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  • Mr. Alexander Charles HungateAlex HungatePresident & CEO
  • Mr. Tan Chuan Lye Tan Chuan LyeChairmanFood Solutions 
  • Mr. Manfred Seah Manfred SeahChief Financial Officer
  • Mr. Yacoob Piperdi Yacoob PiperdiEVP Gateway Services
  • Mr. Kerry Mok Kerry MokEVP Food Solutions
  • Mr. Eugene Cheng Chee Mun Eugene ChengEVP Group Services
  • Ms. Tan Li Lian Tan Li LianSenior Vice President, Human Capital
  • Mr. Albert Pozo Albert PozoChief Digital Officer
 
Mr. Alexander Charles Hungate 
Mr Hungate is the President and Chief Executive Officer of SATS, with overall responsibility for leading the SATS Group. He is a Board Director and a member of the Board Executive Committee. Mr Hungate joined SATS as Executive Director in July 2013 and assumed his current role on 1 January 2014.
 
Prior to that, Mr Hungate was the Chief Executive Officer of HSBC Singapore. He joined HSBC in 2007 as Group Managing Director of Personal Financial Services and Marketing, based in London. With over 25 years of global leadership experience, Mr Hungate also served as the Managing Director, Asia Pacific for Reuters, based in Hong Kong, and Co-Chief Executive Officer, Americas and Global Chief Marketing Officer for Reuters, based in New York.
 
Mr Hungate first joined the SATS board as an Independent Director in July 2011.
 
He is currently an Independent Director of United Overseas Bank (UOB) Limited and a Board Member of the Singapore Economic Development Board (EDB).
 
Mr Hungate holds a Masters degree in Engineering, Economics and Management from Oxford University and graduated as a Baker Scholar from the Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme at Harvard.
Mr. Tan Chuan Lye 
Mr Tan is the Chairman, Food Solutions of SATS since January 2014. Prior to this, he was its President and Chief Executive Officer from April 2012 to December 2013.
 
Mr Tan joined SATS in May 1976. In a career spanning over 40 years, he has held managerial positions in SIA Ground Services and SATS Airport Services Pte Ltd, and was responsible for both SIA’s and SATS’ Changi Airport Terminal 2 operations. He was SATS’ Executive Vice President, Food Solutions from October 2009 to March 2012, overseeing and growing its aviation and non-aviation food businesses.
 
Mr Tan is the Chairman of SATS Food Services Pte. Ltd., SFI Manufacturing Private Limited, and SATS Delaware North Pte. Ltd.
 
Mr Tan sits on various Boards of SATS’ subsidiaries and associate companies. He graduated from the University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Social Science (Honours) degree, majoring in Economics.
Mr. Manfred Seah 
Mr Seah joined SATS as Chief Financial Officer in September 2017. He oversees the finance, treasury and insurance, investor relations, public affairs and branding functions of the Group.
 
Mr Seah has over 25 years of investment banking, direct investments and financial management experience. He has held senior leadership roles in corporate finance, investment management and has conducted corporate advisory and mergers and acquisitions activities in Asia.
 
Before joining SATS, Mr Seah was the Chief Financial Officer of SMRT Corporation Ltd, where he was primarily responsible for driving changes to the business and financing structure of the Group. At SMRT, Mr Seah led a special task force that developed and facilitated the transition of SMRT Trains Limited to the new rail financing framework, and managed the subsequent privatisation of SMRT by Temasek Holdings in 2016.
 
Mr Seah sits on various Boards of SATS’ subsidiaries. Mr Seah graduated with a Bachelor of Science (First Class Honours) in Mathematics from Queen Mary College, University of London and obtained his Masters degree in Business Administration from the London Business School. He was professionally trained in London, where he qualified as a Chartered Accountant, and has been conferred an Advanced Diploma in Corporate Finance (CF) and a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA).
Mr. Yacoob Piperdi 
Mr Piperdi is SATS’ Executive Vice President, Gateway Services since January 2014. Prior to this, he was its Executive Vice President, Food Solutions.
 
Mr Piperdi joined SATS in April 1981. He has assumed various positions including Senior Vice President, Cargo Services; Vice President, Apron Services; Vice President, Cargo Services; and Vice President, Inflight Catering Centre 2. He also held other managerial positions in apron and baggage, passenger services, marketing, and SIA Ground Services, where he was responsible for network procedures and ground handling contracts. During his terms in Food Solutions and Gateway Services, he spearheaded the Group’s entry into the sports catering, cruise terminal management and inflight duty-free and duty-paid retail sales businesses.
 
