UBM SES (formerly Singapore Exhibition Services) has announced that Lindy Wee, who has held the chief executive role since January 2015, will be stepping down and continue to serve as a non-executive director.
She will be succeeded by Paul Wan. Currently the managing director of UBMSingapore, Wan will head up UBM SES effective from July 1, 2017.
Paul Wan joined UBM Asia in 2005, where he was responsible for the sales and business development of the jewellery portfolio. He was promoted to managing director of UBM Singapore in 2011, where he expanded the portfolio of this company. Wan is also the director of two other UBM companies, Seatrade Communications Singapore and Sea Asia Singapore.
Prior to her chief executive post, Wee was director of PR and conferences, responsible for upholding the depth and breadth of the conference and workshop topics held alongside the company’s portfolio of trade exhibitions.