VIPs and winners: (From left) Ken Lee, CEO, DHL Express Asia-Pac, joint organiser of the Singapore Business Awards; Jaspal Singh, chief executive officer, ComfortDelGro (UK & Ireland), winner of Outstanding Overseas Executive of the Year Award; Adeline Sim, executive director & chief legal officer, HRnetGroup, which won the Enterprise Award; Businessman of the Year Lim Hua Min, group executive chairman, PhillipCapital Group; President Halimah Yacob & Mr Mohamed Abdullah Alhabshee; Outstanding CEO, Lee Seow Hiang, chief executive officer, Changi Airport Group; Mrs Lee Seow Hiang and Mrs Lim Hua Min.
Photos: ALVIN TAN, SAM YEO, VINCENT NGHAI
President Halimah Yacob and Businessman of the Year, Lim Hua Min at the unveiling of his portrait.
Businessman of the Year PhillipCapital's Lim Hua Min and Mrs Lim (third and fourth from left), with their sons and daughtersin- law.
From left: Kwek Eik Sheng, group chief strategy officer, City Developments; Ng Yat Chung, chief executive officer, Singapore Press Holdings; Chia Ngiang Hong, group general manager, City Developments.
JY Pillay (left), chairman of the Council of Presidential Advisers and Mike Barclay, group CEO, Mandai Park Holdings.
Stephen Lee, chairman of the SBA judging panel presenting the trophy for Outstanding CEO of the Year to Lee Seow Hiang, CEO of Changi Airport Group.
Yang Ban Seng, CEO of ComfortDelGro Corporation.
Wong Wei Kong, editor of The Business Times, delivering his closing remarks.
Liew Mun Leong, chairman of Changi Airport Group.
From left: Kwa Chong Seng, chairman of Singapore Exchange; Chong Siak Ching, board member, Singapore Press Holdings; Mrs Eileen Loh; Loh Boon Chye, chief executive officer of Singapore Exchange.
HRnetGroup staff members celebrating their win, led by executive chairman, Peter Sim (fifth from right).
Emcee for the gala evening, Margaret Chew, partner & head, knowledge management at Allen & Gledhill.
From left: Outstanding Overseas Executive of the Year, Jaspal Singh, chief executive officer, ComfortDelGro (UK & Ireland); Businessman of the Year Lim Hua Min, group executive chairman, PhillipCapital Group; Outstanding CEO of the Year, Lee Seow Hiang, chief executive officer, Changi Airport Group; and Adeline Sim, executive director & chief legal officer, HRnetGroup, which won The Enterprise Award.
Ken Lee (left), CEO, DHL Express Asia-Pac and member of the DHL Express Global Management Board, presenting the trophy for Outstanding Overseas Executive of the Year to Jaspal Singh, chief executive officer, ComfortDelGro (UK & Ireland).
From Left: Mrs Jacqueline Goi and Sam Goi, executive chairman of Tee Yih Jia Food Manufacturing; S Chandra Das, managing director, NUR Investment & Trading; and Leslie Wong, managing director, Esri South Asia.
From left: Tony Chew, executive chairman, Asia Resource Corporation; Roland Ng, MD, Tat Hong Holdings; Tan Su Shan, MD and group head of consumer banking and wealth management, DBS Bank; Mrs Hannah Yap and Robert Yap, executive chairman, YCH Group.
From left: Ginney Lim, general counsel; EVP, corporate communications & CSR and group company secretary, SPH; Alan Chan, chairman of Land Transport Authority; Janice Wu, EVP, corporate development & group strategy & analytics, SPH; Mable Chan, EVP, human resources, administration and Times Properties, SPH and Elsie Chua, former chief marketing officer, integrated marketing division, SPH.
Outstanding Overseas Executive of the Year winner Jaspal Singh (centre) with daughter Chloe Sachdev and son-in-law David Smith (on his right) while on his left are Mrs Tham & Tham Sai Choy, first vice-chairman, governing council, Singapore Institute of Directors.
Jimmy Phoon (left), CEO and CIO, Seatown Holdings International, with Bobby Chin (right), chairman of NTUC FairPrice Cooperative and NTUC FairPrice Foundation.
Mr and Mrs Scott Smith. He is CEO of Beyonics International.
Sakura Yamakawa from the Singapore School of the Arts on the violin, performing Danse Espagnole by turn-of-thecentury Spanish composer Manuel de Falla.
The DHL family in a show of solidarity at the end of the gala event which they co-organised with The Business Times.
Tony Ang, global board director, and managing director, Aedas Singapore and Mrs Ang.
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