Management

The Temasek Defence Systems Institute is governed by a Management Board. The Board is chaired by Mr Tan Peng Yam, Chief Defence Scientist, Ministry of Defence. 

The Board members comprise appointees from MINDEF, NUS, TDSI and defence-related organisations. The Board is responsible for the strategic direction and policies of TDSI. The day-to-day operation of TDSI rests with Director TDSI.

Governance & Management Board

Mr
TAN Peng Yam

Board Chairman
Chief Defence Scientist
Ministry of Defence

Mr
Mervyn TAN

Chief Executive
Defence Science & Technology Agency

Ravinder Singh

Mr
Ravinder SINGH

Group Chief Operating Officer
Technology & Innovation
President, Defence & Public Security
ST Engineering

Cheong Chee Hoo

Mr
CHEONG Chee Hoo

Chief Executive Officer
DSO National Laboratories

Neo Chin Wee David

BG
NEO Chin Wee David

Deputy Secretary (Technology) /
Future Systems & Technology Architect

Ken Cheong

RADM
Ken CHEONG

Commandant
SAFTI Military Institute

Keith Jude Ho

COL
Keith Jude HO

Head, Joint Logistics Department
Ministry of Defence

Aaron Voon-Yew Thean

Professor
Aaron Voon-Yew THEAN

Dean, Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore

Khoo Boo Cheong

Professor
KHOO Boo Cheong

Director, Temasek Laboratories
National University of Singapore

Yoon Soon Fatt

Professor
YOON Soon Fatt

Director
Temasek Defence Systems Institute

Mr
TAN Peng Yam

Board Chairman
Chief Defence Scientist
Ministry of Defence

Mr
Mervyn TAN

Chief Executive
Defence Science & Technology Agency

Ravinder Singh

Mr
Ravinder SINGH

Group Chief Operating Officer
Technology & Innovation
President, Defence & Public Security
ST Engineering

Cheong Chee Hoo

Mr
CHEONG Chee Hoo

Chief Executive Officer
DSO National Laboratories

Neo Chin Wee David

BG
NEO Chin Wee David

Deputy Secretary (Technology) /
Future Systems & Technology Architect

Ken Cheong

RADM
Ken CHEONG

Commandant
SAFTI Military Institute

Keith Jude Ho

COL
Keith Jude HO

Head, Joint Logistics Department
Ministry of Defence

Aaron Voon-Yew Thean

Professor
Aaron Voon-Yew THEAN

Dean, Faculty of Engineering
National University of Singapore

Khoo Boo Cheong

Professor
KHOO Boo Cheong

Director, Temasek Laboratories
National University of Singapore

Yoon Soon Fatt

Professor
YOON Soon Fatt

Director
Temasek Defence Systems Institute

Former Senior Management

Former Chairman of TDSI Management Board

Prof. Lui Pao Chuen

Professor
LUI Pao Chuen

Professor
QUEK Tong Boon

Mr
QUEK Gim Pew

Former Members of TDSI Management Board

Dr Karl VAN BIBBER

Prof Douglas FOUTS
Prof Jeffrey PADUAN

Prof Sivaguru S SRITHARAN

Prof Seeram RAMAKRISHNA

Prof SU Guaning

RADM GIAM Hock Koon

BG Benedict LIM

RADM(RET) Simon ONG

BG(NS) TAN Cheng Yaw, Jimmy

BG(NS) TAN Meng Dui

COL Terry Tan

Prof Dan BOGER

Prof James KAYS
Prof Rudy PANHOLZER

Prof CHAN Eng Soon

Prof LIM Hock

The late Mr SOH Kong Pheng

BG(NS) David KOH

BG(NS) Philip LIM Feng

BG(RET) PANG Hee Hon

BG(NS) TAN Huck Gim

BG TAN Ming Yiak Mark

BG CHUA Boon Keat

Prof Philip DURKEE

Prof David NETZER

Prof Peter PURDUE

Prof NG Wun Jern

Mr Richard LIM

Mr TAN Pheng Hock

BG LAM Sheau Kai

BG(NS) LIM Teck Yin

MG Ravinder SINGH

COL TAN Kan Chye

COL TAY Ee Learn

RADM Frederick CHEW

Former Director of TDSI

Prof YEO Tat Soon

Prof TANG Loon Ching

Former Deputy Director of TDSI

Mr James KWOK

Prof YEOH Lean Weng

Prof NG Hwee Tou

Assoc Prof POH Kim Leng

Mr TEO Tiat Leng