Leadership

Making IT Happen

Bill Chang York Chye

Country Chief Officer, Singapore and 
Chief Executive Officer Group Enterprise
Singapore Telecommunications Limited

Mr Bill Chang was appointed Country Chief Officer, Singtel Singapore on 1 October 2014. He is concurrently the Chief Executive Officer of Group Enterprise, which provides innovative and comprehensive Information and Communications Technology solutions to the Group’s enterprise customers across multiple geographies. Prior to assuming this position on 16 July 2012, he was the Managing Director, Business Group, Singtel. He joined Singtel in 2005 as Executive Vice President of Corporate Business.

Mr Chang serves on the boards of several wholly-owned and associate companies of Singtel. He is the Chairman of US-based Trustwave Holdings, Inc., one of the largest independent managed security services providers which Singtel has acquired.  

Mr Chang is the Chairman of the Singapore Polytechnic Board of Governors. His contributions to the education sector were recognised when he was awarded the Public Service Star in conjunction with the National Day Honours in 2017. He was on the Board of Workforce Development Agency for six years until 2011. For his contributions to Singapore’s workforce development, Mr Chang received the National Day Public Service Medal in 2007. 

He also co-chaired the Future Jobs and Skills sub-committee of the Committee on the Future Economy (CFE) of Singapore. For his contributions to Singapore’s IT industry, he was conferred the Singapore Computer Society’s IT Leader of the Year award in 2017 and the honorary Fellow of the society in 2014. In October 2017, he was appointed as a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ International Advisory Technology Governance and Innovations Panel. This was followed by his appointment to the Board of the Urban Redevelopment Authority of Singapore on 1 April 2018.

Before joining Singtel, Mr Chang was the Managing Director of CISCO Systems’ Advanced Services Group, where he was responsible for the company’s operations in Asia Pacific. 

Mr Chang holds a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) degree in Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering from Monash University in Australia. He has completed the Advanced Management Programme at Harvard Business School.

 

Ng Kuo Pin

Chief Executive Officer, NCS

Kuo Pin is CEO of NCS and is responsible for shaping a new vision for NCS and leading the organisation to be at the forefront of delivering digitalisation that is transforming governments and enterprises in Asia Pacific. He first joined NCS in February 2019 as Deputy CEO and was appointed CEO on 1 August 2019.

Kuo Pin brings with him 24 years of management and technology consulting experience. Prior to joining NCS, he held various executive leadership positions in Accenture. He started as an analyst in 1994 and was made partner in 2006. Between 2006 to 2018, he took on 3 senior leadership roles within the global Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) operating group as Head of CMT Singapore, Head of CMT Greater China, and finally as Head of Consulting for CMT Asia Pacific, Africa and the Middle East.

Kuo Pin enjoys solving challenges with clients, building up teams, capturing opportunities and dealing with business and technology issues prevalent in today's increasingly complex enterprise and government environments. He believes that good ideas are best executed with a diverse and empowered team, and calls Asia Pacific home. Currently based in Singapore, he spent 9 years living and working in Beijing and Sydney.

 

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