Dr John ChenIndependent Director
Dr John Chen Seow Phun was appointed as an Independent Director on 18 September 2002. He holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada. Dr Chen was a Member of Parliament from September 1988 to April 2006. From March 1997 to June 1999, he was the Minister of State for Communications. From June 1999 to November 2001, he was the Minister of State for Communications and Information Technology and Minister of State for National Development. He is presently the Managing Director of JCL Business Development Pte Ltd, a business consultant and investment company, and the Chairman of SAC Capital Pte Ltd. He also sits on the Board of a number of publicly listed companies.