Board of Directors

Mr Lim Swee Say
Lead Independent Director

Mr Lim Swee Say was appointed to the Board in October 2021. Mr Lim is a trustee and Adviser of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC), the Chairman of the NTUC-Administration & Research Unit Board of Trustees, an Adviser to NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Ltd and the Deputy Chairman of Singapore Labour Foundation. Mr Lim is currently an Independent Director of Singapore Telecommunications Limited, Tat Seng Packaging Group Ltd and PSC Corporation Ltd.

Mr Lim joined the public sector in 1976. He joined the Labour Movement in 1996 and entered politics in 1997 to serve in various capacities including Minister of State for Trade and Industry, Minister of State for Communication and Information Technology, Minister for Environment, Second Minister for National Development, Minister in Prime Minister’s Office and Minister for Manpower. He stepped down from the Cabinet in May 2018 and retired from politics as a member of the Parliament of Singapore in 2020. Before entering politics, he held leadership positions in Singapore’s National Computer Board and the Economic Development Board.

Mr Lim graduated from Loughborough University with a First Class Honours degree in Electronics, Computer and Systems Engineering. He also holds a Master degree in Management from Stanford University.