Mr. Lim Boon Heng was appointed Chairman of Temasek Holdings on 1 August 2013, after having served as its Director since June 1 2012.
Mr. Lim is the Chairman of NTUC Enterprise Co-operative Ltd. He was previously a Cabinet Minister within the Prime Minister’s Office. Mr. Lim’s career spans the private and public sectors, having led Singapore’s National Trade Union Congress, and having served as a Member of Parliament (1980 to 2011) and Cabinet Minister for Trade and Industry. Before entering the public sector, Mr. Lim spent a decade at NOL (Neptune Orient Lines).
Mr. Lim holds a Bachelor of Science (Honors) degree in Naval Architecture from the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK.