K.V. Rao, President of Commissioner
A masters in International Business from the Indian Institute of Foreign Trade, New Delhi, India, he has over 23 years of senior management experience in leading enterprises in the FMCG, Healthcare, Infocomm, and International Trade sectors.
Mr. KV Rao was formerly a Director at International Enterprise Singapore (formerly Trade Development Board of Singapore), and had led the Capability Development initiatives of the Board which helped local enterprises to internationalize. He is currently the Director of JOil (S) Pte. Ltd.
He has proven strengths in corporate strategy and in directing international growth and development of enterprises. He is also experience in setting up JVs, strategic alliances in developing countries and in building global businesses.
Peter Chia, Commissioner
An engineer by training, he has years of experience in technology management especially on IP, business development and operation.
He is currently Chief Operating Officer of Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory and Director of several technology start-ups, including JOil (S) Pte Ltd. He is also a member of Temasek Holding's Life Science Investment Team.