IRAS Board oversees IRAS and ensures that it carries out its functions competently.
Members of the Board
Mr Peter Ong
Permanent Secretary (Finance)
Dr Tan Kim Siew
Mr Niam Chiang Meng
Permanent Secretary (National Population and Talent Divison)
Permanent Secretary (National Climate Change)
Mr Giam Chin Toon
Senior Counsel, Senior Partner, Wee Swee Teow & Co.
Adjunct Professor Lee Kwok Cheong
Chief Executive Officer, SIM Global Education
Mr Lim Joo Boon
Advisor, Phillip Private Equity Pte Ltd and OWW Capital Partners
Mr Pek Hak Bin
Partner, Head of Energy and Natural Resources, KPMG
Mr Pok Soy Yoong
Former Head of Tax, Ernst & Young
Mr Viswanathan Shankar
Chief Executive Officer, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Americas, Standard Chartered Bank
Ms Chin Li Fen
Assistant Commissioner, Corporate Development Division
The Audit Committee reviews whether IRAS' accounting and financial policies and internal controls are in place, adequate and adhered to. The Committee works closely with the external auditor, the Auditor-General, in reviewing the financial statements of IRAS, the scope of audit plans and the audit results. The Committee also reviews the annual audit plan of the Internal Audit Branch and the results of its work.
The Investment Committee sets investment policies and guidelines, and manages IRAS' surplus funds available for investments.
Staff Committee A
Staff Committee A is the approving authority for key remuneration policies in IRAS as well as key appointments, promotion and remuneration of senior executives in IRAS.