ANNEX URA Board Members - Ministry of National Development

URA Board Members (with effect from 1 April 2015)
Mr Peter Ho Hak Ean (何学渊)
Senior Advisor, Centre for Strategic Futures and
Senior Fellow, Civil Service College
Mr Liang Eng Hwa (连荣华)
Managing Director
Treasury & Markets, DBS Bank Ltd and MP for Holland-Bukit Timah GRC
Mr Tan Chee Meng (陈志明)
Senior Counsel, Deputy Managing Partner
WongPartnership LLP
Mr Mok Wei Wei (莫玮玮)
Managing Director
W Architects Pte Ltd
Mr Nagaraj Sivaram
Partner, Assurance
Ernst & Young LLP
Adjunct Assoc Prof Joe Sim Heng Joo (沈恒毅)
Chief Executive Officer
National University Hospital
Mr Goh Sin Teck (吴新迪)
Editor, Lianhe Zaobao
Singapore Press Holdings Ltd
Ms Anisa Hassan
Managing Director
IJL Professional Dating (S) Pte Ltd
Mr Ng Lang (黄南)
Chief Executive Officer
Urban Redevelopment Authority
Mr Khew Sin Khoon (丘新坤)*
President & CEO
CPG Corporation Pte Ltd
Mr Chew Men Leong (赵文良)*
Chief Executive
Land Transport Authority
Prof Brenda Yeoh Saw Ai (杨淑爱)*
Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
National University of Singapore
Dr Cheong Wei Yang (张伟洋)*
Director, Planning
Ministry of Education
* New board members
New Board Members
Mr Khew Sin Khoon (丘新坤)
President & Chief Executive Officer
CPG Corporation Pte Ltd
Mr Khew Sin Khoon is the President and CEO of CPG Corporation. He is an architect by
profession and has over 28 years of experience working on many significant landmark
projects including Gardens by the Bay, Khoo Teck Puat Hospital, and several international
Mr Khew holds a Master of Science (Building Science), Bachelor of Architecture (Honours)
and Bachelor of Arts (Architectural Studies) from the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Mr Chew Men Leong (赵 文 良)
Chief Executive
Land Transport Authority
Mr Chew Men Leong is the Chief Executive of the Land Transport Authority. Mr Chew was
Chief Executive of the PUB between December 2011 and September 2014 after serving 25
years in the Singapore Armed Forces, where he was Chief of Navy from August 2007 to
March 2011.
Mr Chew has a Master of Science (Management) from Stanford University and First Class
Honours in Engineering from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine.
Prof Yeoh Saw Ai, Brenda (杨淑爱)
Dean, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
National University of Singapore
Prof Brenda S.A. Yeoh is Dean of the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, National
University of Singapore. She teaches social and historical geography at the Department of
Geography, and leads the research cluster on Asian Migrations at the Asia Research
Institute. She is also Principal Investigator of the Asian MetaCentre for Population and
Sustainable Development Analysis at the Asia Research Institute.
Prof Yeoh read geography at Cambridge and went on to complete her doctorate at Oxford
University. She also holds a Diploma-in-Education from the Institute of Education,
Dr Cheong Wei Yang (张伟洋)
Director (Planning)
Ministry of Education
Dr Cheong Wei Yang is Director (Planning) of the Ministry of Education. He previously held
the appointments of Deputy Director, Industry Division of the Ministry of Trade & Industry,
and Head, Fiscal Strategy Unit of the Ministry of Finance.
Dr Cheong was awarded the Rhodes Scholarship in 1999 and obtained his PhD in
Economics from Oxford University.