Mr Huang was appointed as an Independent Director of M1 on 30 April 2015. He is also a board director of the Far East Organisation (FEO) Hospitality Asset Management Pte Ltd and the FEO Hospitality Trust Management Pte Ltd, the companies which manage the Far East Hospitality Trust.
Mr Huang has extensive experience in commercial and marketing activities. Before his retirement in 2010, Mr Huang was Executive Vice President – Marketing and the Regions at Singapore Airlines Limited (SIA), where he was overall in charge of the global commercial and marketing activities as well as SIA’s overseas offices. From 1987 to 1996, he was in charge of air cargo and developed SIA Cargo into a full-fledged division. During his stint at SIA, he was also the chairman of SIA Cargo Pte Ltd and Silkair Pte Ltd. He served on the boards of Virgin Atlantic Airways and the Singapore Tourism Board. He had amassed 10 years of overseas experience, working in Taiwan, France and Hong Kong from 1977 to 1987.
Outside of the corporate sector, Mr Huang serves as an Exco member in the Children's Aid Society, and formerly sat on the board of MINDS (Movement of the Intellectually Disabled of Singapore).
Mr Huang graduated from the University of Hawaii in 1971 with a Bachelor of Business Administration in 1971 and obtained a Master in Business Administration from the Michigan State University in 1973. He attended the Stanford University Senior Executive Program in 1995.