After over 26 years of working, the respected Chief Executive Officer of Keppel Land, Mr. Ang Wee Gee will be going to leave the company on December 31, 2017 as stated by a report from Keppel Corporation on September 3 (Sunday).
Keppel Land is presently evaluating probable candidates for the CEO (Chief Executive Officer) position.
“I believed this was a best time for me to resign to go after other interests, assured that the solid management team that is currently in position at Keppel Land can bring the company to greater heights,” mentioned Mr. Ang.
Noting, the Keppel Corporation’s Chief Executive Officer Loh Chin Hua stated: “Wee Gee played an influential role in rising Keppel Land’s businesses overseas and cultivating Keppel Land into the multi-faceted property player that it is currently, with a robust presence in various main cities in Asia.”
Loh, who is also Keppel Land’s chairman, will undertake the role of executive chairman valid on January 1, 2018.
For the meantime, the director (development and group strategy) at Keppel Corporation, Louis Lim, will be chosen chief operating officer of Keppel Land with validity from January 1 next year. Mr. Lim was formerly a partner with Bain & Company before linking Keppel Group in year 2016.