Singapore Telecommunications Limited (Singtel) has appointed Asia Pacific Foundation of Canada (APF Canada) Director Dominic Barton to its Board. Barton, also Chairman of the Board of Teck Resources and Global Managing Partner Emeritus with McKinsey & Company, served as McKinsey's Chairman in Asia from 2004 to 2009 and also headed McKinsey's office in Korea from 2000 to 2004. He was Global Managing Partner of McKinsey until July 2018, a role he held for nine years. Singtel Chairman Simon Israel said in a release that the diversity of Barton's experience will be invaluable as Singtel's digital transformation takes the group into businesses and partnerships that cut across multiple industries. Barton is also Chair of the Canadian Minister of Finance's Advisory Council on Economic Growth and a member of APF Canada's Asia Business Leaders Advisory Council.