1. Mr Eric Yap Wee Teck, aged 43, will be appointed Commissioner, Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) with effect from 1 Feb 2012. Mr Yap is currently the Senior Director of Emergency Services, SCDF.
2. Mr Ng Ser Song, aged 49, will be appointed Director, Central Narcotics Bureau (CNB) on the same date. Mr Ng, who holds the rank of Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police, is currently the Director of Police Intelligence Department.
Ministry Of Home Affairs
24 January 2012
Yap Wee Teck Eric
1. Assistant Commissioner (AC) Eric Yap Wee Teck (叶伟德), aged 43, joined the Singapore Civil Defence Force (SCDF) in 1993. He graduated in 1993 from the University of Ulster, United Kingdom. He was awarded a Masters of Arts in Management & Organisation Communication from Emerson College, USA on a Fulbright Scholarship in 2001.
2. AC Yap has held several key appointments, including Commander of First Division SCDF and Director of Operations Department, SCDF HQ. AC Yap was also the Senior Director of the Homefront Security Division in Ministry of Home Affairs HQ from 2008 to 2010, prior to his current appointment as Senior Director of Emergency Services, SCDF.
3. AC Yap was awarded the Public Administration Medal (Bronze) in 2004.
Ng Ser Song
1. Senior Assistant Commissioner of Police (SAC) Ng Ser Song (黄思松), aged 49, joined the Singapore Police Force (SPF) in 1987, after graduating from the National University of Singapore. He was awarded a Masters of Arts in Defence & International Security from the University of Reading, UK on a Singapore Government Scholarship in 1993.
2. SAC Ng has held various key positions in the Home Team, including Deputy Director, Criminal Investigation Department, Deputy Director of the Central Narcotics Bureau, and his current post of Director, Police Intelligence Department.
3. SAC Ng was awarded the Public Administration Medal (Silver) in 2010.