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ABOUT NGEE ANN

Inaugurated in 1963 as Ngee Ann College with only 116 students, Ngee Ann Polytechnic is today one of Singapore’s leading institutions of higher learning with almost 15,000 full‐time students, more than 3,000 part‐time students and an alumni community of over 157,000.

The polytechnic offers 49 full‐time courses through its nine academic schools ‐ School of Business & Accountancy, School of Design & Environment, School of Engineering, School of Film & Media Studies, School of Health Sciences, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of InfoComm Technology, School of Interdisciplinary Studies, and School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology. Ngee Ann supports Continuing Education and Training (CET) through its CET Academy which offers a wide range of part‐time programmes. The Polytechnic has also established two Centres of Innovation – in Environmental & Water Technology and Marine & Offshore Technology – to work on collaborative research and technology projects.

Learning takes place amid a caring and conducive environment with top‐notch facilities ranging from broadcast, multimedia and animation studios to research laboratories as well as simulation and technology centres. With our emphasis on a broad‐based education, coupled with our signature Service‐Learning pedagogy and global exposure, Ngee Ann Polytechnic’s vision is to prepare graduates with a passion for learning, values for life and competencies to thrive in a global workplace.

VISION

Passion for learning. Values for life.
Graduates who are ready for a global workplace.

MISSION

To nurture lifelong learners who are imbued with 21st Century competencies and valued at the workplace and by society.

VALUES

Upholding integrity. Striving for excellence. Embracing innovation. Serving the community.

COUNCIL MEMBERS

For the period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017

Chairman

Mr Tang Kin Fei
Mr Tang is Group President & CEO of Sembcorp Industries. With 30 years at Sembcorp, he is credited with spearheading its growth into a focused energy, water, marine and urban development group with operations spanning five continents worldwide. He also sits on the board of Sembcorp Marine, a subsidiary of Sembcorp Industries, as a non-executive and non-independent director. A Council Member of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Mr Tang also serves on several China-Singapore business councils. In addition, he is a member of the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce Foundation, the Academic and Industry Group Executive Committee of National Research Foundation and the Defence Science and Technology Agency Board. He is also Vice Chairman and Trustee of the Kwong Wai Shiu Hospital, and College Advisory Board Chairman of Nanyang Technological University’s College of Engineering.

Deputy Chairperson

Mrs Deborah Ong
Mrs Ong, a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, has over three decades of public accounting experience. Currently she is an International Team Leader with the Global Assurance Quality Review Group. She has led many of PwC Singapore’s major audit engagements and the Human Capital, and Risk and Quality functions. Mrs Ong is a member of the Workforce Singapore Agency, and Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine Governing Board Member at Nanyang Technological University, chairing their Audit and Risk Committee. She was appointed Deputy President of CPA  Australia in 2016. She is also a member of the Singapore Institute of Technology Advisory Committee and the Council for Estate Agencies.

Members

Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Mr Ti is the Principal of Ngee Ann Polytechnic. Prior to this appointment, Mr Ti served more than 15 years in the public sector, holding positions in the Economic Development Board, Singapore Land Authority, Ministry of Law, and Ministry of Finance where he was Chief Executive Officer of VITAL, a department under that ministry. He is also a Board Director of the School of Science & Technology, Singapore.

Mr Goh Kim Hock
Mr Goh is the Managing Director of PT Topus International, Chiat Si Industrial Pte Ltd and CSIPL Pte Ltd. He has close to three decades of experience in the manufacturing industry. Mr Goh is also a Director of Ngee Ann Development Pte Ltd. He is Chairman of the Education/Scholarships and Bursaries Committee of Ngee Ann Kongsi as well as the Management Committee of Ngee Ann Secondary School and Ngee Ann Primary School. He is also a Director of the Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre.

COL Goh Si Hou
COL Goh is currently the Assistant Chief of the General Staff (Plans) at the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF). He has held several leadership positions which include Division Artillery Commander, 3rd Division, and Deputy Director (Personnel Policy) in MINDEF. He also headed a project office supporting MINDEF's Committee to Strengthen National Service. In addition, COL Goh was an Alternate Director on the board of ST Electronics (Info-Comm System) Pte Ltd.

Professor Ho Yew Kee
Professor Ho is the Associate Provost (Skills Future & Staff Development) of the Singapore Institute of Technology. He obtained his PhD in Accounting from Carnegie Mellon University, is a Fellow with CPA  Australia and CA Singapore, and a Council member of ISCA. Professor Ho is also active on the Boards of listed company, charity sector and statutory boards. He serves as a Director of UOI Ltd, St Luke’s Hospital, Singapore Tax Academy and Dover Park Hospice and was previously on the Board of the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority (ACRA).

Professor David Hung Wei Loong
Professor Hung is currently Associate Dean of the Office of Education Research at the National Institute of Education, Singapore. He is an Honorary Consultant to Ministry of Education’s (MOE) Educational Technology Division as well as a member of several of MOE’s committees. These include the Edulab Steering Committee, the ICT Masterplan in Education Planning Committee, the Singapore Curriculum Philosophy and Pedagogical Practices Working Committee and the Committee for Translational Research, Innovation & Scaling.

