May 13, 2020
Non-Executive, Non-Independent Director
- Appointed 1 November 2019
- Chairman of Risk Management Committee
- Member of Audit Committee
Prior to BP, Mr Leong was the Director of Energy & Chemicals at the Singapore Economic Development Board, overseeing investment inflows in the refining, petrochemical, lubricants and utilities industry in Singapore. He spearheaded the development of Jurong Island as an integrated refining and petrochemicals park. During his career with the Singapore Economic Development Board, he also held the role of Head of Energy and covered energy policy related issues ranging from energy mix, climate change and LNG.
Mr Leong was also a portfolio and investment manager for EDB Investments Pte Ltd, the corporate investment arm of the Singapore Economic Development Board, covering the energy and clean technology portfolio. In this role, he served on the boards of several portfolio companies, joint ventures and led investment / divestment transactions.
He holds a Masters in Chemical Engineering from Imperial College London, which he attended on a Singapore government scholarship.