Changes in senior appointments
Singapore, April 29, 2017: Sembcorp Marine Ltd is pleased to announce the following appointments:
Director, Group Finance
Mr William Goh Khor Boon will be appointed as Director, Group Finance, with effect from 1 May 2017. He will relinquish his current position as Chief Strategy Officer.
Reporting to President & CEO Wong Weng Sun, Mr Goh will be responsible for the overall finance function, with particular focus on corporate finance and treasury management to prepare the Group for future growth.
Mr Tan Cheng Tat will remain as Chief Financial Officer of Sembcorp Marine and report to Mr Goh.
Mr Goh joined Sembcorp Marine in late 2015 as Chief Strategy Officer. He has 30 years of professional experience in corporate finance, strategy, risk management and operations, equity investment and portfolio management, investment banking, and venture capital. His past appointments included Director of Investment and Portfolio Management at Temasek International Pte Ltd, Managing Director/Head of Infrastructure Finance at CIBC World Markets, and Board Director/Deputy General Manager of BankAmerica Singapore Ltd.
Mr Goh holds a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) from the National University of Singapore. He is a Chartered Accountant (Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants) and a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA Institute).
A detailed announcement on Mr Goh’s appointment, pursuant to Rule 704(7) of the SGX-ST Listing Manual, will be released separately via the SGXNet.
Head of Repairs & Upgrades
Ms Wong Lee Lin, the current Head of Repairs & Upgrades will step down on 30 June 2017, but will stay on as advisor reporting to President & CEO on repairs and upgrades business.
Sembcorp Marine would like to thank Ms Wong for her steadfast leadership in building a strong commercial team, through which the Group continues to attract a steady flow of ship repair and upgrading projects.
Mr Royce Lim will take over as Head of Repairs & Upgrades on 1 July 2017.
Reporting to the President & CEO, Mr Lim will be responsible for Sembcorp Marine’s Repairs & Upgrades commercial business focussing on product areas such as repair, refurbishment, retrofitting, life extension and upgrading of vessels; upgrading of marine and offshore structures; as well as jumboisation and dejumboisation works.
Mr Lim has over 23 years of professional experience at Sembcorp Marine. He began his career with the Group as a graduate engineer in 1993 and was most recently Vice President, Repairs & Upgrades.
Mr Lim holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) in Marine Engineering from the University of Newcastle, UK.
Head of Offshore Platforms
Mr Ho Nee Sin, the current Head of Offshore Platforms will step down on 30 June 2017, but will stay on as advisor reporting to President & CEO on offshore platforms business.
Sembcorp Marine would like to thank Mr Ho for his stewardship in the offshore platforms business, and his effort in the successful delivery of offshore platform projects.
Mr Samuel Wong will take over as Head of Offshore Platforms on 1 July 2017.
Reporting to the President & CEO, Mr Wong will be responsible for the Offshore Platforms commercial business focussing on product areas such as process, production, riser, drilling, wellhead, power generation and accommodation platforms; wind farm sub-stations; and LNG modules.
Mr Samuel Wong has been with Sembcorp Marine for 22 years. He was most recently Vice President, Offshore Platforms.
Mr Samuel Wong has a Bachelor of Engineering (1st Class Honours) in Marine Technology from the University of Newcastle, UK.
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