Board of Directors
|Chairman||Ng Yat Chung|
|Director & Chief Executive Officer||Loh Yew Seng|
SPH Magazines Senior Management
Chief Executive Officer
Loh Yew Seng first joined Singapore Press Holdings in July 2001 and was the Vice-President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer for the magazines business group before being appointed as Chief Executive Officer of SPH Magazines in June 2006.
He began his career in 1994 with Arthur Andersen and held notable corporate finance and financial analyst positions in Banque International à Luxembourg, Van der Horst Limited and Visa International.
Yew Seng holds a Bachelor of Accountancy, Honours (Second Class, Upper) from Nanyang Technological University and has been a Chartered Financial Analyst since 1999.
(Business Solutions Division)
As Managing Director, BUSINESS SOLUTIONS division at SPH Magazines, Maureen oversees the Sales portfolio. The division is now structured by industry/sector specializations and consults across all magazine titles and audiences. Prior to her current appointment, Maureen was Advertisement Sales Director at Singapore Press Holdings Limited, where she was responsible for a team managing the advertising portfolio in the Banking, Finance & Insurance as well as the FMCG & Medical sectors.
Prior to joining SPH, Maureen started her working/professional career in Shell Eastern Petroleum as a management trainee, working through several areas of Personnel, Industrial Relations and Retail Marketing.
As Managing Director, Geoff Tan heads MARKET DEVELOPMENT division, it comprises specialists across partnerships & strategy, insights & intelligence, activations & sponsorships. This re-engineered outfit will be involved across a host of deliverables – from engaging specific consumer segments via targeted database strategies, through to curated content syndication, channel partnerships, bespoke event activations, international licensing – and more!
Prior to joining SPH Magazines, Geoff was heading the strategic marketing portfolio in SPH’s Marketing Division which included Business Development, Research & Analytics, Content Marketing, Product Branding & Promotions, and a Creative Lab. He was well-known in the market for being a passionate evangelist of SPH’s integrated media ideology, and acts as mentor to start-up companies housed within the SPH Plug and Play media accelerator initiative.
Geoff has spoken at major industry conferences in Australia, Austria, Denmark, the Middle East, Hong Kong, Malaysia, Philippines, Ukraine, Vietnam, and Canada. He was conferred the PANPA 2011 MARKETER OF THE YEAR accolade by the Pacific Area Newspaper Publishers Association for outstanding performance in marketing for a newspaper publishing company.
As Managing Director of DIGITAL DEVELOPMENT division at SPH Magazines, Joseph is responsible for spearheading the Group’s overall digital growth, including the expansion of SPHM’s existing online properties and launching of new ones. These include the award-winning Hardwarezone.com and HerWorld.com. He will continue to plug into every part of the magazines group, bringing new & innovative solutions that make it easy for our readers to enjoy a wide variety of lifestyle & special interest content. And matching these growing communities of like-minded consumers with the right brands will bring enhanced value to both parties.
Prior to his current appointment, Joseph was at SPH as Vice President in the Corporate Development division before moving on to lead 701Search Pte Ltd in 2007 and subsequently SPH’s wholly owned subsidiary, SPH Interactive International, focusing on new media initiatives in the region.
Prior to joining SPH, Joseph had spent 4 years at Bertelsmann AG, spearheading Arvato’s Business Development and Strategic Planning for Asia Pacific, and before that 3 years with Abacus International heading up their New Technologies and Alternate Distribution Division.
One of the most well-known faces in the Singapore magazine publishing industry, Caroline Ngui leads a team of talented group editors and editors in ensuring that readers of SPH Magazines’ publications get editorial content and features of the highest quality. EDITORIAL division is set to deliver an even more extensive range of premium curated content as expected from a reputable publisher of choice: stories of the highest quality effectively amplified across all platforms and form factors, empowering extensive reach and depth of engagement.
Under Caroline’s charge, SPH Magazines has been presented with a host of awards both locally and regionally such as the Asian Print Awards, Asian Publishing Awards, IFRA Asia Media Awards, APEX Awards, Magnum Opus Awards. SPH Magazines was also honoured with accolades from the Magazines Publishers Association of Singapore (MPAS) and the Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA), proving that SPH Magazines is indeed the Publisher of Choice.