SingTel names Bill Chang as CEO Group ICT to lead efforts
in enterprise space
Singapore, 16 July 2012 - Singapore Telecommunications
Limited (SingTel) today named Mr Bill Chang as CEO Group
ICT, leading the Group's enterprise business. His
appointment, effective today, is the result of an extensive
global search, both within the Group and externally.
The SingTel Group announced a new organisational structure
in March 2012 which took effect on 1 April 2012. The
structure comprises three customer units - Group Consumer
led by Mr Paul O'Sullivan, Group Digital L!fe led by Mr
Allen Lew and Group ICT led by Mr Chang. The three CEOs
report to Group CEO, Ms Chua Sock Koong.
Group ICT will focus its efforts on empowering businesses
with the latest technologies and an extensive suite of
enterprise-focused products and services.
Mr Chang's previous position was Managing Director of
Business Group, Group ICT. He joined SingTel in 2005 as
Executive Vice President, Business Group responsible for
extending SingTel's lead in the enterprise customer
segment. Under him, SingTel's Business Group has enhanced
its position as a leader in ICT, managed services and cloud
computing. Prior to joining SingTel, he held multiple
leadership roles at Cisco Systems (USA) Pte Ltd.
Ms Chua said: "The SingTel Group is entering a new chapter
in its history. Our new structure will enhance our
ability to capture emerging opportunities in a rapidly
changing industry. Group ICT brings together our
enterprise-related business units to better maximise
economies of scale and create compelling services and
solutions for customers. Bill has a proven track record and
I am confident he will further build on the team's
innovation efforts and expansion across the region."
Mr Chang said: "Enterprise customers' demands are fast
changing and these present immense opportunities for us. I
am excited to lead a very capable and passionate team who
share a common goal to bring the best solutions and
unparalleled services to our customers."
Mr Chang is CEO Group ICT and responsible for providing ICT
solutions to serve the Group's enterprise customers,
offering innovative and comprehensive IT and
telecommunications solutions across multiple geographies.
He assumed this position 16 July 2012.
Previously he was Managing Director, Business Group, Group
ICT, which serves domestic and global corporate customers
with a full range of ICT services. He joined SingTel in
2005 as Executive Vice President of Corporate Business.
He is the Chairman of the Singapore Polytechnic Board of
Governors and a Board Member of SingPost, serving in their
Compensation and Technology Committees. Mr Chang served on
the Board of Workforce Development Agency (WDA) for six
years until 2011, where he was Chairman of the Incentives
and Grants Committee of the WDA Board. For his
contributions to Singapore's workforce development, he
received the National Day Public Service Medal in
Before joining SingTel, he was the Managing Director of
CISCO Systems' Advanced Services Group in Asia Pacific
responsible for its operations in 13 regional
Mr Chang graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)
degree in Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering from
Monash University in 1990.