Mr Sim Wee Meng
Managing Director

Mr Sim Wee Meng was appointed Managing Director of MSI Global Private Limited from 1 July 2012. He also holds the appointment of Senior Group Director with the Land Transport Authority of Singapore.

Mr Sim has close to 30 years of railway experience and has been working with the railway authority since 1983. His experience on transit projects cover civil, electrical, mechanical and project management disciplines.

As the Project Manager for Bukit Panjang LRT in 1996, he has undertaken all the Electrical and Mechanical (E&M) works. He was appointed as Project Director in 1998 and oversee the project which was completed in 1999. This pilot project was carried out successfully resulting in building another two LRT systems in the north eastern part of Singapore.

In 2000, he was responsible in overseeing the entire electrical and mechanical works on the North East Line project, the world first fully automatic heavy rail transit system. He managed 16 major electrical and mechanical contracts as well as 30 minor contracts, with a total value of approximately S$1 billion. The project was completed successfully in 2002 and handed over to the Operator, SBS Transit in May 2003.

For delivering successfully the world first fully automatic heavy mass rapid transit system, in November 2003, he was awarded the Outstanding Project Manager by the Singapore Society of Project Managers. In the same year, he was awarded International Outstanding Project Manager by the International Construction Project Management Union, People's Republic of China.

After the North East Line project, Mr Sim was promoted to the post of Director for E&M of Circle Line project. He is currently the Senior Group Director for Rail (Circle and Downtown Lines) and is responsible in overseeing the delivering of all the rail projects which include the Circle Line, Boon Lay Extension and Downtown Line. The total project cost of the three projects is approximately Singapore $19.3 billion.

He was also involved in various projects undertaken by MSI Global, notably the Shanghai Line 10 and Marmaray project in Turkey.