Two statutory boards are getting new chairman with effect from January 1.
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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 1 January 2013.
Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC)
Mr Moses Lee
Mr Moses Lee will assume the post of Chairman of SDC, taking over from Dr Loo Choon Yong from 1 January 2013.
Mr Moses Lee is also the Chairman of the Singapore Totalisator Board. He was formerly the Commissioner of Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore, which he led to 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.
JTC Corporation (JTC)
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 1 January 2013.