Singapore, 20 May 2008 – Tiger Aviation has announced the appointment of Rosalynn Tay as Managing Director, Tiger Airways Singapore effective 1 May 2008. Tay joined Tiger Aviation in February 2006 as the Group Chief Commercial and Marketing Officer. Reporting directly to Tiger Aviation Group CEO Tony Davis, Tay will now be responsible for the operations and development of the group’s largest operational base at Singapore’s Changi Airport. The vacancy has been created following the appointment of previous MD, Chris Ward as Managing Director Tiger Airways Australia last year.
Tay’s move to Managing Director role is in line with a management development at Tiger Aviation to support the Group’s growth plans for its various airline units across the Asia Pacific region. Tiger Aviation also recently announced the appointment of Chief Financial Officer Chin Sak Hin who joins the Group in June 2008.
Tiger Airways Singapore Managing Director Rosalynn Tay said,” It has been an enriching experience to be a part of the Tiger Aviation Group, during which Tiger Singapore expanded aggressively across Asia and Australia, and we successfully established Tiger Airways Australia. “I look forward to my new role as a dedicated MD for Tiger Airways Singapore and the opportunity to take the airline to new heights. The Singapore operations have been the backbone of the Tiger Airways Group and I’m honoured to now be at its helm,” said Tay.
Tiger Airways Group CEO and President Tony Davis said, “Rosalynn joined Tiger Airways as an experienced marketer and quickly extended her influence across a wide spectrum of marketing and commercial operations at a Group level. Rosalynn demonstrated her strong capabilities as an innovative leader in the competitive aviation arena. We are delighted that she has agreed to accept the challenge of this new role of Managing Director of Tiger Airways Singapore. We are confident that Tiger Singapore will continue to roar under her leadership and guidance.”
Source: Tiger Airways
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