NTUC Fairprice

Mr Seah Kian Peng

CEO, NTUC Fairprice

Seah Kian Peng is the Chief Executive Officer of NTUC Fairprice Co-operative. Mr Seah has been with NTUC FairPrice since January 2001. During this period, he has worked with the team to transform NTUC FairPrice into a multi format retailer, and increased its market share and social impact whilst strengthening NTUC FairPrice’s brand equity. FairPrice group has a chain of over 290 stores, employs over 10,000 staff and an annual turnover of over S$3.4 billion. Fairpice was recently rated by Interbrand as the most valuable retail brand in South-East Asia and the 6th top retail brand in Asia Pacific.

Mr Seah is also a Member of Parliament. First elected in May 2006, he was re-elected in May 2011 and again in September 2015.

Mr Seah did his undergraduate studies in Australia under the Colombo Plan Scholarship. He is the Chairman of the Havard Business School Club of Singapore. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Marketing and also a Fellow of the Singapore Institute of Directors.

Mr Seah is active on the community front. He is Chairman of the Marine Parade Leadership Foundation and the Vice Chairman of the South East Community Development Council. He is also a Board member of the Singapore Olympic Foundation and National Parks Board.

Mr Seah has also been closely associated with the co-operative movement, being the Chairman of Singapore National Co-operatives Federation (SNCF) from 2002 – 2008. In Sept 2005, he was elected as a member of the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) Board of Directors, making him the first and only Singaporean to be on this global board in the history of ICA. He was re-elected in 2009 and again in 2013.