Louis Lim, MBA'04D
Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Keppel Land
Louis Lim is the Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of Keppel Land. He was appointed as Chief Executive Officer in February 2021, after having served as its Chief Operating Officer since January 2018.
Louis was previously Director of Group Strategy & Development at Keppel Corporation, where he was responsible for Keppel’s corporate strategy and worked with Keppel’s business units on their strategic priorities. He was concurrently Managing Director of Keppel Technology and Innovation, a change agent and innovation catalyst he launched for the Keppel Group, which aims to transform how Keppel harnesses technology and innovation to create value for stakeholders.
Prior to joining the Keppel Group in 2016, Louis was a Partner with Bain & Company where he led the firm's Consumer Products & Retail as well as Change Management and Organisation practices in Southeast Asia. He began his career with the firm in 1997, working across Bain’s Southeast Asia, as well as Melbourne, San Francisco and Tokyo offices, on projects that spanned from Papua New Guinea to Nigeria. Louis leadership roles at Bain included heading Human Resources and Recruiting for Southeast Asia.
Louis is a board member of Keppel Infrastructure and Keppel Capital. He holds both a Bachelor and a Master of Economics degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and was elected to the scientific research society Sigma Xi. He graduated from the INSEAD MBA programme in December 2004, having spent time on both the Fontainebleau and Singapore campuses.