Mr Tong Chong Heong was Chief Executive Officer of Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd (Keppel O&M) from 1 January 2009 to 1 February 2014. He was Executive Director of Keppel Corporation Limited from 2009 to 2011 and Senior Executive Director from 2011 to 2014.
Upon his retirement on 1 February 2014, Mr Tong was appointed Senior Advisor to the Boards of Keppel O&M and Keppel Infrastructure Holdings Pte Ltd.
Mr Tong was previously Chairman of Keppel Integrated Engineering Limited and Keppel FELS Brasil SA. He assumed the role of KOM Alumni Chairman on 15 December 2015.
Mr Tong is a board member of Institute of Technical Education Governors and NTUC-U Care Fund Board of Trustees. He is a member of Society of Naval Architects and Marine Engineers (USA), American Bureau of Shipping and Nippon Kaiji Kyokai (Class NK). He is a Fellow of The Royal Institute of Naval Architects UK, Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology and Society of Project Managers.
Mr Tong has been an Independent Non-Executive Director of SIA Engineering Company Limited since 1 June 2014.
Mr Tong served as a Voluntary Special Constable (VSC) for 27 years, and was Commander of the VSC from 1995 to 2001. He was conferred the Singapore Public Service Medal at the 1999 National Day Awards.
Mr Tong is a graduate of the Harvard Business School Management Development Programme and Stanford-National University of Singapore Executive Programme, and holds a Diploma in Management Studies from The University of Chicago.