Chief Technical Officer and Chief Sustainability Officer
Tan Wee Meng was appointed as Chief Technical Officer of Jurong Port on July 2015 and Chief Sustainability Officer in April 2020 to head the development of strategies to ensure that JP operates in more environmentally friendly and sustainable ways.
Wee Meng has been with Jurong Port since September 2005. Upon graduation, he started his career with PSA in the Container Terminal Engineering department. Over the next 14 years, he has worked in almost all aspects of the port equipment engineering, inclusive of fleet management and procurement of quay cranes, rubber-tyred gantry cranes, and he was also part of the pioneer team for the PSA AGV pilot project.
He started as Senior Manager of Equipment Engineering in Jurong Port in September 2005, and was involved in various aspects of the port equipment fleet management projects. He subsequently took on wider responsibilities inclusive of infrastructural development and planning. His engineering expertise ensures that JP’s green initiatives will effectively reduce the port’s carbon footprint.
Wee Meng holds a Bachelor Degree of Engineering (Electrical Engineering) from the National University of Singapore. He also completed the General Management Program at Harvard Business School.
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.