• Former CTO, Dr. John W.K. Lim rejoins to spearhead technology
  • Mr. Lam Ah Wah returns to head Pre-Sales Support and Solutioning
  • Veteran consultant Mr. Charles A. Cleveland named Director of US Operations
  • Mr. Timothy S. Stewart returns as Director of Sales for US
SINGAPORE, August 25, 2005 - Singapore Exchange Mainboard-listed Stratech Systems Limited is pleased to announce that several former members of senior management have rejoined the Company. Having emerged as a technology leader in the US, Europe and Australia, this "homecoming" puts the Company in an even better position to charge forward to be the market leader in intelligent Vision and intelligent Systems.

Responsible for spearheading technology as Chief Technology Officer is Dr. John W.K Lim, a former Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) and Ministry of Defence, Singapore (MINDEF) postgraduate Defense Technology Training Award scholarship holder. Dr. Lim has more than twenty years of experience in developing, managing and operating large scale IT and C3I systems. While in MINDEF, he was responsible for IT Security, Advanced Technology and Enterprise Systems. He holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Essex, UK and specializes in the field of Computer Vision. Dr. Lim's contributions to Stratech include successfully implementing the Online Open COE Bidding System and spearheading Computer Vision.

Returning to head Pre-Sales Support and Solutioning is Mr. Lam Ah Wah who was with Stratech since 1997. Mr. Lam holds a Masters Degree in Science in Systems Control and Information Technology, as well as a Masters Degree of Science in Bioinformatics and is concurrently completing his PhD in Engineering Mechanics at the Nanyang Technological University. He held various staff appointments during his 18 years of service with the Republic of Singapore Navy, including Commanding Officer of a naval vessel. Mr. Lam has played a major role in helping Stratech win mega mission critical projects and he will continue to lead in the design of innovative systems.

Together with Dr. Lim and Mr. Lam, Mr. Peter K.T Nwee, Chief Technology Strategist, and Dr. Kennedy K.M. Chew who is Technical Fellow and Director of Alliances are the cornerstones of the Company's technology and innovation.

Taking charge on the American front is Mr. Charles A. Cleveland, who joins Stratech as Director of US Operations. A veteran consultant, Mr. Cleveland possesses sixteen years of strategic consulting with Arthur D. Little International, AT Kearney International and Booz Allen & Hamilton. He will be responsible for the strategic planning and build-up of the Group's US operations.

Rejoining to support Mr. Cleveland as Director of US Sales is Mr. Timothy A. Stewart. He was previously the Company's Technical Director. Mr. Stewart's past appointments includes being a former Managing Director of Telerate R&D as well as Asia Pacific Regional Director at NASDAQ-listed Entrust Technologies.

About Stratech Systems Limited

Stratech Systems Limited ("Stratech") is an emerging world-class Advanced Technology and e-Systems developer. Stratech delivers large-scale real-time mission critical systems for Governments and Businesses in the Homeland Security / Defense, Transportation and e-Business / e-Government markets. Stratech brings together world-class expertise, software, intellectual assets and unique technology capabilities in the areas of Computer / intelligent Vision (iV), intelligent Transport Systems (iTS) and e-Systems to enable her customers to meet existing and future operational challenges, gain significant strategic advantage and seize new business opportunities. Stratech focuses on providing products and solutions to real-world challenges where traditional IT technologies are inadequate. Stratech's "Connected Reality" solutions exploit state-of-the-art Info-Comm Technologies that connect the Net and the real-world more effectively and transparently, thereby enabling customers to leverage on the power of the Net to solve difficult real-world challenges.

Formed in 1989, Stratech has established an impressive track recording serving customers in industries such as Government, Homeland Security, Defense, Transportation (land, air and sea), Aerospace, Healthcare and Financial Services. Stratech is recognised as a leader in innovation and technology, is extremely entrepreneurial, developing and implementing advanced technology solutions that achieve significant business transformation and competitive advantage for its customers.

Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Exchange, Stratech is headquartered in Singapore and targets markets in Asia, the Middle East, Australia, Europe, North and South America.

For more information, please contact:

Gary Tan
Corporate Communications Division
Tel: +65 6799 6650
Fax: +65 6323 2177