Sembcorp’s Technology Advisory Panel advises the company on technological developments in line with its growth strategies.

The panel oversees the development and application of significant emerging and potentially disruptive technologies to enhance Sembcorp’s position as a leading energy and water company, and ensures the appropriate management of specialised research and development projects and systems for intellectual property creation and protection.

In addition, the panel reviews and approves the vision and strategy for technology developments at Sembcorp, including projects or technologies identified for research and development, and advises Sembcorp’s leadership on technological trends and opportunities. Members of the panel also introduce new and emerging technologies and companies to the Group and regularly advise on topical issues and technologies in their respective fields of interest and expertise.


BEng (First Class Honours) in Mechanical Engineering, University of Singapore, Singapore

Advanced Management Programme, INSEAD, France

Mr Tang is Group President & CEO of Sembcorp Industries. With 30 years at Sembcorp, he is credited with spearheading its growth into a focused energy, water, marine and urban development group with operations across five continents, and brings to the panel in-depth knowledge of the Group’s businesses. Mr Tang is an honorary fellow of both The Institution of Engineers Singapore as well as The ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations. He is also Council Chairman of Ngee Ann Polytechnic and previously served as President of the Singapore Water Association.