09 Aug '11, 2pm

Tan Kin Lian defends record at NTUC Income - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Tan Kin Lian defends record at NTUC Income - Straits Times Singapore #TEAMFOLLOWBACK

Presidential hopeful and former NTUC Income chief executive Tan Kin Lian (above) has responded to the cooperative, which said last week that his departure was linked to a need for Income to professionalise itself. -- ST PHOTO: SAMUEL HE By Andrea Ong PRESIDENTIAL hopeful and former NTUC Income chief executive Tan Kin Lian has responded to the cooperative, which said last week that his departure was linked to a need for Income to professionalise itself. In a post on his blog, Mr Tan said he could have run Income in a 'more professional way', which he equated with spending more on things like advertising, hiring management consultants, first-class air travel and corporate image. But he chose instead to 'be frugal' and keep expenses low, so that Income could give a better return to its policy holders. 'The ultimate test is as follows - will a 'more professional' approach give...

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