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Eugene Leong

Eugene Leong

Non-Executive, Non-Independent Director
  • Appointed 1 November 2019
  • Chairman of Risk Management Committee
  • Member of Audit Committee
Mr Eugene Leong is currently the Chief Operating Officer of BP’s supply and trading business in the Eastern Hemisphere and oversees marketing, origination and regional operations in the Middle East, Japan, China, Korea, India and Indonesia. Prior to this, he was the Head of Integrated Supply and Trading’s (“IST”) Executive Office reporting to the IST CEO, supporting the IST business by enabling strategy and commercial cases in BP. He has also held roles in origination where he developed physical oil deals and asset opportunities to enable the growth of IST’s oil trading business in Asia.

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.