Board of Directors
The Board of Directors establish the policies, rules, and regulations deemed necessary to ensure the viability of The Logistics Academy and to attain the goals set forth in the vision and mission statements.
Ms Ng Soo Hwa
Ms Ng Soo Hwa joined the Singapore Logistics Association in July 1989 as Manager before becoming Executive Director on 1 February 2001. She heads the secretariat and is responsible for the team that manages the membership and execute the strategic plans of the Association.
She represents the Association as a Board Member of The Logistics Academy since its incorporation on 25 February 2010.
Ms Ng started her career in the public sector with the Ministry of Trade & Industry. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts & Social Science, majoring in Economics and Statistics from the National University of Singapore and a Diploma (Merit Award) in Management Accounting & Finance from the National Productivity Board (now known as SPRING Singapore). She is a member of The Singapore Association of The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
Mr Stanley Lim
Mr Stanley Lim is currently the Chairman of the Singapore Logistics Association (SLA) for the Term 2014/2015. He has been serving in various positions in the association. He was the SLA Chairman from 1992 to 2006 and is the longest serving Council Member of the Association. He has been involved and contributed to FIATA, International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations since 1991. He served as Vice President of FIATA and was elected to into the Presidency as Senior Vice President (2001-2007) and Treasurer (2007-2011). At the FIATA World Congress in Cairo, he was elected as the President for the Term 2011-2013. After he relinquished his Presidency in 2013, he remains as the Immediate Past President.
He is the Group Chief Operating Officer of Addicon Logistics Management with HQ in Singapore.
He was also the Chairman of ASEAN Federation of Forwarders Association (AFFA). During his Chairmanship, he contributed to the establishment of the Articles of the ASEAN Framework Agreement for Multimodal Transport.
Mr Thomas Sim
Mr Thomas Sim is the Group Chief Executive Officer of Topocean Consolidation Service (S) Pte Ltd. He joined the Singapore Logistics Association since 2000 and has been elected as the 2nd Deputy Chairman of the Singapore Logistics Association. In addition, he also chairs its Training & Development Committee and the Academic Director of The Logistics Academy.
He is also the elected the Chairman of Advisory Body Vocational Training of the International Federation of Freight Forwarders Associations (FIATA) which oversees National Associations’ training programs in over 118 countries, assisting to setup and qualifying the standards of international freight forwarding & logistics training programmes/curriculums, and the eventual FIATA Validation of their national training programs. Thomas represented the UNCTAD, UNESCAP, ADB, AFFA, FIATA-ABVT/FIATA Foundation Vocational Training and many international organizations as a resource person and master-lecturer to develop and deliver the Training-of-the-Trainers and numerous capacity-building programs spanning Latin-America/Mercosur, Middle-East/Africa, E.U./Russia, Asia/CAREC/ASEAN and the Pacific.