Charting the course

Mr Tan Ngiap Joo

Non-Executive and Independent Director

Mr Tan Ngiap Joo

Mr Tan was first appointed to the Board on 2 September 2013 and last re-elected as a Director on 29 April 2021.

He had a long career of 37 years as a banker. He spent 20 years in Citibank NA serving in various capacities, including Senior Risk Manager of Citibank Australia and postings overseas prior to joining the OCBC Group in August 1990, where he held senior positions over the years, including Chief Executive of OCBC’s Australian operations, and Head, Group Business Banking and was appointed Deputy President in December 2001. He retired in December 2007.

Other Directorships and Principal Commitments/Appointments

  • OCBC Al-Amin Bank Berhad, Board Chairman
  • OCBC Bank (Malaysia) Berhad, Board Chairman
  • Gemstone Asset Holdings Pte Ltd, Board Director
  • OCBC Management Services Pte Ltd, Board Director
  • MASCOT Private Trust, Investment Committee, Chairman

Directorships and Principal Commitments/Appointments for the past 5 years
  • Banking Computer Services Pte Ltd, Board Chairman
  • United Engineers Ltd, Board Chairman
  • BCS Information Systems Pte Ltd (now known as NETS Solutions Pte Ltd), Board Director
  • China Fishery Group Ltd, Board Director
  • Mapletree Logistics Trust Management Ltd, Board Director
  • Mapletree India China Fund Ltd, Investment Committee, Chairman

Academic and Professional Qualifications
  • Bachelor of Arts, University of Western Australia