Portrait of Mr. Lee Hee Seng, Chairman of Housing and Development Board

 

Title
Portrait of Mr. Lee Hee Seng, Chairman of Housing and Development Board
Description
This is a head-and-shoulder portrait of Mr. Lee Hee Seng, Chairman of Housing and Development Board from April 1971 to March 1975. He was Member (Feb 1980-Jul 1988) and later, Chairman of Public Service Commission (Aug 1988-Jul 1998); Chairman of Asia Commercial Bank (1982) and Lee Kuan Yew Exchange Fellows (1990); Director (1972), Managing Director (1980-1989), Chairman (1988-1995), Deputy Group Chairman (1989-1995) and later, Group Chairman of Overseas Union Bank (May 1995-2001); and Deputy Chairman and later, Senior Deputy Chairman of United Overseas Bank (2001-May 2003). Mr. Lee was made Justice of the Peace in 1979, and awarded the Singapore government's Meritorious Service Medal and Distinguished Service Order in 1976 and 1989 respectively. Title devised by Library staff.
Source
Taken from book Singapore Housing & Development Board Workers' Union 5th anniversary souvenir programme in aid of building fund dinner and dance, page 3