2 new members join Sentosa Development Corporation board

Mr Bob Tan Beng Hai (left) and Mr Lam Yi Young will join the board on June 1.
Mr Bob Tan Beng Hai (left) and Mr Lam Yi Young will join the board on June 1. PHOTOS: MINISTRY OF TRADE AND INDUSTRY

SINGAPORE - Two new members have been appointed to the board of Sentosa Development Corporation (SDC), which manages the island resort with high-end homes.

Bob Tan Beng Hai and Lam Yi Young will join the board on June 1. 

Mr Tan is chairman of Jurong Engineering, Ascott Residence Trust Management, SINGEX Holdings and the Institute of Technical Education of Singapore.

He is also a director of Sembcorp Marine, Singapore Post and the Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore.

In addition, he is a board member of the Ong Teng Cheong Labour Leadership Institute, a member of the board of governors of the Singapore Manufacturing Federation and a council member of the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) Club Management Council.

Mr Lam is deputy secretary (industry) of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, where he is tasked with developing Singapore's industrial and economic policies. He supports the work of the Future Economy Council as well.

He also sits on the boards of CapitaLand Commercial Trust Management, EDB Investments, JTC Corporation and Singapore GP, the organiser of Formula One Singapore Grand Prix.

Mr Lam had previously held various positions in the civil service, including deputy secretary (policy) of the Ministry of Education and chief executive of the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore.


Correction note: An earlier version of this story incorrectly stated that Mr Bob Tan Beng Hai will be appointed chairman of Sentosa Development Corporation. Mr Moses Lee remains chairman of SDC's board. We are sorry for the error.