New CEO for HDB from August

The Housing and Development Board (HDB) will have a new CEO in August.

She’s Cheong Koon Hean, currently the CEO of the Urban Redevelopment Authority.

Mrs Cheong will relinquish her current appointment but continue as Deputy Secretary (Special Duties) at the Ministry of National Development (MND) with the responsibility of overseeing land reclamation issues.

Current HDB CEO, Tay Kim Poh, will be appointed Deputy Secretary (Development), at MND.

Mr Tay will replace Mr Tay Lim Heng, who has left the ministry to pursue other interests.

Mr Ng Lang, currently CEO of the National Parks Board, NParks, will take over the appointment URA’s CEO.

Mr Poon Hong Yuen will be appointed CEO of NParks.

He’s currently Director (Economic Programmes/International Relations), at the Finance Ministry.

Source : Channel NewsAsia – 14 Jun 2010

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