Swee Keong is the CEO of SSW. He leads the Company and its subsidiary (SSW Logistics Pte Ltd) in the performance and delivering of logistics solutions to its group of stakeholders, including customers in the private sector as well as government agencies in Singapore.
Before joining SSW in 2017, Swee Keong spent 16 years in various multinational and local logistics companies, including Exel Asia Pacific Pte Ltd, DHL-Exel Supply Chain, CEVA Logistics and Yang Kee Logistics. His responsibilities covered product and strategy formulation, business development, contract negotiation, project implementation, operations management, P&L and general management. Swee Keong started his supply chain career in Shanghai with Exel-Sinotrans Pte Ltd as a project manager to start up new logistics operations in China. He then went on to lead regional level projects with Exel in its Asia Pacific office, implementing key customer projects across various business verticals, while leading cross functional and cross-cultural teams. As part of the senior management teams during his time in DHL, CEVA and Yang Kee Logistics, he spearheaded development of new contract logistics business and capabilities in sectors such as FMCG, healthcare, food, industrial, chemicals and aerospace.
Swee Keong was as an Administrative Officer with Singapore Airlines in his early career and had also spent a short time with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (Singapore). He graduated from the National University of Singapore in 1998 with an Honours degree in Business Administration.