Began aviation career as a pilot with the Republic of Singapore Air Force. Flew multi-engine turboprop and jet aircraft. Was Chairman of the Flying Control Committee of Asian Aerospace 2002.
Prior to current position, was Head of Operations at Jetstar Asia and Viva Macau. Was COO of Jetstar Pacific in Vietnam.
Led the team at Tigerair Taiwan to achieve its AOC in September 2014, making it the first LCC in Taiwan. Tigerair Taiwan is also a new airline in Taiwan after 23 years. It is a Joint Venture between China Airlines and Tiger Airways Holdings. Tigerair Taiwan inaugural flight was on 26 September 2014. It has 9 A320s as at June 2016 with its 10th aircraft joining the fleet in January 2017.
Holds an MBA in Aviation Management from RMIT University, Melbourne.