Lee Kee Siang
Director, National Library Board (NLB) / CIO ASEAN 2013
Lee Kee Siang is the Director of Resource Discovery & Management (RDM) at the National Library Board (NLB) in Singapore. In this role, he oversees the division that manages the library resource acquisition, cataloguing, processing, delivery, warehousing storage as well as digitisation of library and archives materials and digital preservation.
Concurrently, Kee Siang is also Chairman of Library & Archives Solutions (LAAS), a wholly owned subsidiary of the NLB. LAAS is the sole distributor of NLB’s products and services. LAAS offers library and archives related consultancy services, training services, operational management services and digitisation services locally and internationally.
Prior to taking on the portfolio as Director, RDM and Chairman of LAAS, Kee Siang was CIO of NLB, providing leadership in formulating IT strategies and adoption of IT which transformed the organisation’s services capabilities. Under Kee Siang’s leadership, NLB won several ICT awards and accolades both locally and internationally, including the ASEAN CIO Award from IDG in 2013.
Kee Siang has more than 35 years experience working in the IT Industry before making the shift to undertake more business centric portfolios. He is the Honorary Auditor of the IT Management Association and Fellow of the Singapore Computer Society.