year of outstanding growth for the Company.

Mr Goh Geok Ling, the newly appointed Chairman and Director of SembCorp Marine

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Email : judy@sembcorpmarine.com.sg