Portrait of Dr. Richard Hu Tsu Tau, Minister for Finance

 

Title
Portrait of Dr. Richard Hu Tsu Tau, Minister for Finance
Description
This is a head-and-shoulder portrait of Dr. Richard Hu Tsu Tau (胡赐道), Minister for Finance from May 1985 to November 2001. He was Chief Executive of the Shell Group of Companies in Malaysia (1974-Dec 1976); Chairman of the Shell Group of Companies in Singapore (1977-1983); Minister for Trade and Industry (Jan 1985), Health (May 1985-Dec 1986), and National Development (Sep 1992-Jan 1994); People's Action Party Member of Parliament for Kreta Ayer (1985-1997) and Kreta Ayer-Tanglin GRC (1997-2001); Vice- President of Anglo-Chinese School Old Boys' Association (1978); Chancellor of the Singapore Management University (July 2002-to date); Director (Dec 1970-1975) and later Managing Director (Jul 1983-Dec 1984) of the Monetary Authority of Singapore; Director (Aug 1981-to date) and later Managing Director (Jul 1983-Dec 1984) of Government of Singapore Investment Corporation or GIC; Chairman of the Monetary Authority of Singapore and the Board of Commissioners of Currency (Jan 1985-Dec 1997); and Chairman of CapitaLand Limited (Apr 2004) and GIC Real Estate Private Limited (2002-to date). His wife is Madam Irene Tan Dee Leng. TItle devised by Library staff.