Professor Francis Koh Cher Chiew
Professor Koh is the Vice Provost (Special Projects) at the Office of Provost, Singapore Management University (SMU). Concurrently, he is the Director of the Master of Science in Wealth Management Programme at SMU. He was previously a Deputy Director at GIC and Vice Dean of the Faculty of Business Administration at the National University of Singapore. He is currently a Board Member of China Taiping Insurance (Singapore) Pte Ltd, Singapore College of Insurance and Singapore Chinese Girls’ School, and sits on the Eunoia JC College Advisory Committee. He is an Advisor of Helvetic Investment Pte Ltd and SAFRA’s Finance Committee. At Ngee Ann Polytechnic, he is a member of the Investment Committee.

Mr Richard Lee Sew Iam
Mr Lee is the Vice-President of Ngee Ann Kongsi (NAK) and a Chairman of Ngee Ann Development Pte Ltd, the property arm of NAK. He is a member of the Management Committee of Ngee Ann Secondary School. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from New York University, USA.

Mr Ow Fook Chuen
Mr Ow is Singapore’s Accountant-General. He is also a Director at the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority and Singapore Deposit Guarantee Corporation Pte Ltd, as well as a member of SMU School of Accountancy Advisory Board, the Public Accountants Oversight Committee and People’s Association Community Development Fund Board of Trustee, and Trustee of Singapore University Trust. He is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore. Prior to his current position, he held various key appointments in the Civil Service and was also appointed to the Singapore Accounting Standards Council between 2009 and 2011.

Mr Pek Lian Guan
Mr Pek is the Executive Director and CEO of Tiong Seng Holdings Ltd and the Managing Director of Tiong Seng Contractors Pte Ltd. He has more than 20 years of experience in project management for civil engineering and building works. Mr Pek holds a Bachelor of Civil Engineering (First Class Hons) from Loughborough University of Technology, United Kingdom. He is a member of BCA  Academy Advisory Panel, Member of the Built Environment (BE) Cluster Sub-Committee under the Council for Skills, Innovation and Productivity, Chairman of Board of Governance of UOB-SMU Asian Enterprise Institute, the Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce and Industry 59th Council and the Singapore-Tianjin Economic & Trade Council.

Adjunct Associate Professor Joe Sim Heng Joo
As Deputy Chief Executive of the National University Health System (NUHS), Adjunct A/Prof Sim is responsible for advancing care integration between the NUHS and the community. He drives the expansion of the group’s primary care networks and capabilities, as well as deepens links of healthcare professionals to patients and community partners. He also assists the Chief Executive in the development and execution of the NUHS Informatics Platform to enable the group to execute its missions, including the development of innovative, sustainable and cost effective solutions which benefit population health, as well as in the training of future generations of healthcare leaders. A passionate teacher, Adjunct A/Prof Sim is a faculty member with the NUS Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS Business School and the NUS Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, sharing his knowledge and experience in healthcare administration with students from the schools. He is a member of the Ngee Ann Polytechnic Council, and Board Member of the SkillsFuture Singapore Board and the Urban Redevelopment Authority.

Mr Dhirendra Shantilal
Mr Shantilal is the Global Board Director at Fircroft Engineering Services Ltd. He has more than 35 years of experience in recruitment and workforce management and has managed operations across multiple countries and territories in Asia-Pacific, Middle East and Europe. He is a Committee Member of the Association of Professional Staffing Companies – Asia and a member of the Board of Trustees of Qatar National Library. Prior to Fircroft, he was the Senior Vice President at Kelly Services and Managing Director of Business Trends, a homegrown recruitment and staffing company. He has also been an Advisor to the Franchising and Licensing Association of Singapore since 2003.

Ms Shona Francoise Tan Shar Mei
Ms Tan currently heads both the Corporate Communications and Service Excellence teams at the National Trades Union Congress (NTUC). She is also the Chief Brand and Communications Officer at NTUC Enterprise which oversees all the NTUC Social Enterprises. She is also Director at Majority Media where she oversees all publishing functions for the Labour Movement. Ms Tan graduated with a Bachelor of Law degree, before going on to attain a Masters in Marketing & Tourism. With over 20 years of experience, she has worked in both the private and public sector; ranging from hospitality and consulting to international trade before joining NTUC. Her experience spans across branding, communications, marketing, public relations and service excellence.

Mr Jamie Teo Miang Yeow
In his current capacity as the CEO of Singapura Finance Ltd, Mr Teo is involved in various aspects of the organisation, from strategy to credit control to information technology. He was instrumental in the banking system upgrade and rebranding of Singapura Finance. Mr Teo has also worked with Ernst & Young Consultants, assisting small & medium enterprises in business planning and strategy implementation. He is also the Vice-President of Ngee Ann Kongsi, a member of the Management Committee of Ngee Ann Secondary School and a Director of Ngee Ann Education Holdings Pte Ltd. In addition, he is a Director of See Hoy Chan (1988) Pte Ltd and an EXCO Member of Orchard Road Business Association.

Mr Yue Lip Sin
Mr Yue is the Director of Assessment and Research Division of the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board. Prior to this, from 2004 to 2011, he was the Deputy Director, Mother Tongue Languages Branch, Curriculum Planning and Development Division, Ministry of Education, and the Principal of Chung Cheng High School (Main) from 2000 to 2004.

