Seah Moon Ming


Mr Seah Moon Ming is the Chairman of SMRT Corporation Ltd, SMRT Trains Ltd., SMRT TEL Pte. Ltd., SMRT Buses Ltd. and Strides Holdings Ltd. Mr Seah is also Chairman of National University Singapore High School of Mathematics and Science. He was Chairman of International Enterprise Singapore (from 2013 to 2018), Chairman of Singapore Cooperation Enterprise (from 2012 to 2020), and Chairman of Temasek Polytechnic (from 2006 to 2014). He was President of Singapore Technologies Electronics Ltd (from 1997 to 2009), Deputy CEO & President (Defence) of Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (from 2009 to 2013), and Group CEO of Pavilion Energy (from 2013 to 2018). 

In 2022, Mr Seah was conferred the Meritorious Service Medal at the National Day Awards for his outstanding service to Public Transportation and Education. He was also awarded the Public Service Star [BBM] at 2014's National Day. Mr Seah was conferred the IES Lifetime Engineering Award by The Institution of Engineers, Singapore (IES) in recognition of his positive influence and achievements to the engineering community in January 2023. He was also conferred the Honorary Fellowship by IES in 2003 and the IES/IEEE Joint Medal of Excellence Award 2008 by IES and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). Mr Seah was conferred the Medal of Commendation (Gold) at 2020's May Day for his contributions towards improving workers’ wages, welfare and work prospects. He is a member of Eta Kappa Nu, senior member of IEEE, a Fellow of the Academy of Engineering Singapore, an Honorary Fellow of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations Singapore and a member of Ministry of Finance's ICT Projects Advisory Panel. He is also Honorary President of Singapore Table Tennis Association. 

Mr Seah has received several notable awards throughout his career, including the Oil Council's 2014 APAC Executive of the Year Award, the 2011 Distinguished Engineering Alumni Award from the NUS Faculty of Engineering, the 6th International Management Action Award from the Chartered Management Institute in 2007 and the title of Honorary Citizen of Guiyang, China in January 2008.

Mr Seah holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) with a major in Electronics Engineering from the National University of Singapore and a Master of Science (EE) with distinction from Naval Postgraduate School, USA.  He also attended the Stanford-NUS Executive Program and the Management Development & Advanced Management Program at Harvard University.