Tan Soo Koong officially joins Singapore LNG Corporation Pte Ltd (SLNG) today (2 April) as its Chief Executive Officer.
Tan joins SLNG from Vopak Terminals Singapore. Prior to managing Vopak’s terminals, Tan’s earlier roles included managing the operations and business of Titan Petrochemicals’ Olefins & Aromatics Business Unit, and leading the manufacturing function at GE Plastics SEA.
Tan takes over from John Ng, who stepped down in December 2018.
Commenting on the appointment, the Chairman of SLNG, Tang Kin Fei, said: ‘Soo Koong brings to SLNG a wealth of operational, technical and commercial experience in terminalling, production and manufacturing. He is also recognised within the industry as being a balanced, visionary and authentic leader. With him at the helm, SLNG will continue to be relentless in driving excellence in our Terminal’s operations to ensure security of LNG supply for Singapore; while at the same time, to be that catalyst to grow the LNG business and establish Singapore as the Regional LNG Hub.’