Mr Low Beng Ting was appointed to the Board on 8 July 2015. He serves as Chairman of the Nominating and Audit Committees. He is also a member of the Remuneration Committee. Mr Low is the founder of OEL, and has been its Director since incorporation in 15 September 1984.
He was subsequently appointed as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Managing Director on 20 July 1992. Prior to OEL, Mr Low held senior management positions in a group of local companies where he was involved in the sales and services of marine equipment and shipping.
Mr Low holds directorships in OEL (Holdings) Limited (formally Oakwell Engineering Limited) and Assimilated Technologies (S) Pte Ltd. He is also Non-Executive Chairman/Independent Director of Cosmosteel Holdings Limited, lead Independent Director of China YongSheng Limited and Independent Director of JP Nelson Holdings. Mr Low is currently Non-Executive Director of AA Vehicle Inspection Centre Pte. Ltd, Agropak Engineering (S) Pte Ltd, Autoswift Recovery Pte Ltd, SMF Centre for Corporate Learning Pte Ltd and SMF Global Pte Ltd.
Mr Low holds a Diploma in Electrical Engineering from the Singapore Polytechnic and a Diploma in Management Studies from the Singapore Institute of Management. He also holds a MBA (Chinese Programme) from the National University of Singapore. Mr Low has more than 30 years of experience in engineering fields related to the oil, gas, petrochemical, chemical and marine industries.
In recognition of his contribution to the community, he was conferred the Pingat Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Medal) and Bintang Bakti Masyarakat (Public Service Star) by the President of the Singapore in 2004 and 2009 respectively.