Our Board believes in the benefits of diversity in its membership, including experience, skills and gender, and strives to maintain the right balance. It comprises individuals with deep knowledge and experience in core and diverse business sectors within local, international and global markets, bringing an insightful range of perspectives to the business.

Steven Terrell Clontz
Steven Terrell Clontz

Board Chairman,
Chairman of Strategy Committee


Terry is Senior Executive Vice-President, International, at Singapore Technologies Telemedia Pte Ltd (ST Telemedia). He is the Chairman of Cloud9 Technologies, LLC and a Director of STT GDC Pte. Ltd., Armor Defense Inc., Commerce Parent, Inc, Commerce Topco, LLC and Lumen Technologies, Inc. (formerly known as CenturyLink, Inc.). He served as the CEO of StarHub for 11 years before retiring on 1 January 2010.

Terry is a well-regarded veteran in the telecommunications and media industry with over 47 years of extensive experience. He brings with him invaluable knowledge of the telecoms and media industry and extensive management expertise. During his 11 years at the helm of StarHub, Terry led StarHub in a number of major milestones including the transformation of StarHub from being Singapore’s third mobile player in 2000 to a fully-integrated “quad-play” service provider; merging StarHub with the then Singapore Cable Vision in 2002; bringing StarHub public in 2004 on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange; and advancing StarHub’s market position to become Singapore’s second largest mobile operator in 2005. Terry began his career in the USA. From 1996 to 1998, he served as the President and CEO of IPC Information Systems Inc., based in New York. Prior to that, Terry held senior executive positions at BellSouth International, Inc. He was the President of BellSouth International (Asia-Pacific), Inc. between 1991 and 1994.

Terry holds a Bachelor of Science (Physics Major) from the University of North Carolina, USA.

Nikhil Eapen
Nikhil Eapen

Chief Executive and Executive Director


Nikhil is Chief Executive and Executive Director of StarHub. Nikhil brings 20 years of experience in the global ICT sector working with senior executive teams to drive growth and make synergistic investments in infrastructure and enterprise communications and technology. Nikhil is responsible, together with the Executive team, for leading StarHub’s transformation and competitiveness and creating value for all stakeholders.

Prior to StarHub, Nikhil was Deputy Chief Executive Officer, ST Telemedia and President & Group Chief Executive Officer of ST Telemedia’s Infrastructure Technology (InfraTech) where he led corporate development activities across its communications, data centres and technology holdings, most recently building and acquiring cloud-centric platforms in IT, cybersecurity and enterprise software. Nikhil also previously served as a member of StarHub’s Board Strategy Committee.

Before joining ST Telemedia, Nikhil was an investment banker for over 18 years at Citigroup, working in the firm’s Hong Kong, New York and South East Asian offices. From 2008 to 2015, he was Managing Director & Head of Asia-Pacific Technology, Media & Telecommunications Corporate & Investment Banking at Citigroup, based in Hong Kong, where he led capital markets and M&A transactions across South East Asia, Greater China, India and the US.

Nikhil holds a Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Economics from University College London. He is a Singaporean and married with two daughters and a son.

Paul Ma Kah Woh
Paul Ma Kah Woh

Independent Director,
Chairman of Audit Committee


Paul is the non-executive Chairman of Mapletree North Asia Commercial Trust Management Ltd and a Director of Mapletree Investments Pte Ltd. He is a member of the Advisory Board of The Asian Civilisations Museum. Paul was a senior partner of KPMG Singapore, where he was in charge of the Audit & Risk Advisory Practice and Risk Management function until his retirement in September 2003.

Paul is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, and a Member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.

Stephen Geoffrey Miller
Stephen Geoffrey Miller

Non-Executive Director,
Chairman of Risk Committee


Stephen is the President & Group Chief Executive Officer of ST Telemedia and is also a member of ST Telemedia’s Board of Directors. He also serves on the Board of TeleChoice International Limited.

