(06 July 2021)
Singapore Airlines has
appointed Mr Yeoh Oon Jin to its Board as an independent
Non-Executive Director, effective 1 August 2021.
Yeoh is the immediate past Executive Chairman of PwC Singapore. He
was also a member of the PwC Executive Board for the CaTSH
firm, which comprises the PwC firms in Singapore, China, Hong
Kong and Taiwan, as well as a member of the PwC Strategy
Council, which comprises leaders from the largest 21 firms in the
PwC global network.
With more than 30 years at PwC, Mr
Yeoh has been a key member of the firm’s Leadership Team for
more than 15 years and has led the firm through key growth
milestones. Mr Yeoh has also chaired several of the firm’s
regional joint ventures such as PwC SEA Consulting and PwC SEA
Mr Yeoh serves as the Chairman of Singapore
Land Authority and is currently the Vice Chairman of Singapore
Business Federation, as well as a board member of Singapore
Exchange Limited. He was previously a board member of Jurong Town Corporation, Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority and
National Arts Council. He was also a Council Member of Singapore Institute of International Affairs.
serves as a member of the Advisory Board of the Nanyang Business School, as well as a member of the Corporate Governance
Advisory Committee, which was set up by the Monetary Authority
Previously, Mr Yeoh was the Vice Chairman of the
Singapore Institute of Directors, past Council Member of the
Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants (ISCA) and past
Chairman of the Auditing & Assurance Standards Committee of ISCA.
Over the years, Mr Yeoh has continued to support the
non-profit sector. He is currently the Director and Audit
Committee Chairman of Kidney Dialysis Foundation, as well as
an Independent Governor for the Lien Foundation. He was
previously on the board of Shared Services for Charities.
Yeoh will join the Board Audit Committee, following which the
committee will comprise the following members:
Chairman: Mr Gautam Banerjee
Ms Goh Swee Chen
Dominic Ho Chiu Fai
Mr Hsieh Tsun-yan
Ms Jeanette Wong
Mr Yeoh Oon Jin (from 1 August 2021)
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