Ms CHI Ping Huey is a scholar who graduated with an LLB (Hons) Degree from the National University of Singapore. She is an Advocate and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Singapore.
Ping Huey has more than 25 years of legal (corporate & commercial) experience in various industries including banking, aerospace, utilities, food and gateway, investment as well as telecommunications sectors. She was Head of Legal in Singapore Technologies Aerospace, leading negotiations with numerous OEMs as well as working on various joint ventures, greenfield projects with many stakeholders, whether local or overseas. Ping Huey was also the General Counsel and company secretary in Singapore Power Limited and its principal subsidiaries. She was also heading up the Division of Administration and Governance in SATS Ltd. Ping Huey was also Group Counsel in The Straits Trading Company Limited (GC), where she provided leadership for the group’s legal & secretariat affairs as well as corporate governance. Besides the legal portfolio, Ping Huey advised the various boards (both listed and unlisted) and had oversight over the secretariat and governance matters.
With her vast experience in the corporate and commercial industries, Ping Huey had led and executed a number of M&A, financing transactions and post integration projects including the following: A$ 13.8 billion consortium bid, A$5.1 billion acquisition, A$2.128 billion sale of merchant energy business as well as putting in place S$8 billion Global MTN programme, US$300 million fixed rate notes under US$ 1.5 billion MTN programme.
With her participation under the Lawyers Go Global Program to Guangzhou in China, Ping Huey continues to take a keen interest in the Chinese laws and its developments. She remains in close contact with her Chinese counterparties and assists them as and when required. In 2019, she was invited to be a speaker at a Belt and Road Initiative (BRI) Forum in Guangzhou.
Ping Huey’s professional involvements include:
- Head of Legal, Singapore Technologies Aerospace
- General Counsel, Singapore Power Limited
- General Counsel, SATS Ltd
- Group Counsel, The Straits Trading Company Limited
- Group Counsel, NetLink Trust