Metrojet, the premier provider of business aircraft services in Hong Kong and the region, is pleased to announce the appointment of Tan Siah-Joo as Director of Corporate Development. Tan will be responsible for strategic planning and development of the company.
An aircraft engineer by training, Tan has over 30 years of experience in the commercial aviation industry, notably within the Singapore Airlines Group, where the journey took him subsequently to senior management positions within its wholly owned subsidiaries, SilkAir and SIA Engineering Company. Areas under his purview include Engineering, Inflight, Ground, Cabin and Customer Services, Corporate Planning, Asset Management, Business Development and Project Management. Prior to joining Metrojet, Tan was the Director of Corporate Development in Gulf Air, based in Bahrain.
Tan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Management from the University of Technology, Sydney, Australia. He also completed an Executive program from Columbia University, USA.
“I am delighted to have Siah-Joo joining the Metrojet team,” said Björn Näf, CEO of Metrojet. ”With his unique background and extensive experience, Siah-Joo will be leading Metrojet’s corporate development and strategic planning to further enhance Metrojet’s position as a leading business aviation company in Asia.”