Board of Directors

Our Board provides overall guidance and policy directions to our management.

We have ten members on our Board. The majority are non-executive independent private sector business leaders.

LIM Boon Heng
Chairman

CHENG Wai Keung
Deputy Chairman

KUA Hong Pak
Director; Chairman, Audit Committee

GOH Yew Lin
Director

HO Ching
Executive Director & CEO

Michael LIEN
Director

TEO Ming Kian
Director

Marcus WALLENBERG
Director

Lucien WONG
Director

Robert B ZOELLICK
Director

 

LIM Boon Heng
Chairman (since August 2013)

  • Joined Temasek Board in June 2012

  • Deputy Chairman, Singapore Labour Foundation

  • Chairman, NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Limited

  • Previously Secretary-General, National Trades Union Congress

  • Held several Cabinet positions in the Singapore Government from 1993 to 2011


CHENG Wai Keung
Deputy Chairman (since November 2013)

  • Chairman and Managing Director, Wing Tai Holdings Limited

  • Conferred the Distinguished Service Order (DUBC) in 2007; Justice of the Peace since 2000


KUA Hong Pak
Director (since November 1996); Chairman, Audit Committee

  • Managing Director and Group CEO of ComfortDelGro Corporation Limited; Deputy Chairman of SBS Transit Ltd and VICOM Ltd
  • Conferred the Singapore Public Service Star in 1996; re-appointed a Justice of the Peace in 2010
  • Conferred Honorary Shenyang Citizenship in 1997


GOH Yew Lin
Director (since August 2005)

  • Managing Director, GK Goh Holdings Limited
  • Chairman, SeaTown Holdings Pte Ltd
  • Chairman, Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music and Chairman and Singapore Symphonia Company Limited
  • Member, Board of Trustees, and Chairman, Investment Committee, National University of Singapore


HO Ching
Executive Director & CEO

  • Joined Temasek Board in January 2002
  • Executive Director since May 2002; Executive Director & CEO since January 2004
  • Previously President and CEO of the Singapore Technologies Group
  • Honorary Fellow of the Institution of Engineers, Singapore


Michael LIEN
Director (since January 2010)

  • Executive Chairman, Wah Hin & Co Pte Ltd

  • Member, Board of Trustees and Investment Committee, National University of Singapore

  • Founder, Leap Philanthropy


TEO Ming Kian
Director (since October 2006)

  • Chairman, MediaCorp Pte Ltd, Vertex Venture Holdings Ltd, Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited, and the Governing Board of the Earth Observatory of Singapore at the Nanyang Technological University
  • Previously Permanent Secretary in various Government ministries and Executive Chairman in key agencies
  • Conferred the Commander First Class – Royal Order of the Polar Star (Sweden) in 1994 and Singapore Meritorious Service Medal in 2008


Marcus WALLENBERG
Director (since July 2008)

  • Chairman, Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken, SAAB AB, and LKAB
  • Previously Chairman, International Chamber of Commerce, Deputy Chairman, L M Ericsson, and President and CEO, Investor AB


Lucien WONG
Director (since March 2013)

  • Chairman and Senior Partner, Allen & Gledhill LLP

  • Chairman, Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore 

  • Member, Board of Trustees for the Singapore Business Federation

  • Sits on the boards of several companies including Hap Seng Plantations Holdings Berhad, Singapore Airlines Limited, Singapore Press Holdings Limited, and Singapore Health Services Pte Ltd


Robert B ZOELLICK
Director (since August 2013)

  • Senior Fellow at the Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government

  • Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Peterson Institute for International Economics

  • Former President of World Bank Group from 2007 to 2012

  • Former Deputy Secretary of the U.S. State Department from 2005 to 2006; former U.S. Trade Representative from 2001 to 2005

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