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Mr Richard Lim














ST Logistics Pte Ltd


Rear Admiral (Retired) Richard Lim has more than 30 years experience in the Singapore Ministry of Defence holding various appointments including Director Joint Operations and Planning, Chief of Navy, Deputy Secretary (Technology) and CIO, and Chief Executive of the Defence Science and Technology Agency.


His work has included roles in every phase of the systems development life cycle of complex defence systems where he has developed a deep practice-oriented professional interest in the conceptualization, development, management, operations and support of complex infrastructure, engineering and human activity systems. He continues his professional interest in complex systems as an independent consultant and as adjunct professor in the Division of Systems and Engineering Management, School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University.


Richard is Chairman and Director of ST Logistics Pte Ltd. He is also a Board member of Singapore Technologies Marine Ltd. Richard is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineers Singapore and an Honorary Fellow of the ASEAN Federation of Engineering Organisations. During his career, Richard has received the Singapore Public Administration Award Gold (Military) as well as several international awards including the Legion of Merit, Degree of Commander (USA), Order of the Polar Star (Sweden) and Officer of the Legion of Honour (France).