Roger is responsible for driving CCL and BPLRT operations, maintenance and projects. Roger joined SMRT in Jun 2014. As Director, Project Planning and System Integration, he led the group in providing integrated multi-disciplinary support for various engineering projects, as well as initiating the growth of the group’s capabilities in people, processes and technology through strategic working relationships with corporate partners and government agencies. Subsequently in his role as Project Director, Track Infrastructure, Roger was responsible for the implementation of track system replacement projects, power rail replacement, and sleeper replacement on the North-South and East-West Line.
Prior to joining SMRT, Roger had 20 years of experience from the Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA), Singapore’s national authority for weapon acquisitions and development. In his last appointment with DSTA, Roger served as the Head of Capability Development of DSTA Land Systems, where he was accountable for engineering master planning, system design and integration, system qualification and in-service management for military vehicle-related projects.
Roger holds a Master of Science in Vehicle and Weapon Systems from Cranfield University and a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from the Nanyang Technological University.