,Singapore

ST Engineering names new president commercial

The move comes with a new batch of hires for the commercial cluster.

ST Engineering appointed Tan Lee Chew as President Commercial and member of the Group Executive Committee, effective on 1 September, a news release dated 31 August revealed.

Chew’s main responsibilities lie with overseeing the growth of the commercial cluster, which includes commercial aerospace, urban solutions, and satellite communications. 

Originally from Amazon Web Services, Chew served as the managing director for the worldwide public sector (ASEAN) and was in charge of spearheading business growth for the adoption of AWS services. Previous job experience also includes her stay at Hewlett-Packard Enterprise in Palo Alto, California, for more than 20 years, where she last served as senior vice president of global hybrid IT sales and category management.

Group President and CEO Vincent Chong saw this as a way of strengthening the team based on her international experience.

“The appointment of Lee Chew will strengthen our management team to drive further global success. Lee Chew brings with her significant global experience having spent 30 years in multinational companies in the technology sector, holding senior positions including roles with regional and global responsibilities in sales and marketing, and business transformation.”

Chew’s appointment accompanies several newly hired positions of the ST Engineering senior leadership team, as well. Cheryl Chan will be joining as group chief strategy and sustainability officer; whilst Low Ka Hoe will serve as the incoming president, Satellite Communications. Lim Kok Ann, meanwhile, would take the position of president, Land Systems. All new positions would take effect on 1 September.

Chew will be replacing Lim Serh Ghee, who will instead remain as the group's chief operating officer and member of the Group Executive Committee until his retirement on 30 October. Ghee was originally with the company’s aerospace business since 1984 and was president of the Aerospace sector from 2014 to 2020.

Join Singapore Business Review community
Since you're here...

...there are many ways you can work with us to advertise your company and connect to your customers. Our team can help you dight and create an advertising campaign, in print and digital, on this website and in print magazine.

We can also organize a real life or digital event for you and find thought leader speakers as well as industry leaders, who could be your potential partners, to join the event. We also run some awards programmes which give you an opportunity to be recognized for your achievements during the year and you can join this as a participant or a sponsor.

Let us help you drive your business forward with a good partnership!

Banks should have enough buffers and find climate transition risks manageable.
The initiative is expected to improve the operating environment for SG businesses.
This includes the upgrade to the latest data acquisition and control system.
A potential incentive fee of up to $18m may be applied. 
This is part of the group’s efforts to spearhead maritime decarbonisation.
This is higher compared to September's retail sales YoY increase at 6.8%.
Restaurants experienced the most YoY decline at 24%. 
Over 40 companies were recognised in the 7th edition of the awards programme.
VTL scheme to proceed “without change” amidst detection of Omicron variant in Korea.
SATS, Sembcorp Industries, and the SGX led the index.
Birth rates in the country have declined since the pandemic began.
It represents a premium to the property’s book value of approximately $20.6m.
The move will be part of the redevelopment of the Central Mall properties.
It also waived its right to walk away from potential material adverse effects.