Mr Desmond Phang
Assistant Director Planning & Control for Naval Systems, Defence Science and Technology Agency, Singapore Government
Desmond PHANG is the Assistant Director (Planning & Control) for Naval Systems Programme Centre, Defence Science and Technology Agency (DSTA), overseeing governance, budget and resource management, training and processes for the Programme Centre. Prior to this role, he was the project manager for the Republic of Singapore Navy’s (RSN) Mine Countermeasures Unmanned Surface Vessels, where he successfully led their Full-Scale Development and transition to RSN’s Test & Evaluation phase. He also contributed towards acquiring and integrating advanced underwater weapons and sensors for the RSN. Desmond graduated from the Nanyang Technological University with a Beng. in Mechanical Engineering in 2007.