SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Yu-Tat-Ming

Yu Tat Ming
Chief Executive Officer

Mr Yu was appointed Chief Executive Officer of PacificLight in September 2009 and is responsible for the business strategy and future direction of the company.
Prior to joining PacificLight, Mr Yu was Vice President, Asset Management, Senoko Power Ltd, where he undertook a leading role in the capital project development, operation and maintenance of Senoko Power Station. During his 20 year tenure at Senoko, Mr Yu was also responsible for the construction of five generating units in addition to a major repowering project.

Mr Yu also previously worked for CLP Holdings Limited as station manager of its largest coal-fired power station.


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Apurva Suresh Jhalani
Chief Financial Officer

Mr Jhalani joined PacificLight in April 2017 as Chief Financial Officer and is responsible for managing the company’s financial matters.
Mr Jhalani previously served as the CFO of GMR Infrastructure (S) Pte Ltd, where he was responsible for equity funding, debt restructuring and securing project financing.   Mr Jhalani served as CFO of PacificLight Power Pte Ltd from 2011-14, where he was responsible for securing project financing for construction of the company’s 800MW power plant on Jurong Island.

Mr Jhalani has over 19-years’ experience in Finance, specialising in Corporate Finance, Project Finance, Structured Finance & Equity in addition to M&A transactions. 


Shivakumara

Kadur Krishnaswamy Rao Shivakumara             
Chief Operating Officer

Mr Shivakumara joined PacificLight in June 2016 as Chief Operating Officer and is responsible for the efficient and reliable performance of the company’s power plant, as well as the development of long-term Operations & Maintenance strategies in line with the company’s objectives and business plan. Mr Shivakumara previously worked as Project Director for PacificLight Power Pte Ltd from 2011-14 managing the successful construction of PacificLight’s 800MW Combine Cycle Gas Turbine Power Plant on Jurong Island.

Prior to his current appointment, Mr Shivakumara served as the Executive Vice President and Group CXO (Supply Chain Management) at GMR Group and was responsible for complete supply chain management and insurance requirements in the GMR Group. During his tenure at GMR Group, he implemented policies, processes, standardisation and procurement consolidation.

Mr Shivakumara has over 30 years’ experience in the field of power plant Operations & Maintenance, Project Management, Construction Management, Procurement and Contracts, Supply Chain Management across multinational organisations in power generation and airport infrastructure. 


Marcus-Tan

Marcus Tan Yam Ngee
General Manager, Portfolio Management

Mr Tan joined PacificLight in February 2012 and is the General Manager, Portfolio Management. He currently oversees operation of the physical power and gas markets, strategic oil stockpile, and portfolios of fuel derivatives and foreign currency. He is also responsible for the formulation of the company’s trading strategy.
Mr Tan has more than 19 years of working experience in the energy industry having been involved in power plant development, asset management of process plants and trading portfolios. Prior to joining PacificLight, Mr Tan was Assistant Vice President, Fuel Hedging & Procurement at Senoko Energy where he was responsible for fuel hedging and physical oil management.

During his tenure at Senoko, Mr Tan led the implementation of an energy trading risk management information system and helmed a major fuel turnover operation.


Geraldine-Tan

Geraldine Tan
General Manager, Retail

Ms Tan joined PacificLight in July 2012 as General Manager, Retail and is responsible for the retail business unit of PacificLight.
Previously Ms Tan was Assistant Vice President Customer Service at Sembcorp Power where she was responsible for retail operations across customer service, billing, collections and credit control for all power, gas and utilities customers. During her time at Sembcorp Power, Ms Tan was instrumental in the management of direct sales and marketing activities and was actively involved on behalf of the retail business in power industry regulatory matters.

Ms Tan has also held senior customer service roles at SP Services managing the team of service personnel at both call centre and customer service centres.