Singapore Airlines has announced the appointment of Mr. David Gledhill to its Board as independent non-executive director and was effective September 1. Dr. Helmut Panke, who has been an independent non-executive director since September 1, 2009, will retire from the Board with effective the same day.
Mr. Gledhill is Group CIO as well as Head of Group Technology & Operations at DBS Bank, which he joined in 2008. Prior to that he was with JP Morgan for more than 20 years, holding senior regional positions in Technology & Operations in Singapore, Tokyo and London. His last role was as Managing Director and Head of Investment Bank Operations Asia.
Before joining JP Morgan, Mr. Gledhill was with British Telecom in the UK holding various roles in software and hardware design. He has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computing and Electronics from the University of Durham in the UK.