Mr Desmond Tay

Mr Desmond Tay

Vice President, Strategic Planning

Mr Desmond Tay was appointed Vice President, Strategic Planning at City Gas in May 2021.

Mr Tay began his professional career with ExxonMobil Singapore as a process engineer in 2004. He moved on to different roles in business analysis and greenfield projects commissioning before joining Asia Pacific Resources Int’l Ltd as Global Market Intelligence Manager.

At KPMG’s Management Consulting practice, Mr Tay last held the position of Associate Director and led several cross-border strategies and business transformation projects in the Energy & Natural Resources sector.

Prior to joining City Gas, Mr Tay was Regional Manager at Vopak for the Asia and Middle East markets, where he led the Corporate Finance practice, held pivotal roles in deal structuring, investment proposal evaluations and steered shareholders negotiations with joint ventures partners.

Mr Tay holds Honours Bachelor and Master of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Toronto, as well as a Master of Business Administration from the National University of Singapore.