Singapore, 28 February 2013... The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that Mr Quek See Tiat will be appointed to its Board of Directors. Mr Quek’s term of appointment will be from 1 March 2013 to 31 May 2015. Mr Quek is the Chairman of the Building and Construction Authority, and is also a Board Member of the Energy Market Authority and Neptune Orient Lines Group. He was formerly the Deputy Chairman of PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore.
2 Mr Lucien Wong1, Chairman and Senior Partner, Allen & Gledhill, will step down from the MAS Board of Directors on 28 February 2013. MAS is grateful to Mr Wong for his active and substantive contributions on the Board over the last seven years.
3 The members of the MAS Board of Directors are listed in the Annex.
1 Mr Lucien Wong was appointed to the MAS Board of Directors on 1 January 2006.
Board of Directors of the Monetary Authority of Singapore (with effect from 1 March 2013)
Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam (Chairman) Deputy Prime Minister; Minister for Finance
Mr Lim Hng Kiang (Deputy Chairman) Minister for Trade and Industry
Mr Heng Swee Keat Minister for Education
Mr Lawrence Wong Shyun Tsai Acting Minister for Culture, Community and Youth; Senior Minister of State (Communications and Information)
Mr Lim Chee Onn Senior International Advisor, Singbridge Private Limited
Mr Peter Ong Boon Kwee Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance
Professor Tan Chorh Chuan President, National University of Singapore
Mr Quek See Tiat Chairman, Building and Construction Authority