Stephen joined ST Telemedia in 2005 and held various senior positions including Chief Financial Officer and President & Chief Operating Officer. He played a crucial role in enhancing ST Telemedia’s business competitiveness and asset portfolio while simultaneously maintaining prudent financial management. Prior to joining ST Telemedia, Stephen was Financial Advisor to the company on the combination of its data centre business with Equinix and Pihana Pacific, creating one of the world’s largest carrier-neutral data centre network. Stephen has more than 25 years of global investment, financial management, strategic planning and Communications, Media and Technology (CMT) industry experience. He spent over 14 years of his career in investment banking with Credit Suisse, primarily heading its telecommunications and media group throughout Asia and the Pacific.

Stephen holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, with First Class Honours in Economics and Finance, from the University of New South Wales, Australia.

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Nihal Vijaya Devadas Kaviratne CBE

Lead Independent Director,
Chairman of Nominating and Governance Committee


Nihal serves on the boards of Olam International Limited in Singapore and GlaxoSmithKline Pharmaceuticals Limited in India. He is the Chairman of Caraway Pte. Ltd., a subsidiary of Olam International Limited. He is also a Senior Advisor of Bain & Company for SEA and the Chairman of the Advisory Panel for Indonesia, SATS Ltd. He was appointed a member of the Global Corporate Resilience Advisory Council of McKinsey & Company, Inc. effective January 2018. Nihal held various senior level management positions in the Unilever group across Asia, Europe and Latin America over forty years.

Nihal was cited in the Queen’s 2004 New Year Honours List in the UK and was awarded the CBE (Commander of the Order of British Empire) for services to UK business interests in Indonesia. He was chosen by Business Week in 2002 for the Stars of Asia Award as one of the “25 leaders at the forefront of change”.

Nihal holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) with a major in Economics from Bombay University, India and has attended various management development programmes in India, Australia, the UK and the USA, including the Advanced Executive Programme conducted by Kellogg School of Management, Northwestern University and the Advanced Management Program at the Harvard Business School, USA.

Michelle Lee Guthrie
Michelle Lee Guthrie

Independent Director,
Chairman of Executive
Resource and Compensation Committee


Michelle is non-executive Chairman of Mighty Kingdom Limited, an unlisted public company registered in Australia. She is also a Director of Catapult Group International Limited, an Australian company listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and Hoppr Ltd, an unlisted public company in Australia. She has extensive experience and expertise in media management, content development, and a detailed knowledge of both traditional broadcasting and the new digital media landscape. Over the last 26 years, Michelle has worked for a range of broadcasting and media organisations in Australia, Europe and Asia, including the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, BSkyB, Star TV and Google. She is well placed to guide StarHub’s strategic development, with her extensive knowledge of the Asian media market, digital technology and digital disruption.

Michelle holds a Bachelor of Arts and Law (Honours) from Sydney University.

Nayantara Bali
Nayantara Bali

Independent Director


Nayantara is a Director of ANV Consulting Pte Ltd, a boutique management consultancy based in Singapore. She is a business leader with over 28 years of Asia-Pacific CEO and leadership experience at the international marketing powerhouse, Procter & Gamble (P&G). At P&G, Nayantara held various senior level management positions, including Vice-President of the Asia-Pacific Beauty Care, Global Skin Care and Gillette Asia business units. Nayantara has vast experience in the FMCG sector including how to build winning customer centric plans in a fast changing and digitally disrupted environment. She served on the Boards of P&G Gillette India from 2011 to 2013 and P&G Health & Hygiene India from 2003 to 2005. Nayantara was a member of P&G’s Global Business Leadership Council and The Global Diversity & Inclusion Council.

Nayantara holds a Bachelor of Arts in Economics from Stella Maris College, University of Madras, and a Post Graduate Diploma in Business Management from the Indian Institute of Management - (IIM) Ahmedabad.