Mr Piperdi sits on various Boards of SATS’ subsidiaries and associate companies. He is the Chairman of DFASS SATS Pte. Ltd., Chairman of SATS-Creuers Cruise Services Pte. Ltd. and the Vice President Commissioner of PT Jasa Angkasa Semesta Tbk. Mr Piperdi is a member of Saudi Arabia’s Private Sector Logistics Advisory Team.
 
He graduated from the National University of Singapore with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree, majoring in English.
Mr. Kerry Mok 
Mr Kerry Mok joined SATS as Executive Vice President, Food Solutions in June 2018. Prior to this, he was the CEO of YCH Group since August 2017.
 
Mr Mok is a seasoned executive with more than two decades of experience in supply chain management and logistics, he has held various senior appointments prior to his move to YCH Group, including his role in Goodpack Limited as the acting Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer. Before that, he held the position of Managing Director, Strategy - Operations and was also head of the ASEAN Supply Chain Strategy practice for Accenture.
 
Mr Mok was also previously Senior Vice President - Global Head of Technology Sector and APAC Technology Sector & Service Logistics with DHL, accountable for the strategy and growth of the Global Technology Sector for DHL Supply Chain.
 
He has been an active contributor to tripartite initiatives, having served on the Future Economy Council's Trade & Connectivity Sub-Committee, and on the Ministry of Communication and Information’s Infocomm Media Master Plan 2025 working group.
 
Mr Mok graduated from Monash University, Melbourne, Australia with a Bachelor of Business, Accounting (First Class Honours).
Mr. Eugene Cheng Chee Mun 
Mr Cheng is SATS’ Executive Vice President, Group Services. He joined SATS in May 2017, and oversees the Group’s business development, strategic investments and mergers and acquisitions, corporate strategy, legal and secretariat, risk and safety as well as corporate admin and support services functions. He is responsible for working closely with SATS’ business units and leading the acceleration of its strategy of feeding and connecting Asia.
 
Prior to this, Mr Cheng was the Chief Corporate Officer of IMC Industrial Group where he led its business planning, controllership, financial management, process management, legal, corporate secretarial, insurance, health, safety and security divisions. He was concurrently the Managing Director of IMC’s Marine & Offshore Engineering Group, where he had overall responsibility for strategy and business development, as well as resource planning to achieve the Company’s strategic, business and financial objectives.
 
Mr Cheng brings with him many years of professional experience spanning strategic and financial corporate leadership, investment banking advisory as well as accounting. He was previously the Group Chief Financial Officer of Ezra Holdings Limited. Mr Cheng has also worked in investment banks that include JP Morgan and Citigroup (formerly Salomon Smith Barney) and accounting firm Arthur Anderson.
 
Mr Cheng graduated from Nanyang Technological University with a Bachelor of Accountancy (First Class Honours) and a Master of Accountancy degree. He has published papers in renowned accounting and financial journals.
Ms. Tan Li Lian 
Ms Tan is the Senior Vice President, Human Capital of SATS. She joined the company in August 2010 as Vice President, Human Capital and was promoted to her current position in April 2012.
 
Ms Tan leads the Human Capital team in talent attraction and resource planning, rewards and performance management, human capital development, employee relations, organisation development and all other human capital related programmes across the SATS Group.
 
Before joining SATS, Ms Tan held various senior Human Capital appointments in KPMG Consulting Asia Pacific, Singapore Computer Systems Limited and Singapore Telecommunications Ltd. Ms Tan has a wealth of experience in the field of human capital and is currently the Treasurer in the Human Capital Board of Singapore. She is a member of Singapore’s Institute of Technical Education’s Business & Services Academic Advisory Committee and was a recipient of the SHRI Leading HR Leader Award in 2015.
 
Ms Tan sits on the Board of a SATS’ subsidiary. She graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, majoring in Finance.
Mr. Albert Pozo 
Mr Pozo joined SATS as Chief Digital Officer on 2 May 2018 to spearhead the digital transformation of the Group’s products, processes, and technology in order to achieve productivity gains and innovate new services.
 
Prior to this, Mr Pozo was President of Amadeus Asia Pacific, responsible for leading over 4,000 employees in the region and generating EUR 700 million revenues. Mr Pozo first joined Amadeus in 1993 and has held a variety of roles including Vice President, Global Customer Group, Managing Director of Amadeus Germany, Director of Product Marketing, Senior Manager, Airlines Sales and Direction. Prior to Amadeus, Mr Pozo worked for Swissair for five years.
 
Mr Pozo holds an Honours degree in Linguistics from Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, and has also completed executive programmes at INSEAD and the University of St Gallen.
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