06 Jan '12, 10am

SMRT CEO Saw Phaik Hwa resigns - Yahoo! via @yahoosg

UPDATED (8:46pm to include details on Tan Ek Kia) SMRT chief executive officer Saw Phaik Hwa stepped down from her post on Friday afternoon following public outrage over train disruptions that affected thousands of commuters in December. In a statement, SMRT said that its board of directors has accepted Saw's resignation, and that one of its members, Tan Ek Kia , will assume interim responsibility for SMRT 's management as the board searches for a new CEO. A filing with the Singapore Exchange by SMRT showed that Saw's resignation is effective Friday and the reason cited is "to pursue personal interests ". The 57-year-old, however, will remain with the transport group to assist in investigations into the disruptions to train operations in December, as well as with its transition to new leadership, according to a statement released by SMRT. "The Board recognises the importan...

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