Lang Tao Yih, Arthur
Co Vice-Chairman, Non-Executive Director
Globe Telecom Director since April 18, 2017 and last re-elected on April 21, 2020
Globe Board Committee membership:
- Executive Committee
- Compensation and Remuneration Committee
Mr. Arthur Lang, Singaporean, 48, has served as Director since April 2017. He is the CEO International of Singapore Telecommunications Limited. His main responsibilities are to oversee the growth of the Group’s regional associates across India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, and 14 countries in Africa; strengthen its relationship with overseas partners; and drive regional initiatives, such as the mobile financial services, video gaming businesses and eSports, for scale and synergies.
SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
He was formerly the Group CFO of CapitaLand Limited, one of Asia’s largest real estate companies. Prior to joining CapitaLand, he was at Morgan Stanley having been the co-head of the Southeast Asia investment banking division and the Chief Operating Officer for the Asia Pacific investment banking division. Mr. Lang is also a board member of Airtel Africa, NetLink NBN Trust, the Land Transport Authority of Singapore, the National Kidney Foundation Singapore, the Straits Times Pocket Money Fund, Bharti Infratel Limited, and the Advisory Board of the Lee Kong Chian School of Business, Singapore Management University, and Methodist Girls' School. He is an authorised representative in Pastel Limited (Singapore branch) and Justice of Peace at the Ministry of Home Affairs. He is also a director in Singtel Asian Investments Pte Ltd, Singtel Strategic Investments Pte Ltd, SingaSat Pte Ltd, Singtel Global Investment Pte. Ltd., Digital Entertainment International Pte. Ltd., Singtel International Investments Private Limited, Singtel Consultancy Pte. Ltd., Singtel Alpha Investments Pte. Ltd., NetLink NBN Management Pte. Ltd., Magenta Investments Limited, AsiaCom Philippines, Inc., Pastel Limited, Pastel Limited (Singapore Branch), Bharti Telecom Limited, Singtel Pakistan Investments Ltd, A.C.S.T. Business Holdings, Inc., Digital Gaming Investments Pte. Ltd., Singtel FinGoup Investment Pte. Ltd. SFG FinTech Investment Pte. Ltd., SingCash Pte. Ltd., SFG Digibank Investment Pte. Ltd., and Digital Games International Pte. Ltd.
Mr. Lang received the Best CFO of the Year Award, for listed companies with market capitalization of S$1 billion and above, at the Singapore Corporate Awards in 2015.
Mr. Lang has a Master of Business Administration from the Harvard Business School and a BA in Economics (magna cum laude) from Harvard University.
DIRECTORSHIP IN OTHER PUBLICLY LISTED COMPANIES
He also holds directorship in Bharti Infratel Limited that is listed on the National Stock Exchange of India Ltd., NetLink NBN Trust that is listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange, and Airtel Africa that is listed on the London Stock Exchange.