SENIOR MANAGEMENT

As at 1 April 2017

Executive Committee

Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Principal

Ms Looi Mei Fong
Deputy Principal

Mr Mah Wee Beng
Deputy Principal & Registrar

Mrs Ang Beng Wah
Chief Financial Officer

Mrs Tang-Lim Guek Im
Senior Director, Student Life

Mrs Choo-Yeo Cheh Hoon
Senior Director, Projects

Mr Andrew Sabaratnam
Senior Director, Technology, Innovation & Entrepreneurship
Coordinating Director, Smart Nation

Ms Anita Kuan Hwai Min
Senior Director, Strategy & Partnership
Director, School of Film & Media Studies

Mr Liew Hean Wah
Senior Director, Human Resource Office

Academic Directors

Mrs Anna Yap-Too Siew Hong
Director, School of Business & Accountancy
Coordinating Director, SkillsFuture

Mrs Pang-Eng Peck Hong
Director, School of Design & Environment

Mr Koh Wee Hiong
Director, School of Engineering Directorate
Director, Risk Management Office

Mrs Lek-Lim Geok Choo
Director, Electrical Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Mr Ng Kee Wan
Director, Electronic & Computer Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Mr Peter Liang Yee Siong
Director, Mechanical Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Ms Anita Kuan Hwai Min
Director, School of Film & Media Studies
Senior Director, Strategy & Partnerships

Dr Phang Chiew Hun
Director, School of Health Sciences
Coordinating Director, Academic Planning Office

Mrs Tiew-Teo Hui Leng
Director, School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Mr Ng Poh Oon
Director, School of InfoComm Technology

Mr Philip Liau
Director, School of Interdisciplinary Studies

Dr Hedy Goh
Director, School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology

Ms Tan Suat Peng
Director, CET Academy

Mrs Tam-Lim Li Phin
Director, Centre of Innovation (Environmental & Water Technology)

Mr Subrata Chanda
Director, Centre of Innovation (Marine & Offshore Technology)

Non-Academic Directors

Ms Nancy Tan Lay Geok
Director, Academic Affairs Office

Ms Angela Wong Chooi Cheng
Director, Computer Centre

Ms May Goh
Director, Corporate Communications Office

Mr Alan Thng Tien Chye
Director, Estate Development Office

Ms Shirley Chong Teck Chin
Director, Estate Management Office

Mr Yoong Ee Chuan
Director, Internal Audit Office

Ms Serene Koh Kwee Yong
Director, International Office

Mrs Katherine Ng Siok Ang
Director, Library

Mrs Tay-Tok Seok Ling
Director, Planning & Projects Office

Ms Chan Kim Mui
Director, Staff Learning & Development Office
Coordinating Director, People

Mr Simon Tan
Director, Student & Alumni Services Office

Ms Sylvia Ler
Director, Student Development Office

Ms Shirley A Williams
Director, The Centre for Learning & Teaching Excellence

Mr Patrice Choong Siat Moy
Director, The Sandbox

Ms Christy Chung Chai Fang
Head, Office of Internships & Careers

Mr Lim Peng Heng
Head, Office of Learning Technologies

Ms Helen Ng Pei Cheng
Head, Office of Organisational Development

Mrs Joyce Tang-Wong Wai Ching
Head, Office of Service-Learning

COUNCIL'S COMMITTEES

For the period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017

Administration Committee

Chairman: Mr Tang Kin Fei
Deputy Chairman: Ms Deborah Ong
Members: Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Mr Goh Kim Hock
Mr Richard Lee Sew Lam
Mr Dhirendra Shantilal
Ms Shona Francoise Tan Shar Mei
Mr Daniel Yeong Bou Wai
Mr Yue Lip Sin

Audit and Risk Committee

Chairman: Ms Deborah Ong
Members: Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Mr Ow Fook Chuen
Mr Pek Lian Guan
A/Prof Joe Sim Heng Joo
Mr Jamie Teo Miang Yeow

Investment Committee

Chairman: Mr Tang Kin Fei
Members: Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Mr Goh Kim Hock
Prof Ho Yew Kee
Prof Francis Koh Cher Chiew

Education Fund Management Committee

Chairman: Mr Yue Lip Sin
Deputy Chairman: Prof David Hung Wei Loong
Members: Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Mr Jamie Teo Miang Yeow
COL Goh Si Hou
Mr Mah Wee Beng

ADVISORY COMMITTEES

School of Business & Accountancy

Chairman

Mrs Deborah Ong
Assurance Partner and Risk & Quality Leader
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Members

Mr Roderick Chia
Founder
rodVENTURE

Ms Chin Li Fen
Assistant Commissioner
Corporate Services Division
Inland Revenue Authority of Singapore

Mr Goh Swee Hoe
Regional Supply Chain Manager (Asia-Pacific)
Caterpillar Logistics Services, Inc

Mr John Ho Chi
Partner
Advisory Services
Ernst & Young Advisory Pte Ltd

Mr Edmond Ip
Vice Chairman
Artyzen Hospitality Group

Mr Larry Lam Chi Keung
Managing Director
McGuire Asia Pte Ltd

Mr Lau Chee Chong
Retired Civil Servant

Mr Neo Teng Hwee
Chief Investment Officer and Head of Investment Products and Solutions
UOB Private Bank

Mr Steven Seet
Executive Director
Comwerks Pte Ltd

Mr Thomas Sim Kiang Lee
Chief Executive Officer
The Starlink Group Singapore

Ms Rosemary Soong
Director
Group HR, Talent Management & Projects
National Healthcare Group

Member-cum-Secretary
Mrs Anna Yap
Director
School of Business & Accountancy
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of Design & Environment

Chairman

Mr Chua Tiow Chye
Group Chief Investment Officer
Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd

