SINGAPORE - The Ministry for Trade and Industry (MTI) today announced board appointment changes at Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC) and JTC Corporation (JTC). These appointments will take effect from Jan 1 next year.
Sentosa Development Corporation
Mr Moses Lee
Mr Moses Lee will assume the post of Chairman of SDC, taking over from Dr Loo Choon Yong from Jan 1, 2013.
Mr Lee is also currently a Board Member of the Singapore Totalisator Board and will be assuming the role of its Chairman on Jan 1, 2013. Prior to this, he had served as the Commissioner of Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore, where he led IRAS to achieve a higher standard of professional and service excellence. Mr Lee has also made significant contributions to the Public Service as the Permanent Secretary in the Ministries of Labour, Community Development and Health.
Given Mr Moses Lee's breadth of experience in both the development and regulatory areas of the public service, Mr Lee will provide sound strategic guidance to SDC as it implements its next phase of the Sentosa Masterplan.
Dr Loo Choon Yong
Dr Loo Choon Yong will be stepping down as the Chairman of SDC to take over as the Chairman of JTC Corporation (JTC) from Mr Cedric Foo. Dr Loo's term as Chairman will begin on Jan 1, 2013.
Dr Loo Choon Yong, Executive Chairman of Raffles Medical Group Limited, has made significant contributions to the healthcare services industry. He has served actively in the public sector and has held several key public appointments, including as a Nominated Member of Parliament from 2005 to 2006, and from 2007 to 2009. Dr Loo is also the former Deputy Chairman of ACE (Action Committee for Entrepreneurship) and former Chairman of ERC's (Economic Review Committee) Healthcare services working group.
Currently, Dr Loo is the Non Resident Ambassador to the Italian Republic. In addition, he also serves on the boards of several private companies.
As a highly regarded leader in the healthcare industry and corporate world, Dr Loo will bring fresh perspectives to JTC and help lead JTC in achieving its mission of developing a dynamic industrial landscape.