NOL Group appoints Quek See Tiat to Boardby Press Release on 2012-08-17 03:06:50
Former PricewaterhouseCoopers Deputy Chairman takes new role 1 Sept.
SINGAPORE, 16 AUGUST, 2012 – NOL Group today named former PricewaterhouseCoopers Singapore Deputy Chairman Quek See Tiat to its Board of Directors.
The Singapore-based transportation and logistics company said the appointment takes effect 1 Sept. NOL said Mr. Quek will serve as a member of the Board’s Audit Committee and the Enterprise Risk Management Committee.
A partner of PricewaterhouseCoopers from 1987 to 2012, Mr. Quek, 58, has more than 30 years of experience in senior audit and business advisory roles, most of that with PricewaterhouseCoopers. He was a member of the firm’s Executive Committee in Singapore as well as the Asia Pacific Regional Executive Team.
“We are delighted See Tiat has agreed to join our Board,” said NOL Chairman Kwa Chong Seng. “His broad business experience will be invaluable in our drive for improved performance and efficiency.”
In addition to his role with NOL, Mr. Quek is Chairman of Singapore’s Building & Construction Authority, a board member of the Energy Market Authority, and Chairman of the PAOC Ethics Subcommittee for the Accounting & Corporate Regulatory Authority.
Neptune Orient Lines (NOL) is a Singapore-based global container shipping and logistics company. Its container shipping arm, APL, provides world-class container shipping and terminal services and intermodal operations supported by leading-edge IT and e-commerce. Its logistics business, APL Logistics, provides international, end-to-end logistics services and solutions, employing the latest IT and data connectivity for maximum supply chain visibility and control. NOL Web site: www.nol.com.sg