The SMF Board

Comprising prominent members of the maritime industry, our board sets the direction for the Foundation’s industry promotion activities and initiatives.

The SMF Secretariat

Our Secretariat supports day-to-day operations, and assists in implementation of our initiatives.

Executive Director

Ms Tan Beng Tee

Corporate Communications & Development

Mr. David Lee

Senior Manager

Ms. Angelene Yong


MaritimeOne, Education & Training

Ms. Nina Liang

Assistant Manager

Ms. Joey Koh


Mr. Muhammad Syukri Bin Saidi


Maritime Singapore Connect (MSC) Office

Mr. David Lee

Senior Manager

Ms. Jacinth Tan


Ms. Sherianne Loo



Mr. Wilson Tan

Senior Manager

Finance & Admin | Human Resources

Ms. Huang Shu Lin

Assistant Manager

Ms. Gerilynn Fong


Our Advisory Panel

Our Panel round out our drive to meet the growing needs of the maritime industry by representing it with pride and spreading awareness.

Ms. Angeline Teo

Head, Transportation, Global Corporate Banking | OCBC

Mr. Chan Leng Sun SC

Senior Counsel | Essex Court Chambers Duxton

Mr. Chor How Jat

Managing Director | Keppel Shipyard

Mr. Corrado Lillelund Forcellati

Director, Risk Consulting | KPMG Services Pte Ltd

Mr. John Freydag

Managing Director & Chief Commercial Officer | MPC Maritime Holding

Capt. Mohd Salleh

Director | Singapore Maritime Academy, Singapore Polytechnic

Mr. Haider Nawaz

Managing Director | Red Dot Shipping Pte. Ltd.

Mr. Esben Poulsson

Chairman | Enesel Pte. Ltd.

Mr. Simon Stonehouse


Mr. Martyn Wade

Chief Executive Officer | Grindrod Shipping Pte. Ltd.

Past Board Members

We would also like to thank our past board members who have contributed to our initiatives.

Mr. Punit Oza

Mr Abu Bakar Bin Mohd Nor

Ms Lisa Teo

Mr Andrew Tan

Mr Tan Puay Hin

Mr Ong Poh Kwee

Mrs Gina Lee-Wan

Mr Henry Mytton-Mills

Mr Wong Weng Sun

Mr Chow Yew Yuen

Mr Patrick Phoon

Mr Goh Teik Poh

Mr Lam Yi Young

Mr Erik Borgen

Mr Christopher Lau

Mr Kuok Khoon Kuan

BG (NS) Tay Lim Heng

Mr Heng Chiang Gnee

RADM (NS) Lui Tuck Yew

Mr Teo Joo Kim

Mr Brent Nelson Smith

Dato’ Jude P. Benny

Mr Choo Chiau Beng


Mr. Michael Chia

Mr. Teo Siong Seng