To commemorate the official opening of Cogent 1.Logistics Hub on 22 February 2016, which also happened to be the 15th day of the Lunar New Year, Cogent presented a cheque of $168,888.88 to The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund and The Business Times Budding Artists Fund, as part of the Group’s double celebration which was made even more meaningful by giving back to the community.
Said Cogent’s CEO, “As Cogent grows, we will not forget our one important destiny – and that is to always be a Company with an unwavering passion for excellence and to be an Organisation with a heart of compassion.”
(From left) Cogent’s CEO Benson Tan, former Managing Director Edwin Tan, former Executive Chairman Tan Yeow Khoon, Business Times editor Alvin Tan and The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund general manager Tan Bee Heong with a cheque for $168,888.88.
Cogent’s CEO Benson Tan receiving the Platinum Award from Mr Warren Fernandez, Editor-in-Chief, English, Malay, Tamil Media Group and Editor, The Straits Times, Singapore Press Holdings in ChildAid 2016 , for donating S$168,888.88 to its beneficiaries- The Straits Times School Pocket Money Fund and The Business Times Budding Artists Fund.
Donors from ChildAid 2016 taking photo with their awards with Mr Warren Fernandez, Editor-in-Chief, English, Malay, Tamil Media Group and Editor, The Straits Times, Singapore Press Holdings.
From Left – Mr Benson Tan (CEO of Cogent Holdings), Mr Ian Willams (Deputy CEO and Chief Remediation Officer of HSBC Singapore), Mr Adam Rahman (MD, Head of Corporate Affairs of Citi ASEAN and Singapore, Mr Warren Fernandez, Mr Lee On Nam (Executive VP of Resorts World Sentosa), Mr Eric Tham (MD, Head of Group Commercial Banking of UOB), Mr Kazuhiro Saito (CEO of Suntory Beverage and Food Asia)
ChildAid 2016’s Guest of Honour, President Tony Tan and the First Lady, taking a picture with donors and senior management of Singapore Press Holdings.