Ng Chin Hwee


Mr Ng Chin Hwee is a Director of SMRT Trains Ltd.

He retired from his last role as Chief Executive Officer of SGX-listed SIA Engineering Company on 30 September 2023. Mr Ng joined Singapore Airlines in 1985 where he was appointed to various senior positions in Singapore and overseas. In 2004, he assumed the position of President & Chief Executive Officer of Singapore Airport Terminal Services Ltd (SATS).

He left SATS to rejoin Singapore Airlines as Executive Vice President for Human Resources and Planning on 1 January 2008. He assumed the position of Executive Vice President Human Resources and Operations on 1 February 2011 and was in charge of the divisions of Cabin Crew, Engineering, Flight Operations, Customer Services and Operations, and Human Resources.

Mr Ng held several board directorship positions during his career. In addition, he sat on several Committees, including ACCORD (Advisory Council on Community Relations in Defence), Advisory Board at SUTD (Engineering Systems and Design Pillar) as well as the selection committees for the President’s Science and Technology Award and President’s Challenge Social Enterprise Award.

Mr Ng holds a Master of Science degree in Management (MBA) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, and a Bachelor of Engineering (First-Class Honours) from the National University of Singapore.