Deputy Chairman

Mr Ong See Ho
Managing Director
(Built Environment Technology Centre)
Building & Construction Authority

Members

Mr Derek Soh
Regional Director
Head of Property & Asset Management
Singapore & South East Asia
Jones Lang LaSalle Property Consultants Pte Ltd

Mr Alan Toh Kian Seng
Executive Group Division Director
ERA Realty Network Pte Ltd

Ms Stephanie Ho
General Manager
Retail Properties
Frasers Centrepoint Limited

Ms Sushma Goh
Director, Architecture
Engineering Group
Land Transport Authority

Ms Elaine Seow
Director, Learning & Talent Management
Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd

Mr Theodore Chan
Director
CIAP Architects Pte Ltd

Ms Quek Chay Hoon
Senior General Manager
Wing Tai Property Management Pte Ltd

Assoc Prof Yen Ching Chiuan
Head, Division of Industrial Design
National University of Singapore
School of Design and Environment

Mr Derek Lim Yong Tang
Design Director
We Are Perspective, Singapore

Member-cum-Secretary
Mrs Pang-Eng Peck Hong
Director, School of Design & Environment
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of Engineering

Electrical Engineering Division

Chairman

Dr Ong Pock Keong
Chairman
Terasaki Electric Co (FE) Pte Ltd

Members

Associate Professor Tan Yap Peng
Associate Chair (Academic)
School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
Nanyang Technological University

Dr Sanjay C Kuttan
Program Director
Energy Research Institute @ NTU (ERI@N)
Nanyang Technological University

Er Peter Toi Boon Bin
Technical Director (Building Services)
Beca Carter Hollings & Ferner (S.E.Asia) Pte Ltd

Mr Wong Loke Hin
President
Large-Scale Systems Group
Singapore Technologies Electronics Limited

Mr Colin Koh Kok Lin
Senior Manager
Business Development
LKH Precicon Pte Ltd

Mr Lieu Yew Fatt
Managing Director
Omron Electronics Pte Ltd

Mr Yeo Kim Pow
Senior Vice-President, Campus Development
MediaCorp Pte Ltd

Dr Bertil Brandin
Strategic Development Director
Advanced Remanufacturing and Technology Centre
A*STAR

Er Thomas Cheang Mun Keong
Deputy Director
Mechanical & Electrical Engineering
Surbana Jurong Consultants Pte Ltd

Member-cum-Secretary
Mrs Lek-Lim Geok Choo
Director
Electrical Engineering Division
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Electronic & Computer Engineering Division

Chairman

Professor Lawrence Wong Wai Choong
Deputy Director, Strategic Development
Interactive and Digital Media Institute
National University of Singapore

Deputy Chairman

Mr Quek Yew Hock
Vice President, Operations
Amplus Communication Pte Ltd

Members

Dr Alex See
Director
GLOBALFOUNDRIES Singapore Pte Ltd

Mr Chan On Yu
AGM, Sensor Business Group
ST Electronics (Satcom & Sensor Systems) Pte Ltd

Mr Jeffrey Chia Song Chin
Business Manager
UCAST Pte Ltd

Mr Ma Fan Yung
Lead Principal (Mixed Signal Concept)
Infineon Technologies Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Mr Lim Wah Onn Marcus
Director, Education, Asia Pacific
Cisco Systems (USA) Pte Ltd

Dr Cheah Kok Beng
Director, Strategic Operations
Data Storage Institute

Mr Kim Peng Hoe, Eric
Assistant Director, Biomedical Engineering
National University Hospital

Mr Tay Yeow Lian
Managing Director
Networks (Singapore)
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd

Member & Secretary
Mr Ng Kee Wan
Director, Division of Electronic and Computer Engineering
School of Engineering
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Mechanical Engineering Division

Aerospace Technology

Chairman

Mr Lim Yeow Khee
Managing Director
LYK Aerospace (S) Pte Ltd
President
Singapore Institute of Aerospace Engineers

Deputy Chairman

Mr Ho Tin Pau (Till 30 June 2016)
General Manager
MAG Engine Systems Pte Ltd

Members

Mr Jonathan Hung
President
Singapore Space and Technology Association

Dr Simon Yu C. M.
Professor and Programme Director
Academic Programmes
Singapore Institute of Technology, Singapore

ME6 Ken Chua Keng Tiong
Commander AETI School
Air Force Training Command
Republic of Singapore of Air Force

Mr Leo Jeoh
Deputy Vice President, Support Engineering
Airbus Helicopters Southeast Asia Pte Ltd

Mr Simon Wayne
General Manager
Singapore Service Centre & Company Director
Bombardier Aerospace Services Singapore Pte Ltd

Mr Tan Chu Hiang
MD & CEO
Heavy Maintenance Singapore Services Pte Ltd

Mr Terence Tan
Vice President, PTF Programmes
Engineering & Development Centre
Singapore Technologies Aerospace Ltd

Member-cum-Secretary
Mr Peter Liang Yee Siong
Director, Mechanical Engineering Division
School of Engineering
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Marine & Offshore Technology

Chairman

Mr Chow Yew Yuen
President, Association of Singapore Marine Industries
Chief Executive Officer
Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd

Deputy Chairman

Professor Choo Yoo Sang
Director (Centre for Offshore Research & Engineering),
Programme Director (Coastal & Offshore Engineering)
Department of Civil Engineering
National University of Singapore

Members

Mr Ahmad Sarthy
Director, Offshore Tech and Business Development
ABS Pacific Division

