Government Chief Digital
Technology Officer

Chan Cheow Hoe

Government Chief Digital Techology Officer

As the Government Chief Digital Technology Officer, Cheow Hoe oversees the development of the Government’s digital infrastructure and digital technology capability, as well as talent development in information and communication technology and smart systems. He also oversees the development of platforms to enable resource sharing and interoperability across the Government, so as to drive the development and delivery of innovative government digital services for citizens and businesses.

In his role as Deputy Chief Executive (Products) at GovTech, Cheow Hoe oversees multi-disciplinary teams that develop and manage key Government digital products, such as the National Digital Identity.

Cheow Hoe has more than two decades of extensive experience both in the public and private sectors, with a strong track record in leading digital transformation changes in organisations and the Government. Prior to joining GovTech, Cheow Hoe held senior appointments in international banks and consulting companies in the areas of technology, operations, finance and business. Cheow Hoe graduated from the National University of Singapore, and obtained his masters from Wharton School.