Managing Director, Services
Vice President, Strategic Relations Office
Colin Lim, as Managing Director, SMRT Services, oversees the rail-related technical service and support capabilities both locally and overseas. As Vice President, Strategic Relations Office, he develops and executes government relations strategy, and leads the development of specific strategic initiatives to support the legislative and regulatory priorities that impact the SMRT Group.
Mr Lim has extensive experience in the transport industry. He worked for IBM UK, where his last role was Geography Leader, Intelligent Transport Systems, then a new IBM business initiative for which he identified and developed new markets and opportunities for IBM globally. He also served in the Ministry of Transport and the Land Transport Authority where he was the Group Director for Vehicle and Transit Licensing. He also chaired the Distance Fares Implementation Steering Committee.
Prior to joining SMRT, Mr Lim was in the Singapore Administrative Service where his last appointment was Senior Director of the Planning and Organisation Division in the Ministry of Home Affairs. He has lived in Silicon Valley and London, and has worked on numerous transport bids and projects around the world.
Mr Lim holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Oxford and a Bachelor of Science (Economics) (Honours) from the London School of Economics.