President, Operations & Technology
Samuel Siew is President, Operations & Technology as of 1 April 2019.
Prior to his current appointment, Samuel was the Chief Operations Officer from July 2015 to March 2019 and was instrumental in transforming the operating model for the waterfront.
Before joining Jurong Port, Samuel was the Vice President of Integrated Supply Chain for Honeywell Aerospace Asia-Pacific. He has broad experience managing factories; leading large operations and transition projects. Between 2000-2012, he held various leadership positions at Honeywell, which includes being the General Manager of its Loyang aftermarket operation; Managing Director and President-Director of the Chai Chee-Bintan manufacturing sites; Penang factory site leader, as well as the Senior Director for all electrical operations in the region. He was made Vice President at Honeywell in 2012, and led the team to high levels of operational performance.
Samuel also previously worked for Perkin Elmer Singapore as the Marketing Manager for sensor products, and he was subsequently the Business Manager for the company’s photo electronics business. He also worked at the Economic Development Board (EDB) of Singapore from 1993 to 1997.
Samuel holds a First Class Honors Bachelor Degree (Aeronautical Engineering) from Bristol University in England, where he was an EDB-Glaxo scholar and winner of the University’s Raul Haphner prize. He earned his MBA (with distinction) from the University of Nottingham.
Headquartered in Singapore, Jurong Port is a leading international multipurpose port operator handling general, bulk and containerised cargo. Jurong Port began operations in 1965 as a general and bulk cargo port, serving the development needs of Singapore’s Jurong industrial estate. Today, its main gateway terminal in Singapore welcomes more than 15,000 vessels each year from both the region and internationally.