Vincent Tan is the Senior Vice President Rail Operations / International Engagement with SMRT Trains Ltd. Concurrently; he is the Senior Principal Fellow, Rail Operations with SMRT Institute Pte Ltd. He has more than 30 years Railway experience in Operations, Transport Planning and Engineering.
He is the President of COMET 2016, an International Railway Benchmarking Group of Operators, administered by the Railway and Transport Strategy Centre at Imperial College London. He is also currently a member of the Industrial Advisory Committee for Sustainable Infrastructure Engineering at the Singapore Institute of Technology.
Prior to his career with SMRT, he was a principal mechanical engineer with the Port of Singapore Authority, and had served on the Standards Committee in SPRING Singapore (previously known as Singapore Productivity and Standards Board) for 3 years.
Vincent holds an Honours degree in Mechanical Engineering from King’s College, University of London and a Masters of Science in Technological Economics from the University of Stirling in Scotland.