Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) has announced the appointment of Yong Hsin Yue and John Arthur as the company’s new non-executive and independent directors, effective January 1, 2022. Their appointment was finalised following a review by the Corporate Governance and Nominations Committee.

Yong previously served as the managing director of Kuok (Singapore) Limited since January 2017. Prior to that, she was the general manager of the special projects division at Wilmar International as well as worked at Goldman Sachs Singapore.

Arthur has served on the Optus Advisory Committee of Singtel, and is also the chairman of Sydney Metro since 2019.