Keppel REIT has appointed Mr Alan Rupert Nisbet as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 October 2017.
Mr Nisbet, 66, is the Principal of Kanni Advisory, a consultancy specialising in financial and business advisory services. He retired from Deloitte in 2011 after a successful career which spanned 38 years.
Prior to his retirement, Mr Nisbet was the leader of Audit and Assurance Services for Deloitte Southeast Asia and Singapore, where he was responsible for overall audit and assurance operations, business development and quality control. He also established the Deloitte Enterprise Risk Service function in Singapore and led that practice division for four years, where he provided corporate governance, risk management, internal audit and IT security services to clients. Mr Nisbet has vast experience working in the US and the Asia Pacific region, including Australia, across multiple industries.
Mrs Penny Goh, Chairman of Keppel REIT Management, said, “We are pleased to have Alan join our Board. His extensive experience in the field of audit and risk management, coupled with his deep financial knowledge and accounting experience, will contribute to our drive for strong governance and transparency as we work on delivering sustainable long term value to Unitholders.”