Professor Ang Hock Eng
Senior Lecturer
Division of Engineering Mechanics
School of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Nanyang Technological University

Mr Aziz Amirali Hasham Merchant
Executive Director
Keppel Offshore & Marine Tech Centre (Deepwater)
Deepwater Technology Group (DTG)
Keppel FELS (Engineering)
Keppel FELS Ltd

Mr Chua San Lye
Director, Group Human Resource
SembCorp Marine Pte Ltd
Senior General Manager, Human Resource
SembCorp Marine Pte Ltd/Jurong Shipyard Pte Ltd

Mr David Chin Soon Siong
Executive Director
Singapore Maritime Foundation

Mr Subrata Chanda
Director
Centre of Innovation (Marine & Offshore Technology)
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Mr Tuan Do
Engineering Manager, Subsea Services
FMC Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd
Creative Resource

Ms Winnie Low Bee Leng
Executive Director
Association of Singapore Marine Industries

Mr Wong Meng Hoe
Managing Director
MH Wong Marine Pte Ltd

Member-cum-Secretary
Mr Peter Liang Yee Siong
Director
Mechanical Engineering Division
School of Engineering
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Mechanical Engineering

Chairman

Professor Yue Chee Yoon
Associate Provost (Graduate Education)
President’s Office
Nanyang Technological University

Deputy Chairman

Mr Mohamad Dermawan Bin Othman
TPM Manager
Micron Semiconductor Asia Pte Ltd

Members

Mr Ang Eng Choon Louis
Chief Operating Officer
Perfex International Pte Ltd

Mr Chua Tat Ming
VP of R&D (Wireless and Computing)
Shanghai Office
Hi-P International

Mr Francis Lee Teck Seng
Managing Director
Stuttgart Auto Pte Ltd
Porsche Pre-Owned Centre

Mr Goh Hock Nguan
Engineering Quality & Resource Manager
PSA Corporation Ltd

Mr Jeffrey Tan Chun Wei
Deputy Director, Human Capital & Industry Promotion Branch
Energy Planning & Development Division
Energy Market Authority

Dr Marcelo H. Ang Jr
Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering
Ag Director, Advanced Robotics Centre
National University of Singapore

Mr Premarajan Ponnambath
Managing Director
Pixel Automation Pte Ltd

Member-cum-Secretary
Mr Peter Liang Yee Siong
Director, Mechanical Engineering Division
School of Engineering
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Engineering Science

Chairman

Professor Wang Chien Ming (Till 31 December 2016)
Director
Engineering Science Programme and Global Engineering Programme
Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore

Members

Professor Yeo Kiat Seng
Associate Provost
Graduate Studies & International Relations
Singapore University of Technology & Design

Mr Koh Chwee
Director
Technical Services Division
JTC Corporation

Assoc Prof Ang Wei Tech
Associate Chair (Research)
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Nanyang Technological University

Dr Ng Chee Mang
Programme Director
School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering
Silicon Technologies, Centre of Excellence
Nanyang Technological University

Dr Ng Gee Wah
Programme Director
DSO National Laboratories

School of Film & Media Studies

Chairman

Mr Kenneth Tan
Assistant Chief Executive (Assessment & Engagement) and
Director (Media Policy)
Infocomm Media Development Authority

Deputy Chairman

Ms Zaihirat Banu Codelli
Chief Executive Officer
Oak3 Films Pte Ltd

Members

Mr Gomes Rennie Joseph
Managing Director
Yellow Box Studios Singapore

Ms Clara Cheo
Chief Executive Officer/Chief Financial Officer
Golden Village Multiplex Pte Ltd

Mr Daniel Ian Spencer
Regional Talent Director
Saatchi & Saatchi

Mr Vikram Bansal
Head, Services
Aegis Media Singapore

Mr Michael Chua
Executive Producer
Upside Down Concepts Pte Ltd

Mr Kwan Chong Wah
Founder/Chief Executive Officer
Acorn Marketing & Research Consultants Pte Ltd

Ms Carolyn Camoens
Regional Vice President - SE Asia
Waggener Edstrom Communications

Mr Edward Neubronner
Senior Vice President
Regional Operations, Communications, Corporate Affairs & Administration
Motion Picture Association International

Mr Eugene Wee
Editor
The New Paper, Singapore Press Holdings

Mr Billy Fong
Director of Operations
VHQ Post (S) Pte Ltd

Mr Jay Hong
Visual Effects Director
Vividthree Productions Pte Ltd

Mr Paul Soon
CEO, Asia Pacific
POSSIBLE Asia

Mr Lai Mun Dart
Co-Founder
Jobook

Member & Secretary
Ms Anita Kuan
Director, School of Film and Media Studies
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of Health Sciences

Health Sciences (Nursing)

Chairman

Associate Professor Joe Sim Heng Joo
Deputy Chief Executive
National University Health System (with effect from 1 Sep 2016)

Deputy Chairman

Associate Professor Kwek Yung Chiang Kenneth
Chairman of Medical Board
Chief Executive Officer
KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital

Members

Ms Kwek Puay Ee
Executive Secretary
Singapore Nursing Board
Ministry of Health

Professor Emily Ang Neo Kim
Head, Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies
National University of Singapore

Associate Professor Lim Swee Hia
Senior Director of Nursing
SingHealth Alice Lee Institute of Advanced Learning