Ng Shin Ein
Ng Shin Ein

Independent Director


Shin Ein is the Co-founder of Gryphus Capital Management Pte Ltd, a fund management firm focused on private equity and special situations investments. She also serves on the boards of other listed companies and Grab Holdings Inc. She has been Singapore’s Non-Resident Ambassador to Hungary since 2013. From 2002 to 2006, she was Director (Listings) and a member of the Singapore Exchange (“SGX”) IPO Committee at SGX. Shin Ein served on the Board of NTUC Fairprice Cooperative Limited from 2008 to 2017, and was a corporate lawyer at Lee & Lee from 1997 to 2002.

Shin Ein holds a Bachelor of Laws (Honours) from Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of London, and a Postgraduate Diploma in Singapore Law from the National University of Singapore.

Lionel Yeo Hung Tong
Lionel Yeo Hung Tong

Independent Director


Lionel is the Chief Executive Officer and Director of SportsHub Pte. Ltd., a company that manages the Singapore Sports Hub. He was CEO Advisor at Grab from September 2018 to 31 December 2019, and the Chief Executive of the Singapore Tourism Board from June 2012 to May 2018. Prior to that, he was the Dean & CEO of the Singapore Civil Service College and Deputy Secretary (Development) in the Public Service Division of the Prime Minister’s Office. His work for the Singapore government also included securing FTAs and market access for Singapore companies (Ministry of Trade & Industry), designing tax reforms for economic competitiveness and fiscal sustainability (Ministry of Finance), and promoting culture and the arts (Ministry of Information and The Arts).

Lionel holds a Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science and a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Sloan School of Management.

Teo Ek Tor
Teo Ek Tor

Non-Executive Director


Ek Tor is Chairman of PrimePartners Group Pte Ltd, PrimePartners Corporate Finance Pte Ltd and Aris PrimePartners Asset Management Pte Ltd, a joint venture asset management company based in Singapore. He is also Non-Executive Chairman of ST Telemedia, STT Communications Ltd and Asia Mobile Holdings Pte. Ltd. Ek Tor has vast experience in investment banking and asset management in Asia, and brings with him in-depth financial and analytical expertise. He had contributed to and been instrumental in the development of two major regional investment banking groups – Morgan Grenfell Asia (1980-1993) and BNP Prime Peregrine (1997-1999). Ek Tor held senior executive positions within the Morgan Grenfell Asia group and was the Regional Managing Director of BNP Prime Peregrine (Singapore) Ltd.

Ek Tor holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Business Administration, from the University of Western Ontario, Canada.

Naoki Wakai
Naoki Wakai

Non-Executive Director


Wakai-san is the President and Chief Executive Officer of NTT Singapore Pte. Ltd., the regional headquarters of NTT Communications Corporation for the Asia Pacific region, since 1 July 2017. He is also the Head of NTT Singapore Solutions Pte. Ltd. Wakaisan joined Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Company (NTT) in 1989 and has more than 21 years’ experience in international telecommunications and IT business. He was involved in the establishment of subsidiaries and branch offices in China, Taiwan and Korea, and played a major role in the construction of international submarine cable systems. After serving as Senior Manager of IP Transit Business at NTT Com Asia (Hong Kong) and Director of International Business at Verio (USA), he became Head of Server Hosting Team in 2006, Head of Carrier Relations in 2008, and VP of Global IP Network in 2009. Prior to becoming the President and Chief Executive Officer of NTT Singapore, he served as Deputy Managing Director and COO of NTT Europe Limited for five years.

Wakaisan holds a Bachelor of Laws from the Keio University, Japan and a Master of Economics from the International University of Japan.

Naoki Wakai
Ahmad Al-Neama

Non-Executive Director


Ahmad is the President Director and Chief Executive Officer of Indosat Ooredoo. He has more than 16 years’ experience with the Ooredoo Group in various operational and management roles, including Group Chief Technology Officer, Chief Sales & Service Officer and Senior Director of Radio Networks. He has extensive experience in the telecommunications industry, with a proven track record of effective management, team leadership, project management, business development and strategy.

Ahmad serves on the Boards of Ooredoo Myanmar Ltd, Asia Mobile Holdings Pte. Ltd. and Shenington Investments Pte Ltd.

He holds a degree in Engineering (Electrical and Electronics Engineering) from the University of Colorado at Denver.