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Company Overview of SPRING Singapore

Company Overview

SPRING Singapore, a standards, productivity, and innovation board, develops standards and technical references. It offers services, such as accreditation, assistance schemes, business excellence, metrology and calibration, and consumer protection of controlled goods. The company also offers services, including development and implementation of standardization, and enforcement of uniform weights and measures in Singapore. SPRING Singapore was formerly known as Singapore Productivity and Standards Board. Prior to that Singapore Productivity and Standards Board was known as National Productivity Board and National Productivity Centre. The company was founded in 1966 and is headquartered in Sing...

2 Bukit Merah Central

Singapore,  159835


Founded in 1966


65 6278 6666


65 6278 6667

Key Executives for SPRING Singapore

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 46
Director of Corporate Communications
Group Director of Corporate Development Group
Group Director of Enterprise Promotion Group and Enterprise Capabilities Group
Group Director of Quality & Standards Group
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

SPRING Singapore Key Developments

The Ministry of Trade and Industry Announces Board Changes at SPRING Singapore

The Ministry of Trade and Industry announced board appointment changes at SPRING Singapore. Four new members have been appointed to the Board with effect from 9 May 2016. Four members have stepped down. Appointment of New Board Members (effective 9 May 2016): Ms. Jeanne Liew, Principal and Chief Executive Officer, Nanyang Polytechnic; Mr. Ng Chee Peng, Chief Executive Officer, Central Provident Fund Board; Mr. Lim Der Shing, Co-Founder, JobsCentral Group; and Mr. Peter Ho, Chief Executive Officer, HOPE Technik Pte Ltd. The following board members have stepped down upon the completion of their terms on 31 March 2016. They are Mr. Viswa Sadasivan, Chief Executive Officer, Strategic Moves Pte Ltd; Mr. Tan Choon Shian, Principal & Chief Executive Officer, Singapore Polytechnic; Mr. Stephen Lim Beng Lin, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, SQL View Pte Ltd; and Ms. Tan Siew Meng, Regional Head of Global Trade and Receivables Finance, Asia Pacific, HSBC Holdings Plc.

SPRING Singapore Appoints Poon Hong Yuen as Chief Executive, Effect from November 1, 2015

SPRING Singapore has appointed Mr. Poon Hong Yuen as its Chief Executive. Mr. Poon, currently the Deputy Secretary of the Ministry of Law (MinLaw), will take over SPRING's Acting Chief Executive Ted Tan with effect from November 1, 2015. Mr. Tan Kai Hoe, the previous Chief Executive of SPRING Singapore, had previously stepped down on July 31, 2015 to join the private sector. Prior to MinLaw, Mr. Poon was CEO of the National Parks Board (NParks) from 2010 to 2014.

The Ministry of Trade and Industry Announces Board Changes at Spring Singapore, Effective April 1, 2015

The Ministry of Trade and Industry announced board changes at Spring Singapore. Mr. Philip Yeo will be reappointed as Board Chairman. Ernst & Young Partner, Christopher Wong will also join the board of Spring Singapore, taking the place of current member Mak Keat Meng, Partner and Head of Assurance at Ernst & Young, effective April 1, 2015.

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