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ST Engineering Appoints Neo Kian Hong as Non-Executive Director

29 June 2017

Singapore, 29 June 2017 - Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering) today announced the appointment of Neo Kian Hong as non-independent and non-executive Director of the Company with effect from 30 June 2017.

Mr Neo is the Permanent Secretary (Defence Development) and has held various command positions in the Ministry of Defence, including Chief of Army and Chief of Defence Force. He was also Permanent Secretary (Education Development) at Ministry of Education until 19 June 2017. Mr Neo holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronic Engineering) from the University of London, UK as well as a Master of Science (Management of Technology) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA.

Mr Neo had served on the Board from March 2010 to April 2013 when he was the Chief of Defence Force. The Board of Directors welcomes him back and looks forward to working with him.

ST Engineering (Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd) is an integrated defence and engineering group specialising in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. It has global presence with offices in Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East and employs about 22,000 employees. Across the globe, its employees bring innovation and technology together to create smart engineering solutions for its customers in the defence, government and commercial segments. Headquartered in Singapore, ST Engineering reported revenue of S$6.68b in FY2016 and ranks among the largest companies listed on the Singapore Exchange. It is a component stock of the FTSE Straits Times Index, MSCI Singapore and the SGX Sustainability Leaders Index. Please visit for more information.

Media contact:

Lina Poa

Head, Corporate Communications & Investor Relations

ST Engineering

Tel: (65) 6722 1883


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