Selina Foong joined AWWA in February 2018 as Senior Director, Corporate Services, overseeing Finance, IT and Facilities and Admin.
Selina has over 30 years’ experience in Finance and Accounting having held various senior management positions across industries in multinational companies in the Asia Pacific Region. These companies include McDermott South East Asia, Matrix Telecommunications and SAP Asia.
Her experience includes areas such as external audit, consolidation, corporate governance, risk management, treasury, cross border taxation, management and statutory accounting, corporate secretarial matters, finance transformation, process and system improvements and shared services.
While with SAP, Selina was instrumental in designing, building, implementing and running the first Finance Shared Services Organisation in SAP worldwide. The success of the Asia Pacific Finance Shared Services led to the set-up of Shared Services in all other regions across SAP globally, not only in Finance but in other lines of business such as human resources. During her term of service, the Asia Pacific Finance Shared Services won four external awards with IQPC, MIS Asia and SSON.
When Shared Services was globalised, Selina was appointed global head for one of the service lines.
Prior to joining AWWA, Selina was supporting a start-up business in the logistics sector in the area of finance and fund raising.
Selina holds a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from the National University of Singapore and is a member of the Institute of Singapore Chartered Accountants.