Heah Soon Poh
Soon Poh is the Assistant Chief Executive Officer (Engineering and Operations) at JTC, Singapore’s lead government agency responsible for the development of industrial infrastructure to catalyse the growth of new industries and transform existing enterprises. Overseeing the Engineering and Operations Group, Soon Poh is responsible for JTC’s engineering design, project management, facility and estate management, as well as security and workplace safety for all JTC’s estates and developments.
Soon Poh began his career in JTC as a Mechanical Engineer and has taken on roles in policy development and industry cluster development. Prior to his current appointment, Soon Poh was ACEO (Cluster Group), overseeing the strategic development of JTC’s industrial developments in the Aerospace, Biomedical, Chemicals, Clean Technology, Electronics, Energy, Infocomm, Media and Marine & offshore industry clusters. He played a key role in furthering the development and transformation of these industry clusters through specialised projects like one-north, Seletar Aerospace Park, Jurong Island and the Wafer Fab Parks.