Mr Yong Keng Kwang
Director of Nursing
Tan Tock Seng Hospital

Ms Ng Gaik Nai
Chief Nurse
KK Women’s & Children’s Hospital

Professor Stella R Quah
Adjunct Professor
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore

Dr Wong Loong Mun
Chief Care Integration Officer
Agency for Integrated Care

Ms Poh Chee Lian
Assistant Director, Nursing (Education)
Institute of Mental Health

Member-cum-Secretary
Dr Phang Chiew Hun
Director
School of Health Sciences
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Optometry

Chairman

Dr Lim Wee Kiak
Member of Parliament, Sembawang GRC (Canberra)
Chief Executive Officer
Eagle Eye Centre
Mount Alvernia Hospital and
Deputy Director
National Healthcare Group Eye Institute

Deputy Chairman

Ms Siow Ka Lin
Principal Optometrist, Refractive Surgery
Singapore National Eye Centre

Members

Mr Jack Chan
Regional Professional Development Director
The Vision Care Institute
Johnson & Johnson Vision Care, Asia Pacific

Mr Denis Chng
Assistant General Manager
Essilor Singapore

Mr Christopher Tan
Optometrist/Director
Fan Mei Yeen Pte Ltd and
Honorary Secretary
Association of Contact Lens Practitioners (Singapore)

Dr Jacqueline Chua
Research Fellow
Singapore Eye Research Institute

Ms Janet Chung
Senior Optometrist
PediaOptix International Pte Ltd

Dr Benjamin Chang Chong Ming
Senior Consultant
Department of Ophthalmology
Khoo Teck Puat Hospital

Member-cum-Secretary
Dr Phang Chiew Hun
Director
School of Health Sciences
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Chairman

Associate Professor Tan Wee Liang
Associate Professor, Strategic Management
Singapore Management University

Members

Dr Christine P. K. Chen
Founder & President
Association for Early Childhood Educators, Singapore (AECES)

Professor Ho Lai Yun
Emeritus Consultant
Paediatrician & Neonatologist
Singapore General Hospital
Department of Neonatal & Developmental Medicine

Mr Keh Eng Song
Chief Executive Officer
Movement for the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore (MINDS)

Ms Lee Kuan Fung
Head, Chinese Newspapers Division Digital Strategy
Deputy Editor, Central Integrated Newsroom
Singapore Press Holdings

Dr Susan Xu Yun
Head of Programme, Translation and Interpretation (Chinese/English)
School of Arts and Social Sciences, SIM University

Ms Melissa Aratani Kwee
Chief Executive Officer
National Volunteer & Philanthropy Centre

Ms Hoon Jia Jia
Deputy Director / Capabiltiy Development (Covering)
National Arts Council

Ms Elim Chew Soo Gim
Founder & CEO
77th Street

Associate Professor Levan Lim Heng Fook
Associate Professor and Head, Early Childhood and Special Needs Education
Academic Group
National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University

Ms Vivienne Ng Pei Yu
Chief Psychologist
Office of the Chief Psychologist
Ministry of Social and Family Development

Member & Secretary
Ms Teo Hui Leng
Director, School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of InfoComm Technology

Chairman

Mr Saw Ken Wye
Chief Executive Officer
CrimsonLogic Pte Ltd

Deputy Chairman

Dr Chong Yoke Sin
Chief, Enterprise Business Group
StarHub

Members

Professor Bernard Tan Cheng Yian
Vice Provost (Undergraduate Education)
National University of Singapore

Dr Ngair Teow Hin
Chief Executive Officer & Founder
SecureAge Technology Pte Ltd

Professor Theng Yin Leng
Founding Director, Centre for Healthy and Sustainable Cities
Research Director for Arts, Humanities, Education and Social Sciences, President's Office
Nanyang Technological University

Dr Kwong Yuk Wah
Chief Information Officer
National Trade Union Congress

Mr Lim Chiew Sen
Retired
(Former Chief Executive, Centre for Strategic Infocomm Technologies)

Mr Peter Goh
Managing Director
Accenture Pte Ltd

Ms Natasha Kwan
IBM Asia Pacific

Mr Chan Hua Tek
Senior Vice President/General Manager
ST Electronics (Training & Simulation Systems) Pte Ltd

Mr Edwin Lim
Director, Cyber Security
NEC Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Ms Siew Yim Cheng
Chief Information Officer
JTC Corporation

Mr Lim Khiang Tong
Head, Group Operations & Technology
Head, Group Customer Experience
Chief Integration Officer
OCBC Bank

Ms Angela Wee
Senior Advisor
School of InfoComm Technology
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Member-cum-Secretary
Mr Ng Poh Oon
Director
School of InfoComm Technology
Ngee Ann Polytechnic

School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology

Chairman

Professor Jackie Ying Yi-Ru
Executive Director
Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
A*STAR

Members

Dr Frank Eisenhaber
Executive Director
Bioinformatics Institute

Dr Rosemary Tan
Chief Executive Officer
Genecet Biotechnologies Pte Ltd and
Veredus Laboratories Pte Ltd

Professor Kanaga Sabapathy
Professor & Head, Division of Cellular & Molecular Research
National Cancer Centre Singapore, and
Professor, Cancer and Stem Cell Biology Program
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School

Associate Professor Sunil Sethi
Group Director, Applied Science Group
Health Sciences Authority, and
Head, Clinical Chemistry Division and Senior Consultant
Department of Laboratory Medicine
National University Hospital

