Mr Ngien Hoon Ping assumed the role of Chief Executive of LTA, Singapore’s Land Transport Authority, from November 2016. He sits on the Board of the Urban Redevelopment Authority. Before joining LTA, Mr Ngien served as Deputy Secretary (Performance) in the Ministry of Finance. Prior to this, he served for more than 15 years in the fields of maintenance, engineering, logistics and operations.
He served as a member of the Institute of Technical Education’s Board of Governors (2009-2013) and as Board member of the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (2012-2016). He also served as a member in the Boards of ST Logistics Pte Ltd, ST Electronics (Info-Software Systems) Pte Ltd and ST Aerospace Supplies Pte Ltd.
Mr Ngien holds a Bachelor in Engineering in Electronics and Electrical Engineering from the Victoria University of Manchester, United Kingdom. He also holds a Master of Science in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the National University of Singapore. He attended executive Programmes at INSEAD and IMD. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Engineers. He was conferred the Public Administration Medal (Silver) (Military) in 2007 and was awarded the Public Administration Medal (Silver) in 2015. He is married with 3 children.