Mr Tan Kian Woo
Vice President (Finance) Designate
Mr Tan Kian Woo was appointed Vice President (Finance) Designate at the National University of Singapore on 3 September 2018.
Kian Woo was most recently Vice President, Finance at Sealed Air Corporation, where he held regional CFO positions in Asia Pacific, Middle East and Africa. Sealed Air is a Fortune 500 and S&P 500 US multinational company focused on packaging solutions, with businesses in food packaging and product protection, and annual sales revenue in excess of US$4 billion. At Sealed Air, Kian Woo provided strong financial leadership in the areas of merger, acquisition and divestiture, as well as business growth and performance.
Prior to this, Kian Woo was with Unilever for 16 years, where he led finance, IT and logistics in Hong Kong and Singapore; in addition, he was Regional Treasurer, Asia Pacific during 2000 and 2003. He left Unilever as its Commercial Director, Hong Kong in 2006 to join Sealed Air.
Kian Woo graduated from NUS with a Bachelor of Accountancy (Honours) in 1988, and is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of Singapore.