Professor Paul Thomas Matsudaira
Professor & Head
Department of Biological Sciences
National University of Singapore

Professor Lars Nordenskiöld
Associate Dean
College of Science
Nanyang Technology University

Mr Wu Tuck Seng
Deputy Director
Pharmacy Department
National University Hospital

Dr Bryan Ogden
Director & Chief Veterinary Officer
SingHealth Experimental Medicine Centre
Singapore Health Services Pte Ltd

Dr Loy Chong Jin
Research Associate Director
External Innovation
Johnson & Johnson Asia Pacific

Associate Professor Christopher Kiu-Choong Syn
Director, Biology Division
Health Sciences Authority

Dr Satya S. Jonnalagadda
Director
Global Nutrition
Kerry Group

Dr Roy Toh Chou Hung
Senior Director
Portfolio Leadership Parexel International

Chemical Engineering

Chairman

Er Ho Siong Hin
Divisional Director
Occupational Safety & Health Division
Ministry of Manpower

Members

Mr Georges Grosliere
Manufacturing Director
Singapore Chemical Plant
ExxonMobil Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

Mr Ramasubramaniam Lakshmanan
Director
Regional Chemicals Manufacturing
Eastman Chemical Singapore Pte Ltd

Professor Ng Siu Choon
Associate Provost
Academic Programmes
Singapore Institute of Technology

Professor Neoh Koon Gee
Professor
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore

Ms Hoe Kum Yoke (till 28 Aug 2016)
Managing Director
Business Development
Hyflux Limited

Mr Hia Yeow Hwee
Vice President Technical
Asia Pacific
Croda Singapore Pte Ltd

Dr Prasad Kanneganti
Director, Technology
Roche Singapore Technical Operations Pte Ltd

Mr Harry Seah
Chief Engineering & Technology Officer
Technology Department
PUB

Mr S Satish Appoo
Group Director
Joint Operations & Technology
National Environment Agency

Mr Juergen Wagner
Managing Director
Baxter BioScience Manufacturing SARL

Mr Dennis Chin Mun Kiat
Senior Vice President & Head
Utilities Singapore, SUT Division
Sembcorp Industries Ltd

Professor Ng Wun Jern
School of Civil & Environmental Engineering, and
Executive Director
Nanyang Environment & Water Research Institute (NEWRI)
Nanyang Technological University

Landscape Design & Horticulture

Chairman

Mr Kong Yit San
Assistant Chief Executive Officer
Park Management & Lifestyle Cluster
National Parks Board

Members

Ms Yap Mei Lai, Jenny
Director, Plant Health Laboratory Department, and
Programme Chief, Plant Health
Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority of Singapore

Professor Prakash Kumar
Department of Biological Sciences
Faculty of Science
National University of Singapore

Ms Maria Boey Yuet Mei
Retired Architectural Consultant

Mr Peter Cheok Giin Wee
Sales & Marketing Director
Far East Flora Holdings Pte Ltd

Mr Tan Kok Yeang
Director
Environmental Services
Resorts World at Sentosa Pte Ltd

Mr Richard Thomas
Director/Principal Arborist
Arborculture Pte Ltd

Associate Professor Tan Puay Yok
Programme Director
Master of Landscape Architecture
Department of Architecture, School of Design and Environment
National University of Singapore

Ms Helen Smith-Yeo
Principal
STX Landscape Architects

Mr Michael Teh
Director
Nature Landscapes Pte Ltd

SENATE

For the period from 1 April 2016 to 31 March 2017

Chairman

Mr Clarence Ti Boon Wee
Principal

Member-Cum-Secretary

Mr Mah Wee Beng (with effect from 2 July 2016)
Deputy Principal and Registrar

Mr Peter Lam Kok Wai (up to 30 June 2016)
Deputy Principal and Registrar

Members

Ms Looi Mei Fong
Deputy Principal

Mrs Ang Beng Wah (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Chief Financial Officer

Mrs Tang-Lim Guek Im
Senior Director, Student Life

Mrs Choo-Yeo Cheh Hoon
Senior Director, Projects

Mr Andrew Sabaratnam
Senior Director, Technology, Innovation & Entrepreneurship (with effect from 1 October 2016)

Ms Anita Kuan Hwai Min
Senior Director, Strategy & Partnerships (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Director, School of Film & Media Studies

Mr Liew Hean Wah (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Senior Director, Human Resource Office

Mrs Anna Yap-Too Siew Hong
Director, School of Business & Accountancy

Mrs Pang-Eng Peck Hong
Director, School of Design & Environment

Dr Phang Chiew Hun
Director, School of Health Sciences

Mrs Tiew-Teo Hui Leng
Director, School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Ms Angela Wee Li Kwang (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, School of InfoComm Technology

Mr Ng Poh Oon (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Director, School of InfoComm Technology

Mr Philip Liau Kok Pang (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Director, School of Interdisciplinary Studies

Dr Hedy Goh
Director, School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology

Ms Tan Suat Peng
Director, CET Academy

Mr Koh Wee Hiong
Director, SoE Directorate

Mrs Lek-Lim Geok Choo
Director, Electrical Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Mr Ng Kee Wan
Director, Electronic & Computer Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Mr Peter Liang Yee Siong
Director, Mechanical Engineering Division
School of Engineering

Mr Simon Tan Soon Lee (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, Academic Partnership and Development Office

Ms Angela Wong Chooi Cheng (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, Computer Centre

