Dr Ang Peng Tiam is our Executive Director and CEO and he was appointed to our Board on 10 September 2013. Dr Ang provides the vision and the strategic direction for our Group. From 1994 to 1997, Dr Ang was Senior Consultant and Head of Department in medical oncology at Singapore General Hospital, Singapore’s oldest and largest tertiary acute hospital and national referral center, as well as an Assistant Professor of Medicine. From 1991 to 1994, he was consultant and head of department at Singapore General Hospital as well. Prior to this, he was senior registrar for a year at Singapore General Hospital and resident registrar from 1986 to 1987. In between his stints as registrar in Singapore General Hospital, he was a fellow at the University Department of Oncology at the University of Texas, MD Anderson Cancer Centre at Houston, Texas from 1988 to 1989 and at the Division of Oncology at Stanford University in Palo Alto, California from 1989 to 1990. Dr Ang started his career as Medical Officer in the National University Hospital after serving as Medical Staff Officer at the Medical Services Headquarters in the Singapore Armed Forces.
Dr Ang holds a Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Singapore and a Master of Medicine (Internal Medicine) from the National University of Singapore. He also holds a Certificate of Specialist Accreditation accredited by the MOH, Republic of Singapore, Specialists Accreditation Board. Dr Ang is holds fellowship in many institutions. He is a fellow of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, the Academy of Medicine, United States of America, the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (UK) and the Royal College of Physicians, London (UK). In addition, he is also a member of the Royal College of Physicians.