Mr Chia Song Hwee

Chia Song Hwee

Deputy Chief Executive Officer
Temasek International Pte. Ltd.

Chia Song Hwee joined Temasek in 2011 and is currently Deputy Chief Executive Officer.

Song Hwee is also a member of Singapore’s Advisory Council on the Ethical Use of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Data, as established by the Infocomm Media Development Authority.

Prior to joining Temasek, Song Hwee was the Chief Operating Officer at GLOBALFOUNDRIES. Before the integration of GLOBALFOUNDRIES and Chartered Semiconductor Manufacturing Ltd (Chartered), he served as Director of the Board, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Chartered from June 2002 to December 2009. Song Hwee also held a number of management positions since he joined Chartered in 1996, including Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and Chief Administrative Officer.

Prior to his tenure at Chartered, Song Hwee was from the Schlumberger group, a global oilfield services group, where he was Regional Controller for Asia, Australia and Middle East for the drilling group.

Song Hwee received his Bachelor of Business (Accountancy), with distinction, from Edith Cowan University, Australia and is a member of CPA Australia. He was honoured with the EE Times Annual Creativity in Electronics (ACE) Award for Executive of the Year in 2007.