Singapore: Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) has announced Michael Chia, 59, has been appointed Managing Director (Marine) of Keppel O&M and will oversee Keppel O&M’s Marine Division which includes Keppel Shipyard, Keppel Singmarine and other marine-related overseas yards. Chia is taking over from Nelson Yeo who passed away suddenly in September. Chia will concurrently hold his appointments as Managing Director (Technology) of Keppel O&M and Managing Director of Keppel O&M Technology Centre. He will report directly to Chow Yew Yuen, Chief Operating Officer of Keppel O&M.
Meanwhile, Wong Kok Seng, 62, has been appointed Managing Director (Offshore) of Keppel O&M and will have oversight of Keppel O&M’s Offshore Division including Keppel FELS and related overseas yards. He remains Managing Director of Keppel FELS and reports directly to Chow Yew Yuen. [10/10/12]