Ms May Goh
Director, Corporate Communications Office

Mrs Caroline Loh-Phua Choon Kheng (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, Library

Ms Katherine Ng Siok Ang (with effect from 1 October 2016)
Director, Library

Mrs Tay-Tok Seok Ling (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, Planning & Projects Office

Ms Sylvia Ler (up to 30 September 2016)
Director, Student Development & Alumni Relations Office

Ms Shirley A. Williams
Director, The Centre for Learning & Teaching Excellence

Mr Chee Hock Wah
Academic Staff Representative

Mr Sing Thiak Wah
Academic Staff Representative

FULL-TIME STUDENT ENROLMENT

For the Academic Year 2016/2017

School of Business & Accountancy

Accountancy946
Banking & Financial Services356
Business Information Technology294
Business Studies1,013
International Business137
International Logistics & Supply Chain Management346
Tourism & Resort Management280

School of Design & Environment

Hotel & Leisure Facilities Management285
Product Design & Innovation138
Real Estate Business245
Sustainable Urban Design & Engineering125

School of Engineering

Aerospace Electronics288
Aerospace Technology455
Audio-visual Technology162
Automation & Mechatronic Systems351
Biomedical Engineering278
Clean Energy Management119
Electrical Engineering601
Electronic & Computer Engineering719
Engineering Science164
Engineering with Business Management Programme169
Marine & Offshore Technology426
Mechanical Engineering631
Network Systems & Security163

School of Film & Media Studies

Advertising & Public Relations108
Film, Sound & Video202
Mass Communication484
Visual Effects81

School of Health Sciences

Health Sciences (Nursing)1,301
Optometry127

School of Humanities & Social Sciences

Arts Business Management126
Business & Social Enterprise132
Child Psychology & Early Education418
Chinese Media & Communication129
Chinese Studies130
Early Childhood Education466
Psychology Studies204

School of InfoComm Technology

Animation & 3D Arts99
Financial Informatics258
Information Security & Forensics84
Information Technology409
Multimedia & Animation123

School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology

Biomedical Science281
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering334
Environmental & Water Technology110
Landscape Design & Horticulture159
Molecular Biotechnology163
Pharmacy Science122
Veterinary Bioscience125

Total 14,866

GRADUATES

Top Graduates

Gui Ming Yi
School of Business & Accountancy
Diploma in International Business
Ngee Ann Kongsi Gold Medal (For the Most Outstanding Graduate)
Lien Ying Chow Gold Medal (For the Most Outstanding Non-Technology Graduate)

Yeow Chen Kwei, Annemarie
School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology
Diploma in Biomedical Science
Lee Kuan Yew Award (For Top Technology Graduates)
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Sng Li Wen, Aaron
School of Engineering
Diploma in Engineering Science
Lee Kuan Yew Award (For Top Technology Graduates)
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Mohamed Farouq B Mohamed
School of Health Sciences
Diploma in Health Sciences (Nursing)
Lee Kuan Yew Award (For Top Technology Graduates)
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Liaw Lay Kian
School of Health Sciences
Diploma in Health Sciences (Nursing)
Tay Eng Soon Gold Medal (For the Most Outstanding ITE Graduate)

Samuel Lam Wei Liang
School of Engineering
Diploma in Clean Energy Management
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Ho Jia Le
School of Life Sciences & Chemical Technology
Diploma in Environmental & Water Technology
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Josephine Tanadi
School of InfoComm Technology
Diploma in Information Technology
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Amanda Tan Jia Ying
School of Humanities & Social Sciences
Diploma in Business & Social Enterprise
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)

Soh Hua Wui
School of Film & Media Studies
Diploma in Mass Communication
NP Outstanding Achievement Award (For all-round excellence)


OVERVIEW OF GRADUATES 2017

A total of 4,883 students graduated from Ngee Ann Polytechnic in 2017. Polytechnic graduates continued to be sought after by employers and maintained high salaries in 2016. The Graduate Employment Survey 2016 results showed that the overall employment rate for fresh polytechnic graduates increased to 90.6 per cent, while for post-National Service graduates it rose to 95.4 per cent.


Diplomas AwardedOverview of Graduates 2017
Accountancy345
Advertising & Public Relations39
Aerospace Electronics109
Aerospace Technology165
Animation & 3D Arts30
Arts Business Management42
Audio-visual Technology57
Automation & Mechatronic Systems112
Banking & Financial Services141
Biomedical Engineering104
Biomedical Science101
Business & Social Enterprise48
Business Information Technology112
Business Studies396
Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering100
Child Psychology & Early Education91
Chinese Media & Communication39
Chinese Studies37
Clean Energy Management31
Early Childhood Education135
Electrical Engineering192
Electronic & Computer Engineering235
Engineering Science46
Environmental & Water Technology33
Film, Sound & Video54
Financial Informatics92
Health Sciences (Nursing)331
Hotel & Leisure Facilities Management96
Information Technology155
International Business43
International Logistics & Supply Chain Management134
Landscape Design & Horticulture71
Marine & Offshore Technology148
Mass Communication175
Mechanical Engineering205
Molecular Biotechnology60
Multimedia & Animation37
Network Systems & Security51
Optometry36
Pharmacy Science41
Product Design & Innovation45
Psychology Studies73
Real Estate Business85
Sustainable Urban Design & Engineering38
Tourism & Resort Management108
Veterinary Bioscience40
Visual Effects25
Total 4,883